Publication Schedule and Issue Dates

When is the next issue of the paper coming out?
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Distributed on Tuesdays, The Lion's Roar is published weekly during regular semesters and monthly during the summer semester.  The newspaper does not print issues during scheduled university closures such as Fall Break, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years, Mardi Gras, or Spring Break.

The Lion's Roar issue dates are distributed to the local and national community as part of the Advertising Rate Sheet, which can be found on our advertising page.


The Lion's Roar Issue Dates:

Summer 2018

June 12

July 10


Fall 2018

August 7 - Back to School Special Edition

August 21

August 28

September 11

September 18

September 25

October 2 - Fall Break/Homecoming Special Edition

October 16 -

October 23

October 30

November 6

November 13

November 20

December 4 - Final Exams/Graduation Special Edition


Spring 2019

January 22 - Back to School Special Edition

January 29

February 5 

February 12

February 19

February 26 Mardi Gras Special Edition

March 12

March 19

March 26

April 2

April 9

April 16 Spring Break Special Edition

May 7

May 14 - Final Exams/Graduation Special Edition