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Shearer to deliver Transylvania commencement address 4/8/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Charles L. Shearer, who recently announced his retirement from the presidency of Transylvania University after a record-setting 27-year tenure, will deliver the commencement address to...[more]
Transylvania’s choir joins other college choirs for two performances of Brahms’ “Requiem” April 9-10 4/5/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The Transylvania University Choir joins choirs from Centre College, Berea College and Asbury University, along with a full orchestra to present two performances of Johannes Brahms’...[more]
Award-winning poet Cecilia Woloch ’78 to give public reading Monday, April 12, 4 p.m. at Transylvania University 4/5/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Poet Cecilia Woloch will speak at Transylvania’s Cowgill Center, room 102, Monday, April 12, at 4 p.m. This event, the fourth annual writing, rhetoric, and communication lecture,...[more]
Transylvania's Alpha Theta chapter of Kappa Alpha Order wins national award 4/2/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s Alpha Theta chapter of Kappa Alpha Order (KA) is a recipient of the order’s highest honor, the George C. Marshall Award for Chapter Excellence for...[more]
Transylvania’s senior art exhibit runs April 2-23 in Morlan Gallery; included in April 16 Gallery Hop 4/2/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery presents “Our Eclectic Minds: Transylvania University Senior Exhibition 2010.” The exhibit opens at 5 p.m. on April 2 and runs through...[more]


Transylvania’s Theatre Guild presents “Brighton Beach Memoirs” April 1-3 at 7:30 p.m. 3/31/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s student-run Theatre Guild will present Neil Simon’s classic coming-of-age play, “Brighton Beach Memoirs,” April 1-3 at 7:30 p.m. in the...[more]
Transylvania trustee issues challenge to alumni 3/29/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University consistently ranks in the top 15 colleges and universities nationwide for the percentage of alumni who give to their alma mater. An anonymous member of...[more]
“Our Ailing Health Care System: How to Fix It and How to Protect Your Health”: John Abramson, professor at Harvard Medical School, to speak April 1 at 7:30 p.m.; free and open to the public 3/25/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—John Abramson will give a lecture titled “Our Ailing Health Care System: How to Fix It and How to Protect Your Health,” Thursday, April 1, at 7:30 p.m. in Carrick Theater,...[more]
Transylvania honors 41 first-year students for academic excellence 3/25/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Forty-one first-year students at Transylvania University were recently inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta, a national honor society that recognizes academic excellence. To be included,...[more]
Transylvania professor Peter Fosl publishes philosophy book 3/22/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University philosophy professor Peter Fosl has recently published “Philosophy: the Classic Readings,” a volume he co-edited with David E. Cooper....[more]