BSN Alum founds EastWest Food Rescue

George Ahearn, BSN '00, founded EastWest Food Rescue, bringing food that would have gone to waste in Eastern Washington to distribute to local food banks. In cooperation with community partners, EastWest Food Rescue has saved over 6,800,000 pounds of food and served more than 1,500,00 meals.

September 14, 2020

BSN Students Study COVID Impact on K-12 Schools

Robin Fleming, SNHS Lecturer, led students in their Population-Based Health in Community Practice course to work with the Northshore School District on researching the impact of COVID on re-opening K-12 schools.

August 31, 2020

Join us for student presentations

Please join us for three zoom presentations on Death & Dying on Tuesday, 8/4, beginning at 9:00 a.m. Attend via zoom at

July 23, 2020

Justin Gill Receives the 2020 AANP Washington State Advocate Award

Congratulations to Part-Time Lecturer Justin Gill! Gill was awarded the 2020 AANP Washington State Advocate Award after being nominated for his work on a legislative advocacy strategy for ARNP (advanced registered nurse practitioner) reimbursement parity with ARNPs United of Washington State!

April 7, 2020

Dr. Niitsu Presents in Tokyo

Assistant Professor Niitsu led a seminar at the Tokyo Medical and Dental University. Dr. Niitsu described his experiences as a university faculty member in the US and his research.

April 7, 2020

Drs. Jody Early and Victoria Breckwich Vasquez featured on Crosscut

We are proud to announce that Drs. Jody Early and Victoria Breckwich Vasquez were featured on Crosscut for their hard work in creating "Basta!" which is an anti-sexual harassment training toolkit within the agriculture industry. After six years of dedication, research, community engagement and more, their toolkit has been released.

April 6, 2020