The Newsroom

February

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Award-winning poet to deliver Transylvania’s Kenan Lecture 2/9/17
Renowned poet Claudia Rankine will present Transylvania University's 2017 Kenan Lecture on Thursday, Feb. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in Carrick Theater. The event is free and open to the public, and tickets can be...[more]
Transylvania University Dean’s List for Fall 2016 2/7/17
Congratulations to all students who made the Transylvania University dean's list! We encourage you to submit an announcement of your achievement to your hometown newspaper. Download the press release...[more]

January

Elle Wollery
Recent Transylvania grad awarded prestigious scholarship to study archaeology 1/25/17
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Amber Noelle “Elle” Woolery, a recent graduate from Transylvania University, has been awarded the highly competitive Davies-Jackson Scholarship to study in the archaeology program at St....[more]
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Transylvania to open Confucius Classroom for Chinese studies 1/18/17
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University has been selected to be the site of a Confucius Classroom to raise awareness and interest for Chinese language and culture. ...[more]
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Major publisher to release anthology play by Transylvania students 1/11/17
LEXINGTON, Ky.—More than a dozen student playwrights at Transylvania University will soon see an anthology of their work released by a major U.S. publisher and available for productions in English-speaking...[more]
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Transylvania to open two new residence halls this week 1/5/17
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will open two new residence halls this week, capping off extensive residential life construction and renovation projects. ...[more]
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Transylvania to host Affrilachian poetry, visual arts exhibition 1/5/17
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s Morlan Gallery will open its 2017 exhibition year on Friday, Jan. 13, with an exhibition of Affrilachian visual artists and poets. ...[more]

December

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Kiplinger ranks Transylvania among top liberal arts schools for value 12/16/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.— Kiplinger’s Personal Finance has ranked Transylvania University as one of the nation’s best values for a liberal arts education. ...[more]
TransyPods: Interview with Dr. Martha Billips 12/16/16
Anna Brailow '17 interviews Professor Martha Billips Listen on Soundcloud[more]
TransyPods: Interview with Dr. Sarah Bray and Jaylen Beatty 12/13/16
Brandon Trapp '19 interviews Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Sarah Bray and Senior biology student Jaylen Beatty Listen on Soundcloud[more]