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CAN-DO founder to present Kenan Lecture at Transylvania 9/23/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Eric Klein, whose group tackles some of the world’s most critical problems, will give the William R. Kenan Jr. Lecture on Oct. 1 at 7:30 p.m. in Transylvania University’s Ha...[more]
Transylvania places high in U.S. News & World Report value ranking 9/9/14
LEXINGTON Ky.—Transylvania University recently received more recognition for offering students one of the best values in the nation. The school placed high in the U.S. News & World Report’...[more]
Transylvania University enters new era with groundbreaking 9/5/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The Transylvania University community celebrated the construction of a new residence hall during a noontime groundbreaking ceremony on Sept. 5. The event signaled the beginning of a tot...[more]
Transylvania professors to go global with tattoo project 9/3/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—If you considered the Lexington Tattoo Project sort of a mom and pop endeavor, think of it now as World Wide Inc. (Make that Ink.) Transylvania University professors Kremena Todorova ...[more]


Helping Transylvania’s first-year students adjust to college benefits juniors, seniors 8/28/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s innovative August term not only helps recent high school grads transition to college, but it’s also a valuable experience for the upper-class stude...[more]
Transylvania graduate receives top national leadership honor 8/19/14
LEXINGTON, Ky. — The national leadership society Omicron Delta Kappa has recognized recent Transylvania University graduate Raisa Tikhtman as a Leader of the Year in the area of campus or community se...[more]
Transylvania class of 2018 most diverse group yet 8/18/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The incoming class at Transylvania University is the most geographically, racially and ethnically diverse class in the history of the school. Nine percent of the 274 students in the ...[more]
Dean search continues Transylvania's leadership transformation 8/14/14
LEXINGTON Ky.—As part of a broader leadership transformation that began with selecting a new president, Transylvania University has begun a search for a vice president for academic affairs and dean of...[more]
Transylvania alumni to transform campus plaza, create scholarship fund 8/11/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University alumni have united to renovate a gathering place in the heart of the campus—and provide funding for legacy scholarships while they’re at it. To rai...[more]
Transylvania to house chamber performers in a pinch 8/7/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s downtown campus will provide a home base for WindSync while the Houston quintet serves as ensemble-in-residence for the 2014 Chamber Music Festival of Le...[more]