Big Mike Parker: Secret Superhero Leaves Earth for Home Planet

The world lost Big Mike Parker Sunday. More than a friend, he is a secret superhero of the cannabis movement. That’s a strong statement, but it couldn’t be truer. Big Mike was the man behind the scenes during nearly every interview, photo shoot, camera crew, news...

Chancellor’s Chat April 2018

April 2, 2012, the federal raid on Oaksterdam changed my life forever. It was both the worst and ultimately, the best day of my life as I took responsibility for the school, the museum, the gift shop and ultimately Richard Lee’s legacy. I am conflicted as I reminisce...

Oaksterdam Faculty & Alumni Awarded at Cannabis Awards 2018

Chancellor Dale Sky Jones, Instructor Debby Goldsberry, Instructor Kyle Kushman, and Alumni David Hua awarded by Cashinbis’ Best of Cannabis Awards 2018, celebrating excellence in the global cannabis industry. Best of Cannabis Awards 2018: Announcing The...

University of Michigan Medical Cannabis Survey

The University of Michigan is now conducting two studies in partnership with Dr. Sue Sisley MD, President/Principal Investigator of Scottsdale Research Institute. The purpose of both studies is to understand how medical cannabis use among patients with chronic...

Dean’s Discussion: October 2017

Dear Friends, I would like to thank and congratulate the entire Oaksterdam community for helping your school reach its 10-year anniversary – providing quality training for the cannabis industry. We sincerely thank you ALL for your time, dedication and support in...