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The Official Student News Media of Southeastern Louisiana University

The Lion's Roar

The Official Student News Media of Southeastern Louisiana University

The Lion's Roar

The nine films submitted to the Take Your Shot Film Festival will be shown on Thursday, April 25.

First-ever student film festival starts Thursday at SLU

Kate Oborina, Staff Reporter April 23, 2024

For the first time in history, Southeastern Louisiana University will hold a film festival where students can showcase their films. The Take Your Shot Student Film Festival is an opportunity for aspiring...

The contestants for the Miss Southeastern 2023 scholarship competition.

Miss Southeastern Q&A: The path to the crown

Haley Dupre, Photography Editor January 18, 2023

In anticipation of the Miss Southeastern 2023 scholarship competition, The Lion’s Roar Newspaper asked each candidate questions about the contest. This year, the Miss Southeastern pageant will be held...

Kaylee Normand, Southeastern alumna who previously worked for the Channel, poses for outside of the Student Union during her announcement at KATC TV3.  Norman thanked the Southeastern Channel for giving her the skills that prepared her for her broadcasting career.

Southeastern Channel paving the way for sports reporting

Gabrielle Wood, Staff Reporter March 2, 2021

With a full sports schedule for the spring semester, university athletes are not the only ones finding themselves busy on the field. Where there is a game, there are also students of the Southeastern Channel...

Student workers sit socially distanced in The Southeastern Channel studio. The channel’s students, faculty and staff have followed the university’s health and safety guidelines throughout the semester, including wearing masks and maintaining space between individuals.

The channel that kept southeast Louisiana in the know during uncertainty

Gabrielle Wood, Staff Reporter November 12, 2020

As multiple areas of campus had to adjust amidst a pandemic, The Southeastern Channel has continued its production and adapted under new circumstances. Rick Settoon, channel general manager, discussed...

Southeastern Channel students win Associated Press awards

Southeastern Channel students win Associated Press awards

Trinity Brown, Staff Reporter May 6, 2020

As the semester comes to a close, the Associated Press  announced winners of the Louisiana-Mississippi Associated Press College Broadcasters Awards. The awards are normally presented to students at...

The Southeastern Channels show College Night recently won Best Video Comedy from College Broadcasters, Inc. The channel also received two second place awards and a third place award in separate categories.

Channel ranked #1

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter June 12, 2019

Another award for the Southeastern Channel means another opportunity to commend the student workers and faculty who helped make it possible. Placing first in the nation for “Best Video Comedy” last...

Jamie Bass, telecourse producer, was recently awarded for his “Earth and Space Science 102” telecourse. In My 2018, the 39th annual Telly Awards awarded him two bronze Telly’s for “Editing” and “Use of Graphics.”

Honoring exceptional videos

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter January 29, 2019

The Southeastern Channel has been honored with national, international and regional awards including some Emmy’s and Telly Awards. The channel can now add two more trophies to its collection, awarded...

The university boasts numerous professors with years of experience in the communication field such as Cheryl Settoon, instructor of communication, as a reporter and producer at stations such as CBN.

Communication is their key

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter September 11, 2018

Of the various departments on campus offering degree programs to students, the Department of Languages and Communication offers a curriculum in a range of areas like interpersonal communication, direction...

Junior communication major Amanda Kitch accepts the 2018 Louisiana Association of Broadcasters Student Scholarship for her performance with the Southeastern Channel.

Student news reporter makes the university proud

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter July 23, 2018

Student reporter at the Southeastern Channel and junior communication major Amanda Kitch was awarded the 2018 Louisiana Association of Broadcasters Student Scholarship for an outstanding performance in...

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