Rebecca Johnson '98, a rising star in community development

Rebecca Johnson, Executive Director of Fairmount Community Development Corporation in Philadelphia, has received a 2013 "Rising Star" award from the Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations. Ms. Johnson, who graduated from Lehigh with a B.A. in Sociology in 1998, was recognized by the PACDC for her work in building Philadelphia's "greater Art Museum area" into a vibrant, diverse, economically healthy neighborhood.

David Casagrande to lead fracking impact study

A newly awarded Lehigh CORE grant will fund an eight-member interdisciplinary research team studying the impacts of hydraulic fr

David Small to study prehistory in Crete

David Small, Professor of Anthropology, has received two grants (one Faculty Research Grant and one Faculty Innovation grant) fr

Bruce Whitehouse in France for talks on Mali

Bruce Whitehouse, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, traveled to France from April 8-13 at the invitation of the U.S. State Department's Bureau of International Information Programs.

Kelly Austin: moving forward with research

Kelly Austin, Assistant Professor of Sociology, has published a research article in the journal Population & Environment

Anthropology major wins library research prize

Sophia Dent, a senior double-majoring in Biology and Anthropology, is one of two students to win the 2013 Student Research Prize from the Lehigh University Library. She and fellow awardee Bridget Joyce were selected from among 40 submissions for the prize this year.


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