Latest UVM CDE Blog Posts

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A Retired Science Teacher Explores a New Path with Cannabis

Central Vermont resident Ann Ndione is a retired science teacher who enrolled in the UVM Cannabis Science and Medicine Program this fall. Ann, who studied Horticulture and... Continue Reading

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Public Health Student Finds Fulfillment Helping Vulnerable Communities

UVM senior Ian McHale’s first exposure to lack of public health access was while setting up mobile clinics in remote villages in Peru, where there was no... Continue Reading

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A California Chef Joins UVM Online Program to Learn the Science of Cannabis

California chef Fred Nesbitt joined the UVM Cannabis Science and Medicine Program to take his passion for cooking with cannabis to the next level. Two decades ago,... Continue Reading

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A Shift in Public Opinion on the Legalization of Marijuana

Photo: Flickr Creative Commons More Americans favor legalizing the use of marijuana today compared to a decade ago, according to a recent survey by the Pew Research... Continue Reading

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Elliot Kennedy on Breaking Down the Barriers in LGBT Healthcare

Photo: Elliot Kennedy, left, with Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell Elliot Kennedy JD, realized as an undergraduate that advocating for the LGBT community provided... Continue Reading