Stephen Gross

Senior Writer
Office of Communication and Public Affairs
610-758-3017
smg418@lehigh.edu

Stephen Gross is a member of the editorial team in the Office of Communications and Public Affairs. He serves as associate editor of the Lehigh Alumni Bulletin and writes and edits for Lehigh’s news websites and a number of the university’s publications.

Gross joined Lehigh in 2018 after spending 12 years at The Morning Call daily newspaper in Allentown, Pa. He was a sports reporter for his final five years at the paper, covering mainly the Philadelphia Phillies and Lehigh Valley Phantoms. The Lehigh Valley native holds a B.A. in English from Moravian College, where he also minored in political science.

Lehigh President Joseph J. Helble: ‘It is Our Moment to Identify What We Do Distinctively’

Helble ’82 holds his third Community Conversation and provides updates on the strategic planning process and other initiatives.

Lafayette Holds on to Early Lead, Tops Lehigh in 158th Edition of The Rivalry

An early 14-0 lead was enough for the Leopards as they defeated Lehigh 14-11 in Easton.

Chris and Calvin LaMont Helping Communities After ‘Buy It or Build It’ Success

HGTV stars Chris and Calvin LaMont are working to make entry-level housing more affordable.

Carlos Torres, Adam Retzbach Continue MLB Draft Success

In the past four years, Lehigh baseball has had six different players selected in the MLB First-Year Player Draft.

Laura Katz Olson Investigates Impact of Private Equity Investment in Health Care

In new book, Olson provides insight into private equity’s “playbook.” 

Lehigh Formally Opens HST Building, Celebrates Founder’s Weekend

Events included guided tours of Lehigh’s new Health, Science and Technology Building, a festival on the Clayton University Center lawn and more.

Mountaintop Summer Experience Wraps Up 10th Year

A total of 180 students and 25 faculty members spent approximately 10 weeks at Mountaintop’s Building C working on 36 different projects.

Lehigh Welcomes Incoming Students at 2022 University Convocation

Danielle Lindeman, associate professor of sociology, delivers Friday morning’s keynote address.

Lauren Calabrese Named Lehigh Women's Soccer Head Coach

The ’07 alum succeeds Eric Lambinus, the program’s all-time winningest coach.

Visual Artist Shimon Attie Opens LUAG Exhibition on Bethlehem’s Past and Present

Starstruck: An American Tale will be on display from Sept. 6 through Dec. 3.

PROFILE: Maddie Kahn ’23, Lehigh Field Hockey

The senior goalie has been on ESPN's SportsCenter Top 10 plays twice and played in the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Women's Junior World Cup in April.

LUAG’s Outdoor Sculptures Infuse Campus with Art

The pieces in Lehigh University Art Galleries’ outdoor sculpture collection include Herbert Simon’s “Pyramid II” and “Popol” by Joyce de Guatemala.

Tree Campus Inventory Aids 2021 Tree Campus USA Higher Education Recognition

Students catalog trees on the Asa Packer Campus and help Lehigh earn certification.

Bakithi Kumalo Connects Kids Through Music at Zoellner Arts Center

The five-time Grammy winning musician headlined Lehigh’s Music Master Mentor Program Summer Camp for 25 local middle and high school students.

Lehigh holds 2022 Doctoral Hooding, Commencement for Graduate Students

Those receiving postgraduate degrees from the Class of 2022 were honored Sunday morning.

EcoCoin Encourages Sustainability, Supports Student Organizations

Customers receive an EcoCoin each time they decline a single-use plastic bag when making a purchase at Lehigh's bookstore.

Lehigh Holds First Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Town Hall

The hour-long meeting provided information on the university’s Diversity, Inclusion and Equity (DI&E) Strategic Plan and Progress Measures.

Lehigh Quiz Bowl Team Heads to Intercollegiate Championship Tournament

A team of four Lehigh students is headed to the Chicago area for the premier national competition less than two years into the club’s existence.

Paul Corkum ’67G ’72 Ph.D. Named Co-Recipient of Prestigious Wolf Prize in Physics

The Lehigh graduate was honored for his contributions in the fields of ultrafast laser science and attosecond physics.

PROFILE: Teasha McKoy ’22, Lehigh Women’s Track and Field

The senior is a founding member of the Student-Athletes of Color Leadership Council and an executive board member for Flight 45.