Bastyr News

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Alumna Combines Kraft-Foods Savvy and Whole-Food NutritionFriday, June 1, 2012
Combining a customer-focused attitude from Kraft Foods and a whole-food education from Bastyr... Read more »
Bastyr University President Daniel K. Church, PhD
President's Message - June 2012Thursday, May 31, 2012
Though John Bastyr's birthday celebration has passed, there are commemorative activities every... Read more »
fMRI images of Dr. Sun's brain as he practices qigong.
High-Tech Imaging Peers Into Qigong Healer's BrainTuesday, May 29, 2012
Bastyr brain researchers measure a little-understood healing tradition — and wonder what it can do... Read more »
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Bastyr University's "Spring for Health Luncheon" a SuccessThursday, May 24, 2012
Nearly $100,000 raised to help pay for uncompensated medical care at teaching clinic Read more »
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Bastyr University Well Represented in "School the Chef" Event Friday, May 18, 2012
Eating right, trying new foods and changing the way school lunches look and taste. That was all on... Read more »
Portrait of Dr. John Bastyr
Happy Birthday, Dr. BastyrFriday, May 18, 2012
One hundred years ago, John Bartholomew Bastyr was born (May 16, 1912) at home in New Prague,... Read more »
Financial aid advisor Meisha Wangerin sits down and helps a student
8 Ways to Get Your Money Right for SchoolFriday, May 18, 2012
Bastyr's financial aid advisors offer eight steps to position yourself for success before you crack... Read more »
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Exercise Science Alumna Discovers Passion for Physical TherapyWednesday, May 16, 2012
Michelle Leary, BS ('09), was an economics major studying abroad in Switzerland when she signed up... Read more »
Portrait of Mark Shortt in Guatemala
Guatemala Travelogue: Working in a Rural Clinic, Student Discovers How Much He's Learned Thursday, May 10, 2012
Freedom. Responsibility. Excitement. Naturopathic medicine student Mark Shortt writes about putting... Read more »
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Unpacking the Neurobiology of Food Reward — and Why Your Brain Is a Cookie MonsterTuesday, May 8, 2012
A researcher explains the science of food cravings and what teenage rats can teach us about healthy... Read more »
Bastyr University President Daniel K. Church, PhD
President's Message - May 2012Tuesday, May 1, 2012
May promises to be a big month for Bastyr University as we celebrate a visionary’s life, honor the... Read more »
Office Olympics team huddles before event.
Photos of Bastyr Community Day 2012Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Sumo suits, a bouncy castle and a whole lot of lasagna all featured at our "Community Day" this... Read more »
Alain Touwaide, PhD, reading a botanical text at his office.
Visiting Scholar Examines Decline and Rise of Herbal MedicineTuesday, April 24, 2012
Internationally recognized herbal medicine expert Dr. Alain Touwaide will give a talk on "1912-2012... Read more »
Allan Sinfuego and Corinna Adams on campus walkway.
Psych Students Shedding Light on Body Image and Military StressWednesday, April 11, 2012
Two Bastyr health psychology students are tackling advanced research during their undergraduate... Read more »
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Bastyr Students Take a Mindful Spring Break in HawaiiWednesday, April 11, 2012
Discover what a group of Bastyr students learned by practicing meditation with two celebrated... Read more »
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Vitamin D-lemma: Bastyr Researchers Address Hot QuestionTuesday, April 10, 2012
How much vitamin D do you need? Bastyr University researchers are tackling the question, and have... Read more »
Portrait of incoming naturopathic medicine student Leigh Siergiewicz
"I had been underestimating myself for years" ~ An Incoming Student ReflectsTuesday, April 10, 2012
Leigh Siergiewicz, who will begin Bastyr University’s Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine program in... Read more »
Portrait of President Daniel K. Church
President's Message - April 2012Monday, April 2, 2012
Although we celebrate nature every day at Bastyr, April provides a number of special opportunities... Read more »
Illustration of a tree with plants growing underneath it.
Create Your Own Forest Garden with These 5 PlantsThursday, March 29, 2012
This self-sustaining "tree guild," in which all of the plants support one another, is an example of... Read more »
Man talking to homeless woman.
Research Conference Examines Integrative Mental Health TherapiesFriday, March 16, 2012
The April 13 event is open to the public and covers topic ranging from companionship for the... Read more »
Surfers at La Jolla Beach in San Diego
California Plans Take ShapeThursday, March 8, 2012
It's been a busy few weeks preparing for the San Diego campus. Here's a roundup on our new clinic,... Read more »
Student Erin Prasad reads to her daughter in the Parent Resource Center
7 Resources for Parents at BastyrThursday, March 8, 2012
More than a tenth of Bastyr students balance studies with child care. They find help in the campus... Read more »
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What is Integrated Human Biology?Thursday, March 8, 2012
Scientists don't work in silos in the real world. A new major prepares students for collaborative... Read more »
Portrait of Dr. Daniel Church
President's Message, March 2012Thursday, March 1, 2012
How does Jeremy Lin's story relate to Bastyr University's? We are both doing things that have... Read more »
A group of Bastyr students play drums.
Bastyr Shows It's Got Talent at Annual ShowThursday, March 1, 2012
Each year the Student Council organizes the Talent / No Talent Show, inviting members of the Bastyr... Read more »
Rabbi Ted Falcon, PhD
Spiritual Wisdom About Death and Dying with Rabbi Ted Falcon Monday, February 27, 2012
Bastyr's Center for Spirituality, Science and Medicine presents the final act in the series, “going... Read more »
Brown bottles with white labels.
New Essential Oil and Aromatherapy Certificate Program Stimulates SensesFriday, February 24, 2012
The first course in the series, "Essential Oil Therapy: Foundations," runs March 30 to April 1. Read more »