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Women Are Leading the Way in Cannabis Education

I58EQMCHOaksterdam University offers an education to those pursuing a career in the cannabis, and women are front and center in the growing industry. From horticulture to creating and marketing products, women are finding success in a professional space without a glass ceiling.

Chancellor’s Chat April 2017

Dale headshot thumbnail 2Oaksterdam University is celebrating ten years in 2017!  With the fifth anniversary of the federal raid on Oaksterdam over this past weekend, we encourage you to take a moment to reflect on the efforts put in over the last ten years across the country. Take a moment to appreciate the efforts of those around you and those you love. And perhaps most importantly, pause to be grateful for your personal efforts that have enabled you to get where you are.


Featured Instructor of the Month: Aunt Sandy

1291933929Aunt_Sandy_MoriartyCongratulations to Aunt Sandy, OU’s April 2017 Featured Instructor! To read Aunt Sandy’s interview, please click the Read More button below.


Alumni Success Story: Ray Murphy – ForgedK9

ForgedK9_LogoCongratulations to Ray Murphy, Oaksterdam University’s April featured Alumni! To read Ray’s interview, please click the read more button below.


Horticulture Tip: pH & Toxic Salts

Tip of the month leaf"My tap water is quite alkaline and I have been adjusting it with pH Down...could this result in toxic salt buildup and stress in my plants?"

Chancellor’s Chat March 2017

Dale headshot thumbnail 2I am a “bad news first” type, good news after, so here we go...  Attorney General Jeff Sessions has now mentioned cannabis twice in the past week, most recently speaking at the National Association of Attorneys General’s annual winter meeting on February 28th.  Sessions said that the Department of Justice might begin more aggressive enforcement of federal laws against retail cannabis in eight states and Washington, D.C. who have already legalized it. “States, they can pass the laws they choose,” he said. “I would just say, it does remain a violation of federal law to distribute marijuana throughout any place in the United States, whether a state legalizes it or not.”


Quality Training for the Cannabis Industry

America’s first cannabis college was founded in the year 2007 to provide students with the highest quality training for the cannabis industry.  Since opening its doors, thousands of students have learned how to grow medicinal quality cannabis and have gained important skills needed for success in the cannabis industry.  OU’s faculty is comprised of the most knowledgeable and recognized names in the industry. With 150 active professors and instructors, our legal professors not only teach you about the law, they helped write the law.

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