Latest News

Lehigh's new Diner concept is a huge hit among students

January 30, 2018

Take a tour of the Rathbone diner, with its retro design, menu of diner classics (hello, perfectly smashed burgers), modern comfort food and fresh ingredients.

Lehigh Renovates Rathbone Hall for Fall 2017

January 02, 2018

Renovated in the Summer of 2017

Lehigh University pledges shift to 20 percent "real food" by 2020

December 12, 2017

Lehigh University’s Rathbone dining hall provides nearly 5,500 meals a day on average, not including some 300 employee meals. Right now, about 10 percent of those meals consist of “real” food — local, fair-trade, humane or organic. But by 2020, the college wants to double that.

Lehigh's Smoked Mac & Cheese was featured on

December 05, 2017

The signature mac (and most popular dish) at Common Grounds, a soup-and-sandwich coffee venue at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa., features hickory-smoked cheddar and Monterey Jack cheese, which are smoked daily in the on-campus smoker, which gives the cheese a distinctly deep and complex flavor.

Lehigh University to switch from plastic to paper straws

September 06, 2018

Lehigh University students and faculty will be sipping through paper straws, putting the school among a host of businesses, cities and countries taking steps to eliminate plastic straw use and the litter that can follow.

Lehigh University Goes Plastic Straw Free

September 06, 2018

Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, has announced that they will phase out the use of plastic straws across their campus