The Lion's Roar

Adapting to changes: IFC formal recruitment to be conducted virtually

Greek Life organizations have taken the recruitment process virtual this year, creating new opportunities for recruits to engage. Members of sororities and fraternities can choose to reside in the Greek Life Commons.

Jordyn Franklin, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2020

The Interfraternity Council will be hosting its virtual formal recruitment starting on Sept. 27 through Oct. 1. All IFC Recruitment activities will be conducted virtually through a series of Zoom calls. Prospective members were able to register online. Peyton Licciardi, a senior accounting major a...

Kappa Sigma welcomes 50 pledges

Kappa Sigma welcomes 50 pledges

Symiah Dorsey, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2019

Kappa Sigma Fraternity recently recruited 50 pledges to their 2019 Fall Rush class, breaking the university record for having the largest pledge class in Mu-Omega chapter history. With the abundant amount of new pledges, the fraternity now ranks fifth in the Top 25 Recruiting Chapters in the nation. Tyron ...

Kappa Sigma rallies the community and puppies

Kappa Sigma's third annual

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2019

At the third annual "Puppy Run," Kappa Sigma raised $2,274, the most money raised at the event to date. Held at Cook Field from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 6, the fundraiser was accompanied by music and pastalaya. Half of the proceeds raised were donated to the Tangi Humane Society. The other half...

Changes to volleyball tournament affected location and outcome

During the championship match, Alpha Omicron Pi Team B attempts to return the volley. Their team won the game against Sigma Sigma Sigma Team A.

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

March 31, 2019

Greek Week's first event was moved out from Greek Village, a situation that led four teams to take the top three positions. Because of weather conditions, the "Greek Week Volleyball Tournament" was held on March 31 at 1 p.m. in the Pennington Student Activity Center. Gabrielle Reynolds, membership...

Homecoming Week commences

Students painted the windows of various organizations in Hammond to show lion pride.

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2018

"Community Decorating" brought various organizations together to start off Homecoming Week with a display of lion pride. The Hammond Square and the Student Government Association sponsored the decorating contest. On Saturday, Oct. 7, numerous clubs and Greek life organizations worked together to p...