The Newsroom


Enjoy an evening of classical Indian music at Transylvania 9/20/06
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Hear the melody and beat of Indian music when Pandit Santanu Banerjee performs an evening of Indian classical music Thursday, October...[more]
Transylvania’s excellence in teaching recognized again—philosophy professor Peter Fosl receives major award from postsecondary education community 9/18/06
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania philosophy professor Peter Fosl has received the Acorn Award for outstanding teaching from the Kentucky Advocates for...[more]
Transylvania is again ranked in top tier of national liberal arts schools by U.S. News & World Report and named one of the nation’s best institutions by the Princeton Review 9/7/06
LEXINGTON, Ky.—For the sixth consecutive year, Transylvania University is ranked in the top tier of national liberal arts colleges by U.S. News & World...[more]


National leadership honor society Omicron Delta Kappa moves headquarters to Transylvania University 8/30/06
LEXINGTON, Ky.— The national leadership honor society Omicron Delta Kappa has moved its headquarters to the campus of Transylvania University. ...[more]
Morlan Gallery opened new exhibition year on September 11 with Murmuration of the Filth: New Work by Kurt Gohde; exhibition runs through October 11; part of Lexington Gallery Hop September 15 8/30/06
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Noted Lexington artist Kurt Gohde had a busy year: he witnessed a Sandhill Crane migration in Indiana, dodged 17 tornados in Wisconsin...[more]
Transy Names Manning Head Softball Coach 8/24/06
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Michelle Manning, the former head coach at Albion College and Shenandoah University, has been named head softball coach at Transylvania, Pioneers’ athletics director Jack Ebel said...[more]
Transylvania alumna named director of Harvard College Women’s Center 8/11/06
LEXINGTON, Ky.—After a national search, Harvard University has named Transylvania graduate Susan Marine the director of its new women’s center. She previously served as director of Harvard’s Office of...[more]
Transy Names Villarreal Head Coach 8/7/06
LEXINGTON, Ky. – George Villarreal, the former head coach at Chicago and Frostburg State, has been named to lead the Transylvania swimming and diving...[more]


Fifteen professors from across the country participated in Transylvania’s seminar on liberal education 7/25/06
Transylvania University, an early leader in liberal arts education, recently hosted a faculty seminar titled Twenty-first Century Liberal Education: A...[more]
Transylvania names director of admissions 7/10/06
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Transylvania President Charles L. Shearer announced today that after an extensive search, Bradley L. Goan has been named director...[more]