Transylvania University President Seamus Carey knows first-hand what it’s like to be a student athlete.
Students and their families in search of the substantive values of education and not just status can avoid the competitive admissions frenzy by casting a wider net to consider nonelite colleges. In doing so, they will find gems in their backyards.
Transylvania’s 26th president is the featured guest on the next edition of Connections with Renee Shaw on Kentucky Educational Television.
Our commitment to purpose sustains the light we pass on from student to student, class to class, generation to generation.
We often invoke our school’s motto when referring to the distinctiveness of our community – In Lumine Illo Tradimus Lumen. We can only pass on the light, however, if we keep it burning.
The work Bryan Station High School and its academies are doing to empower individuals goes hand-in-hand with our mission at Transylvania and we value that work.
Erica Horn is a Transy success story—not because she pursued advanced certifications and degrees and has established herself as a respected professional, but because, from that position of privilege and comfort, she has reached out to others who need a little extra assistance.
Good morning and welcome to Transylvania. We’re delighted to kick off a new school year by honoring you, the class of 2022, and your family members who have joined you here today. All of us at Transylvania are honored that you have chosen to spend four pivotal years on our campus, and we take our…
The forecast of a major contraction in higher education, especially among small, private liberal arts schools, has college administrators scrambling to find ways to save their schools. Some are implementing “signature programs” that organize and supplement the academic curriculum to add value to a student’s education. Signature programs are designed to support and enhance the…
The following originally appeared in Inside Higher Ed. Last weekend, I had the privilege of returning to my alma mater for the inauguration of Elizabeth H. Bradley, the 11th president of Vassar College. Returning to Vassar as the president of Transylvania University felt different from my arrival as a student in 1984. I was raised in…