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Chancellor’s Chat: August 2015

California is the 8th largest economy in the world. It’s also where Oaksterdam was founded, and continues to call home. While Alaska, Colorado, D.C., Oregon and Washington have the led the way, legalization in California will change the course of the cannabis movement across the country and around the world.

 
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Federal Actions that Affect Us All

LshawFeds are practicing selective prosecution against a pioneering medical cannabis provider, who has been prevented “for life” from helping desperate patients. The DOJ is refusing to release constraints on the founder of one of the first permitted medical cannabis providers in the nation, while at least six new D.C. medical cannabis businesses set up shop in their backyard without interference.
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International Canna Pro Expo – Oct. 2 – 4

canna pro expo thumbAt the International Cannabis Professionals Expo you will be provided with relevant content from experienced leaders in the cannabis industry. Backed with over 25 years of experience, the International Canna Pro Expo draws in over 2,000 guests associated with the Health Care and Medical Cannabis industry and attendees from many countries providing opportunities and exposure to network with your peers.
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Featured Instructor of the Month: Jeff Jones

jjonesCongratulations to Jeff Jones, OU's August 2015 Instructor of the Month!

1. What do you teach at Oaksterdam University?
I teach Horticulture 101 & 102 in the Classic Program, and many of the horticulture classes in the Horticulture Seminars and Semester. I also teach Advocacy and Methods of Ingestion: Extracts.




 
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Tip of the Month: August 2015

tip of the month ladybug transparentPowdery Mildew & Foliar Remedies
Powdery Mildew is a fungal disease that affects a wide variety of plants. PM is one of the easier diseases to identify as its symptoms are quite distinctive. Infected plants display powder-like spots on their leaves and stems, which is quite noticeable in its early stages.
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Alumni Success Story: Florent Buffiere

Florent-Oaksterdam-squareA. Why have you attended Oaksterdam?
I was extremely mad with the cannabis laws & perception in my country of origin, France. In Europe, the French people lead the way in cannabis consumption while they undergo the most prohibitive & rough laws. I enrolled at OU to give me more credibility to my cause in my country (cannabis legalization with control & regulation).
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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 anywhere from 40 – 80 active professors and instructors, our legal professors not only teach you about the law, they helped write the law.

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Category: Classic SeminarAdvanced Classic Seminar

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July 27, 2015

Advanced Classic Seminar
Monday 10:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 10:00am - 4:00pm
The Classic Seminar is suited best for students who need to complete the curriculum quickly or who cannot meet regularly during the week. The Basic Seminar takes place over a Saturday and Sunday, totaling over 13 hours of instruction. Upon completion of the Basic Classic Seminar, students are welcome to attend the Advanced Classic Seminar consisting of Cannabusiness related subjects.
Learn how to open a dispensary or delivery business. Learn about the different legal entities, legal rights, bud-tending, vending, and advanced Attendance of the Basic Seminar is required, however you are not required to pass the Basic 101 exam to be applicable.

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July 28, 2015

Advanced Classic Seminar
Monday 10:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 10:00am - 4:00pm
The Classic Seminar is suited best for students who need to complete the curriculum quickly or who cannot meet regularly during the week. The Basic Seminar takes place over a Saturday and Sunday, totaling over 13 hours of instruction. Upon completion of the Basic Classic Seminar, students are welcome to attend the Advanced Classic Seminar consisting of Cannabusiness related subjects.
Learn how to open a dispensary or delivery business. Learn about the different legal entities, legal rights, bud-tending, vending, and advanced Attendance of the Basic Seminar is required, however you are not required to pass the Basic 101 exam to be applicable.

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Category: Classic SemesterClassic Semester

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July 29, 2015

Classic Semester
Most comprehensive cannabis education available anywhere!
Now with Delivery Business and Topical Applications!
The Classic Semester is best suited for students who would like to be educated on all facets of the cannabis industry and prefer to meet regularly for 14 weeks as opposed to attending the Basic and Advanced two day seminars. If you are new to cannabis, the Classic Semester provides you with an overview into legal concerns, horticulture, ingestion methods, extractions, science, the cannabis industry, potential careers, business opportunities, best practices, and much more! Our comprehensive Classic Semester has increased from 13 weeks to 14 weeks and now includes Delivery Business and Topical Applications! Each week also includes a grow lab demonstration with accomplished horticulturists who can walk you week-by-week through growing your first garden or help you identify opportunities to improve your current system.
Wednesdays from 10:30am - 1:00pm

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Category: Horticulture SemesterHorticulture Semester

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July 30, 2015

Comprehensive Horticulture Semester
14 week - Comprehensive Horticulture Semester (includes Indoor and Outdoor Horticulture)
Classes begin 01/22/2015 Thursdays 10:30am - 1:00pm
Oaksterdam University presents the most comprehensive indoor and outdoor horticultural training in the Cannabis Industry. Whether you have experience with cannabis, or are new to it, this semester offers specialized classes that will maximize your productivity!
Classes consist of slide presentations and lectures by industry leaders. There will be ample opportunities to participate in Q & A sessions. Classes include additional lab time with OU lab techs and instructors, as well as do-it-yourself (DIY) opportunities that will help you develop your personal goals in both small and large scale settings.

