Schwarzman Scholar Named

David Morency ’18 has begun his studies in China.

Story by

Mary Ellen Alu

David Morency

David Morency '18

David Morency ’18 won a prestigious 2020 Schwarzman Scholarship for study in China, where he is pursuing a master’s degree in global affairs at Tsinghua University in Beijing. 

Morency graduated from the Integrated Business and Engineering Honors (IBE) program at Lehigh with dual majors in finance and industrial systems and engineering. He is the first Lehigh student selected for the scholarship, inspired by the Rhodes Scholarship at Oxford and designed to prepare future global leaders.

Story by

Mary Ellen Alu

Related Stories

Helble in Quito

Lehigh President Joseph J. Helble ’82 Kicks off Latin American Tour with Lecture at Universidad San Francisco de Quito

Helble delivered a lecture during his first stop on a tour of Latin America Thursday, highlighting Lehigh’s commitment to interdisciplinary education.

Students at 1972 rivalry game.

Squawk: What is Your Favorite Lehigh Football Memory?

From The Rivalry to a piece of a goal post, members of the Lehigh community recall Lehigh traditions and other moments. 

Portrait of Kenny Holdsman ’89

Kenny Holdsman ’89 Empowering Community Through Philadelphia Youth Basketball

The founder of Philadelphia Youth Basketball hopes to empower youth through education and basketball. The organization is focused on building critical thinking skills and a love of learning.