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Connecting through undergraduate research
Julie Goldberg ’21 began conducting engineering research at Lehigh during her first year. | MORE >

Jackson Monnin: A Great Teammate
The IBE senior has experienced the importance of embracing one's role on a team – both on the lacrosse field and in the business world. | MORE >

"Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised"
Chemical engineering major, women's soccer star and rising senior Jessica Sacco discusses her summer research projects. | MORE >

Soterra team in finals for $1 million Jain Women's Safety Prize
The team designed and developed a method of quick and reliable access to emergency response services to women. | MORE >

Lehigh Expo showcases students' creativity
Scores of Lehigh students showcased their creativity and celebrated semesters-long work as the first annual Lehigh Expo unfolded in Building C. | MORE >

Future tech leaders...start your engines!
Lehigh University, TE Connectivity, and Broughal Middle School team up for annual thrill ride in STEM education. | MORE >

Lehigh celebrates student research at annual undergrad symposium
Engineering students from Lehigh and Lafayette compete in 15th annual Freed Undergraduate Research Symposium. | MORE >

Ling Ju first Ph.D. graduate from Strandwitz Research Group
Ling Ju, a doctoral candidate in the materials science and engineering, successfully defended her dissertation on April 12. | MORE >

Mending clothes, winning hearts
A bLUprint grant enables students to provide free mending services to Bethlehem residents and the Lehigh community. | MORE >

The next wave of female engineers
Lehigh Engineering hosts area middle school girls in Spring CHOICES event at Mountaintop. | MORE >

ISE research symposium winners announced
Three undergraduate engineering students won first place at their department's symposium and now move ahead to Freed. | MORE >

Grad student wins best presentation at poster competition
Anisha Chakrabarti '17G Ph.D. was awarded Best Poster Presentation at the annual poster competition held by the Catalysis Club of Phila. | MORE >

Solving problems that matter
Student team secures funding from Canadian government and philanthropic foundations to improve women’s health care in Sierra Leone. | MORE >

Student entrepreneurs develop device to combat gender violence
Team Soterra seeks to provide women with access to emergency response services and earns a spot in finals of major XPRIZE Awards. | MORE >

Marching 97 visits engineering dean’s office
Lehigh's student-run band performs its annual Eco-Flame around campus in preparation for the Lehigh-Laf football game. | MORE >

Singing the praises of “the whole student”
Engineering students at Lehigh excel not only in the classroom, but on stage, in the stadium and in the orchestra pit. | MORE >

Lehigh engineering students make class scheduling easy
Computer engineering students develop systems to allow students to construct class schedules online. | MORE >


Lehigh-Pratt partnership provides innovative learning
Lehigh students teamed up with students from the Pratt Institute during the summer Mountaintop Program. | MORE >

ECE and CSE Project Showcase

ChemE Ph.D. candidates receive Chen fellowship
Leah Spangler and William Taifan are the inaugural recipients of a fellowship established by Dr. Katherine L. Chen ‘80G. | MORE >

ECE and CSE Project Showcase

Students optimize PADOC assignment model
ISE students design an Inmate Assignment Decision Support System. | MORE >

ECE and CSE Project Showcase

Pushing the limits of engineering
ECE, CSE students showcase top projects in annual event at Packard. | MORE >

Jie Liu

Engineering the optimal power grid
Lehigh engineering Ph.D. candidate Jie Liu and his colleagues are working to create the perfect power grid. | MORE >

Global Lehigh Engineering

Lehigh Engineering -- on a global scale
Nearly one-third of Lehigh's 2016 engineering class spent educational time abroad. | MORE >

Micah Tennant

Lehigh football's Micah Tennant earns multiple academic honors
The senior mechanical engineer is the first Lehigh student to receive the FCS ADA Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award. | MORE >

Lehigh Engineering Without Borders

Making a positive impact in Nicaragua
Lehigh Engineering Without Borders helps build a new water-distribution system in village of Cebadilla. | MORE >

Rossin Fellows and Professors

Honoring faculty and student excellence in engineering
College honors the late Peter C. Rossin '48 in annual celebration of Rossin Fellows and Professors. | MORE >

Lehigh Baja and Formula SAE

Formula and Baja SAE teams hold inaugural auto showcase
Lehigh's undergraduate student racing clubs celebrated the end of school year with the first annual unveiling of its racing vehicles. | MORE >

Engineering at Lehigh Mountaintop

Engineering projects highlight busy summer at Lehigh Mountaintop
ChBE, CEE, CSE departments, IDEAS and HSE programs among those tied to projects at the Mountaintop, now in its fifth year. | MORE >

