The Newsroom


Beshear to speak at Transylvania’s commencement 5/22/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear will speak at Transylvania University’s  commencement ceremony Saturday, May 24, at 9:30 a.m. in front of historic Old Morrison. Two hundred and f...[more]
3-D printers add new dimension to education at Transylvania 5/15/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—A liberal arts education is about more than sitting under a tree, pondering the meaning of life. For example, Transylvania University students explore technology’s cutting edge wi...[more]
Transylvania recognizes civil rights attorney who helped integrate the university 5/10/14
  Lula Morton Drewes '67 greets Patrick Molloy '63 at Transylvania's opening convocation in September 2013 LEXINGTON, Ky.—Patrick Molloy, Transy...[more]
Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery recognizes student artists 5/9/14
  Kara Sparks, "Tayler," oil on canvas LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s Morlan Gallery wrapped up the academic year by awarding ...[more]
A merry month for Transylvania biking 5/8/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s enthusiasm for bicycling kicks into high gear this month with a wide range of activities—from cycling through France to riding to a local pie shop....[more]


Cultural Revolution still significant in contemporary Chinese culture 4/29/14
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Dr. Bert Scruggs, an expert in modern Taiwanese literature and film, concludes this year’s Creative Intelligence lecture series with “Rusticated Memories and Consuming Env...[more]
Transylvania to host World Culture Fair 4/25/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will bring the world to Lexington on Thursday, May 1, from 5-8 p.m., and we'd like you to join us. Transylvania’s historic campus in downtown Lexington ...[more]
Transylvania University to dedicate Athletics Complex on April 26 4/17/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will open its arms to the neighborhood Saturday, April 26, with the dedication of its $10-million Athletics Complex. Public tours will begin at 12:30 p.m. at t...[more]
Time travel never sounded so good; local faculty perform classical concerts 4/10/14
  Joanna Manring Dominique Bellon Thomas Couvillon LEXINGTON, Ky.—Can you name the four periods of classical music? Music faculty...[more]
Transylvania to remember Rwandan genocide 4/3/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—As part of its growing international engagement, Transylvania University plans to mark the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide Friday, April 11. The school, which has four studen...[more]