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June

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Transylvania to host Kentucky Bike-Walk Summit 6/26/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—More than 300 community leaders and advocates from across the state will gather at Transylvania University on Aug. 16-17 for the Kentucky Bike-Walk Summit. ...[more]
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Moloney named as Transylvania’s new VP for marketing and communications 6/15/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University has named Megan Moloney as the institution’s vice president for marketing and communications, effective July 23. ...[more]
Prevention Excellence Award logo and Transylvania's administration building
Transylvania receives national sexual assault prevention award 6/12/18
LEXINGTON Ky.—Transylvania University on Friday received a national award for outstanding efforts to prevent sexual assaults. ...[more]
Original Transylvania titan C.M. Newton passes away at age 88 6/5/18
Lexington, Ky. – Legendary coach and administrator C.M. Newton, a Transylvania Athletics Hall-of-Famer, passed away on Monday at the age of 88. ...[more]

May

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RAFYs celebrate Transylvania Pioneers on Sunday 5/22/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University celebrated its standout student-athletes Sunday during The RAFYs, the school's newly renamed sports banquet held at the end of each academic year at the Clive M. Beck...[more]
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Former CSX president to deliver Transylvania commencement address May 26 5/21/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Alvin R. “Pete” Carpenter, former CSX Transportation president and CEO, will deliver Transylvania University’s commencement address on Saturday, May 26, as the university celebrates its 2018...[more]
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Transylvania wins Battle of the Bumpers for 10th straight year 5/18/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University once again put more license plates on the road than any other independent college in Kentucky, winning the Battle of the Bumpers for the 10th straight year.The...[more]
Taran McZee begins as AVP for Diversity and Inclusion 5/8/18
Taran McZee joined Transylvania University May 1 as associate vice president for diversity and inclusion, serving on President Seamus Carey’s cabinet. He has spent nearly 15 years leading diversity,...[more]

April

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Transylvania Juried Student Art Exhibition to open May 4 4/26/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s annual Juried Student Art Exhibition will showcase standout student artworks in a variety of media—from fiber to digital—in Morlan Gallery from May 4-18. ...[more]