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Transylvania celebrates National Day of Writing with poetry reading at the Carnegie Center on Thursday, Oct. 20, at 6 p.m.; free and open to the public 10/18/11
Richard Taylor LEXINGTON, Ky.—In celebration of the National Day of Writing, Transylvania University will host a poetry reading, “Writing the Landscape” at the ...[more]
The American Shakespeare Center will perform two classics at Transylvania Nov. 7 and 8; tickets available to the public 10/14/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Actors from the American Shakespeare Center (ASC) will perform “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” on Monday, November 7, and “’Tis Pity She’s a Whore”...[more]
Tickets available for TU-UK tip-off dinner Oct. 30 10/13/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Coaches and players from both the University of Kentucky and Transylvania University will attend a tip-off dinner on Oct. 30 at Keeneland Entertainment Center in advance of the historic...[more]


Morlan Gallery’s first show of the 2011-12 academic year features interactive and generative works, runs through Oct. 28 9/27/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—To open the 2011-12 academic year, Transylvania University’s Morlan Gallery is hosting two interactive works and one generative work for “Unveiling the Painted Curtain: 21st...[more]
Junior Paul Brown's first solo exhibit "The Prayer Project" opens at LOT Gallery Sept. 30 9/27/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—On September 30, Transylvania University junior Paul Brown will open his first solo exhibit, “The Prayer Project,” at the Land of Tomorrow (LOT) Gallery in Lexington. A...[more]
“The Civil War and Reconstruction in the Border States: History and Memory at the Sesquicentennial” premieres on KET through Sept. 24 and Oct. 11-15 9/20/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War, four prominent scholars of nineteenth-century American history and legal history took part in “The Civil War a...[more]
Transylvania University’s new John Marshall Harlan Lecture Series presents legal and constitutional historian William Wiecek, September 26, at 7:30 p.m.; free and open to the public 9/19/11
LEXINGTON, KY.—Transylvania University launches a new lecture series, the John Marshall Harlan Series, with a talk by legal and constitutional historian William Wiecek on Monday, September 26th, at 7...[more]
Transylvania moves up seven places in U.S. News & World Report ranking 9/14/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University moved up seven places—from 88 to 81—in the latest U.S. News & World Report college rankings....[more]
Tangletown Trio to give free performance at Transylvania on September 13 at 7:30 p.m. 9/12/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Seattle-based touring ensemble TangleTown Trio will give a performance at Transylvania University on Tuesday, September 13 at 7:30 p.m. in Carrick Theater. The show, "Song Nouveau,...[more]
Transylvania University announces new interreligious program for campus ministry; search begins for associate dean 9/12/11
LEXINGTON, Ky.—President R. Owen Williams announced today a 21st-century focused interreligious program for Transylvania University’s campus ministry.  ...[more]