Category Archives: Young Alumni

Alumni Spotlight: Matt Raborn ’13 ’14G

Young Alumni Council member Matt Raborn ’13 ’14G graduated from Lehigh with degrees in Industrial Engineering and Management Science & Engineering. Currently living in Raleigh, North Carolina, Matt indulges in a variety of experiences including taking in local sporting events, corn hole at local breweries, and engaging with the Research Triangle Community. Matt’s most recent … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Matt Raborn ’13 ’14G

Set Designer Colin McGurk ’06 Taps Lehigh Education

Colin McGurk ’06 explains the process and technical and artistic attributes that go into set design with the students, alumni, faculty and staff who attended the backstage tour and performance of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder. Click here to see more photos. Traveling across the country as an associate scenic designer with the touring … Continue reading Set Designer Colin McGurk ’06 Taps Lehigh Education

Alumni Spotlight: Lynda Asadourian D.D.S ’13

Originally from Old Brookville, NY in Long Island, Young Alumni Council member Lynda Asadourian D.D.S ’13 is currently a pediatric dental resident at Children’s National in Washington, D.C.. This past May 2017, Lynda graduated from Columbia University School of Dental Medicine with highest honors and various awards. Why did you decide to attend Lehigh? What … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Lynda Asadourian D.D.S ’13

Ready for Lehigh-Laf?

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year…” On November 18, Goodman Stadium will be rocking when our Lehigh Mountain Hawks host “some team from Easton” for the 153rd meeting of “The Rivalry”! The Lehigh-Lafayette Rivalry is a special, long-standing tradition for Mountain Hawks and Engineers alike, so we want to help you plan accordingly. … Continue reading Ready for Lehigh-Laf?

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


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

Ariella Scalese ’14: The Great American Eclipse

Ariella Scalese ’14, a meteorologist at WSAV News 3 in Savannah, GA, experienced the recent solar eclipse with a group of local students, using a weather balloon to capture photos and measure temperature, pressure, and humidity. Continue below for photos, video, and Ariella’s recap of the day. A week before the big event, I was … Continue reading Ariella Scalese ’14: The Great American Eclipse

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? TG: B.A. History 2013, M.Ed. Secondary Education 2014 As an undergrad, what organizations/clubs were you involved in? TG: Orientation Leader, PreLUsion Leader, Greek Organization … Continue reading Alumni Spotlight: Tierney Gallagher ’13 ’14G