Carina Sitkus

Carina Sitkus is the Director of Communications in the Office of Communications and Public Affairs, writing about major university initiatives, executing strategic university communications and serving on Lehigh’s crisis management and COVID response teams.

Lehigh Ranked Among Nation’s Top National Universities

The university has again been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s outstanding national universities.

President Joseph J. Helble ’82 Assumes Lehigh Presidency

Lehigh officially welcomes our 15th president.

David Anastasio Explores the Possibility of an Alternate Route of Human Migration

David Anastasio’s examination of ancient lake sediments clarifies ages of human migrations out of northern Africa.

Lehigh Names Eight New Trustees

The eight new board members began their terms on July 1.

Nathan Urban Installed as Provost

The official installation of Urban, who became Lehigh’s provost in the summer of 2020, was postponed to allow for an in-person gathering of family and members of the Lehigh community on May 21, 2021. 

Steel Battalion Army ROTC Advances to West Point’s National Sandhurst Competition

A group of 10 Lehigh cadets will compete in the program’s third bid.

On Antiracism, Author Beverly Tatum Says ‘If We Wait for Perfection, We’ll Never Get Started’

During the virtual discussion hosted by the MLK Celebration Committee, Tatum urged individuals and institutions to take action.

Lehigh’s Graduate Engineering, Education and MBA Programs Earn High Rankings Once Again

The rankings will appear in U.S. News and World Report’s 2022 Best Graduate Schools rankings

Lehigh Receives COVID-19 Relief Block Grant

The funds provide support for purchasing PPE and other items.

Lehigh Ranked Among Nation’s Top National Universities

The university has again been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s outstanding national universities.

Lehigh Names Five New Trustees

The five new board members began their terms on July 1.

Virtual Honors Convocation Celebrates Academic Accomplishments

More than 600 students were recognized for high academic achievement as part of the 41st annual celebration, which took place virtually this year.

Brinker Lofts Honored with 2020 Pennsylvania Historic Preservation Award

Brinker Lofts was one of just 24 other projects to earn a distinction on the annual 2020 Pennsylvania Historic Preservation Award list.

Lehigh’s Graduate Engineering, Education and MBA Programs Earn High Rankings

The rankings appear in the U.S. News and World Report’s 2021 Graduate Schools rankings.

3.2.20: Reminder - Temporary Closure of Packer Avenue

The purpose of these updates is to keep the Lehigh community informed about the temporary closure of Packer Avenue.

Distinguished NASA Astronaut Terry Hart ’68 to Deliver Lehigh Commencement Address and Celebration Kickoff

Hart ’68—a former NASA astronaut, U.S. Air Force fighter pilot and telecommunications executive who joined Lehigh’s faculty in 2006—will address the Class of 2020 and Class of 2021 virtually as this year’s Commencement speaker.