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Transylvania University named Gold Level Fit-Friendly Company by the American Heart Association 5/1/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University has been named a Fit-Friendly Company at the Gold Level by the American Heart Association, which recognizes workplaces that champion the health of employees. ...[more]


Tickets on sale for Transylvania’s production of “Pippin” 4/30/13
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Tickets for Transylvania's production of the Broadway musical "Pippin" are now on sale. Tickets can be purchased at the Mitchell Fine Arts Center box office (beside Carrick ...[more]
Actor Steve Zahn to deliver Transylvania University’s commencement address on Saturday, May 25, at 9:30 a.m. 4/26/13
LEXINGTON Ky.–Actor Steve Zahn will deliver Transylvania University’s commencement address on Saturday, May 25, at 9:30 a.m. on the steps of historic Old Morrison....[more]
World Voices series presents an evening of Indian music and dance May 1 at 7:30 p.m.; open to the public 4/25/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s World Voices program presents an evening of Indian music and dance, featuring Lakshmi Sriraman, on Wednesday, May 1, at 7:30 p.m. in Old Morrison chapel....[more]
Transylvania's Shakesweek includes two free public performances April 25 and 26 4/19/13
Cast of Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's "Macbeth" LEXINGTON, Ky.—Several Transylvania University student groups are partnering for Shakesweek, a three-day festival ...[more]
Transylvania wins AIKCU’s annual “Battle of the Bumpers” contest for fifth year running 4/19/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—With the help of alumni, students, faculty, staff, parents and friends, Transylvania University is once again the winner in the Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges and...[more]
Transylvania professor receives distinguished fellowship 4/18/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University philosophy professor Peter Fosl has been named the first recipient of the David Hume Fellowship at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) at...[more]
Transylvania’s A. B. “Happy” Chandler was commissioner of Major League Baseball when Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier 4/15/13
LEXINGTON, Ky. — On April 15, 1947, Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball when he started at first base for the Brooklyn Dodgers. Transylvania's own Albert B. "Happy&qu...[more]
Transylvania announces Margo Buchanan as director of “Pippin” 4/5/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Actress, director and playwright Margo Buchanan has been selected to direct Transylvania University’s production of the Broadway musical “Pippin.” Sully White, Transyl...[more]
Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery presents the senior thesis exhibition “3XD: Design, Displace, Daddy Issues” April 4-19 4/4/13
Work by Katelynn Ralston LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s six graduating art majors will showcase their work in a senior thesis exhibition titled “3XD: Des...[more]