The new Ira Richard Harris ’53 Scholarship in political science and history has been awarded to Transylvania seniors Karisma Keeton and Bailey Wood.
Excited to make Transylvania home, a first-year lacrosse student from Texas shares his motivations — to prove doubters wrong and to live up to the promise of this opportunity.
In the daunting first days of college, nerves and self-doubt can tamper with the confidence of even the highest achiever. Happily for Shelby Hamm ’25, the very reasons that brought her to Transylvania quickly put her at ease.
2014 Transylvania graduates Ryan Anderson and Will Harvey were on two different paths with one goal — to make it in the music business. After Anderson founded his folk-rock band Bendigo Fletcher, Harvey helped find him shows to play and pitched the group to influential people in the industry. They quickly built a fan base — and eventually landed a deal with Elektra Records.
Transylvania offers parents tips on the college search, which can be an exciting process, but also a stressful one as there is a wealth of information out there.