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Hall of Fame
Transylvania Athletics inducts five standouts into Hall of Fame 10/30/17
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University on Saturday inducted five of the school’s former athletes into the Pioneer Hall of Fame. ...[more]
Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi
Transylvania to host renowned scholar Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi 10/26/17
LEXINGTON, Ky.—This year’s Moosnick Lectureship in Judaic Studies will feature renowned scholar Rachel Sabath Beit-Halachmi at Transylvania University on Nov. 1. She will address one of the most pressing...[more]
Photo of MAP/PING exhibit in Morlan Gallery
Morlan Gallery exhibition explores maps as art 10/26/17
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Maps have always been about art, and starting Thursday, Oct. 26, they’ll be showcased in a Morlan Gallery exhibition at Transylvania University.  ...[more]
Pumpkin Mania - Transylvania University
Transylvania to scare up biggest-ever PumpkinMania on Oct. 24 10/17/17
 LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s PumpkinMania will be re-“vamped” this year because of the event’s increasing popularity. ...[more]


thumbnail image for Studio 300 Digital Art and Music Festival
Studio 300 Digital Art and Music Festival 9/27/17
Composers, performers, artists and technologists from around the country will visit Lexington on Thursday, Oct. 5, and Friday, Oct. 6, for Transylvania’s Studio 300 Digital Art and Music Festival. ...[more]
TransyPods: Interview with Dr. Bethany Packard 9/26/17
Tristan Reynolds '19 in conversation with Dr. Bethany Packard about her focus on the early modern period of English literature. ...[more]
U.S. News Best Colleges - Liberal Arts Colleges 2018
Transylvania ranks among nation’s best liberal arts colleges for academics, value 9/12/17
LEXINGTON Ky.—U.S. News & World Report once again ranked Transylvania University among the nation’s top-100 liberal arts colleges for both academics and value. ...[more]


Artwork by Winfred Rembert
Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery to present works by renowned Southern painter 8/23/17
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will present Stories to Tell: The Work of Winfred Rembert from Sept. 8 through Oct. 13 in Morlan Gallery. ...[more]
Students on campus
Princeton Review ranks Transylvania among nation’s best colleges 8/2/17
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The Princeton Review this week included Transylvania University in a book featuring the top 15 percent of the nation’s four-year colleges. ...[more]


Transylvania Pioneers Triathlon graphic
Transylvania first Kentucky school to offer women’s varsity collegiate triathlon 7/26/17
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Triathlon and Transylvania University Athletics today announced Transylvania is the first school in Kentucky—and the 15th in the nation—to add women's collegiate triathlon as an...[more]