On this Veterans Day 2019, 75 years after the end of World War II, we remember Jack G. Adair ’45, the Transylvanians who have served in the military across the years, and the military members whose training began on the college’s campus and who, for a brief time, shared our company.
Maggie Wright ’22 is a pre-med student, Kenan scholar, chemistry major, president of the Student Alumni Association, sorority member, flautist, recipient of a music scholarship, native of Warsaw, Kentucky, and a double legacy student.
Transylvania helps students grow as global citizens and prepares them to use their global knowledge in their future professional lives.
The Transylvania Fund supports scholarships for outstanding students and provides for the greatest needs of Pioneers, all while bolstering Transy’s national reputation.
Anna Tussey ’13 is a language teacher at Louisville’s John F. Kennedy Montessori Elementary School, a researcher who has worked with Guatemalan-Maya students, the children of indigenous immigrants, and the new board chair of a nonprofit called the Guatemalan Educational Outreach.
Alums Allison Conder ’14 and Nzinga Donovan ’13 founded the nonprofit Kairos International to invest in the soul, mind and skills of young adults in developing nations.
The last weekend in October will be a busy one on campus at Lexington’s Transylvania University as the school hosts Family Weekend, the Alumni Fall Festival and kicks off PumpkinMania.
Albert “Al” Prewitt ’57, a top athlete during his Transylvania career, passed away Oct. 8 at age 86.
For Heather Chaudoin ’22, the goal of Transylvania’s annual Phonathon is to create scholarship funds for students — and she enjoys talking with alumni.
Transylvania has been deeply ingrained in the life of Interim President John N. Williams since the beginning.