Lehigh University

Lehigh University is seeing a significant spike in COVID-19 cases. University officials say they may have to quarantine all undergraduates – on and off-campus – if they can’t get it under control.

In the Lehigh Valley, advocates are highlighting top areas that need to be addressed now.

Lehigh University has revoked an honorary degree that President Trump held for more than 30 years. The school’s board of trustees held a special vote this week after Trump incited an insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.

With a surge in coronavirus cases in the commonwealth, Lehigh Valley high school students scheduled to take college entrance exams this month had their tests canceled. Some may not be able to reschedule their ACTs and SATs until the spring.

Democrat Joe Biden defeated President Trump after presumptively securing Pennsylvania’s 20 electoral college votes. Biden won Northampton county by around 1,300 votes. WLVR’s Gabi Falk spoke with Lehigh University students to get their reaction to Biden’s win.


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