Category Archives: Students

Lehigh Made Possible 2017

April 17-19, it was a (mostly!) beautiful three days on the UC lawn for the Lehigh Fund/Donor Relations collaboration Lehigh Made Possible. Students stopped by to answer trivia questions about philanthropy at Lehigh, write thank you notes to donors, and make a gift to an area at Lehigh that has impacted their student experience. On … Continue reading Lehigh Made Possible 2017

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

Students Experience a Day in the Life of Their Future Career

Click here for a list of companies and Lehigh University alumni and friends who welcomed students for a 2016-2017 winter externship experience. What can one day do? If that one day is a winter break externship experience hosted by Lehigh alumni, students can come a step closer to figuring out their futures. During the 2016-2017 … Continue reading Students Experience a Day in the Life of Their Future Career

ASA Students Show Alumni Appreciation

The eyes of Lehigh alumnus Bob Kirchberger ’69 ’93P lit up as he described his fraternity house to a group of young students during the alumni thank you reception hosted by the Association of Student Alumni (ASA). Kirchberger pulled out his phone to show them several grainy black and white photos of the house. The … Continue reading ASA Students Show Alumni Appreciation

“Pokemon Go” is taking over Lehigh University

In case you didn’t know, Pokémon Go is everywhere — including Lehigh’s Asa Packer campus. Just take a look at a recent post by the official Lehigh University Instagram account: #PokemonGo Campus tour 2.0! #pokestops A photo posted by Lehigh University (@lehighu) on Jul 11, 2016 at 11:08am PDT Pokémon Go has provided an added … Continue reading “Pokemon Go” is taking over Lehigh University

National Student Sendoffs Frame a Perfect Lehigh Landing

All over America, new Lehigh students anxiously await their first day on campus. They may have diligently purchased textbooks and organized detailed packing lists, but the thing that prepared some of them the most for their Lehigh experience was attending a Student Sendoff. In cities such as Denver, Tampa, Chicago, Boston, San Diego, and many … Continue reading National Student Sendoffs Frame a Perfect Lehigh Landing

President Simon’s letter to the Lehigh community on the CORE report

Dear Lehigh alumni and friends, One month ago, we shared the report created by Lehigh’s Commission on Residential Environment, or CORE, which included a number of recommendations for the university community to consider to improve campus culture and the student residential experience. These recommendations, along with the full report, were posted on our website and … Continue reading President Simon’s letter to the Lehigh community on the CORE report

Carrying Lehigh Rally Flag Carries Dual Honor

Howard Foltz ’77 ’80G enthusiastically supports Lehigh not only for himself, but also for his father, Lehigh alum William A. Foltz. As a long-standing class officer, the younger Foltz has frequently carried a class flag since his fifth reunion during the First-Year Student/Alumni Rally — a tradition that celebrates Lehigh history and welcomes first-year students. But, … Continue reading Carrying Lehigh Rally Flag Carries Dual Honor

Be a part of Rally

Lehigh has many cherished traditions, and one of our favorites is reaching its 70th anniversary this year. Since 1945, Fall Orientation has featured a special First-Year Student/Alumni Rally that unites incoming students with current students, alumni, faculty, and staff in their collective Lehigh pride. On Saturday, August 22, from 7:30-8:30 p.m., the tradition will continue … Continue reading Be a part of Rally

Sendoff season kicks off with Home Club and Pittsburgh events

My favorite part about attending an event where Joe Sterrett ‘76 ’78G ’03P ’05P ’07P ’09P will be present is seeing the reactions people have when they see his name tag on the table.  I’ve had a lot of name tags pass through my hands at events, but Joe’s certainly stands out for its many annotations. … Continue reading Sendoff season kicks off with Home Club and Pittsburgh events