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Three Transylvania professors—Ellen Cox, Kathy Egner and Kim Jenkins—receive prestigious Bingham Awards for excellence in teaching 7/30/07
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Philosophy professor Ellen Cox, education professor Kathy Egner, and mathematics professor Kim Jenkins have received Transylvania’s highest teaching honor—The Bingham Award for Excellence in...[more]
Seventeen professors from across the country will participate in Transylvania’s seminar on liberal education 7/24/07
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University, an early leader in liberal arts education, will host a faculty seminar titled Twenty-first Century Liberal Education: A Contested Concept, July 26-29. The 17...[more]
New release by Capstone Records features track composed by Transylvania music professor Larry Barnes 7/9/07
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania music professor Larry Barnes’s composition “Toccata: Act of War,” is featured on “Sonance: New Music for Piano,” recently released by Capstone Records. Barnes’s “Toccata” was...[more]
Performances, graduation highlight the final day of the Governor's School for the Arts, Saturday, July 7 7/5/07
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The 2007 session of the Governor’s School for the Arts comes to a close Saturday at Transylvania, highlighted by final performances and graduation ceremonies....[more]
Three Transylvania professors selected to participate in public health and liberal education workshop in Washington, DC 7/5/07
LEXINGTON, Ky.—A faculty team from Transylvania University has been selected through a national competition to participate in the Public Health and Liberal Education Faculty Development Workshop in...[more]
Sounds of patriotism will ring from the steps of Transylvania's historic Old Morrison on Tuesday 7/2/07
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Sounds of patriotism will ring from the steps of Transylvania’s historic Old Morrison on Tuesday, July 3, as the Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra and the Lexington Singers treat the community...[more]


Governor’s School for the Arts moves into final stage 6/26/07
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The 2007 session of the Governor’s School for the Arts will reach the half-way point on Wednesday with its 20th-year anniversary celebration and final day performances still on the horizon....[more]
It’s Just Her Style 6/21/07
Carrie Blaydes, a 2002 graduate of Transylvania University, is now a freelance writer and vintage clothing collector in New York. She has coauthored her first book—Fashion DIY: 30 Ways to Craft Your Own...[more]
Governor's School for the Arts session begins June 17 at Transylvania 6/14/07
LEXINGTON, Ky.—More than 200 of Kentucky’s best young artists will gather on the Transylvania campus on Sunday to begin the three-week 2007 session of the Governor’s School for the Arts....[more]


Five consecutive generations of one family have earned Transylvania degrees 5/26/07
When psychology major Caitlin McGuire walked across the stage in front of Old Morrison on Saturday, she was the ninth member of her family to graduate from Transylvania University. Five consecutive...[more]