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Selected Media Coverage: December 17, 2003

**Lehigh in the News** {online press clippings from other news sources}

NCAA News (Trade publication for intercollegiate athletics)
Red Shirt or Red Flag?

Lehigh wrestler Jon Trenge and Lehigh wrestling coach Greg Strobel were quoted in a story about student athletes taking a year off to pursue the Olympics. "This year's redshirting wrestlers includes Jon Trenge of Lehigh University, who has publicly indicated he will seek the waiver. He already has competed for at least one year his institution and has qualified at least once for the Division I national meet. Is he ready for Olympic competition? "If you look at the history of who makes the Olympic teams, the last (collegiate) freestyle athlete who made the team was back in 1988," said Strobel, referring to Oklahoma State University Olympic gold medalist John Smith. "The chance of a college-eligible kid making the team is very slim. Most of the team is made up of guys in their late 20s or early 30s, because it takes that long to really do that."
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Bill Hunter, director of the office of international students and scholars, was interviewed on WAEB yesterday about what Lehigh's international students are doing over the holiday break. In addition, two Global Union students will be interviewed by WAEB in the GU's new location in Coxe Lab today.
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Association of International Educators
The newsletter of the Association of International Educators recently covered the Global Union's September visit to the United Nations.
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The Morning Call (Circulation 130,360)
Lehigh Lets Laptops Go Wireless

Lehigh has joined the short list of Lehigh Valley ''hot spots'' for wireless Internet access, airport officials said Tuesday. Other local places offering wireless access include Edge, a restaurant on W. Broad Street in Bethlehem, and the Lehigh Valley International Airport.
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**Alumni in the News

Yahoo News
Loev Named 2003 Recipient of Acc Board of Governors Chair Award

Bruce K. Loev, P.E., who received a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Lehigh University, of Michael Baker Jr., Inc., a subsidiary of Michael Baker Corporation, was named recipient of the Airport Consultants Council (ACC) Board Of Governors "Chair Award," presented at the ACC's Annual Conference in San Francisco, Calif., November 2003.
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Telegram & Gazette (Massachusetts)
Business Briefs

James D. Hohman, who graduated from Lehigh University, was appointed a director of Family Federal Savings. He is also vice president and investment officer at First Financial Trust.
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Posted on Wednesday, December 17, 2003

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