LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University received awards in three categories of the annual competition sponsored by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education-Kentucky. The awards were presented during the organization’s conference Dec. 11 in Louisville.
Transylvania’s admissions viewbook received the top honor, a Grand Award, and the university’s magazine, Transylvania, received an Award of Excellence. An Award of Special Merit went to Transylvania Treasures, a publication that highlights items in the university’s Special Collections and Moosnick Medical and Science Museum.
The publications are the work of Martha Baker, publications director; William Bowden, writer/editor; Barbara Grinnell, graphic designer; and Lori-Lyn Hurley, editorial assistant. Transylvania Treasures is designed by Carin Lovell of By Design, Lexington.
The award winners were chosen from 130 entries submitted by 16 educational institutions throughout Kentucky.
Transylvania, founded in 1780, is the nation’s sixteenth oldest institution of higher learning and is consistently ranked in national publications as one of the top liberal arts colleges in the country.