Sharon Gray, MS (’06), LAcSunday, January 8, 2012
Sharon Gray, MS (’06), LAc, is one of many Bastyr graduates whose own health journey inspired her to join a healing profession. Now she's growing a practice and creating a cookbook that draws on crowd-sourced variations of a single simple recipe. Read more »
Acupuncture and Oriental medicine student Emily PaulThursday, January 5, 2012
AOM student Emily Paul found herself learning cross-cultural communication on the fly at the Rainier Park Medical Clinic. That sort of real-world training is exactly the point of Bastyr's external clinical training.Read more »
Bastyr University President, Dr. Daniel K. Church. Monday, January 2, 2012
2012 promises to be a year filled with celebrations, milestones and new additions that are sure to keep our community buzzing with excitement and anticipation all year long.Read more »
Penny Simkin and Phyllis KlausThursday, December 22, 2011
Two pioneers of the birth vocations field, Penny Simkin, namesake of the University's Simkin Center, and Phyllis Klaus, are joining together to teach the unique, two-day class "When Survivors Give Birth."Read more »
Building surrounded by treesThursday, December 1, 2011
Bastyr President Daniel K. Church, PhD, takes a look back at 2011 and anticipates even more to come in 2012.Read more »
Bastyr University chefs Jim Watkins and Paul Douglas with KOMO/4 anchor Molly ShMonday, November 21, 2011
Now you can make the vegetarian, vegan and a healthy traditional Thanksgiving menus that were available to dining commons patrons in November 2011.Read more »
Friday, November 18, 2011
Debra Brammer, ND, discusses "Herbs to Support Immunity," and offers a list of her family's favorite immune-boosting recipes.Read more »
Seattle skyline in fog.Monday, November 14, 2011
A new class on breathing is part personal journey, part study in spiritual traditions and part exploration of the most elemental of body functions.Read more »
Student in Bastyr's busy whole-food culinary kitchenMonday, November 7, 2011
Bastyr's nutrition programs reached record enrollment in 2011, driven by a growing cultural interest in traditional sources of nourishment.Read more »
Scary forest creaturesFriday, November 4, 2011

Bastyr students dressed up in their finest ghoulery for Haunted Trails, a fundraiser for the Oriental medicine externship in China and other off-campus study trips.

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