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“Aloha, Say the Pretty Girls,” opens Thursday, Feb. 17 at Transylvania University 2/16/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Babies, wild dogs, komodo dragons and hula dancers abound in Naomi Iizuka's "Aloha, Say the Pretty Girls," which runs Feb. 17-19 and 24-26 at 7:30 p.m., and Feb. 20 at 2 p.m.,...[more]
Transylvania professors find art and stories in curbside furniture 2/11/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—On January 8, 2010, Transylvania professors Kurt Gohde and Kremena Todorova took a photograph that would become the first of their 277 images for their exhibit "Discarded."&n...[more]
“Can We Talk? Problems in Race and Conversation” is topic of Transylvania’s Kenan Lecture, Tuesday, Feb. 15; free and open to the public 2/2/11
LEXINGTON, KY.—Randall Kennedy, one of the preeminent voices on race in America and a Harvard law professor, will tackle sensitive racial issues in his lecture titled “Can We Talk? Problems in...[more]


Transylvania accounting students offer free tax service to those with incomes under $40,000 1/31/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University accounting students will assist taxpayers with an income of less than $40,000 in the preparation of Internal Revenue Service income tax forms 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ...[more]
“An Evening at the Cabaret: As Seen on TV” at Transylvania Jan. 28 and 29. 1/24/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University's vocal ensembles...[more]
Morlan Gallery exhibit “Dropping Stitches” examines the recent knitting resurgence in popular culture 1/18/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—It’s not just grandmas wielding knitting needles these days. “Dropping Stitches: Knitting Trends in Contemporary Art” examines the recent knitting resurgence in popular...[more]
Transylvania hosting volunteer projects on campus for Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service; program honoring King planned for Jan. 19 1/12/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Martin Luther King Jr. federal holiday, and in 1994, the holiday was designated by Congress as a national day of service, charging Americans ...[more]


Transylvania publications receive awards at CASE-KY conference 12/22/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The Transylvania University admissions viewbook received the Grand Champion award for printed publications in the Council for Advancement and Support of Education–Kentucky annual ...[more]
Anonymous donor pledges matching gift of up to $1 million 12/22/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—In honor of the April 29, 2011 inauguration of R. Owen Williams, Transylvania’s 25th president, an anonymous donor has pledged a matching gift of up to $1 million for Transylvania...[more]