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April

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Transylvania partners with UK on pre-med, pre-pharmacy programs 4/23/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University has launched two partnerships with the University of Kentucky that give students an inside track to graduate school at the College of Pharmacy and the College of...[more]
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Transylvania student, recent grad win Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships 4/11/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—A Transylvania University student and a recent graduate have received prestigious Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships for 2018-19. ...[more]

March

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Transylvania art majors to present 'Agnosiophobia: The Fear of Not Knowing' from April 9-16 3/30/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Five Transylvania University studio art majors will present their thesis works in Morlan Gallery from April 9-16 in an exhibition titled “Agnosiophobia: The Fear of Not Knowing.” ...[more]
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Transylvania DPS chief receives TOP COPS Awards honor 3/14/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Gregg Muravchick, director of Transylvania University’s Department of Public Safety, has been selected to receive a TOP COPS Awards honor for his actions during a machete attack last April in...[more]
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Kentucky author receives 2018 Judy Gaines Young Book Award 3/7/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Kentucky author Kathleen Driskell has won Transylvania University’s 2018 Judy Gaines Young Book Award for her collection of poems, “Next Door to the Dead.” ...[more]

February

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author, renowned humanitarian to speak at Transylvania on March 1 2/20/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s 2018 Kenan conversation will feature Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tracy Kidder and Deogratias Niyizonkiza, the subject of his book, "Strength in What Remains." ...[more]
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‘Lavish!' opens at Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery on Feb. 23 2/16/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s Morlan Gallery will present an installation sculpture that pays homage to the wild, old growth forests on Pine Mountain from Feb. 23 to March 30. ...[more]
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McZee named associate vice president for diversity and inclusion 2/15/18
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Taran McZee has been named Transylvania University's new associate vice president for diversity and inclusion.  ...[more]
TransyPods: Learn You a Thing with Dr. Steve Hess 2/13/18
Learn You a Thing Episode 1: Dr. Steve Hess Explains Chinese Politics Listen on Soundcloud[more]
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Princeton Review puts Transy in top 7 percent of colleges for Bang for Your Buck 2/9/18
Transylvania University has been named in The Princeton Review's 2018 edition of "Colleges That Pay You Back: The 200 Schools That Give You the Best Bang for Your Tuition Buck."  ...[more]