The Lake Front News is a student led news organization at Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU). The Lake Front newspaper provides accurate news and information affecting the university and the community to the OLLU students and faculty.

In 1988 the first published copy of Steeple Chase hit the OLLU campus and in 1996 the newspaper was renamed The Lake Front. The issues are published monthly during the spring and fall semesters and is distributed throughout the university.

While not all stories get to print, the evolution of multimedia journalism has allowed The Lake Front journalists to expand their reach all over the world. The Lake Front news website Lakefrontollu.com, also features links to our ever-growing social media platforms Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter.


The Lake Front news strives to be the preeminent source of multimedia and journalistic news for the OLLU community. The Lake Front organizations serves as a training ground for future communication leaders, whether they work in advertising, public relations, newsprint, broadcast or production. The Lake Front news is “News For The Students. By The Students.”