The Newsroom


Transylvania’s Creative Intelligence Series offers community members a free glimpse into a liberal arts education 10/18/13
Central Kentucky residents looking for an affordable way to continue their educations might find the Transylvania University campus a great place to start. Throughout the academic year, the university&rsq...[more]
Transylvania named a 2014 Best Private College by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance 10/17/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University has once again been cited as one of the country’s best values among private colleges, according to a list published by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance m...[more]
Community invited to help Transylvania live up to its name this Halloween 10/11/13
LEXINGTON Ky.—What better place for a spooky jack-o’-lantern extravaganza than Transylvania? This year, Fayette County elementary school classes are invited to participate in the university&rs...[more]
Transylvania’s newest art exhibition connects Lexington’s vibrant gay history and current LGBTQ* community 10/10/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—“I’ll Be Your Mirror,” Morlan Gallery’s exhibition opening Oct. 25, reveals Lexington’s historically rich, vibrant and fairly secretive gay culture. Refere...[more]
Transylvania welcomes British archaeologist for talk about our love of music 10/8/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Why do people in all cultures sing or play instruments? And why do humans have a special capacity to make and enjoy music? Steven Mithen, professor of early prehistory and pro-vice-c...[more]
Opening ceremonies for Transylvania’s new athletics field Oct. 19 10/7/13
LEXINGTON Ky.—Transylvania University has transformed the site of an old tobacco warehouse into a $10 million athletics facility that will benefit not only the school but also the entire community. ...[more]


Michele Norris comes to Transylvania to discuss her memoir, “The Grace of Silence” 9/30/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Michele Norris, award-winning journalist and host and special correspondent for National Public Radio, will speak at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 8 in Transylvania’s Haggin Auditorium  as ...[more]
Transylvania sponsors interfaith forum for local community 9/25/13
Michael Bell Angela Hurley Abdulaziz Sachedina Marian McClure Taylor Jon Weece LEXINGTON, Ky.—As part of...[more]
Transylvania University’s third annual STUDIO 300 features vanguard of digital arts and music movement 9/24/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s Studio 300: Digital Art and Music Festival showcases the cutting edge of art in the digital age with nine exhibitions, three concerts and four lectures p...[more]
Transylvania opens Academic Center for Excellence to help students succeed 9/20/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University has recently invested $350,000 in its library to turn a basement space that was previously home to periodical stacks into a contemporary, comfortable, modular sp...[more]