Tag: San Francisco


CCSF Expands Menu with Cannabis Culinary Courses


A trio of non-credit classes taught by notable chefs will be offered this spring. When it comes to learning about cannabis, the options for a higher education have long been few and far between. That’s why, earlier this year, City College of San Francisco made headlines when it announced details for the nation’s first Cannabis Associate of Arts Degree. Designed as a trio of three-unit classes, the program will reportedly explore the plant through the…


CCSF Raises Bar on Higher Learning by Offering Cannabis Studies Degree


In addition to smoking marijuana, college students can now major in it. City College of San Francisco announced on Thursday it is planning to offer a degree in cannabis studies, which it says is the first of its kind in the United States. “The degree is as an introduction to the complex biopsychosocial relationship of humans to cannabis in multiple cultural, institutional and interpersonal contexts,” CCSF officials said in announcing the cannabis studies associate of…


8 LGBTQ+ Cannabis Leaders Tell Us Who Gives Them Pride


Cannabis Pride It’s unlikely we would have a legal cannabis industry in California (or anywhere) without the work of many trailblazing LGBTQ+ advocates. Cannabis has been used for social, religious, stress relief, and medicinal purposes for thousands of years and the plants were (and remain) a critical therapy for AIDS patients. Patient advocates in San Francisco took that message to the people and secured the passage of Prop 215, which legalized medicinal cannabis in California…