President Alice P. Gast
Speeches & Writings
As Lehigh’s president, Alice P. Gast speaks frequently about the evolving role of higher education and the impact our research is having around the world. Here is a collection of some of President Gast’s remarks.
A total of 1,889 degrees were conferred at Lehigh's 145th commencement on May 20, 2013.
Featured Speeches & Writings
Alice Gast's Farewell Letter to Lehigh
Commencement 2014: Taking risks and reaching high
May 19, 2014
“What would Chuck do?”
Remarks by Alice Gast at Charles M. Vest Life Celebration National Academy of Engineering
February 20, 2014
The Morning Call: "Alice P. Gast: King's vision of equality continues to inspire us"
January 18, 2014
Message to Campus Community on Acceptance of Presidency of Imperial College London
January 3, 2014
Made in Pennsylvania
November 10, 2013
Colleges Need Metrics to Measure Student Success
October 18, 2013
Founder's Day Address: Adhering to Asa Packer's values, Lehigh prepares graduates to make a contribution to society
October 10, 2013
Commencement Address: Principles of Improvisation
May 20, 2013
MLK Week Kickoff Remarks
January 21, 2013
The Morning Call: "Quality schools help create strong communities"
October 15, 2012