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Piano master class at Transylvania University open to public 3/12/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The Transylvania University music program and Bluegrass Area Music Teachers Association are co-sponsoring a piano master class conducted by Michael Sitton on Sunday, March 23. Transylva...[more]
Theatrical adaptation of Manning’s ‘Book of Visions’ premieres at Transylvania 3/10/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The world premiere stage production of Maurice Manning’s award-winning book of poetry “Lawrence Booth’s Book of Visions” debuts March 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Transylv...[more]
Transylvania recognized as a top-10 regional liberal arts value 3/5/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.— A national publication recently recognized Transylvania University as one of the best educational bangs for the buck in the region. Kiplinger’s Personal Finance named Transylva...[more]
Free program supporting the developmentally delayed population open for enrollment 3/3/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—As a first-year student at Transylvania University, Olivia Oakley ’15 of London, Ky., knew she wanted to volunteer. She was drawn to the unique dynamic she discovered at College f...[more]


Warning: This lecture may endanger conventional views 2/26/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Death of God theology? Not too extreme for John D. Caputo, who will bring his provocative philosophy to Transylvania University’s Carrick Theater at 7 p.m. March 20. His talk, &...[more]
Transylvania choir tour: This bus is bound for glory 2/24/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.―All 39 Transylvania University choir members will soon board a coach bus for an early spring concert tour, performing an eclectic repertoire of sacred music in Kentucky, Tennessee, Loui...[more]
Piano recital is both demonstration and lesson in improvisation 2/20/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.―Pianist John Mortensen presents “Off the Cuff,” a recital composed entirely of improvisations in classical, jazz and contemporary music on Wednesday, March 5, at 7:30 p.m. T...[more]
An evening of Spanish-themed music for piano and flute 2/19/14
  Jana Flygstad Erica Rumbley LEXINGTON, KY―Transylvania University faculty member and piano accompanist Erica Rumbley will be joined by flutist J...[more]
Morlan Gallery exhibition showcases generations of women sculptors 2/17/14
Image courtesy of the Louisville Courier-Journal. LEXINGTON, Ky.—Women still earn 77 cents for every dollar a man earns. They make up a small percentage of ...[more]
Transylvania University names its 26th president 2/17/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Seamus Carey, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., has been selected to serve as the 26th president of Transylvania University, effec...[more]