The Lion's Roar

Inclusion in diversity

Members of Nepalese Students Association at Southeastern celebrate Holi, a festival of colors, in front of the Pennington Student Activity Center.

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2019

The university has a diverse campus culture with students from different races, cultures, origin and nationalities. According to the university website, the student population is comprised of 62.3 percent white and non-Hispanic students and 32.5 percent minority. There are 247 international students...

Ink, skin, purpose within

In Nepalese culture, henna tattoos are often used for religious purposes and painted on brides, but it is not necessarily religious.

Breanna Rexwinkle , Staff Reporter

November 6, 2018

The value of body art can run deeper than the skin. To some people, body art may be distracting or unattractive, but others find pride in it. Henna tattoos are forms of body art common in Eastern culture, and it is gaining popularity in the West. International student from Nepal Basanta Khakurel,...