The Lion's Roar

Ceremony recognizes graduating students

Students were pinned by their parents at the

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2019

Senior communication majors were honored at the "Senior Colloquium" as they defended their theses. Held from 5 - 8:30 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom, the colloquium included a recognition ceremony and thesis defense sessions. Jessica Bowen, a senior communication major, and Lorraine Weiskopf,...

Lights out

A power outage on Monday, Jan. 28 caused classes and most food services on campus to be cancelled by the afternoon.

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2019

On Monday, Jan. 28, the university and the surrounding Hammond area were impacted by a power outage. The power in several buildings on main campus was disrupted, and by 1:44 p.m., classes and most food services were canceled for the remainder of the day. Byron Patterson, director of the Physical Pla...

Student news reporter makes the university proud

Junior communication major Amanda Kitch accepts the 2018 Louisiana Association of Broadcasters Student Scholarship for her performance with the Southeastern Channel.

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

July 23, 2018

Student reporter at the Southeastern Channel and junior communication major Amanda Kitch was awarded the 2018 Louisiana Association of Broadcasters Student Scholarship for an outstanding performance in news broadcasting and reporting. According to their website, LAB is a statewide organization dedicated...