Thursday, November 15, 2012
Veterans at Bastyr plan to use their counseling and healing skills to help other military members returning from service.Read more »
Students and a pediatrician meet with a child.Monday, November 12, 2012
Acupuncture and Oriental medicine students train in busy Chinese hospitals on the annual fall externship. Read more »
A panoramic image of the Dining Commons, set up for Founders' DayWednesday, November 7, 2012
The 2012 Bastyr University Founders' Award Gala is the largest, most successful one to date.Read more »
Marcy Dorsey, RD, outside a Microsoft wellness fair.Monday, November 5, 2012
Nutrition graduates offer personal coaching on the front lines of the workplace wellness movement.Read more »
Bastyr University Has Much For Which To Be ThankfulThursday, November 1, 2012
A new campus, a new clinic and a yearlong birthday celebration for our institution’s namesake - all of that has happened in 2012. In November, there is even more to be thankful for and look forward to.Read more »
Inaugural class of Bastyr University California outside campus buildingMonday, October 29, 2012
Natiya Guin, member of the gutsy inaugural class of Bastyr University California, wrote this account of moving to San Diego and joining a tribe of healers-in-training.Read more »
Classmates in the fall 2012 Hypnotherapy: Awareness & Integration class.Wednesday, October 24, 2012
The noncredit program offers both students and members of the public the opportunity to learn a holistic method of hypnotherapy that can be used for self-awareness or even new career opportunities.Read more »
John Bastyr's hands folded.Monday, October 22, 2012
A former patient of Dr. John Bastyr shares a story about her first appointment with the namesake of Bastyr University, and the lifelong relationship that ensued.Read more »
Seattle skyline seen from West Seattle.Thursday, October 11, 2012
Naika Apeakorang recently wrote this tender, funny, honest post about moving across the country to start our naturopathic medicine program in Seattle. Read more »
Students look at farmscapeWednesday, October 10, 2012
Students milk goats, make cheese, harvest herbs and cook straight from the garden on this one-week trip.Read more »

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