Michigan University Now Offers The First-Ever Marijuana Studies Degree

With places like the University of Denver, Vanderbilt University, and even Harvard offering credits for marijuana-related courses, Northern Michigan University has gone a step further and made an entire “Medicinal Plant Chemistry” degree. The four-year degree, though named in the most covert and resume-friendly manner possible, focuses intensely on the intricacies of growing, processing, and…

Crowdfunding site shuts down campaign for California cannabis farmer fire victims

An online payment company has shut down a fundraising campaign set up to support cannabis cultivators who’ve been impacted by the deadly wildfires in Northern California, saying marijuana remains illegal under federal law. WePay, which processes payments for the crowdfunding site YouCaring.com, is refusing to pass along more than $13,000 in donations the California Growers…