The Impact of International Trade and Investment Agreements

Program for September 28, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301Hendrick

Hendrik F. Van den Berg, Ph. D., Professor of Economics at the University of  Nebraska

Dr. Van Den Berg returns from Columbia, South America to discuss international trade agreements being negotiated with developing countries.

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Concussions: Root Causes and Prevention

Program for September 21, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

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Chiming Huang, Associate Professor, UMKC School of Biological Sciences

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Reflections From a White Preacher of a Black Congregation on Racism in America and the Civil Rights Movement

Program for September14, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301mann

Rev. Sam E Mann, Pastor Emeritus of St. Mark’s Church, an inner city church

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CRITICAL RELIGIOUS STUDIES: Writings – Psalms, Job, Proverbs, Ruth, Song of Solomon, Ecclesiastes, Lamentations, Esther, Daniel, Ezra, Nehemiah and Chronicles 1-2. What is unique about these Writings? (5th in a series)

Program for September 7, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

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Eric Dollard, Religious Scholar

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Jobs for Neighborhoods

Program for August 31, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301
Jim Glover

Jim Glover, Councilman 4th District At-large, Kansas City, Missouri

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From the Field to the Lab: Perspectives on Head Injury from a Former Football Player and Current Scientist

Program for August 24, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

JordanJordan Taylor, M. Ed., Ph. D., candidate Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, KU Med. Center   (Email: jtaylor@KUMC.edu).

View the Power Point used in Dr. Taylor’s presentation:

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UMKC Head Injury Pres. Part_TWO_Aug. 2014

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Jayhawker in Fishtown: A Report on Cultural Life in Gloucester, Massachusetts

Program for August 17, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301IMG_1508

Fred Whitehead, Poet, filmmaker and historian

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Connecting the Dots: A Hard Look at a Parasitic System

Program for August 10, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

LozendorfDSC00168Ester L. Holzendorf, Consolidated Social Work Services Inc., Executive President; David E. Kinglsey, Consolidated Social Work Services Inc., Board member, Ph. D., Professor of Statistics (retired) at KU Med Center, Department of Health Policy and Management

This is the PowerPoint used in their presentation. ESTER&DAVE_COM_OF_REASON_2 (note: a few pictures were deleted from the PowerPoint to keep the size within allowable limits)

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CRITICAL RELIGIOUS STUDIES: Prophets – Joshua, Judges 1-2, Samuel 1-2, Kings, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, the 12 Minor Prophets. What were the main messages of the prophets? (4th in a series)”

Program for August 3, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

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Eric Dollard, Religious Scholar

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Social Justice, Inequality and Immigration

Program for July 27, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301DSC00135

Father Michael Gillgannon, Catholic priest with 38 years experience in Latin America

The connection between national policies of economics and political policies in the age of globalization

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