The Lion's Roar

Fundraiser features local restaurants

The 35th annual

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2019

University Advancement raised money and displayed some of Hammond's most popular dishes at the 35th annual "Chefs Evening." The event was held in the Student Union Grand Ballroom on March 31. Lisa Patti, donor relations coordinator, discussed the history of "Chefs Evening." "Restaurants all...

Vendors accepting Lion’s Lagniappe grow

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019

With the agreement of Our Mom’s Restaurant and Bar to accept Lion’s Lagniappe in November of last year, the number of Lagniappe vendors increased to 39. Installation was complete, and card services have been available since December. Stefan Watts, manager of Our Mom’s, acknowledged that he has...

Mom of the game

Roomie rides out with the university cheerleaders before a home football game. Besides the spirit squads and mascot, home football games also include sponsorships like “Our Mom of the Game.”

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2018

Along with the spirit squads and football team playing on the field, promotions such as “Our Mom of the Game” can further engage fans. The university started a new promotion this football season by choosing an “Our Mom of the Game” sponsored by Our Mom’s Restaurant and Bar. Accountant...