The Lion's Roar

Cowser hired at Louisiana Board of Regents

Erin Cowser, former executive director of public and governmental affairs, has left her university position to advocate for higher education through the Louisiana Board of Regents.

Dylan Meche, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2019

A former university staff member has recently been given the opportunity to have a state agency position to continue promoting higher education. Erin Cowser, former executive director of public and governmental affairs, has stepped down from her position at the university to begin working with the...

Awards to honor women

Awards to honor women

Zachary Araki, Assistant Editor

April 2, 2019

The Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce seeks to recognize and distinguish women in the community for their achievements through the annual Annie Awards. The awards luncheon is scheduled for Friday, June 14 in the Student Union Ballroom. Dr. Kay Maurin, committee chairman of the Annie Awards, expla...

Updating street names

Signage has been implemented for the four streets renamed on campus. The four new street names are Union Avenue, Mane Street, Roomie Road and Lion Lane.

Erica Welter, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019

Four streets on campus have been renamed following the ratification of a new ordinance by the Hammond City Council. Texas Avenue has been renamed to Union Avenue. Tennessee Avenue became Mane Street. Virginia Avenue is now Roomie Road, and Tornado Drive changed to Lion Lane. New signage has already b...