The Newsroom


Researchers study stress, parenting on the fly 6/27/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania biology professor Becky Fox palmed baby sparrows from a nest on the side of an old barn. As she weighed the chicks on a digital scale, the parents probably weren’t...[more]
Transylvania mourns death of student participating in summer academic camp 6/24/14
LEXINGTON, KY.—The Fayette County Coroner’s office has confirmed this morning that a 13-year-old student attending an academic camp at Transylvania University has died. The student lost consciou...[more]
Anderson appointed to community volunteerism commission 6/20/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Karen Anderson, coordinator of community service and civic engagement at Transylvania University, has been appointed to the Kentucky Commission on Community Volunteerism and Service by ...[more]
Transylvania hosting annual Patriotic Concert July 3 6/19/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Keeping a  longstanding, locally-beloved tradition alive, Transylvania University will again host the annual Patriotic Concert on the Old Morrison lawn Thursday, July 3, at 8 p.m. ...[more]
Transylvania graduate wins national sustainability contest 6/19/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Browning Smith, a 2014 graduate of Transylvania University from Russellville, Ky., has won a national sustainability contest sponsored by dining service provider Sodexo. As part of his ...[more]
Tickets still available for Kentucky-Indiana All-Star Classic June 13 6/6/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Tickets are still available for the Kentucky Lions All-Star Classic Friday, June 13, in the Clive M. Beck Center at Transylvania University. They can be purchased ahead of game day at w...[more]


High school students gather at Transylvania to study Henry Clay’s legacy 5/29/14
LEXINGTON, Ky. — The Henry Clay Center for Statesmanship, a partnership of Transylvania University and the University of Kentucky, is preparing to convene high school students from across the United S...[more]
Beshear to speak at Transylvania’s commencement 5/22/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear will speak at Transylvania University’s  commencement ceremony Saturday, May 24, at 9:30 a.m. in front of historic Old Morrison. Two hundred and f...[more]
3-D printers add new dimension to education at Transylvania 5/15/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—A liberal arts education is about more than sitting under a tree, pondering the meaning of life. For example, Transylvania University students explore technology’s cutting edge wi...[more]
Transylvania recognizes civil rights attorney who helped integrate the university 5/10/14
  Lula Morton Drewes '67 greets Patrick Molloy '63 at Transylvania's opening convocation in September 2013 LEXINGTON, Ky.—Patrick Molloy, Transy...[more]