Velda Metelmann, 91, proved no one is "too old" for school, earning a master's degree in interdisciplinary studies from Marylhurst University in June 2014.
Dean, School of Graduate Studies
MA in Interdisciplinary Studies Department
503.636.8141, ext. 4038
Ph.D., The Ohio State University
MA, The Ohio State University
BA, University of Colorado
Introduction to Scholarly Inquiry
Religion & Politics
Women & Politics
MAIS Thesis I, II, III
Dr. Bokowski received a MA in Philosophy and a Ph.D. in Political Science, both from The Ohio State University. She served as chair of the Marylhurst Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies Department from 2000-2011 and was Chair of the Graduate College from 2001 until 2011. Currently, she is Dean of the School of Graduate Studies. She was a member of the Board of the Association of Graduate Liberal Studies Programs from 2006-2009. Recently, she co-edited the association's 2011 publication of Graduate Liberal Studies: A Guidebook for Directors, Faculty and Staff.