The Newsroom

May

Transylvania VPs selected for leadership programs 5/5/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Two Transylvania University vice presidents have been accepted to leadership programs that will give them valuable training and an active role in local and national government and education...[more]
Two Transylvania seniors earn Fulbright ETA grants 5/2/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Two graduating Transylvania University seniors will head abroad this fall after being awarded highly competitive Fulbright English Teaching Assistant grants. Samantha Easterling from ...[more]

April

New roles for Transylvania admissions, student affairs leaders 4/29/16
Three Transylvania University administrators recently have assumed new roles to enhance the school's efforts in admissions and student affairs. ...[more]
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Sheilley inducted into Asbury Hall of Fame 4/28/16
Holly Sheilley, Transylvania's vice president for athletics and student affairs, has been inducted into Asbury University's Hall of Fame. She graduated from the Wilmore, Ky., school in 1994. ...[more]
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Transylvania to empower children on Superhero Day 4/11/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s Community Engagement Through the Arts class will collaborate with local elementary schools and community heroes for Superhero Day on Monday, April 18. ...[more]

March

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Transylvania tops in Alpha Lambda Delta graduate fellowships 3/29/16
LEXINGTON Ky.—Transylvania University students, who lead the nation in the number of Alpha Lambda Delta graduate fellowships, received three more this month. ...[more]
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Article features 100 Doors to Success program 3/29/16
KyForward featured our popular mentoring initiative in an article titled "100 Doors to Success: Transylvania University mentoring program fuels students’ career aspirations." The university's...[more]
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Greene novel selected for Young literary award 3/8/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.—A breathtaking tale of a young girl gone missing in Depression-era Tennessee has won the second annual Judy Gaines Young Book Award, presented by Transylvania University. ...[more]
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Transylvania to host U.S. Naturalization Ceremony on Friday 3/7/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University will welcome about 150 immigrants from more than 50 countries for a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Ceremony at noon Friday, March 11. ...[more]

February

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Four Transylvania students named Fulbright semifinalists 2/19/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Four Transylvania University seniors have been named semifinalists for highly competitive Fulbright U.S. Student Program grants that fund English Teaching Assistantships abroad for the...[more]