Category Archives: Lehigh Memories

Alumni Spotlight: Kerry Mallett ’15

Kerry Mallett ’15, a recent appointee to the Young Alumni Council, graduated from Lehigh with a B.A. in Journalism and Political Science and is currently a graduate student at Columbia University studying Higher and Postsecondary Education. Kerry also works at Stevens Institute of Technology as a resident director where she oversees resident assistants, plans community-wide … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Kerry Mallett ’15

Alumni Spotlight: Sarah Thomson ’13

Executive Young Alumni Council member, Sarah Thomson ’13, graduated from Lehigh with a degree in Psychology and is a corporate strategy analyst at Vanguard, where she advises Vanguard senior leadership around some of largest strategic priorities of the company (e.g. market entry, divisional strategy). Sarah lives in Lansdale, PA with her fiancée Michael (getting married 10/14/17), … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Sarah Thomson ’13

Alumni Spotlight: Juan Palacio Moreno ’16 ’17G

Originally from Medellin, Colombia and a fifteen-year resident of Allentown, Pennsylvania, Young Alumni Council member Juan Palacio Moreno ’16 ’17G graduated from Lehigh with degrees in Political Science and is currently working for the City of San Francisco as a “San Francisco Fellow.” As a “San Francisco Fellow”, Juan is part of a one-year immersive … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Juan Palacio Moreno ’16 ’17G

#Marching97Day

September 7 is officially Marching 97 Day! Lehigh shares their favorite Marching 97 photos, videos, and stories on social media. The day also gives the Lehigh community an opportunity to make a gift to the Marching 97, which supports the band’s trip to perform in the 2018 London News Year’s Day Parade. If you’re interested … Continue reading #Marching97Day

Alumni Spotlight: Tierney Gallagher ’13 ’14G

Tierney Gallagher (right) is an assistant director in Lehigh’s Admissions office and works with prospective students and their families from Central/Southern NJ, South Carolina and Florida. What was your major and class year? B.A. History 2013, M.Ed. Secondary Education 2014 As an undergrad, what organizations/clubs were you involved in? Orientation Leader, PreLUsion Leader, Greek Organization … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Tierney Gallagher ’13 ’14G

Daniel Beadle ’18: The Lehigh University Dink

For years, the entire freshmen class at Lehigh had to wear a “dink” — a brown hat adorned with white embroidery displaying the owner’s class year. Dinks were to be worn, at all times when out and about, from when the student began the season until the Lehigh-Lafayette rivalry game at the end of the … Continue reading Daniel Beadle ’18: The Lehigh University Dink

Alumni Spotlight: Sarah Bombard ’06 ’08G

Sarah Bombard (left) is Lehigh’s senior associate director of admissions, working with prospective students in New Jersey and Southeast United States, coordinating the IBE and IDEAS honors programs, and managing the matriculation of all students to the university. What was your major and class year? Psychology, 2006. Secondary School Counseling, 2008. As an undergrad, what … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Sarah Bombard ’06 ’08G

Ariella Scalese ’14: The Crying Lehigh Cheerleader

Five years ago, Lehigh defeated Duke in the first round of the 2012 NCAA Tournament. With the five-year anniversary approaching on March 16, Ariella Scalese ’14 took time to reminisce about the day of Lehigh’s historic victory and explain the unique impact the win has had in her life. Click here to check out the “When … Continue reading Ariella Scalese ’14: The Crying Lehigh Cheerleader

Why I Remain Close to Lehigh: Shannon Varcoe ’15 ’16G

“Why I Remain Close to Lehigh”  is a collection of feature stories about Lehigh University alumni volunteers and their motivation to stay involved with their alma mater. The group of alumni were interviewed by Klaudia Jazwinska ’18 and Carina Bonasera ’19. From the start of her first year at Lehigh University, Shannon Varcoe ’15 ’16G knew that … Continue reading Why I Remain Close to Lehigh: Shannon Varcoe ’15 ’16G

“L-ove yo-U” Valentine’s Day Card

Did you meet your significant other at Lehigh University? Do you like them (almost) as much as you like Lehigh? Give them a special Lehigh themed Valentine’s Day card! Instructions:  Click here Print the PDF  (Note: make sure you print in color and “scale” is set to 100%) Fold the card along the lines  (use the above … Continue reading “L-ove yo-U” Valentine’s Day Card