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Make your Halloween “count” - Transylvania invites high school juniors and seniors to Fall Preview Day, Saturday, October 31 9/24/09
Drama professor Tim Soulis as "The Count" LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University invites high school juniors and seniors and their families to campus for Fall Pre...[more]
Internationally acclaimed Barrage string ensemble performs at Transylvania with student participation 9/23/09
Members of contemporary string ensemble Barrage rehearse for their performance at Transylvania. LEXINGTON, Ky.—Called a high-octane fiddle-fest, world famous contemporary s...[more]
"Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men" lecture at Transylvania Tuesday, September 22, at 7 p.m.; free and open to the public 9/18/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Leading researcher and writer on topics of men and masculinity, Michael Kimmel, will speak at Transylvania University’s William T. Young Campus Center, Tuesday, September 22, at 7...[more]
Art professor Nancy Wolsk to give public lecture "Who's/Whose Nude? Contemporary Women and the Nude" in the Morlan Gallery, September 17, at 7 p.m. 9/17/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania art history professor Nancy Wolsk will give a public lecture titled "Who's/Whose Nude? Contemporary Women and the Nude," Thursday, September 17, at 7 p.m. in the...[more]
Norman Wirzba, professor of theology, ecology and rural life at the Duke Divinity School, will give Transylvania's convocation Sunday, September 13 9/11/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Norman Wirzba, research professor of theology, ecology and rural life at the Duke Divinity School, will deliver the opening convocation to the Transylvania community on Sunday, September...[more]
Cindy Sheehan presents "Myth America" at Transylvania on Saturday, September 12 9/11/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Well-known peace activist Cindy Sheehan will give a talk titled "Myth America" on Saturday, September 12, at 7 p.m. in the Cowgill Center, room 102. A reception will follow....[more]
Transylvania takes lesson from community book project; bakes cookies with local ingredients, including squash from the Transylvania Community Garden, for incoming students 9/9/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Although it’s only the second day of fall term, all first-year and transfer students received their first assignment weeks ago—to read Barbara Kingsolver’s highly...[more]
Transylvania senior Jessica Williams spends five weeks at mathematics program for college women 9/3/09
Williams poses with Einstein at the National Academy of Sciences, in Washington, D.C. LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University senior Jessica Willia...[more]
Transylvania's Morlan Gallery collaborates with UK's Tuska Center for Contemporary Art for exhibit of ceramic sculpture 9/2/09
I Almost Had It, I Just Needed Another Inch, Kira Campbell LEXINGTON, Ky.—Figuration to Fragmentation: The Human Form in Contemporary Ceramic Sculpture,...[more]


Transylvania student makes sweet music as part of country duo 8/24/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University senior Andrea Warner, a business administration major, has had a busy summer performing on stages in Kentucky, Wisconsin and New York with Alyson Burke, the other...[more]