The Newsroom


Transylvania website, presidential inauguration project and publications receive awards 12/13/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The Transylvania University communications office received Grand Champion awards for its website design and implementation, website homepage and presidential inauguration project in the...[more]
Transylvania junior plans meal of local foods for Lexington elementary school 12/2/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Childhood obesity rates rose nearly 15 percent between 1980 and 2008 and a flurry of articles from The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times and USA Today, among others, place at least...[more]


Transylvania’s music program gives "A Gift of Holiday Music" to the community Friday, Dec. 9 11/23/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s music program presents “A Gift of Holiday Music” on Friday, December 9, at 7:30 p.m. in Haggin Auditorium. The concert is free and open to the...[more]
Transylvania acquires land for future expansion 11/22/11
This is one rendering of possible athletic fields. A campus planner is being hired and a feasibility study will be conducted. LEXINGTON, Ky.—President R. Owen Williams announc...[more]
Transylvania senior Lee Richardson is a Rhodes Scholarship Finalist 11/20/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University senior Lee Richardson of Nicholasville, Ky., represented the university at the District IX Rhodes Scholarship interview this weekend. Richardson, a biochemistry...[more]
"Beyond Boundaries: New Work by Nana Lampton," runs Nov. 10-Dec. 6 in the Morlan Gallery. 11/10/11
Nana Lampton LEXINGTON, Ky.—Landscape comes alive when seen through the eyes of painter, poet, business woman and world traveler Nana Lampton. The Morlan Gallery will open ...[more]
Transylvania adds equestrian program for 2012-13 11/10/11
Transylvania University announced today that it will add equestrian as its 23rd varsity sport, beginning in the 2012-13 year. The 2011-12 year will be spent recruiting. ...[more]
Transylvania University on the fitness move again; will launch Fit Fridays on November 4 11/1/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Dozens of Transylvania employees will don tennis shoes and jeans on Friday, taking business casual to a whole new level. ...[more]


Transylvania named a best value by Kiplinger's Personal Finance 10/27/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University has been named a best value by “Kiplinger’s Personal Finance.” The university ranked 69th in the magazine’s annual list of the top 100...[more]
The delightful new comedy “Almost, Maine” opens Thursday, Oct. 27, at Transylvania 10/25/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University Theater opens the 2011-12 season with "Almost, Maine," which runs Oct. 27-29 and Nov. 3-4 at 7:30 p.m., and Oct. 30 and Nov. 5 at 2 p.m., in Transylvan...[more]