The Official Student News Media of Southeastern Louisiana University

The Lion's Roar

The Official Student News Media of Southeastern Louisiana University

The Lion's Roar

The Official Student News Media of Southeastern Louisiana University

The Lion's Roar

2021 Fall Staff

Nicholas Herring
Editor, Le Souvenir Yearbook

Nicholas Herring

Nicholas Herring is an English major from Folsom, La. He has been a staff reporter for Le Souvenir since February 2020 and hopes to work in media writing after graduation. When he's not working, he serves as a member of the Baptist Collegiate Ministry...

Dylan Meche
Opinions Editor

Dylan Meche

Dylan Meche is a Political Science major from Baton Rouge and serves as Opinions Editor. He has been a reporter for The Lion's Roar since August of 2019. Outside of the office, he is involved with the Catholic Student Association and spends his free time...

Symiah Dorsey
Photo Editor

Symiah Dorsey

Symiah Dorsey is a communication major from Laplace and serves as Photo Editor. She grew up in Ramstein, Germany and is passionate about traveling and embracing different cultures. After beginning to work for The Lion’s Roar in fall 2019, Symiah has a...

Brynn headshot
Copy Editor

Brynn Lundy

Brynn Lundy began working for The Lion's Roar in the fall of 2019, her first semester at Southeastern, and now serves as Copy Editor. She is a communication major from Lutcher and she is passionate about reading and writing.

Elana Guillory
Staff Reporter

Elana Guillory

Elana Guillory is an art major and lives in Ponchatoula. She worked as a reporter for The Lion's Roar from the fall of 2019 until April 2021, and now she is a staff reporter for the Le Souvenir Yearbook. Elana has a passion for everything art: from theatre...

Trinity Brown
Staff Reporter

Trinity Brown

Trinity Brown is a communication major with a concentration in electronic media and a Baton Rouge native. She is very active on campus as an SGA senator, news reporter for the Southeastern Channel and a staff reporter for The Lion’s Roar, as well as a...

Chase Gispert
Staff Reporter

Chase Gispert

Chase Gispert is a communication major with a concentration in sports communication. He joined The Lion’s Roar in March of 2021 and is a current freshman at Southeastern. He graduated from Mandeville High in 2020. He is a native of Madisonville which...

Chloe Williams
Staff Reporter

Chloe Williams

Chloe Williams is an English major with a concentration in creative writing and minors in communication and theater. She hopes to become a newspaper reporter who will be able to write and travel for the news and spread the voice of the people. You ...

Rachel Folse
Staff Reporter

Rachel Folse

Rachel Folse is a communication major with a concentration in strategic media. She started working for The Lion’s Roar in April 2021. In the future, she hopes to become a marketing specialist for companies. Outside of class, she likes to listen to music,...

Austin OBrien
Staff Reporter

Austin O’Brien

Austin O’Brien is an English major from Marrero, La. He enjoys different types of entertainment from movies to video games or anything in-between. Outside of class, you can find him at the REC Center or enjoying sports events with friends.

Aaron Madison
Staff Reporter

Aaron Madison

Aaron Madison is a Computer Science major and Math minor from Slidell, LA. He began working for The Lion’s Roar in the fall of 2021. He plans on becoming a software engineer after graduation. He is passionate about computers, technology, and music.

Dasyonne Brashear
Staff Reporter

Dasyonne Brashear

Dasyonne Brashear is a Business Management major from Loranger, Louisiana. She started working for Student Publication in the fall of 2021. She enjoys reading, taking pictures, and playing with her dog, Daisy, in her free time.

Ian Stewart
Staff Reporter

Ian Stewart

Ian is a freshman majoring in Creative Writing. He is working as a staff reporter for The Lion's Roar. He is looking forward to getting to know the campus.

Haley Dupre
Staff Reporter

Haley Dupre’

Haley Dupre' is a Mathematics major from Donaldsonville, La. She joined our team in October 2021 as a reporter. Outside of the office and school, Haley runs for SLU Cross-Country and Track team.

Philip le Riche
Staff Reporter

Philip le Riche

Philip le Riche is an integrative biology major from Pretoria, South Africa. He started his studies at Southeastern in the Fall of 2021 and began his career at The Lion's Roar in that same semester.

Alyssa Larose
Graduate Assistant

Alyssa Larose

Alyssa Larose joined the Student Publications Office staff in February 2017. She worked as the student archivist and office assistant for two years then returned to the department in January 2020 as the graduate assistant, where she oversees the department's...

Mrs. Lorraine Peppo
Coordinator, Student Publications

Mrs. Lorraine Peppo

Lorraine joined the professional staff of Student Publications as coordinator in 2007. She oversees the marketing and advertising efforts of The Lion’s Roar, Le Souvenir  and the operations of Student Publications. In her spare time, Lorraine enjoys...

Gerard Borne
Editor-in-Chief, The Lion's Roar Newspaper

Gerard Borne

Gerard Borne is a communication major from Norco. Borne began working at The Lion's Roar in the fall of 2018. He plans to become a sports agent upon graduation.