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World-renowned author Salman Rushdie to give Transylvania’s 2019 Kenan Lecture on March 27

World-renowned author Salman Rushdie will give Transylvania University’s 2019 William R. Kenan Jr. Lecture on March 27. The public is invited to this free event at 7:30 p.m. in Haggin Auditorium. Reserve tickets here. Salman RushdieA powerful literary artist who has shown sweeping creative courage even against threats to his life, Rushdie exemplifies the theme of Transylvania’s 2018-19 academic...

Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery ‘Data, Mine’ exhibition to feature work of renowned data visualization artists

The upcoming “Data, Mine” exhibition at Transylvania University’s Morlan Gallery will offer artistic takes on an issue seemingly ripped from today’s headlines: What’s to do with all that information computers dig up on us? Running Jan. 16 to Feb. 19, the show will feature the works of nationally renowned data visualization artists Hasan Elahi and Laurie Frick. Elahi, who is a University of...

Transylvania University announces 2018-19 feature event series — New Frontiers

The public is invited to go beyond the familiar and explore ideas, art and music this year with a new feature event series hosted on the campus of Transylvania University. The New Frontiers 2018-19 season focuses on the university’s year-long campus theme – civility — and the debate over its role in shaping citizens and communities. Through presentations from such innovators as author Sir Salman...