The Lion's Roar

Leadership gets rewarded

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under On Campus

For their active leadership in the college community, Richard Davis Jr., president of the Student Government Association, and Cedric Dent, homecoming king, were chosen to attend the Charles E. Williams Advanced Leadership Institute conference at Texas A&M University. Davis expressed happiness...

Searches for businesses in ‘The Big Event’

Breanna Rexwinkle, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under On Campus

For the ninth year in a row, students who are participating in "The Big Event" are on a search for businesses and organizations to volunteer on the designated community service day. Organized by the Student Government Association, "The Big Event" sponsors students who choose to participate in the...

Knowing the right way to cross

Knowing the right way to cross

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2019


Filed under On Campus

Students and visitors should remember to travel across University Avenue only using the pedestrian underpass. Since there was an increase in students crossing University Avenue last semester, a news release titled “Pedestrian Safety... Your Safety Matters!” included a reminder from the University ...

Updating street names

Updating street names

Erica Welter, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019


Filed under Archive, On Campus, Showcase

Four streets on campus have been renamed following the ratification of a new ordinance by the Hammond City Council. Texas Avenue has been renamed to Union Avenue. Tennessee Avenue became Mane Street. Virginia Avenue is now Roomie Road, and Tornado Drive changed to Lion Lane. New signage has already b...

A day in the life of Richard Davis Jr.

A day in the life of Richard Davis Jr.

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

August 21, 2018


Filed under Archive, On Campus

Senior middle school education major Richard Davis Jr. entered his fall semester with the responsibilities of being the Student Government Association president. After his involvement in student council during high school, Davis initially did not plan to be as involved in college. However, shortly...