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Category: Classic SemesterClassic Semester

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August 5, 2015

Classic Semester
Most comprehensive cannabis education available anywhere!
Now with Delivery Business and Topical Applications!
The Classic Semester is best suited for students who would like to be educated on all facets of the cannabis industry and prefer to meet regularly for 14 weeks as opposed to attending the Basic and Advanced two day seminars. If you are new to cannabis, the Classic Semester provides you with an overview into legal concerns, horticulture, ingestion methods, extractions, science, the cannabis industry, potential careers, business opportunities, best practices, and much more! Our comprehensive Classic Semester has increased from 13 weeks to 14 weeks and now includes Delivery Business and Topical Applications! Each week also includes a grow lab demonstration with accomplished horticulturists who can walk you week-by-week through growing your first garden or help you identify opportunities to improve your current system.
Wednesdays from 10:30am - 1:00pm

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Category: Horticulture SemesterHorticulture Semester

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August 6, 2015

Comprehensive Horticulture Semester
14 week - Comprehensive Horticulture Semester (includes Indoor and Outdoor Horticulture)
Classes begin 01/22/2015 Thursdays 10:30am - 1:00pm
Oaksterdam University presents the most comprehensive indoor and outdoor horticultural training in the Cannabis Industry. Whether you have experience with cannabis, or are new to it, this semester offers specialized classes that will maximize your productivity!
Classes consist of slide presentations and lectures by industry leaders. There will be ample opportunities to participate in Q & A sessions. Classes include additional lab time with OU lab techs and instructors, as well as do-it-yourself (DIY) opportunities that will help you develop your personal goals in both small and large scale settings.

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Category: Horticulture SeminarHorticulture Seminar Part 1

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August 8, 2015

Class times are from 10:00am till 5:30pm Saturday and Sunday
2 Days of Intensive Instruction
Condensed Horticulture Class
16 hours of Grow Training from our Expert Growers

Want to take our grow semester but can't find the time?
Whether you've been growing for years or you're just starting out, learn to grow amazing cannabis from the experts at Oaksterdam University. Classes cover everything you need to know from seed to harvest. You'll learn about pests and pathogens, nutrtients, mothers and cuttings, electrical safety, legal implications and so much more. Be prepared to take good notes because we are going to give you a ton of useful information.

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August 9, 2015

Class times are from 10:00am till 5:30pm Saturday and Sunday
2 Days of Intensive Instruction
Condensed Horticulture Class
16 hours of Grow Training from our Expert Growers

Want to take our grow semester but can't find the time?
Whether you've been growing for years or you're just starting out, learn to grow amazing cannabis from the experts at Oaksterdam University. Classes cover everything you need to know from seed to harvest. You'll learn about pests and pathogens, nutrtients, mothers and cuttings, electrical safety, legal implications and so much more. Be prepared to take good notes because we are going to give you a ton of useful information.

Horticulture Seminar Part 1

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Category: Classic SemesterClassic Semester

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August 12, 2015

Classic Semester
Most comprehensive cannabis education available anywhere!
Now with Delivery Business and Topical Applications!
The Classic Semester is best suited for students who would like to be educated on all facets of the cannabis industry and prefer to meet regularly for 14 weeks as opposed to attending the Basic and Advanced two day seminars. If you are new to cannabis, the Classic Semester provides you with an overview into legal concerns, horticulture, ingestion methods, extractions, science, the cannabis industry, potential careers, business opportunities, best practices, and much more! Our comprehensive Classic Semester has increased from 13 weeks to 14 weeks and now includes Delivery Business and Topical Applications! Each week also includes a grow lab demonstration with accomplished horticulturists who can walk you week-by-week through growing your first garden or help you identify opportunities to improve your current system.
Wednesdays from 10:30am - 1:00pm

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Category: Horticulture SemesterHorticulture Semester

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August 13, 2015

Comprehensive Horticulture Semester
14 week - Comprehensive Horticulture Semester (includes Indoor and Outdoor Horticulture)
Classes begin 01/22/2015 Thursdays 10:30am - 1:00pm
Oaksterdam University presents the most comprehensive indoor and outdoor horticultural training in the Cannabis Industry. Whether you have experience with cannabis, or are new to it, this semester offers specialized classes that will maximize your productivity!
Classes consist of slide presentations and lectures by industry leaders. There will be ample opportunities to participate in Q & A sessions. Classes include additional lab time with OU lab techs and instructors, as well as do-it-yourself (DIY) opportunities that will help you develop your personal goals in both small and large scale settings.

