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John Bastyr's hands folded.
7 Things You May Not Know About John BastyrWednesday, September 19, 2012
The beloved healer and teacher revealed his personal side in a candid 1989 interview. Read more »
Ribbon-cutting at Bastyr University California.
San Diego Celebrates Grand Opening of Bastyr University CaliforniaWednesday, September 19, 2012
Approximately 400 students, alumni and friends of Bastyr University attended the grand opening... Read more »
Katie Strobe
Prestigious Scholarship Awarded to Student Researching Mushroom ExtractThursday, September 13, 2012
Katie Strobe is the first naturopathic medicine student awarded the Poncin Scholarship, which aids... Read more »
Student on mountain top
See Our Students' Summer PostcardsThursday, September 13, 2012
Our students spotted whales, studied on the beach, hiked, climbed, volunteered, listened for nature... Read more »
An exterior photo of the Bastyr University California campus.
The Bastyr University California Countdown Continues... Thursday, August 30, 2012
On September 14, 2012, Bastyr University California welcomes its first class of more than 50... Read more »
Headshot of Dr. Darley
Alumna Bridges Natural Medicine and Sleep HealthWednesday, August 29, 2012
Interest in sleep medicine first led alumna Catherine Darley, ND ('02), to Bastyr University, and... Read more »
Lisa Harper shows volunteers how to harvest lacinato kale.
Bastyr Alumna Connects Area Farms with Local Food BanksTuesday, August 28, 2012
Master’s nutrition graduate Lisa Harper is helping small to medium-sized farms harvest extra... Read more »
Drs. Arianna Staruch, Joni Olehausen, Hazel Philp and Lynelle Golden.
New Deans, Associate Deans Ring in the New Academic YearMonday, August 27, 2012
Please welcome these four extraordinary women to their new roles at Bastyr University: Hazel Philp... Read more »
Dr. Guan-Cheng Sun teaches qigong in the Bastyr University Chapel.
Medical Qigong Certificate Programs Focus on Self-HealingFriday, August 24, 2012
Beginners and advanced qigong practitioners alike will become deeply aware of the connection... Read more »
Elizabeth Lipman chops vegetables in the whole-foods nutrition kitchen.
Culinary Students Learn Real-World Skills at Professional KitchensThursday, August 16, 2012
The bachelor’s degree program offers hands-on experience at off-campus locations ranging from the... Read more »
Woman on a massage table with two women performing healing motions.
Bastyr University Introduces Indigenous Wisdom Teachings ProgramThursday, August 9, 2012
The new noncredit program will help you incorporate aspects of spiritual awakening in your life,... Read more »
Team care visit at Bastyr Center for Natural Health.
Bastyr Launches New Integrated, Patient-Centered Naturopathic Medicine CurriculumMonday, August 6, 2012
The hands-on model integrates basic sciences with clinical training earlier to help students form a... Read more »
A portrait of Penny Simkin
KUOW Radio Interview - The Woman Who Changed Childbirth In America: Seattle's Penny SimkinThursday, August 2, 2012
Penny Simkin, namesake of Bastyr University's Simkin Center for Allied Birth Vocations, was a guest... Read more »
Bastyr University President Daniel K. Church, PhD
President's Message - August 2012Wednesday, August 1, 2012
As the 2012 Summer Olympic Games take place in London, I reflect that the elements that make that... Read more »
Doulas in training at the Simkin Center for Allied Birth Vocations.
Penny Simkin, the “Mother of Modern Childbirth,” Expanding Her Reach to San DiegoFriday, July 27, 2012
Bastyr University California will offer certificate training for birth doulas, postpartum doulas... Read more »
Laurie Steelsmith, ND, MSA ('93)
ND Alumna Encourages Women to Get Healthy with "Great Sex, Naturally"Friday, July 27, 2012
Laurie Steelsmith, ND, MSA (’93), offers hundreds of tips to enhance women’s sexual vitality in her... Read more »
Nutrition student Ashley Ayers works in the Bastyr Medicinal Herb Garden.
How the Bastyr Medicinal Herb Garden Gives BackTuesday, July 24, 2012
Once used only as a demonstration garden, the University's herb garden now produces hundreds of... Read more »
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Bastyr University Part of Group to Win the Health Care Champions - Military Services AwardTuesday, July 17, 2012
Bastyr University wins award for helping soldiers better manage their pain. Read more »
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Finding a Teaching Tool in Alex Grey's Sacred ArtThursday, July 5, 2012
Professor Leanna Standish uses provocative psychedelic paintings to challenge how students... Read more »
Ravyn Ramos, ARNP, ND ('09), standing in the clinic lobby
Alumna Leads Indian Health Clinic Toward Integrative CareTuesday, July 3, 2012
How did alumna Ravyn Ramos, ARNP, ND ('09) prove herself as the first naturopathic doctor at the... Read more »
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Preceptorships Offer Students Valuable Hands-on ExperienceTuesday, July 3, 2012
What is a preceptorship anyway? We explain. Read more »
Portrait of Bastyr University President Daniel K. Church, PhD
President's Message - July 2012Monday, July 2, 2012
We are just a few short months away from the grand opening of our California campus. In addition to... Read more »
Thousands attended the 2012 Herb and Food Fair
14th Annual Herb and Food Fair Brings Thousands to Bastyr CampusWednesday, June 27, 2012
More than 3,000 people flocked to Bastyr University’s Kenmore campus this year for the 14th annual... Read more »
Bastyr undergraduates celebrate.
Bastyr Congratulates the 289 Graduates of Class of 2012Monday, June 25, 2012
A passion for their work. A passion to serve others. A passion for life. Those were the words and... Read more »
Jeungwon Yoon
DAOM Alumna Pursues Cures at East-West Cancer Center in South Korea Monday, June 25, 2012
After guiding a friend through cancer treatment, Jeungwon Yoon devotes herself to researching the... Read more »
Cards and notes from students
Honoring Cadavers after a Year of LearningFriday, June 15, 2012
Bastyr University students recently gathered in the chapel for a cadaver memorial ceremony,... Read more »
A view from a second story window of the Herb Garden and Sacred Seeds Trail
Bastyr Unveils Seed Sanctuary and Native-Plant Trail WalkThursday, June 7, 2012
The Sacred Seeds Ethnobotanical Trail is the only one of its kind on the West Coast and will serve... Read more »

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