Marylhurst alumni and faculty in the music therapy program took an active role in the planning and presentation of the 2014 Western Regional American Music Therapy Association conference in Portland.
Cultural studies faculty member Robert Burke will speak about Gaelic language at the 'Find Your Irish Family' event.
Burke teaches Irish language courses at Marylhurst University, and is a member of several Irish language organizations. He has served as the president of the North American Association for Celtic Language Teachers and is currently the treasurer. Burke's published works include articles in the Irish language magazines BEO and COMHAR.