The Newsroom


Transylvania University athletics director, Jack Ebel, steps down 4/3/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Barbara LoMonaco announced today that Jack Ebel, director of athletics, will become the associate athletics director for outdoor ...[more]


Transylvania gearing up for cycling in Lexington with expanded bike loan program, larger repair shop 3/29/13
Transy Bikes Shop Manager Stevie Morrison '15. LEXINGTON, KY.—Transylvania is gearing up to meet a growing enthusiasm for cycling in this bike-friendly city. With a focus ...[more]
Eric Stoller, higher education thought leader, to present at Transylvania Monday, April 8; free and open to the public 3/28/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Eric Stoller, higher education thought leader, consultant and writer will present Monday, April 8, at 7:30 p.m. in Haggin Auditorium in the Mitchell Fine Arts Center. The talk is free a...[more]
Roszell Mack III elected to Transylvania Board of Trustees 3/24/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Roszell Mack III has been elected to the Transylvania University Board of Trustees. He is president and managing member of Mack & Co., an independent global advisory firm...[more]
Transylvania University Professor Chris Begley leads author through the Honduran jungle 3/20/13
LEXINGTON, KY.—To tackle one of his most grueling projects yet, journalist Christopher S. Stewart needed someone who could guide him through dangerous jungles and nearly impassable terrains to discover...[more]
Poet Maurice Manning will give reading at Transylvania April 1 at 7:30 p.m. 3/15/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Poet Maurice Manning will read from a collection of his work, including his upcoming book “The Gone and the Going Away,” Monday, April 1, at 7:30 p.m. in Carrick Theater in...[more]
Transylvania adds neuroscience major 3/7/13
Psychology professor and neuroscience program director Meg Upchurch. LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will offer a neuroscience major beginning this fall. Students w...[more]
Transylvania University’s commitment to sustainability saves energy and over $60 thousand during winter break 3/4/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—For the second year in a row, Transylvania tallied significant energy savings during the university's winter break by implementing a campus-wide shutdown plan. While students, faculty, ...[more]
Transylvania breaks ground for state-of-the-art athletics complex 3/2/13
Junior Abby Felthaus was one of several to participate in the groundbreaking. LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University broke ground today for a new athletics complex at 555 West...[more]


Filmmaker discusses documentary, "The Negro Baseball League: An American Legacy," Tuesday, Feb. 26; free and open to the public 2/24/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Wear your favorite baseball jersey and join the Transylvania University community for a night of concession refreshments and baseball history as filmmaker Byron Motley discusses his...[more]