Marylhurst trustee Bill Barr was named chair of the board of directors of Portland's Citizens Crime Commission in July 2014.
English faculty and authors Jay Ponteri and Natalie Serber and will give readings and talks at universities in Oregon, Washington and New Mexico this winter.
December 6, 2013
New Mexico State University:
Nelson/Boswell Distinguished Visiting Writers Reading Series
January 23, 2014
Portland State University
February 27, 2014
Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference
Jay Ponteri directs the undergraduate creative writing program at Marylhurst University and show:tell, The Workshop for Teen Writers & Artists. He recently published Wedlocked, a highly acclaimed memoir.