Kelly Hochbein

Manager, Editorial Services

Office of Communications and Public Affairs

(610) 758-4746

Kelly Hochbein is a member of the editorial team in the Office of Communications and Public Affairs. She serves as editor of the Lehigh Research Review and as an associate editor of the Lehigh Alumni Bulletin. She also writes and edits for Lehigh’s news websites and other publications, covering events, research and news from all four colleges.

Hochbein holds a B.A. in English and a master’s degree in education from the University of Notre Dame. She worked as a teacher and a freelance writer before her arrival at Lehigh in 2014. 

Fulbright scholar Sayed Kalimullah Abed plans to use his College of Education training to improve special education in his home country. 

English professor Beth Dolan and composer Amanda Jacobs will present lecture recital at Carnegie Hall on Nov. 4. 

The author and former college athlete encouraged honest conversation and shared what she learned in writing her book, “What Made Maddy Run.”

An interdisciplinary team of students wins $50,000 in an international competition.

Tony-nominated choreographer Donald Byrd discusses art as a means to social change.

The reaccreditation is the result of a year-long institutional self-study and subsequent peer review site visit.

New Interdisciplinary Research Institutes facilitate collaboration.

The three-day NSF workshop invited participants from multiple disciplines to explore real-world challenges. 

The team was one of five finalists for the $1 million prize. 

Sponsored by Theta Chi, the event raised $13,000 for childhood cancer research.

Prothero emphasized to graduates the importance of wandering.

The team demonstrated its device during the final round of competition in Mumbai, India.

Chris Kiely works with colleagues around the world to explore the use of different forms of nano-gold for a variety of chemical reactions.

Lehigh’s highly selective Eckardt Scholars Program allows a unique opportunity for interdisciplinary exploration and student choice in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Creativity, Discovery, Impact

Melpomene Katakalos and Will Lowry bring their extensive professional theatrical design experience and shared affinity for contemporary plays to Lehigh’s stages and classrooms.

With wide-ranging approaches to solving global problems, teams of Lehigh researchers tackle key questions about the future of energy and infrastructure—and by extension, the very future of modern society.

Dawn Keetley delves into the life of young 19th-century killer Jesse Pomeroy—and uncovers a possible explanation for his crimes.

A study by a team of economists including James Dearden, Chad Meyerhoefer and Muzhe Yang finds that selective universities can give significant preference to applicants who demonstrate interest.

Wonpil Im’s web-based graphical user interface, CHARMM GUI, eases modeling of complex biomolecular systems, possibly paving the way for better understanding of drug-resistant bacteria.