Bastyr News

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Study: Building a Campus Sauna to Sweat out ToxinsThursday, October 13, 2011
Bastyr is getting a campus sauna for a first-of-its-kind study to find out how heat treatments can... Read more »
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Bastyr Dining Commons Serves Nutritious, Tasty Cancer-Fighting MenuFriday, September 30, 2011
These delicious cancer-fighting recipes are full of nutrition and antioxidants that are beneficial... Read more »
Joshua Goldenberg outside on campus
The Head and the Heart: Student Unites Research and Healing WorkTuesday, September 27, 2011
This Ivy League graduate thought he had a career as a research biologist all mapped out. Then he... Read more »
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Summer in the Northwest: Foraging, Farming, Trekking and MoreFriday, September 16, 2011
Don't let the stereotypes fool you: The Pacific Northwest can be drop-dead gorgeous come summertime. Read more »
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Naturopathic Student Studies Herbal Fixes for Prostate CancerThursday, September 15, 2011
Renee Choi is researching whether the herbs "Oregon grape" and "sweet Annie" can fight prostate... Read more »
Marissa Castello
5 Insights from a Knowledge-Hungry New StudentTuesday, September 13, 2011
Meet Marissa Castello, a personal wellness coach, mother, former boutique owner and self-described... Read more »
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Herbal Sciences Grad Launches Successful Retail VentureFriday, September 9, 2011
A 2009 graduate of the herbal sciences bachelor's program, Difani opened Herbal Wellness, a retail... Read more »
Psych Grad Starts Unique Assistance-Dog BusinessFriday, September 9, 2011
Darcie Boltz opened Heeling Allies, a business that trains assistance dogs and matches them with... Read more »
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Bastyr Focuses on Research, Early Detection to Combat Prostate Cancer Thursday, September 8, 2011
September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, and Bastyr University is working to tackle... Read more »
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Ying Yu, MS ('07) Pioneers Nutrition-Counseling ClinicFriday, August 26, 2011
Ying Yu, MS, a 2007 graduate of the Master of Science in Nutrition and Clinical Health Psychology,... Read more »
ND Graduate ('04) Becky Chollet Joins ‘Dream Practice’ Friday, August 26, 2011
A 2004 graduate of the naturopathic medicine program at Bastyr, Dr. Becky Chollet is merging her... Read more »
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King County Visits Bastyr University's Student Village for InspirationSaturday, August 13, 2011
Nearly a year after the Student Village began providing on-campus housing to Bastyr University... Read more »
Bastyr donors posing with a giant pair of scissors
Donor Recognition Reception Proves that "It Takes A Village"Tuesday, June 21, 2011
On June 21, 2011, Bastyr University held its annual Donor Recognition Reception to honor the... Read more »
Penny Simkin standing behind a podium
Penny Simkin Honored for her Childbirth Education and AdvocacyMonday, June 20, 2011
At Bastyr's commencement on June 20, 2011, the University conferred an honorary Doctor of Natural... Read more »
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Bastyr Updating the Naturopathic Medicine CurriculumMonday, June 13, 2011
Bastyr University's naturopathic program is world-renowned, but even the best can get better.... Read more »
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Bastyr Alumnae and Students Help North Dakota Attain ND Licensure Friday, May 27, 2011
In April 2011, North Dakota became the 16th state to license naturopathic doctors, just six months... Read more »
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Midwifery Chair Has History of AdvocacyWednesday, May 25, 2011
Despite the long hours spent attending to mothers in labor, combined with her career as an educator... Read more »
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Bastyr to Reopen Campus Tennis Courts Friday, April 29, 2011
Also planned for that section of campus are some basketball hoops. Currently the area includes the... Read more »
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Bastyr Bikes Program Takes Off Friday, April 29, 2011
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Geoff Lecovin, ND, LAc ('94), MS, DC, CSCS, CISSN
ND Alumni Brings a Diverse Tool Kit to Sports MedicineThursday, April 7, 2011
Naturopathic doctors have a diverse set of healing tools at their disposal — it's one of the... Read more »
Tarynne Mingione holding infant in Sierra Leone.
Neonatal Dietitian Alumna Continues Learning Around the WorldThursday, April 7, 2011
Tarynne Mingione has traveled to beachside Thai kitchens, emergency health clinics in Sierra Leone... Read more »
Emily Colwell
ND Alumna Describes Building a Practice from ScratchThursday, April 7, 2011
Emily Colwell, MSSW, ND, spent a year building a patient base as a resident at Bastyr Center for... Read more »
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Gardener, Teacher, Healer: Herbal Sciences Alumna on Three Jobs she LovesThursday, April 7, 2011
Alexis Durham, BS ('08), gardens, teaches and makes herbal medicines in the sun-baked hills of... Read more »
Bastyr Nutrition Alumn headshot: Jeff Johnson
Meet Alumnus Jeff Johnson, Kashi's "Surfing Nutritionist at Large"Thursday, April 7, 2011
Alum Jeff Johnson, MS, BS ('97), talks about working his way from grocery clerk, to Bastyr's... Read more »