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CNN analyst Peter Bergen to give Transylvania’s Kenan Lecture on Feb. 20 at 7:30 p.m.; free and open to the public 1/30/13
Peter Bergen LEXINGTON, Ky.—Peter Bergen, journalist, bestselling author and director of the national security studies program at the New America Foundation, will give Tran...[more]
Transylvania accounting students offer free tax service to those with incomes of $50,000 or less 1/29/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University accounting students will assist taxpayers with an income of $50,000 or less in the preparation of Internal Revenue Service income tax forms 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ...[more]
Kathy J. Susman, campus counselor, appointed to state psychology board 1/28/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Kathy J. Susman, campus counselor at Transylvania University, has been appointed by Kentucky Governor Steven L. Beshear to serve a four-year term on the Kentucky Board of Examiners of P...[more]
Renowned artist and activist Robert Shetterly will conduct classes at Transylvania Jan. 28-Feb. 1, give public lecture Jan. 30 1/24/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Renowned artist and activist Robert Shetterly, a Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow with the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC), will conduct classes and deliver a public lecture during...[more]
Transylvania hosting volunteer projects on campus for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service Monday, Jan. 21 1/18/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—In 1994, the Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday was designated by Congress as a national day of service, charging Americans to make the third Monday in January a “day on, not...[more]
Transylvania University will present Broadway musical "Pippin" May 16-19 in Haggin Auditorium 1/15/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will present “Pippin” May 16-19 in Haggin Auditorium. Transylvania’s theater and music programs will join forces to produce the popular musical...[more]
Kentucky Secretary of State to hold civic health roundtable at Transylvania Jan. 8 at 12:30 p.m. 1/6/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes will hold a Civic Health Initiative roundtable at Transylvania University’s William T. Young Campus Center on Tuesday, Jan. 8,...[more]
Morlan Gallery opens new year with haunting exhibition Jan. 16-Feb. 15, accompanied by musical and spoken word performance Jan. 23 1/2/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s Morlan Gallery presents “The Thirteen,” a visual art exhibition and live musical/spoken word performance paying homage to 13 black women and...[more]


Junior invited to Washington, D.C. by the White House Office of Public Engagement 12/18/12
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Junior Michael Case knew he would have to miss two days of classes the week before finals, but when you’re personally invited to the White House by the Office of Public Engagement...[more]
Transylvania partners with the University of Kentucky for a new pre-engineering program for Transylvania students 12/18/12
Deans Jagger and Walz playfully display a giant slide rule, now an old-fashioned symbol of engineering, that was used as a demonstration model to teach Transylvania science students how to...[more]