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March

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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]
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Transylvania theater department receives $204,769 gift 2/17/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University’s theater department has received a $204,769 gift to expand student and faculty opportunities and bolster community engagement. ...[more]
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Mayor Jim Gray to deliver Transylvania commencement address 2/1/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Mayor Jim Gray will give Transylvania University’s commencement address on May 28. ...[more]

January

Mayor Jim Gray to deliver Transylvania commencement address 1/20/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Mayor Jim Gray will give Transylvania University’s commencement address on May 28. The two-term mayor has strong ties to the school, which is dedicated to strengthening its conn...[more]
Kiplinger names Transylvania a 2016 Best College Value 1/6/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.— Kiplinger’s Personal Finance has named Transylvania University one of the best values in the nation. The magazine, which looked at which colleges combined outstanding academics...[more]
Transylvania partners with the state and LFUCG for Fourth Street improvements 1/4/16


LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University and Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government plan to work together on a $1.3 million project to improve the West Fourth Street corridor from Upper...[more]
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Transylvania partners with the state and LFUCG for Fourth Street improvements 1/4/16
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania University and Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government plan to work together on a $1.3 million project to improve the West Fourth Street corridor from Upper to Jefferson streets...[more]