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The final masterpiece, the Medicine Buddha, displayed on the last day at the cloWednesday, May 14, 2014
The sand mandala delighted, and has a special meaning for campus community.Read more »
Monday, May 12, 2014
Dr. Lichtenstein tells King 5 Seattle why he's leading a project to take the fear out of a taboo subject. Read more »
Book cover and Stewart in barThursday, May 1, 2014
The author of offbeat botany books talks about the startling, scintillating world of plants before her talk at Bastyr's May 31 Herb and Food Fair.Read more »
Banners with many signaturesWednesday, April 30, 2014
Bastyr acupuncturists join a volunteer effort to treat grieving families and emergency workers.Read more »
Three Bastyr student chefs hold the winning dish.Tuesday, April 29, 2014
The event raised a record-breaking $4,000 for Teen Feed, an organization that helps Seattle’s homeless youth.Read more »
Gov. Martin O'Malley with others at bill signingMonday, April 21, 2014
Naturopathic doctors can become licensed health care providers as Maryland becomes the latest state recognizing naturopathic medicine.Read more »
David Tolmie in libraryThursday, April 17, 2014
David Tolmie, BS ('06), MLIS, combines psychology and technology skills to help students navigate the fast-changing world of evidence-informed medicine.Read more »
Student prepares cilantro in the botanical medicine laboratory.Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Herbal sciences students cook up foods with love -- and health-giving herbs -- in a popular lab class.Read more »
Mariel Hemingway in her garden in Malibu, CaliforniaThursday, April 3, 2014
The actor and author joins us for a Q-and-A before her May 22 talk at Bastyr's Spring for Health Luncheon.Read more »
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Spring 2014: There is a lot blossoming at Bastyr UniversityRead more »

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