Linda Harbrecht

Director, University Communications
Office of Communications and Public Affairs
(610) 758-4838
lmh2@lehigh.edu

Linda Harbrecht is the Director of Communications in the Office of Communications and Public Affairs. In addition to writing about major university initiatives, programs and events, she also serves on Lehigh’s Crisis Management Team and provides editorial and strategic marketing support to the Student Affairs division.

An award-winning former journalist and former editor of Lehigh’s Alumni Bulletin, she has written extensively about faculty research, the history of the university and has contributed to university research publications during her nearly 18 years at Lehigh.

Remembering Richard Vinci

A teaching award will be named in honor of the materials science and engineering professor, who battled Lou Gehrig’s disease for nearly three years.

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

The rankings will appear in U.S. News and World Report’s 2020 rankings.

Attorney and Advocate Anita Hill Urges Engagement, Commitment to Social Change

The women’s rights icon delivered the university’s MLK address to a packed house in Baker Hall.

Attorney, Academic and Women’s Rights Icon Anita Hill to Deliver Lehigh’s MLK Lecture on Feb. 7th

Anita Hill will speak on 'From Social Movement to Social Impact: Putting an End to Sexual Harassment in the Workplace.'

Yenny Anderson to Head Office of Institutional Research and Strategic Analytics

She will replace Henry Zheng, who stepped down in early 2019.

Attorney, Academic and Women’s Rights Icon Anita Hill to Deliver Lehigh’s MLK Lecture on Feb. 7th

Anita Hill will speak on "From Social Movement to Social Impact: Putting an End to Sexual Harassment in the Workplace."

Four Questions for Donald Outing

As Lehigh’s inaugural vice president for equity and community and the university’s diversity and inclusion officer, Donald Outing offers his perspective on the need to expand Lehigh’s efforts to cultivate a more diverse and welcoming campus climate.

Ari Berman: ‘Are We Going to Allow Voter Suppression?’

Voting rights expert delivers grim assessment of efforts to restrict access to the ballot.

Voting Rights Author Ari Berman to Speak at Lehigh

Berman will speak on reclaiming voting rights for all.

Renowned Choreographer Donald Byrd to Perform at Lehigh

He will also discuss how the arts can address social issues and inspire change.

Examining the Politics of Race on College Campuses

Expert and best-selling author Lawrence Ross was the first MLK Committee speaker of the academic year.

Expert on African American Fraternities and Sororities to Speak on Thursday

The first MLK Committee event of the academic year will explore the politics of race on American campuses.

Lehigh Rolls Out New Safety Tool, Communications System

A new HawkWatch system offers enhanced communication capabilities.

The Mentor Collective

A new program will support incoming students as they enter an academically rigorous environment.

Mentor Collective Program Receives Enthusiastic Response

The strong enthusiasm is evident in level of interest on the part of incoming students and upper-class mentors.

Lehigh Names Six New Trustees

The new appointments and recent retirements were effective July 1.

Great South Side Sale Surpasses Organizer’s Expectations

Sale nets $20,018 to fund community programs.

Fowler Community Wellness Center Dedicated

Local resource will offer South Side residents a range of support services.

Mourning the Loss of Professor John Pettegrew

The beloved scholar, colleague and mentor leaves an impressive legacy at Lehigh.

Great South Side Sale Organizers Hope to Top Last Year's Record-Setting Haul

Their hopes are bolstered by the largest inventory in two decades.