The Lion's Roar

Cowser hired at Louisiana Board of Regents

Cowser hired at 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...

A potential budget increase for Louisiana

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

December 4, 2018

In response to past budget cuts, the Louisiana Board of Regents requested a $172 million increase in the state budget for public colleges. If approved, general state funding for higher education would increase to $1.2 billion in the 2019-20 fiscal year beginning on July 1. President Dr. John L....