Letter from the Dean
In this issue of TransParent, you will meet Director of Athletics Holly Sheilley, who joined us in July 2013. At Transylvania, athletics is considered an integral part of student affairs. More...
Student bike shop manager now a pumped-up spokesperson
For junior Stevie Morrison, bicycling is where the rubber meets the road. More...
Transylvania's new director of athletics finds a warm embrace
As a full-time doctoral student at the University of Louisville, Holly Sheilley found herself bored. After all, having taken advantage of the sabbatical she had earned at Lindsey Wilson College to complete her Ph.D. More...
How's the meal plan working out?
If you're lucky, you may have an opportunity to talk to your student over the holiday break. If that happens, chances are good that the topic of meals on campus will come up. More...
Parents Annual Fund update
No one understands the need for financial support to help fund students' college educations better than their parents. This year, all gifts to the Parents Annual Fund will go toward scholarships for deserving students. More...
End of Semester News
Want to send your student a care package during finals?
Does your student need a ride home for the holidays? More...
There's always something happening at Transylvania. Click calendar of eventsfor more information.
Dec. 10-13, Finals
Jan. 6, Winter term classes begin
Jan. 15-Feb. 21, Trashformed
exhibition, Morlan Gallery,
noon to 5 p.m. weekdays
Jan. 16, Music Honors Recital,
Carrick Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 20, Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service,
Campus Center Gym, 12:30-3:30 p.m.
Jan. 27-31, Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow
Eleanor Clift, political reporter and author
Jan. 28-April 8, on select Tuesdays, Creative Engagements with Career Development
for first year students, Faculty/Staff Lounge, 12:30-1:15 p.m.
Jan. 31-Feb. 1, Transylvania Choirs Cabaret,
Feb. 4, Still Overcoming: Striving for Inclusiveness Lecture,
Carrick Theater, 7 p.m.
Feb. 5, Summer Camp Fair
for students seeking summer jobs at local, regional, and national camps, Rafskeller, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Feb. 13, Still Overcoming: Striving for Inclusiveness Panel
with former Transylvania basketball coach C.M. Newton, Transylvania basketball star Jim Hurley '69, and journalist Billy Reed '66