The Lion's Roar

A day in the life of Eryn Brannagan

Eryn Brannagan, a senior health education and promotion major, right, performs a blood pressure check on a student. Taking patients’ vitals is a part of her responsibilities as an intern with the University Health Center.

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2019

For some students, helping others and putting a smile on someone’s face prompts them to turn what they love into a career. Eryn Brannagan, a senior health education and promotion major, recently began her internship at the University Health Center in spring 2019. “I’ve always liked the age group of c...

A day in the life of Dr. John L. Crain

A typical day for President of the university Dr. John L. Crain involves supervising various campus activities. He also represents the university and makes appearances at events like

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2018

President of the university Dr. John L. Crain strives to ensure a good experience for students as the university’s ambassador. The responsibilities of the president include overseeing various departments on campus, fundraising, advocating on behalf of the university, bridging the university management...

A day in the life of Nicole Zimmer

Nicole Zimmer, a senior biological sciences major, checks a book in the library. She has worked in the Sims Memorial Library for three years.

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2018

To some students, the library is a second home where they make memorable experiences and lifelong relationships. Nicole Zimmer, a senior biological sciences major, performs responsibilities in the university as a student worker at the Sims Memorial Library. A usual day for Zimmer consists of going...

A day in the life of Michael Aleman

University Police Offer Michael Aleman aims to serve the university in his role on campus. His enjoyment of community events contributed to his reasons for joining the police force.

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2018

Service, education and protection to the university are the three main goals of the University Police Department. But how did they get to their position and why do the officers stick with it? University Police Officer Michael Aleman, a university alumnus, said that he joined the police force after...

A day in the life of Breana Sterling

Breana Sterling, a junior nursing major, stays determined in managing her studies while also working at Chick-fil-A.

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2018

Breana Sterling, a junior nursing major, juggles a busy schedule filled with schoolwork and her job at Chick-fil-A. Sterling lives by one motto that keeps her motivated, “If I couldn’t do it, God wouldn’t let me do it.” Sterling’s days start off busy and end late. A typical day for her...