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Transy student presents surrogacy research at annual bioethics conference at Harvard 3/13/09
Prya Murad LEXINGTON, Ky.—Prya Murad readily admits she has a “dorky” interest in biology. She also owns up to having an argumentative nature and a tendency to ...[more]
Follow Transylvania University on Twitter! 3/11/09
Transylvania is now using Twitter to keep the campus community, future students, alumni and friends informed of the university’s latest news. ...[more]
Transylvania students partner with neighborhood to create Morlan Gallery exhibit "North Limestone Gathers" opening March 16 3/11/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Students from Transylvania University’s Community Engagement Through the Arts class have teamed up with North Limestone residents and neighboring students to find collections, objects and...[more]
Distler named MVP, Todd Coach of the Year in HCAC 3/5/09
Jackie Distler LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania senior guard Jackie Distler captured Player of the Year honors Thursday from the Heartland Conference while Greg Todd was the sel...[more]
Tobacco industry critic makes case for federal regulation of tobacco products 3/4/09
Jeffrey Wigand LEXINGTON, Ky.—Tobacco industry critic Jeffrey Wigand, speaking at Transylvania University on Tuesday, March 3, on the topic “Insider’s View of t...[more]
Verax named top player, Lane best coach in HCAC 3/4/09
Joey Verax LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania's Joey Verax has been named 2008-09 Player of the Year and Brian Lane Coach of the Year by the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Confere...[more]
Transylvania men's and women's basketball teams win Heartland Conference tournaments, move on to NCAA Division III Championships 3/2/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania's men's basketball team spotted Franklin a 14-point lead Saturday, then roared back for a 76-72 win in the men's Heartland Conference basketball tournament final at the Beck...[more]


Nearly 50 Transylvania University students head to DC for youth energy summit; senior Marcie Smith is a featured keynote speaker 2/27/09
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University senior Marcie Smith will be a featured keynote speaker at Power Shift '09 in Washington, D.C., Feb. 27- March 2. Smith and 47 other Transy students join 10,000...[more]
Tobacco industry ‘Insider’ Jeffrey Wigand to speak at Transylvania, Tuesday, March 3, at 7:30 p.m.; free and open to the public 2/27/09
LEXINGTON, KY.—Jeffrey Wigand, the real-life subject of the highly acclaimed film The Insider, will speak at Transylvania’s Haggin Auditorium on Tuesday, March 3, at 7:30 p.m. The lecture, &ldquo...[more]
Transylvania publications receive two Grand Awards at CASE competition 2/26/09
Transylvania publications staff. From left to right: Barbara Grinnell, William Bowden, Lori-Lyn Hurley, Martha Baker. LEXINGTON, Ky.—Two Transylvania University publications t...[more]