April 28-29, 2023

Soaring Together Women’s Summit

Summary

Come back to campus for an inspiring weekend of meaningful events and networking with your fellow Lehigh alumnae.

Women sitting around rounds tables with white table cloths

About the Summit

Soaring Together, Lehigh’s celebration of 50 years of undergraduate coeducation, has invigorated our community of alumnae across the country. The Soaring Together Women’s Summit (April 28-29) continues the momentum with a series of compelling events designed to motivate, inspire, and move you forward.

  • Enjoy inspirational speakers and stellar sessions.
  • Connect and reconnect with your alumnae community.
  • Learn how you can make the most of your Lehigh network and create opportunities for your fellow alumnae.

Save the date and make your travel arrangements today. Registration will launch in early March 2023. For more information, contact University Events at inevents@lehigh.edu.

Be part of the movement

Summit Highlights

Two African American women chatting and enjoying hors d'oeuvres

Reconnect

Gather with alumnae from across the country at Friday dinners with alumnae from your decade, an early morning run or walk through campus, and other chances to socialize throughout the weekend.

Woman standing on a stage speaking to an audience

Be Inspired

On Saturday, gather with the Lehigh community for a not-to-be-missed keynote address. Watch for the announcement of the speaker this spring. 

Two alumnae sitting at a table and laughing

Advance Your Career

Choose from a selection of breakout sessions led by accomplished Lehigh women on topics such as navigating challenges in the workplace, creating a culture of success for women, and learning how to lead with authority. 

Morgan Nelson speaking behind a wooden podium

Expand Your Network

This unprecedented gathering of accomplished Lehigh women offers opportunities for networking and camaraderie with those who share your interests and ambitions. Discover new talent, new mentors, and new friends!

Michelle Beckner ’09

In This Image: Michelle Beckner ’09 speaking with another alumna at the Soaring Together Women's Conference in Denver

Maria Theresa Mejia ’14 ’15G

In This Image: Maria Theresa Mejia ’14 ’15G smiling at the Soaring Together Women's Conference in Seattle

Three alumnae posing together

In This Image: Three young alumnae, Jessica Scott ’15, Kelsey Yevak ’15, and Alex Stephanou ’15 at the Soaring Together Women's Conference in Boston

Danielle Williams ’17

In This Image: Danielle Williams ’17 at the Soaring Together Women's Conference in Central New Jersey

Emma Fernandez ’22

In This Image: Emma Fernandez ’22 at the Soaring Together Women's Conference in New York City

Sandy Denton speaking with another alumnae

In This Image: Sandy Denton ’83 speaking with another alumna at the Soaring Together Women's Conference in New York City

More Ways to Engage

Since 2021, Lehigh University as a whole has been marking a half-century of undergraduate coeducation with a university-wide celebration of the impact of Lehigh women — how they changed the university and how they are changing our world. Join us as, together, we continue to soar into the future.

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Select hotels offer special rates just for Lehigh. Please contact the hotels directly to inquire about their rate, and make your reservation.

Hotel Bethlehem
437 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015
(888) 231-9320

Wind Creek
77 Wind Creek Boulevard, Bethlehem, PA 18015
(877) 726-3777
Group Code: LEHIGHWC

As Lehigh celebrates 50 years of coeducation and its impact, the university is taking action to ensure all talented Lehigh students have every opportunity to achieve their goals. Learn more about the innovative Soaring Together Scholarships, a full-tuition program that includes mentorship and experiential learning opportunities, and other ways you can invest in the success of Lehigh people.

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Lehigh inspires and strengthens powerful networks for all of its alumni. Now, in honor of 50 years of coeducation and the impact of Lehigh women, we offer tools, tactics, regional event opportunities, and resources alumnae can use to connect, communicate, and build community.

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