Christina Tatu

Christina Tatu is a member of the editorial team in the Office of Communications and Public Affairs.

She writes for Lehigh’s various print publications and news websites.

Tatu joined Lehigh in September 2021 after 13 years as a reporter at several daily newspapers, writing for publications like The Morning Call in Allentown, the Pocono Record in Stroudsburg and the New Jersey Herald in Newton. While at The Morning Call she covered the city of Bethlehem and numerous other communities throughout the Lehigh Valley.

Her writing has been recognized by the Pennsylvania News Media Association and Pennsylvania Women’s Press Association.

A Poconos native, Tatu holds a B.A. in English from East Stroudsburg University, where she also minored in media communications.

Founder of #MeToo Movement Delivers 42nd Tresolini Lecture

Tarana Burke recalls the moment her movement went viral and says, "We still have so far to go.”

Founder of #MeToo Movement to Deliver Lehigh’s 42nd Annual Tresolini Lecture

Activist Tarana Burke initiated a movement to help women and girls, particularly those of color, who survived sexual abuse and assault.

LUAG Asks “What Matters Most” with New Exhibition

The Lehigh University Art Galleries asks faculty, staff, students and the community to explore what matters most to them as they navigate the pandemic.

Class of 2026 Moves In, Receives Lively Welcome

More than 1,500 students from 44 states and territories and 38 countries join the Lehigh family this week.

‘XR Learning’ Takes Lehigh Students Beyond the Classroom

More faculty are supplementing their lesson plans with “extended reality,” or XR learning, which includes virtual and augmented reality.

Advancing Equity and Justice

Krystal Ka‘ai ’10 leads the White House Initiative on Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders.

Lehigh Announces University Faculty and Staff Awards

The university recognizes 17 faculty and staff members for their outstanding dedication to the Lehigh community during the 2021-2022 academic year.

Internationally Renowned Religion Scholar Thomas P. Kasulis Delivers Baccalaureate Address

This year’s Baccalaureate was the first in-person in three years because of the pandemic.

Ribbon-Cutting Celebrates New Health, Science and Technology Building

Lehigh’s Health, Science and Technology Building was celebrated Friday with a ribbon cutting.

U.S. Assistant Secretary for Health Rachel Levine to Speak at Lehigh Thursday

Levine will give a presentation at the new Health, Science and Technology Building on how she’s working to help the nation overcome the pandemic.

Design: Benches as Art

A furniture design course created benches for community use in art galleries.

Tiny House, Big Adventure

Lehigh alumni Katherine and Mike Hodsdon are traveling the country in a tiny house on wheels.

Going Digital: Digitizing over 100 years of the Lehigh Bulletin

More than 100 years of the Lehigh Bulletin are now available online thanks to preservation efforts from Lehigh Libraries Special Collections.

Annual Symposium Showcases Innovative Teaching and Learning Ideas

The 13th annual Symposium on Teaching and Learning returned this month after a two-year hiatus caused by the pandemic.

New Health, Science and Technology Building: A Hub for Interdisciplinary Research

The largest building Lehigh has ever built, HST is designed to encourage collaboration among faculty and students across disciplines.

Four Questions With Joan Lunden

The journalist, author and TV host is a distinguished scholar-in-residence in the College of Health, where she teaches Health, Government and the Media.

New Baker Institute Program Promotes Diversity In Entrepreneurship

R.I.S.E. addresses the challenges of being a woman entrepreneur while also boosting entrepreneurship programs for underrepresented college students.

‘Three Minute Thesis’ Competition Held for First Time at Lehigh

Graduate students have three minutes to explain their research in virtual event.

Student-Created 'InfernoGuard' Could Stop Forest Fires From Spreading

Zoe Sherman ’25 is part of a student startup that designed an outdoor fire detection device that monitors a property for signs of fire.

‘Left to Write’ a Dissertation

Innovative new program encourages master’s and doctoral students to utilize Lehigh’s Graduate Writers’ Studio and get help with writing their theses and dissertations.