Posted: Wednesday, May 23, 2012

LEXINGTON, Ky.—Five current Transylvania University students have received Transylvania Honors Scholarships, which are awarded annually to rising senior students who have achieved outstanding academic records and have made significant service contributions to Transylvania. The scholarship covers tuition and the general fee. The recipients are chosen by a panel of faculty members who interview each applicant.

"These are students whose academic and campus community accomplishments are impeccable," said William F. Pollard, vice president and dean of the college. "Being named a Transylvania Honors Scholar is an extraordinary achievement given the credentials of the finalists, all of whom have outstanding records of academic success and of contributions to the life of the campus."

Molly Dean, a writing, rhetoric, and communications and Spanish language and literature double major, is from Louisville, Ky.

Hannah Johnson, a political science major and Spanish and international affairs double minor, is from Lexington, Ky.

Cameron Lindsey, an English major, is from Nicholasville, Ky.

Jordan Rebsch, a business administration and psychology double major, is from Lexington, Ky.

Alex Yaden, a teaching music major, is from Bardstown, Ky.