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Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery recognizes student artists 5/9/14
  Kara Sparks, "Tayler," oil on canvas LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s Morlan Gallery wrapped up the academic year by awarding ...[more]
A merry month for Transylvania biking 5/8/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s enthusiasm for bicycling kicks into high gear this month with a wide range of activities—from cycling through France to riding to a local pie shop....[more]


Cultural Revolution still significant in contemporary Chinese culture 4/29/14
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Dr. Bert Scruggs, an expert in modern Taiwanese literature and film, concludes this year’s Creative Intelligence lecture series with “Rusticated Memories and Consuming Env...[more]
Transylvania to host World Culture Fair 4/25/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will bring the world to Lexington on Thursday, May 1, from 5-8 p.m., and we'd like you to join us. Transylvania’s historic campus in downtown Lexington ...[more]
Transylvania University to dedicate Athletics Complex on April 26 4/17/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will open its arms to the neighborhood Saturday, April 26, with the dedication of its $10-million Athletics Complex. Public tours will begin at 12:30 p.m. at t...[more]
Time travel never sounded so good; local faculty perform classical concerts 4/10/14
  Joanna Manring Dominique Bellon Thomas Couvillon LEXINGTON, Ky.—Can you name the four periods of classical music? Music faculty...[more]
Transylvania to remember Rwandan genocide 4/3/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—As part of its growing international engagement, Transylvania University plans to mark the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide Friday, April 11. The school, which has four studen...[more]


It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that gospel, funk, classical and swing 3/28/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—April is Jazz Appreciation Month, so sure, Transylvania University students will demonstrate their chops. Also on the program for next month’s series of free concerts is a mix of ...[more]
Transylvania University students endorse a safe community for all during Gender Week 3/24/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—As part of their commitment to fostering dialog about gender issues, Transylvania students have planned a variety of activities—from participating in the annual Take Back the Nigh...[more]
Transylvania panel to discuss integration on U.S. campuses 3/21/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The 2013-14 academic year marked the 50th anniversary of the desegregation of Transylvania University. Fifty years ago Transylvania admitted its first African American student into the ...[more]