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Have you participated in a previous Chaminade Reunion?


If so how many?




Graduate Type (choose all that apply):

Day Undergraduate

Year of Graduation (select year) first degree:


Current Age:

26 to 30

Mocktails & Masterpieces-Paint Night participated:


Which of the following best describes your experience at the Mocktails & Masterpieces-Paint Night?

No Opinion

Street Festival-Food Truck Rally participated:


Which of the following best describes your experience at the Street Festival-Food Truck Rally?


Do you have any comments on the new Street Festival format?

Drying Cannabis

Properly grown, dried and cured flowers burn smoothly and taste yummy. The odor and flavor include your terpenes and flavonoids in the Skunk buds. Terpenes additionally promote the breed's effects.

To get cannabis shrunk buds to be pleased with, assume"slow and low " Drying and treating flowers take time and patience, however, the finished buds really are in the wait.

"Low" refers to fever. Terpenes shouted at several temperatures, also a few at slightly below room temperature. After the air is saturated in blossom scents the buds really are dropping their terpenes. Improperly dried and cured buds reduce terpenes because of evaporation.

By way of instance, the terpene myrcene -- seen in citrus fresh fruit, hops, bay leaves, chamomile, lemongrass, and cannabis -- hastens in only 68º F (20º do ). Along with contributing to this odor, the myrcene has analgesic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti-depressant and anti fungal properties and aids THC cross the blood/brain barrier. Terpenes are critical to cannabis buyers. Buds must be dried in reduced temperatures for the terpenes to be preserved. Drying at lower temperatures and average humidity takes longer, thus"low and slow."

Maintaining the place clean is imperative when slowly drying buds in temperatures that are low. Usually do not allow pets in your community simply because they discard fleas and fur which become air borne and catch on sticky buds. Workers should use gloves. Fungal bacteria and spores are both omnipresent and invisibly beneath positive conditions: moist setting, oxygen, temperatures in between 50 and 70° F (10-21° C) along with an acidic coating on the server.

Buds afflicted with powdery mildew are considered unfit for cigarette smoking but have yet to be implicated in virtually any individual disorders. Buds attacked by germs turn brown and crispy. When anaerobic bacteria attack, they emit an acrid ammonia fuel which transforms buds to mush.
Fresh cut total plants at the room.

Under cool conditions, the plant cells keep alive for up to 72 hrs after cutting on off. Throughout early part of drying, then the plant consumes a number of its store of fats and water. Dried overly rapid, the buds use less starches, resulting in a brand new smoke. Cells on the top layer of the plant die first, and the ones further inside expire last. Throughout the first stage of drying out , water loss is not rapid. At an identical period, a number of these chlorophyll degrades, developing a smooth smoke. Buds dried slowly after which treated for a few weeks to make the clean lure of nice herb. Rushed drying locks in chlorophyll leaving a"green," minty flavor as well as also a rougher smoke.

Warmth and light degrade THC to cannabinol (CBN), which has merely a fraction of the adrenal impact and induces sleepiness. After buds, especially large ones, are dried at high temperatures to accelerate the procedure, they dry unevenly. By the time that the inner part remains ironic, a number of those THC on the outer portion is becoming into CBN.
Four Options To Get Small Scale Drying
Mid - Managed Drying Box

Buds drying in cardboard containers. The heap in every box is 23 inches deep. Introduction and shutting the pliers is used to modulate the drying rate.

Locate a climate-controlled drying box these as for example an increase jar, big blower box, or construct one using plastic and wood or plasterboard partitions. Add a hygrometer attached to some small toaster along with also a thermostat controlling an heater or ac.
Drying In A bag

Drying and curing in a open or partly closed tote is well-known as it's practical and it decreases the drying time of tiny batches in order that they do not dry up too fast.

A brown paper bag is just a simple means to keep humidity higher than the warmth at a space; this slows evaporation. Recirculate humidity by opening or closing the bag. To help keep the humidity place only a few layers of big buds from the tote.

Work with a hygrometer to assess the humidity amount in the bag. In the event the humidity climbs above 50%, utilize a buff to eliminate moisture-laden atmosphere.
Closed, Humidity-Neutral Space

All these plants had been approximately 4 1/2' tall using colas that stretch 15-18'. They're suspended from a rod.

A small room or perhaps a cupboard is probably going to truly have the perfect temperature for the drying. If not, fix the requirements by opening or shutting the door and using a enthusiast. For more control, work with a heater, air conditioner, humidifier, or toaster as necessary.
Rack Drying

Cannabis plants are tagged on racks.

The advantage of rack drying is the fact that air flows freely round the buds. With fans to circulate the air shortens drying time.

Alumni Mass participated:


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What made you participate in the 2017 Alumni Reunion Celebration? (choose all that apply)

Life Long Learning Opportunities

Please tell us how satisfied you were with the Reunion Celebration experience:

Somewhat Satisfied

Event suggestions for 2018:


What are barriers to your participation in alumni activities? (Choose all that apply)

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