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.
Denise Hall ’13 has been recognized for her efforts to maintain the special Transy experience for first-year students during challenging circumstances.
The typical experience for first-year students has dramatically changed at Transylvania. “I’m grateful to be a part of a university striving so hard to welcome new students while also protecting the student body,” first-year student Jeffery Proffitt said.