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Six Transylvania students awarded prestigious Transylvania Scholarship 5/21/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Six current Transylvania students have been named Transylvania Scholars. This prestigious scholarship is awarded annually to rising junior and senior students who have achieved...[more]
Twenty receive Transylvania University’s prestigious William T. Young Scholarship 5/20/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Twenty students have been awarded Transylvania University's William T. Young Scholarship. Student applicants participate in a highly competitive process based on grades and test scores,...[more]
Transylvania student secures sustainability grant to create greenspace on busy corner lot of campus 5/13/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University sophomore Danny Woolums is taking a proactive approach to improving an empty lot at one of the busier intersections on campus....[more]
Transylvania University to go tobacco-free August 1 5/12/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—President Charles L. Shearer announced today that Transylvania University will become a tobacco-free campus beginning August 1....[more]
Juried student exhibition May 5-21 in Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery 5/4/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—A juried student exhibition opens Wednesday, May 5, in Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery. All students who made art during the 2009-10 academic year were invited to show their work in...[more]
Transy on Broadway presents musical comedy “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” May 6-8 at 7:30 p.m. 5/4/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transy on Broadway will present the hilarious “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change,” by Joe DiPietro and Jimmy Roberts, May 6-8 at 7:30 p.m. in Carrick Theater in...[more]


Transylvania students Travis Maynard and Liz Lane present projects at national conference 4/30/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University seniors Travis Maynard and Liz Lane were chosen to present projects at the 80th Annual Convention of the Southern States Communication Association and 20th Annual...[more]
Transylvania students awarded Lexington Rotary Club scholarships 4/29/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Three Transylvania University juniors, Abigail Dority, Holly Milburn and Jessica Short, have been awarded scholarships by the Lexington Rotary Club....[more]
Karen Caldwell, Dorothy Smith, Jennifer Moore and Richard J. Corman receive top honors at Transylvania’s alumni weekend awards ceremony 4/29/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University bestowed its top awards to distinguished alumni and friends during its recent alumni weekend awards luncheon....[more]
Transylvania announces new president after in-depth national search 4/14/10
LEXINGTON, Ky.—R. Owen Williams will be the next president of Transylvania University, William T. Young Jr., chairman of Transylvania’s Board of Trustees, announced this afternoon. He will becom...[more]