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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]


It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that gospel, funk, classical and swing 3/28/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—April is Jazz Appreciation Month, so sure, Transylvania University students will demonstrate their chops. Also on the program for next month’s series of free concerts is a mix of ...[more]
Transylvania University students endorse a safe community for all during Gender Week 3/24/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—As part of their commitment to fostering dialog about gender issues, Transylvania students have planned a variety of activities—from participating in the annual Take Back the Nigh...[more]
Transylvania panel to discuss integration on U.S. campuses 3/21/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The 2013-14 academic year marked the 50th anniversary of the desegregation of Transylvania University. Fifty years ago Transylvania admitted its first African American student into the ...[more]
Transylvania University’s Creative Intelligence Series: free, fascinating, and no exams 3/18/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will blossom this spring in more ways than one. Sure, the cherry trees will bloom in Old Morrison Circle, but beyond that, the community is invited to experien...[more]
March isn’t just for bands; Transylvania offers variety of student concerts 3/17/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—March has something for just about everyone who loves live music: a gospel choir concert, electronica and a concert band. All performances are by Transylvania University students in the...[more]
Transylvania professors aim for world beading record 3/13/14
LEXINGTON Ky.—With the ink barely dry on their Lexington Tattoo Project, Transylvania University professors Kremena Todorova and Kurt Gohde have drawn a bead on another feat—setting a Guinness w...[more]
Transylvania to host naturalization ceremony 3/12/14
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will host a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Ceremony on March 21, 2014, in which more than 200 individuals representing more than 70 cou...[more]
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]