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Category: Horticulture SeminarHorticulture Seminar Part 2

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August 14, 2015

Want to take our grow semester but can't find the time?

Whether you've been growing for years or you're just starting out, learn to grow amazing cannabis from the experts at Oaksterdam University. Classes cover everything you need to know from seed to harvest. You'll learn about pests and pathogens, nutrients, mothers and cuttings, electrical safety, legal implications and so much more. Be prepared to take good notes because we are going to give you a ton of useful information.

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Category: Horticulture SeminarHorticulture Seminar Part 2

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August 15, 2015

Want to take our grow semester but can't find the time?

Whether you've been growing for years or you're just starting out, learn to grow amazing cannabis from the experts at Oaksterdam University. Classes cover everything you need to know from seed to harvest. You'll learn about pests and pathogens, nutrients, mothers and cuttings, electrical safety, legal implications and so much more. Be prepared to take good notes because we are going to give you a ton of useful information.

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August 21, 2015

Cow Palace
Fri 3 Pm - 9PM , Sat 11am - 9pm, Sun 11am - 7 pm
2600 Geneva Ave
Daly City, CA 946104

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August 22, 2015

Cow Palace
Fri 3 Pm - 9PM , Sat 11am - 9pm, Sun 11am - 7 pm
2600 Geneva Ave
Daly City, CA 946104

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Category: Classic SeminarBasic Classic Seminar

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August 22, 2015

Basic Classic Seminar
Saturday 10:00am - 5:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 5:30pm
The Classic Seminar is suited best for students who need to complete the curriculum quickly or who cannot meet regularly during the week. The Basic Seminar takes place over a Saturday and Sunday, totaling over 13 hours of instruction. Upon completion of the Basic Classic Seminar, students are welcome to attend the Advanced Classic Seminar consisting of Cannabusiness related subjects.
Learn how to open a dispensary or delivery business. Learn about the different legal entities, legal rights, bud-tending, vending, and advanced Attendance of the Basic Seminar is required, however you are not required to pass the Basic 101 exam to be applicable.

Basic Classic Seminar

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Category: GeneralHemp Con Cup

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August 23, 2015

Cow Palace
Fri 3 Pm - 9PM , Sat 11am - 9pm, Sun 11am - 7 pm
2600 Geneva Ave
Daly City, CA 946104

Hemp Con Cup

Category: Classic SeminarBasic Classic Seminar

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August 23, 2015

Basic Classic Seminar
Saturday 10:00am - 5:30pm Sunday 10:00am - 5:30pm
The Classic Seminar is suited best for students who need to complete the curriculum quickly or who cannot meet regularly during the week. The Basic Seminar takes place over a Saturday and Sunday, totaling over 13 hours of instruction. Upon completion of the Basic Classic Seminar, students are welcome to attend the Advanced Classic Seminar consisting of Cannabusiness related subjects.
Learn how to open a dispensary or delivery business. Learn about the different legal entities, legal rights, bud-tending, vending, and advanced Attendance of the Basic Seminar is required, however you are not required to pass the Basic 101 exam to be applicable.

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Category: Horticulture SemesterAfternoon Horticulture Semester

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August 24, 2015

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Category: Horticulture SemesterAfternoon Horticulture Semester

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August 24, 2015

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Category: Classic SeminarAdvanced Classic Seminar

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August 24, 2015

Advanced Classic Seminar
Monday 10:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 10:00am - 4:00pm
The Classic Seminar is suited best for students who need to complete the curriculum quickly or who cannot meet regularly during the week. The Basic Seminar takes place over a Saturday and Sunday, totaling over 13 hours of instruction. Upon completion of the Basic Classic Seminar, students are welcome to attend the Advanced Classic Seminar consisting of Cannabusiness related subjects.
Learn how to open a dispensary or delivery business. Learn about the different legal entities, legal rights, bud-tending, vending, and advanced Attendance of the Basic Seminar is required, however you are not required to pass the Basic 101 exam to be applicable.

Advanced Classic Seminar

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Category: Classic SeminarAdvanced Classic Seminar

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August 25, 2015

Advanced Classic Seminar
Monday 10:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 10:00am - 4:00pm
The Classic Seminar is suited best for students who need to complete the curriculum quickly or who cannot meet regularly during the week. The Basic Seminar takes place over a Saturday and Sunday, totaling over 13 hours of instruction. Upon completion of the Basic Classic Seminar, students are welcome to attend the Advanced Classic Seminar consisting of Cannabusiness related subjects.
Learn how to open a dispensary or delivery business. Learn about the different legal entities, legal rights, bud-tending, vending, and advanced Attendance of the Basic Seminar is required, however you are not required to pass the Basic 101 exam to be applicable.

Advanced Classic Seminar

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Category: Classic SemesterClassic Semester

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September 2, 2015

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Category: Horticulture SemesterHorticulture Semester

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September 3, 2015

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