Bastyr News

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 »
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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 »
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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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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 »
Tamara Trebilcock, ND
5 Questions for Southern California ND Tamara TrebilcockThursday, April 7, 2011
Tamara Trebilcock, ND, graduated from Bastyr University in 2005, promptly moved to Santa Monica,... Read more »
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 »
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Counseling Center Provides Support for StudentsThursday, March 10, 2011
Recently, the center has started up a number of support groups, including a group for long-distance... Read more »
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Alumna's Cancer Research Builds Case for AcupunctureMonday, March 7, 2011
Erin Moran, DAOM, MS, investigates a cure for nerve damage from chemotherapy. Learn about her... Read more »
Andrew Brandeis, naturopathic doctor, sitting at his iHealth booth.
ND Alumnus Promotes Innovative Mobile Health Technology Wednesday, February 23, 2011
The iHealth Blood Pressure Dock combines hardware, including a docking station and a blood pressure... Read more »
Top Chef winners Sasha and Tina at work in the kitchen.
Student Nutrition Association Hosts First "Top Chef: Bastyr" CompetitionThursday, February 10, 2011
The winners, Sasha Selden and Tina Fogall, from the Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Culinary... Read more »
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Interested in Research? We've Got You Covered Thursday, November 11, 2010
Although students have been involved in research at the University for years, 2010 has seen the... Read more »
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Exercise Grad Mixes Massage with Wellness CounselingSaturday, October 2, 2010
Kit Rodiek already had a fulfilling career as a massage therapist, but obtaining a degree in... Read more »
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Larry Johnson, MD, Bastyr Integrative Oncology Center Research Participant Monday, August 31, 2009
To increase his chances of survival after a cancer diagnosis, this allopathic physician sought out... Read more »