Linda Harbrecht

Director, University Communications
Office of Communications and Public Affairs
(610) 758-4838

Linda Harbrecht is the Director of Communications in the Office of Communications and Public Affairs. In addition to writing about major university initiatives, programs and events, she also serves on Lehigh’s Crisis Management Team and provides editorial and strategic marketing support to the Student Affairs division.

An award-winning former journalist and former editor of Lehigh’s Alumni Bulletin, she has written extensively about faculty research, the history of the university and has contributed to university research publications during her nearly 18 years at Lehigh.

At a campus event, community leaders, faculty and staff honor King's legacy and lasting influence.

Prompting the discussion is petition drafted by Lehigh students and faculty.

Accreditation would recognize Lehigh's public safety professional excellence.

The announcements were made at an early December meeting.

The Lehigh graduate was a managing director in global markets for Deutsche Bank before launching high-profile career in journalism.

Mid-day session was the third in the “Tackling Tough Topics Together” series organized by the CEC.

Lehigh unveils an ambitious plan for the university’s future through undergraduate and graduate enrollment growth, faculty hiring, a new college of health and upgraded facilities.

The first MLK event of the academic year addressed an issue of growing significance.

U.S. News & World Report also lauded Lehigh as one of the nation's most innovative universities.

Flowers will succeed Vince Munley, who has held the position for the past six years.

More than 100 staff, faculty and students joined in a conversation around diversity efforts.

Khanjan Mehta, currently of Penn State University, will assume his role at Lehigh on Dec. 30, 2016.

An act of selflessness and bravery from Megan Kienzle ’17 helped save the life of a friend suffering from a rare genetic disorder.

She is accepting a new role leading Student Affairs at Claremont McKenna College.

The legendary Wall Street financier shared words of wisdom, advice and encouragement with Lehigh's Class of 2016.

The annual event also honors officers and community members for extraordinary service.

The American Psychological Association awarded a seven-year status in its first review of UCPS.

After 32 years at Lehigh, Vice Provost for Student Affairs John Smeaton prepares for retirement--and looks back on his time on South Mountain.

Box allows for safe and proper disposal of expired medications and needles.

One of only a handful in the state with this distinction, the department was praised for its professionalism.