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Why Our Word Choices Matter When Talking About Cannabis

I regularly write for Oaksterdam University’s blog Cannabis Industry Today. This post was originally published on that blog on March 17, 2016.  

We all look forward to the day when cannabis is legal across the United States. 460 more words

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How to Better Protect Your Cannabis Business Facebook Page; 6 Steps to Take Now

If you’re in the cannabis industry and have a page on Facebook, you are probably watching as one of the world’s largest social media platforms is taking down marijuana dispensary pages. 1,022 more words

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California Looks To Hire Medical Marijuana Czar

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) – It’s a job posting you don’t see every day: California wants to hire a medical marijuana czar. While it could be a very lucrative opportunity, it does come with some catches. 206 more words


Brookings Institution Report Welcomed, But Not Enough Regarding Scheduling Medical Cannabis

When the well-respected Brookings Institution issued its report, Ending the U.S. Government’s War on Medical Marijuana Research, there may have been a unified sigh of relief from medical cannabis advocates. 726 more words

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California #USAttorney & #Marijuana Warrior Melinda Haag Retires

The U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California, Melinda Haag, announced that she was stepping down on September 1.  Haag was known for her zealous prosecution of licensed California medical cannabis businesses. 68 more words


Staying the Course in Washington State’s Cycle of Ever Changing Marijuana Regulations

How Seattle-Based Contender Gardens, LLC, Stays Focused on Success

Oaksterdam University alumni are some of the most knowledgeable and experienced professionals in the cannabis industry. Casey Connell, owner of two Seattle-based commercial cannabis supply businesses, is one such alum. 807 more words

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Want to Know More About a Career in the Cannabis Industry?

The House of Jane and Jane’s Brew are Partnering With Oaksterdam University to Host a Cannabis Seminar in D.C. June 27-28, 2015. Great Opportunity for Patients, Caregivers, and Entrepreneurs… 488 more words

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