Kurt Pfitzer

Editor and Writer Emeritus (Retired January 2018)
Office of Communications and Public Affairs
(610) 758-3017
kap4@lehigh.edu

Kurt Pfitzer is associate editor of the Lehigh Alumni Bulletin and one of the editors of the Lehigh’s news websites.

Pfitzer joined Lehigh’s staff in 1986 after working as a news reporter for several newspapers, including the Tucson Citizen, the Doylestown (Pa.) Daily Intelligencer and The Philadelphia Inquirer. He holds an M.A. in journalism from the University of Arizona and a bachelor’s in piano performance from the University of Alaska in Fairbanks. He is also organist for St. Isidore’s Roman Catholic Church in Quakertown, Pa.


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National Academy of Engineering cites Ph.D. alumnus for structural testing innovation.

Students share the burden of a challenging major.

Three of his 11 novels, including “Mystic River,” have been adapted into movies.

Device achieves real-time microscopic study of cell-to-cell interactions.

At a forum Wednesday, experts will discuss Latin America’s “fronteras.”

An innovative program showcases its capstone projects.

Combining genetics and optics, researchers noninvasively pace the heart of a fruit fly.

Balancing resiliency and sustainability in an age of constant change.

Resilient infrastructure strengthens the fabric of communities.

The emergence of engineering for risk, resiliency and sustainability.

In NSF’s I-Corps program, students and faculty learn how innovation intersects with the marketplace.

A research institute goes global to reinvigorate glass education.

Welcome to the 19th issue of Resolve, a magazine dedicated to research and educational innovation in the P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science at Lehigh University.

A panoramic—and realistic—assessment brings interdependence into focus.

A team designs a biomimetic substrate to expand the scope of Cryptosporidium monitoring.

The ATLSS Center marks 30 years of studying infrastructure.

The  Legacy of  Ben Yen