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Transylvania wins AIKCU’s annual “Battle of the Bumpers” contest for fifth year running 4/19/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—With the help of alumni, students, faculty, staff, parents and friends, Transylvania University is once again the winner in the Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges and...[more]
Transylvania professor receives distinguished fellowship 4/18/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University philosophy professor Peter Fosl has been named the first recipient of the David Hume Fellowship at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) at...[more]
Transylvania’s A. B. “Happy” Chandler was commissioner of Major League Baseball when Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier 4/15/13
LEXINGTON, Ky. — On April 15, 1947, Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball when he started at first base for the Brooklyn Dodgers. Transylvania's own Albert B. "Happy&qu...[more]
Transylvania announces Margo Buchanan as director of “Pippin” 4/5/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Actress, director and playwright Margo Buchanan has been selected to direct Transylvania University’s production of the Broadway musical “Pippin.” Sully White, Transyl...[more]
Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery presents the senior thesis exhibition “3XD: Design, Displace, Daddy Issues” April 4-19 4/4/13
Work by Katelynn Ralston LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s six graduating art majors will showcase their work in a senior thesis exhibition titled “3XD: Des...[more]
Transylvania University athletics director, Jack Ebel, steps down 4/3/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Barbara LoMonaco announced today that Jack Ebel, director of athletics, will become the associate athletics director for outdoor ...[more]


Transylvania gearing up for cycling in Lexington with expanded bike loan program, larger repair shop 3/29/13
Transy Bikes Shop Manager Stevie Morrison '15. LEXINGTON, KY.—Transylvania is gearing up to meet a growing enthusiasm for cycling in this bike-friendly city. With a focus ...[more]
Eric Stoller, higher education thought leader, to present at Transylvania Monday, April 8; free and open to the public 3/28/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Eric Stoller, higher education thought leader, consultant and writer will present Monday, April 8, at 7:30 p.m. in Haggin Auditorium in the Mitchell Fine Arts Center. The talk is free a...[more]
Roszell Mack III elected to Transylvania Board of Trustees 3/24/13
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Roszell Mack III has been elected to the Transylvania University Board of Trustees. He is president and managing member of Mack & Co., an independent global advisory firm...[more]
Transylvania University Professor Chris Begley leads author through the Honduran jungle 3/20/13
LEXINGTON, KY.—To tackle one of his most grueling projects yet, journalist Christopher S. Stewart needed someone who could guide him through dangerous jungles and nearly impassable terrains to discover...[more]