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Student cookbook on table with student cutting fruit in the backgroundTuesday, May 31, 2016
"Every time I teach a cooking class or step into someone’s home as a private chef, I smile – my heart is so happy. Is this really my job? What a gift!" says the editor of the new cookbook by the Bastyr University Student Nutrition Association.Read more »
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Bastyr University California in San Diego and Bastyr University in Kenmore, Washington, are sending nearly 400 graduates into the world at their respective commencement ceremonies June 19 and 20, 2016.Read more »
Laurie Cullen, NDTuesday, May 17, 2016
Bastyr University alumna and faculty Laurie Cullen, ND, is taking the summer "off" to bicycle 80- to 90-miles a day along the TransAmerica Trail, with backup from her family including sister and fellow alumna Tamara Evans, ND.Read more »
Winning Top Chef team 'Homegrown Roots Revamped'Friday, May 13, 2016
The student team "Home Grown Roots Revamped" takes home the title of "Top Chef: Bastyr" at the sixth annual competition for its delectable salmon dish.Read more »
Photo of  Katherine Ratliff and Liz SullivanWednesday, April 27, 2016
Liz Sullivan and Katherine Ratliff have been recognized as Outstanding Students for 2016 for demonstrating exceptional academic excellence and leadership in Bastyr University’s dietetics program.Read more »
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Bastyr University hosts over 250 sustainable food leaders at the 2016 Farmer-Fisher-Chef Connection, a major industry event for Washington state.Read more »
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Students from local San Diego, CA colleges and universities connect to discuss the future of integrative medicine at this historic meeting.Read more »
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Seattle-based clinic once again ranks highly in state-wide patient satisfaction survey.Read more »
person picking up weights in gym Monday, March 7, 2016
Your local gym may be a breeding ground for bacteria and other hidden grossness. Find out how to make sure you are safe and clean while working out.Read more »
Student doing exam on pregnant womanMonday, February 22, 2016
First-year Midwifery students get a chance to interact with pregnant volunteers and begin to apply their clinical skills.Read more »

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