Remembering Mental Health Care Victims: ‘Healing Voices,’” a P. J. Moynihan Documentary (in conjunction with Poetry for Personal Power)

Program for May 28, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Christian Wade, “I am a consumer and survivor of the mental health system.”

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Why Don’t Atheists Build Hospitals? or, It’s Not Theology, It’s Biology

Program for May 21, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

SPEAKER:  Rodney Staab, M.S., American History, Peace Corps

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What Does It Mean to Be Age-Friendly?

Program for May 14, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Joan McDowd, Ph.D., UMKC Professor of Psychology

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Capitalism, History and Analysis: A Panel Discussion

Program for May 7, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Fred Whitehead, poet, author, freethought historian and activist; and,

James Webb, Department of Economics UMKC, President, Community of Reason KC, community activist

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What I Didn’t Learn in Graduate School – “Why can’t we all just get along?” – a Look at Diversity Experts: Our Animals

Program for April 30, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Annette Lepique, B. S., M.P.A. (Master of Public Administration); Petunia Unruh-Lepique, P.I.G. (pot-belly)

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Who are the Russians? Why the Cold War?

Program for April 23, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Kirsten E. A. Borg, Ph.D., Historian and author (www.Booksbykeab.com)

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The Dancing Bees: Karl von Don Frisch and the Discovery of the Honey Bee Language

Program for April 16, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Tania Munz, Ph.D., Historian of Science, Linda Hall Library Vice President for Research and Scholarship, author of: The Dancing Bees: Karl von Don Frisch and the Discovery of the Honey Bee Language

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“Matewan” – a film about unionization of coal miners

Program for April 9, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Christian L. Wade and Brianna Burton, officers of Greater Kansas City IWW (International Workers of the World), (see Greater Kansas City IWW on FACEBOOK and IWW.org)

This event is co-sponsored by the Greater Kansas City International Workers of the World and Community of Reason KC

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Refugees: Crisis or Opportunity – a Kansas City view

Program for April 2, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Photojournalism Associations:
National Press Photographers Association (NPPA)
ZUMA Press
International Association of Press Photographers (IA-PP)

 

Sofia Khan, M.D., founder of KC for refugees (http://kcforrefugees.weebly. com/), an organization that welcomes and supports those who have been forced to flee their home countries and settle here in the greater Kansas City area.

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KC Metropolis 4.0: Supporting Diversity in the Predatory Era of Digital Technocracy

Program for March 26, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Bill Mullins, Founder of the Kessler Institute – KC

This talk will be a reflection on an ecosystemic response to the endless commercialization of contemporary American Life in relation to planning for the next decade of KC’s future.

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