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Transylvania alums receive Fulbright honors 12/19/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Three Transylvania alums were recent recipients of Fulbright program awards and honors to further their educational and professional pursuits....[more]
Transy student plays unique role at U.N. climate talks in Poland; youth delegation challenges leaders 12/19/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania senior Marcie Smith, of Richmond, has been playing a particularly unique role at the U.N. Climate Change negotiations in Poznan, Poland. The two-week conference is wrapping...[more]
Transylvania’s Empty Bowls Project overwhelming success; bowls sold out in four hours, more than $6,600 raised for charity 12/3/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Evidence of the country’s economic downturn could not be found at Transylvania University’s Morlan Gallery Wednesday, as the 2008 Empty Bowls Project opened its doors to a...[more]
Transylvania senior represents U.S. at U.N. Climate Change Conference in Poland 12/3/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—It began as a personal quest to lessen her impact on a changing environment. Now, Marcie Smith is on a global journey to challenge others to do the same—and then some. Next stop on...[more]


Transylvania University among schools recognized as leaders of educational excellence in the 2008-09 edition of “Colleges of Distinction” 11/26/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University has been selected to appear in the admissions guidebook “Colleges of Distinction.” Wesley L. Creel, president and founder of Colleges of Distinction,...[more]
Celebrate the 2008 holiday season with a madrigal dinner at Transylvania 11/19/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Begin your holiday season by going back in time to Merry Olde England to A Medieval Feast presented by the Transylvania University Madrigal Singers and the Medieval Instrumental Ensemble...[more]
Transylvania holiday events raise money for community 11/18/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The art program at Transylvania University invites the community to help feed the hungry by doing some early Christmas shopping for beautiful handmade ceramic bowls at the Morlan Galler...[more]
Transylvania music professor Larry Barnes receives composer award 11/14/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University music professor Larry Barnes has received a composer award from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), for his work in 2007 and 2008....[more]
Rep. Kathy Stein to speak at Transylvania on Veterans Day; 113th Army Band Quintet to perform 11/7/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The 113th U.S. Army Band Quintet will perform and Representative Kathy Stein (D-Lexington), will give the keynote address at Transylvania University’s Veterans Day ceremony,...[more]
Chanticleer to conduct master class with Transylvania’s male a cappella group; free and open to the public 11/5/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The Grammy Award-winning male chorus Chanticleer will conduct a master class with Transylvania Boys’ A Cappella (TBA) Friday, November 14, at 12:30 p.m. in the Mitchell Fine Arts...[more]