Hurricane Sandy Desks at Lehigh

Lehigh's giving tree
Engineering students help craft new university admissions desk from trees lost to Hurricane Sandy. | MORE >

Lehigh Sustainability

Solar sustainability at Lehigh
Students lead initiative to install solar panels alongside the community garden. | MORE >

Lehigh Hyperloop

Student team competes in SpaceX Hyperloop competition
Lehigh's "HyperHawk" was largest prototype in this round of competition, levitating for nearly an hour. | MORE >

Undergraduate Seismic Design Competition

Lehigh group earns first trip to Seismic Design Competition
Civil undergraduate seniors to compete in EERI contest in Portland this March. | MORE >

Corey Schmalzle

This is Jeopardy!
Senior mechanical engineer Corey Schmalzle to represent Lehigh on the show's 2017 College Championship tournament. | MORE >


Lehigh researchers unlock potential new uses for GaN
Engineering team's latest findings could reveal future implementation in smartphones, space vehicles and more. | MORE >

Joshua Charles

Lehigh grad student earns grant in push for cleaner power
Joshua Charles '11G awarded APERG scholarship for work towards better power plant efficiency. | MORE >

Brianna Ruggiero

ChBE student honored at AIChE conference
Clare Boothe Luce scholar Brianna Ruggiero '18 takes third place in annual student poster completition. | MORE >

Solar Sustainability

Solar sustainability at Mountaintop
Six Lehigh students led an initiative this year to install solar panels next to the Community Garden on the Goodman Campus. | MORE >

Adrian Vitello

Early honors for BioE's Adrian Vitello
The junior engineering major earns Patriot League honors as LU Women's soccer remains undefeated. | MORE >

Charles McLaren

A new shape for glass
New findings in the process of glass transformation could lead to more energy-efficient manufacturing. | MORE >


Lacrosse, IDEAS & a Paint Brush
IDEAS student-athlete Zach Drake is part of a team working this summer at Lehigh's Mountaintop Project. | MORE >

Chris Ruhl

No time out
Athlete-engineer Chris Ruhl ’16 on balancing the demands of D1 football and MechE. | MORE >

Elizabeth McGarrigle

Lehigh golfer earns academic honors
Industrial Systems and Engineering junior Elizabeth McGarrigle named to Academic All-Patriot League women's golf team. | MORE >

Chee-Keong Tan

Toward more vibrant LEDs
Electrical engineering graduate student Chee-Keong Tan advances the art of solid state lighting. | MORE >

Eta Kappa Nu

Bringing it back home
Students revive campus' electrical engineering honors society at Lehigh University. | MORE >

Lehigh Hyperloop

Lehigh Hyperloop team 10th Worldwide
Lehigh Hyperloop team advances to the final round of the SpaceX Hyperloop competition. | MORE >

Lehigh Toy Story

The toy stories of Lehigh engineering
Lehigh University proves to be a fertile ground for new a crop of toy inventors. | MORE >


Do Well, Do Good
Lehigh Society of Women Engineers demonstrate OPTIONS in science for high school girls. | MORE >

STEM at the U.N.

Women and STEM at the U.N.
IDEAS student Sanjana Shree Chintalapudi '17 was part of a group from Lehigh presenting at the First International Day of Women and Girls in Science. | MORE >

MIMO-based systems

Finding MIMO
Electrical Engineering Professor Rick Blum and students pioneer improved radar methods. | MORE >

Chevron Scholars @ Lehigh

Balancing academics with athletics
Lehigh bioengineer Amanda Stratton excels in the classroom and on the field. | MORE >

Chevron Scholars @ Lehigh

Supporting tomorrow's leaders
New award provides ChemE graduate students with new opportunities. | MORE >

Daniel Boardman

Giving back through STEM
Mechanical engineer Daniel Boardman '16 inspires a love of STEM among Philadelphia middle schoolers. | MORE >


Celebrating Apps at the first LUApps competition
Lehigh showcases student creativity in first-ever campus app-building contest. | MORE >

Milad Siami

Architecting better connectivity
Ph.D. candidate Milad Siami wins award for research in networked control systems. | MORE >

Manraj Matharu

It takes a village to build a playground
Iacocca Intern Manraj Matharu ’15 builds more than rural Uganda’s first playground. | MORE >

Cara Bagley PPPL

A summer in science
MechE student Cara Bagley '16 delves into plasma physics and walks among the (Princeton) Tigers. | MORE >


'Bridging Gaps' through TEDxLehighU
The Lehigh-centric TEDx event aims to merge seemingly opposing ideas. | MORE >


Five Lehigh engineering grads win a national competition for designing a portable device that enables HIV patients to determine whether their medication is working. | MORE >


