Gardening for Pollinators

Program for June 5, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Meg Mullett, Johnson County Extension Master Gardener

With planning, the needs of humans, insects and birds are met in harmonious beauty.

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Remembering the BP Disaster 6 Years After the Oil Spill

Program for May 29, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301DSC00704

John Fleeger, Ph. D., Adjunct Professor, Environmental Studies Program, UMKC

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Inflammation (first of a series): Cellular and Molecular Basis

Program for May 22, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301
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Miranda Machacek, Kansas University M. D., Ph.D., student and  Ee Phie Tan, Kansas University Ph. D. student

 

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Insulting and Scandalous Trademarks

Program for May 15, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301JASMINE_K

Jasmine Abdel-khalik,  Associate Professor, UMKC School of Law

Dr. Abdel-khalik will discuss the value of trademarks in society and generally as related to the scope of the free speech argument (First Amendment).

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U.S. Foreign Policy, a Round Table Discussion: What do You Think?

Program for May 8, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Dave Carson, Ray Riepen and Mike Hoey (conveners)

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CELEBRATE MAY DAY:  A Festival of Short Films Produced by Fred Whitehead

Program for May 1, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

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Fred Whitehead, Poet, author, freethought historian and activist

Eight hours for Work, 8 hours for Rest, 8 hours for What We Will

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”Is The United States Ruled by Only 5 to 7 Families?

photoEverettProgram for April 24, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

James A Everett, Former Deep Cover CIA Intelligence Officer (Spy!)

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Redirecting Our Kids: An Alternative to Detention – The Village Approach

Program for April 17, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Donald Ash

 

Donald Ash, Wyandotte County Sheriff

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Police and the Community in the 21st Century

Program for April 10, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Ken Novak, Ph. D., Professor, Dept. of Criminal Justice & Criminology

Public safety is enhanced when police and community work together, but this is often easier said than done, and this relationship is often characterized by mutual mistrust and skepticism. This discussion will focus on police and community relationships in a post-Ferguson America. We will focus on understanding how this mistrust is perpetuated and identify common ground for improving working relationships. 

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Citizen’s Task Force and Legislative Update

Program for April 3, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Jolie Justus, City Councilwoman, 4th In-District

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