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Spring 2020

Talkback for Spring 2020

 

Making much of good medicine

I write to compliment the superb feature “Good medicine” by Brian Charles Clark.

Thank you for choosing the topic, one that deserves attention, but receives little in my experience.What the staff is doing to truly include Native people and their culture in the work of the new medical school is admirable. And Brian’s writing was quite extraordinary.

Robbie Paul’s stories from her father will stay with me. “We need to learn to listen, and to listen to learn.” If future health-care practitioners from WSU can learn to listen quietly, they will have a much-needed positive impact in our … » More …

In Memoriam
Spring 2020

In memoriam

1930s

Grace Weller Gilmore (’36 Home Econ., Kappa Alpha Theta), 106, September 1, 2019, Irvine, California.

Helen Lois Irby (’39 Home Econ., ’40 Ed.), 100, August 20, 2018, Lynnwood.

Dorothy M. Tombari (’39 Home Econ.), 101, December 6, 2017, Spokane.

1940s

Janet Elizabeth Fothergill (’41 Bacterio.), 101, September 4, 2019, West Hartford, Connecticut.

Laura Jean Shaw (’41 Pharm.), 98, March 7, 2018, Oregon City, Oregon.

Eileen E. Griffith (’42 Fine Arts), 98, October 26, 2019, Denver, Colorado.

Donald D. Anderson (’44 Civ. Eng.), 97, August 7, 2019, Gaithersburg, Maryland.

Irene Sears (’44, ’46 MA Ag.), 98, November 19, 2019, Keizer, Oregon.

Dorothy “Dotty” K. Mead» More …