The Newsroom

October

Transylvania music professor composes score for film; screening at Kentucky Theater, November 12 10/9/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—In 2006, Transylvania music professor Larry Barnes spent his summer composing a score for “Euphoria,” a full-length film that had already won the Gold Medal at the Houston...[more]
Morlan Gallery features recent works by Transylvania professor Jack Girard; "Retributions: Elections, Floods, and Wishing Wells" Nov. 2 - Dec. 9 10/7/09
Jack Girard, Rhinoceros, 2009. Collage, mixed media. 48"x72" LEXINGTON, Ky.—Retributions: Elections, Floods, and Wishing Wells, a collection of new paintings, dra...[more]
"Remarkable Creatures: Epic Adventures in the Search for the Origins of Species" - Sean B. Carroll will give the Fall Kenan Lecture Oct. 28; free and open to the public 10/1/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—“Remarkable Creatures: Epic Adventures in the Search for the Origins of Species” will be Sean B. Carroll’s topic when he presents Transylvania University’s Kenan...[more]

September

Grammy-nominated group Tiempo Libre to perform at Transylvania Oct. 9; limited tickets available to the public 9/24/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Called “nothing short of high voltage,” “a distinctive voice of the Cuban diaspora” and “a hot, hot act,” two-time Grammy-nominated Latin band Tiempo...[more]
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]