Saskia Sassen delivers 2016 Williamson Lecture

On November 16, 2016, the eminent sociologist Dr. Saskia Sassen delivered the Robert C. Williamson Lecture at Lehigh University.

Graduate open house set for Oct. 29

If you are considering Lehigh's Masters in Sociology program, we encourage you to attend the upcoming

Anthropology alum studies the big leagues

Kevin Kniffin (class of 1995, Anthropology) spoke at Cornell University's 2016 homecoming celebrations on September 24.

Harvey Nicholson

Harvey Nicholson (M.A. '16) began the doctoral program in sociology at the University of Central Florida in Orlando in 2016. He is the subject of a November 2017 profile on the UCF website.

Alum research in the spotlight

Research conducted by Margaret Hagerman (B.A. '04, M.A.

Honoring 50 years with Professor McIntosh

Lehigh University was a very different place in 1966 when James McIntosh arrived straight from graduate school at Syracuse.

Michelle Choi at ESS 2016

Michelle Choi (B.A. '14) co-presented a paper at the Eastern Sociological Society meetings in Boston in March 2016. Her co-authors are faculty member Kelly Austin and graduate student Ginger Berndt. Michelle has accepted a position as Research Associate for Kaiser-Permanente in Honolulu. She says, "Sociology has opened all the doors I have gone through. I have gained skills that will open more doors."

Alum to spearhead East Africa health initiative

Caroline Kusi, who earned her BA in Sociology from Lehigh in 2011, has accepted a new position--in Rwanda!

Caroline Kusi

Caroline Kusi (B.A. '11 and MPH from the University of Michigan), after working at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, accepted a new position--in Rwanda!

Students visit local holocaust survivor

Students in Professor Judy Lasker's seminar "The Jewish Identity and


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