Stories about Hallmarks & Traditions

In order to safely celebrate graduates, the university will host two sessions for undergraduates in the Class of 2021. Additional, separate ceremonies are planned for the Class of 2020 and doctoral students from both classes. 

McIntosh, professor emeritus of sociology at Lehigh, served as mace bearer from 1996 to 2018. He died Nov. 11 at age 84.

Here's a look back at the rules in 1906 for first-year students at Lehigh. 

The Baccalaureate will be held at 4 p.m. on May 19 in Packer Memorial Church.

Professor Kashi Johnson encourages first-year students to ‘step outside that comfort zone.’

The 75-minute ceremony was marked with cheers and lengthy applause.

The scholar, author and social commentator will address graduates and families.

The annual event recognizes students who have earned a 3.6 GPA or higher.

Lehigh’s 150th Commencement will be held Monday, May 21.

Economics Professor Frank Gunter delivers the keynote speech at the 2017 Convocation.