The Lion's Roar

Broadcasting professor Q&A: A significant time in the field

Professionals working in the field of broadcasting have had to adapt to new circumstances during the pandemic. Many have speculated that this is the industry’s most significant time.

Gabrielle Wood, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2020

The broadcasting industry has had to adapt to new circumstances while keeping the public informed during a pandemic. Cheryl Settoon, a communication and media studies instructor, answered some questions about the role of journalists during COVID-19. How did you start your career in broadcasting and what...

CSE hosts Q&A panels with health care professionals for students

CSE hosts Q&A panels with health care professionals for students

Austin Dewease, Staff Reporter

October 18, 2020

Mindy Notariano, assistant director for the Center for Student Excellence, has put together a panel of health care professionals for a Q&A session with the Health Sciences Living Learning Community.  The CSE is offering three different panels this semester, with the Health Sciences panel being t...

Mapping out the profession: Nursing professor Q&A

Nursing students complete activities in the lab. The nursing field covers a wide range of professions, from direct patient care to nursing informatics.

Jordyn Franklin, Staff Reporter

October 16, 2020

Nurses stand on the front lines of healthcare systems, providing patient care for the ill and injured. However, what lies behind the scenes may be unknown to some. Ashley Bordelon, assistant director and professor of nursing, shared an insider’s perspective on the nursing field and all that it e...

Q&A with economics professor: Financial stress and COVID-19

The current economic strain caused by COVID-19 has impacted working college students. Some students have lost jobs that support their higher education.

Elana Guillory, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2020

American unemployment is facing historical lows, consumer confidence is dwindling and bankruptcy for commercial businesses is set to reach the highest it has been in the last 10 years. Yu Hsing, professor of economics, answered some questions about financial complications the pandemic is causing. What ...

Q&A with Vice President for Student Affairs

Vice President for Student Affairs 
Dr. Eric Summers.

Briyana Anderson, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2020

The Lion’s Roar recently discussed some of the recent pandemic updates with Dr. Eric Summers: What are some of the most general questions people have been asking recently? We understand that these uncertain times have left students with many concerns. One of the most expressed concerns has been rela...

Q&A with Dean of Students

Dr. Gabe Willis
Dean of Students

Symiah Dorsey, Staff Reporter

March 17, 2020

How will the university accommodate students who don’t have internet connection? “At the moment, we do recognize that every student won’t have a laptop or access to Wi-Fi. On campus, there will be labs open. I know Fayard will remain open, the library will remain open. There’s conversations a...