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April

Transylvania lecture to facilitate Jewish, Christian dialog 4/21/15
LEXINGTON Ky.—Transylvania University will continue its commitment to foster interreligious dialog with the 2015 Moosnick Lectureship in Judaic Studies on Tuesday, April 28. Susannah Heschel, the El...[more]
Three Transylvanians win Alpha Lambda Delta Fellowships 4/14/15
LEXINGTON, Ky.— Two current Transylvania students and one 2014 graduate have been awarded three of the 23 Alpha Lambda Delta Fellowships offered to the honor society’s 275 chapters nationwide. ...[more]
Transylvania speech and debate team receives top honors 4/8/15
LEXINGTON Ky.—Transylvania University’s speech and debate team recently won major honors in both state and national competitions. Last month at the Pi Kappa Delta Nationals in Athens, Ohio,...[more]

March

Transylvania University plays major role in groundbreaking ‘Kentucky Women’ book 3/26/15
LEXINGTON Ky.—Transylvania University professors and alums made considerable contributions to telling the story of women from Kentucky in a definitive book released this month. "Kentucky Women:...[more]
NBC to air Transylvania’s Delta Sigma Phi lip dub video in Taylor Swift tribute 3/19/15
LEXINGTON Ky.—Now with more than 4 million views, a lip dub video by the brothers of Transylvania University’s Delta Sigma Phi is about to go prime time. NBC recently asked the Sigs if t...[more]
Transylvania hosts U.S. Naturalization Ceremony 3/17/15
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University hosted a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Ceremony on March 20. Immigrants from across the world took the Oath of Allegiance in Haggin ...[more]
Leading thinker on future of technology to deliver Transylvania commencement address 3/16/15
LEXINGTON Ky.— Homaira Akbari, an award-winning thought leader in the security, Internet of Things, mobile and software sectors, will deliver Transylvania University’s commencement address Satur...[more]

February

Transylvania names dean of university 2/23/15
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University named Laura Bryan, who was dean of the University of Baltimore’s college of arts and sciences, as vice president for academic affairs and dean of the unive...[more]
Transylvania supports area agriculture at Local Food Fair 2/18/15
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University continued to grow its commitment to local agriculture on Friday, Feb. 20, during the annual Local Food Fair. The community came out to the Clive M. Beck Athl...[more]