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 Summer Staff

Rachel Folse

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,...

Chase Gispert

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...

Brooke Bell

Brooke Bell

Brooke Bell is a communication major from Hammond. She is currently a staff reporter for the Lion’s Roar. Outside of writing, she enjoys learning more about art, baking and cake decorating. In the future, she hopes to be a journalist.

Chloe Williams

Chloe Williams

Chloe Williams is a communication major with a concentration in television and multimedia journalism. She plans to also minor in theater as well. She hopes to become a journalist who will be able to write and travel for the news and spread the voice of...

Ashlyn Harris

Ashlyn Harris

Ashlyn began working with Student Publications in the fall of 2018. An early childhood education major, she is also an active member of Theta Phi Alpha sorority. In her spare time, she expands her business as an independent Scentsy consultant and enjoys...

Hannah Juneau

Hannah Juneau

Hannah "AJ" Juneau began working for The Lion's Roar in October 2020. She majors in communication with a concentration in strategic communication, and she hopes to become a social media strategist at Instagram in San Francisco, Calif. You can find AJ...

Nicholas Herring

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...

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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.

Gerard Borne

Gerard Borne

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

Elana Guillory

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...

Symiah Dorsey

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...

Mrs. Gemma Carter

Mrs. Gemma Carter

Mrs. Gemma joined the department in the fall of 2017. A philosopher at heart, she is the central hub that binds the department together. Her calm demeanor brings order to the chaos of the busy office. In her spare time, she bakes tasty bread and spends...

Mrs. Lorraine Peppo

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 yearbook and Student Publications. In her spare time, Lorraine enjoys spending...

Dr. Lee E. Lind, director, Student Publications

Dr. Lee E. Lind

Dr. Lee E. Lind joined the staff of Southeastern in 2004 and has served as the director of Student Publications since 2007. He leads the department in providing students a learning lab environment in which to expand their journalism, photography, design...

Maggie Tregre

Maggie Tregre

Maggie Tregre is an English education major from Baton Rouge, LA. She worked as a staff reporter and editor-in-training for The Lion's Roar from September 2019 until December 2020, when she joined the Le Souvenir staff as a co-editor. She enjoys reading,...

Dylan Meche

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...