Umoja House 30th Anniversary Celebration
Honoring the Past, Embracing the Future

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Umoja House 30th Anniversary

Celebration Weekend Events

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Umoja House, Lehigh University invites you to join in for an exciting array of programming and events that highlights the history, narratives, and triumphants of multiculturalism that prevails and continues to grow at Lehigh University.  

Umoja Welcome Reception
Friday, November 22, 2019
President's House (Asa Packer Campus)
5:00 PM-7:00 PM
 
Registration Begins: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Alumni Memorial Building
 
The Umoja House 30th Anniversary Celebration promises to be a great one! This weekend will be an opportunity to both reflect on your Lehigh memories, as well as to create new ones. Get an early start to the weekend’s events and reconnect with your fellow Lehigh Alumni. 
Umoja Celebratory Breakfast (hosted by BALANCE & Office of Multicultural Affairs)
In 2017, the Office of Multicultural Affairs and BALANCE (Black and Latino Alumni Network for Community and Equity) started a tradition of joining forces during the Lehigh vs. Lafayette game to promote camaderie and mutual networking between current students, faculty and staff, and alumni of color.
 
Saturday, November 23, 2019
Umoja House (101 Lower Sayre Park Road, Bethlehem, PA 18015)
8:30 AM-10:00 AM
 
In 2017, the Office of Multicultural Affairs and BALANCE (Black and Latino Alumni Network for Community and Equity) started a tradition of joining forces during the Lehigh vs. Lafayette game to promote camaderie and mutual networking between current students, faculty and staff, and alumni of color.  This year, they are joining together yet again for the RIVARLY 155 game and to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Umoja House's existence at Lehigh University.  
Umoja Celebratory Tailgate

Join BALANCE, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Incorporated and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated at Lot S2

Saturday, November 23, 2019
10:30 AM-12:30 PM
Sponsored by Lehigh Dining
Lehigh v. Lafayette (RIVALRY 155)

Known as THE RIVALRY, the Lehigh-Lafayette football game is the most-played college football rivalry in the nation. The two teams first took to the gridiron in 1884, just one year after the first standardized football rules were established, and have played 154 times since.

Join us as the Umoja House will have special seating to commenorate the 30th anniversary.  To purchase one of the Umoja House tickets, please visit https://bit.ly/2OxmMAk .

Saturday, November 23, 2019
12:30 PM
Goodman Stadium
"The Vibe" Umoja Celebratory Party
Saturday, November 23, 2019
5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Iacocca  Hall, Wood Dining Room
 
We’re getting together one last time before heading home - join your Lehigh Alumni, current students and other members of the Lehigh community for an evening of food, fun, and fellowship!
Umoja 30th List of Events