Bastyr News

Photograph of Student Village at Bastyr University
Bastyr University's Student Village to be Featured in Green Building TourTuesday, April 12, 2011
Hundreds expected to visit the University's student housing this weekend 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 »
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 »
Bastyr Alumn Alexis Durham Headshot
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 »
Default News image
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 »
Bastyr Alumn Headshot of Erin Moran
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 »
Default News image
Bastyr Welcomes New Member to Board of TrusteesTuesday, February 8, 2011
David Lang brings a wealth of nonprofit leadership experience to the Board Read more »
Photograph of Jim Watkins
Bastyr Names New Food Services DirectorTuesday, January 25, 2011
Chef Jim Watkins brings his sustainable, whole food approach to campus Read more »
Default News image
Bastyr Testing Natural Medicine Therapy at Hawaii Cancer RetreatThursday, January 20, 2011
Farm's location offers restorative qualities that could help boost immune systems Read more »
Photograph of Sabine Thomas
Bastyr Graduate Brings Naturopathic Relief to HaitiWednesday, January 12, 2011
Sabine Thomas, ND, is helping change the way the world provides disaster aid Read more »
Default News image
Winter Quarter Begins with a 'Brrr!'Tuesday, January 4, 2011
Clear skies, cold temperatures for 13th Annual "Splash and Dash" Read more »
Default News image
Student Village Receives Award from U.S. Green Building CouncilFriday, November 19, 2010
University's student housing is honored as Outstanding Multifamily Project of the Year Read more »
Default News image
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 »
Default News image
Bastyr Names Mission and Founders' Awards WinnersMonday, October 18, 2010
Event honored University's founders while highlighting the accomplishments of those in natural... Read more »
Rodiek with her partner
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 »
Default News image
Bastyr University Research Institute Awarded $4.52 Million GrantFriday, September 10, 2010
The award from the National Institutes of Health is in collaboration with the University of... Read more »
Default News image
Bastyr University and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Receive $3.1 Million Grant for Breast Cancer ResearchWednesday, July 21, 2010
The five-year study will examine how integrative medicine affects outcomes for breast cancer... Read more »
Default News image
Bastyr Study Indicates Qigong May Help People with Type 2 DiabetesWednesday, January 27, 2010
The 5,000-year-old system of stationary and moving meditation may help lower some of the markers... Read more »
Default News image
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 »