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College of Business Hosts 18th annual Economic Outlook Conference

CWU was the first Public University in Washington State to host an academic conference about the cannabis industry. Lead by the College of Business, the first annual Cannabis Caucus was a success, attendees and professionals alike enjoyed the presenters and panels. Below are links to news articles about the event.

“Mayor of Ellensburg, Bruce Tabb, welcomed the conference by sharing a personal story about the use of cannabis medicinally in his family for a battle against stage four cancer.” Read the entire article by click Respect My Region.

“Cannabis leaders gave business advice and discussed the struggles within the industry. They addressed the stereotype of marijuana solely being recreational, but many people use it for medical purposes.” Continue reading at KIMAtv.

“The discussion was part of an annual Economic Outlook Conference about cannabis organized by the CWU College of Business. Attendees included industry professionals, faculty and students. The conference provided analysis and insight on the industry in the form of presentations, as well as networking opportunities for attendees.” To read more go to the Yakima Herald website.

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