Register for Founder’s Weekend

Each October since 1879, Lehigh has commemorated Founder Asa Packer with a campus celebration. This year, we will celebrate his legacy with a full weekend of festivities featuring the inauguration of Lehigh’s 15th president, Joseph J. Helble ’82.

Inauguration Ceremony

Join the Lehigh community as Joseph J. Helble ’82 is formally inaugurated as the university’s 15th president.

Founder’s Weekend Tailgate

Enjoy refreshments and fun at this family-friendly tailgate, then cheer on Men’s Soccer as they take on Lafayette at 6:00 p.m.


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