The Lion's Roar

Leaders inspire students with different approaches

Incoming and returning honors students were invited to the Honors Welcome on Aug. 20, hosted by the Honors and International Initiatives Office.
October 23, 2019

While some students direct their full attention on studies and attending class, some students juggle balancing academics and extra involvement on campus through organizations. Presidents of student...

10 years with Crain

About 10 years ago, on Feb. 17, 2009, Dr. John Crain became the president of the university. From faculty member for the College of Business to interim provost, Crain has served the university for 32 years.
February 19, 2019

On Feb. 17, 2009, the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System appointed Dr. John Crain as the president of the university. Serving at the university for a total of 32 years, Crain...

A day in the life of Dr. John L. Crain

A typical day for President of the university Dr. John L. Crain involves supervising various campus activities. He also represents the university and makes appearances at events like
November 20, 2018

President of the university Dr. John L. Crain strives to ensure a good experience for students as the university’s ambassador. The responsibilities of the president include overseeing various departments...

Crain’s presidential details

In his position as president, Dr. John Crain's responsibilities include assuming and retaining control of the university budget.
September 19, 2018

The highest position someone can hold at the university is the position of president. It seems like a president is mostly in charge of looking over everyone else and having the final say in a decision....

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