Mountaintop Project to Aid Young Stroke Victims
The creation of 3-D-printed exoskeletons to be used in pediatric rehabilitation | MORE >

Geometry Concepts for Preschoolers

Educational App Facilitates Geometry Concepts for Preschoolers
Developed at Lehigh Mountaintop, the mobile app aims to develop a virtual building-block experience. | MORE >

Lehigh PreLUsion

PreLUsion: A sense of community
First-year women build connections and learn about the life of Lehigh Engineers. | MORE >

Lehigh Engineering Social Media

Engineering students lead a push for larger Lehigh social media presence. | MORE >

Lehigh's Trees

Lehigh's Trees: A Second Life
Hurricane Sandy felled many of Lehigh's giant oaks. Now they're being shaped into something lasting. | MORE >

Sustainable Farming at Lehigh Mountaintop

Sustainable farming at Lehigh Mountaintop
Students are working to create a fully energy-independent food-growing enterprise at the Lehigh Community Garden. | MORE >

Governor's School for Engineering & Technology

Inspiring through the art of engineering
Governor's School for Engineering & Technology brings Pennsylvania's future innovators to Lehigh University. | MORE >


Launching tomorrow's women engineers
Support from Bosch Rexroth and Henry Luce Foundation enhances Lehigh's CHOICES camp for middle school girls. | MORE >

Mountaintop Mars Greenhouse

Mountaintop and the Mars greenhouse
A Mountaintop team of engineering students attempt to design a greenhouse to sustain future travelers to Mars. | MORE >

Design Build Senegal

Lehigh celebrates entrepreneurial spirit
The EUREKA! competition awarded more than $58,000 in cash and in-kind prizes to students. | MORE >

Design Build Senegal

Rebuilding Senegal
Students from engineering, CAS team up to design and build better structures for the Senegal in Lehigh Mountaintop initiative. | MORE >

Frank and Wei Zhang

Deconstructing the bloot clot
Lehigh Ph.D. students Wei Zhang, Yan Xu and assistant professor Frank Zhang uncover critical interaction involving process which facilitates clotting and prevents unchecked bleeding. | MORE >


Lehigh AiChE bonds with Broughal
A group of Lehigh ChBE majors visited Broughal Middle School to try their hand at motivating younger learners. | MORE >

Cayla Miller

ChemE student scores prestigious NSF fellowship
Cayla Miller '15 awarded 2015 National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship. | MORE >

Kavita Jain-Cocks

Q&A: CE grad student Kavita Jain-Cocks
The Bethlehem native, returning home to earn her masters, talks about her on-campus experience and the rise of women in engineering. | MORE >

Hatch House

Live. Grow. Launch!
Lehigh TE student Steve Boerner ’15G, alum James Byszewski ’02 create new local space for entrepreneurial development. | MORE >

Deanna Kocher

IDEAS student honored in first ever Ethics Symposium
Deanna Kocher '17 takes home top engineering prize for her presentation, "Playing God in the Nursery." | MORE >

Lehigh SAE

A race to the finish
Lehigh Formula SAE heading to Michigan International Speedway for annual College Design Series. | MORE >

Kelly Moylan

A successful combination
Lehigh MatSci major Kelly Moylan '15 caps successful college golf career while graduating with high marks in the classroom. | MORE >

Rossin Fellows

Carrying on a formidable legacy
College of Engineering leadership and honor society welcomes newest Rossin Fellows. | MORE >


Diversity of thought
Lehigh's CHOICES event opens eyes, and doors, to the possibilities of engineering. | MORE >

Christine Grant

Leveraged Empowerment
Lehigh Women Engineers illuminate a 'dimly-lit room' with Dr. Christine Grant. | MORE >

You Dong

CEE student wins CERRA award
Structural engineering Ph.D. candidate You Dong named as a recipient of the International Civil Engineering Risk and Reliability Association. | MORE >


Lehigh immersion in the Silicon Valley
Students were in California for LehighSiliconValley, a week-long program offered by Lehigh University's Baker Institute. | MORE >

Levy Scholarship Winner

IBE major earns first ever Levy Scholarship
Huilai Gu '19 will attend Lehigh this fall as the inaugural recipient of the Karen and Paul S. Levy ’69 International Scholarship. | MORE >

Lehigh Women Engineers

Taking flight with IBE
IBE students build new simulator for American Helicopter Museum as part of program's capstone design course. | MORE >

Lehigh Women Engineers

Lehigh student wins top scholarship
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering major Jonathan Witt ’15 named as a recipient of the Buick Achievers Scholarship. | MORE >