The Lion's Roar

Farmers market faced a chill

Iyania McClendon, a freshman kinesiology major, checks out wares at Reconnect's farmers market.

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2018

Vendors and visitors of Reconnect's Farmers Market browsed through goods in cool weather. The last market of the semester was held on Nov. 14 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in front of the War Memorial Student Union. Farmers Market Manager for Reconnect Kristin Wiggins, a senior sociology major, shared...

A garden strengthens community connections

The community came together at the Sustainability Center to clean up the garden.

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

September 25, 2018

The community gathered at the Sustainability Center to clean up the community garden and connect with each other. Jacob O'Neill, a senior sociology major, has seen the garden grow over time in his years as a member of Reconnect. He hopes to see more work like the "Community Gardening Day." "I was...

Faces of the farmers market

The university community invited vendors to Reconnect's farmers market to sell goods and publicize their businesses.

Jacob Summerville, The Lion's Roar

September 20, 2018

For four hours, students had the opportunity to engage with local vendors and campus organizations. The Reconnect Farmer's Market was held on Sept. 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The market included voter registration, baked goods, jewelry, university organizations, sandwiches, popsicles, live music f...