College News and Fun Facts: Lehigh University

Lehigh and Lafayette has had a rivalry as far back as 1884.

Seal and Motto. “Homo Minister et Interpres Naturae,” which translates loosely to “Man, the servant and interpreter of nature,” taken from the works of Francis Bacon, was used to summarize the principle of combining scientific and classical education, both of which the Lehigh trustees considered to be practical.

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