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Communities Creating Opportunities (CCO)

Program for July 10, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Eva Creydt Schulte, Communities Creating Opportunity (CCO) President and CEO; Cierra Marcett,Community Organizer CCO envisions a society with human dignity at the center of … Continue reading

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“The Safe Side of the Fence” (film documentary by Tony West)

Program for July 3, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 St Louis Filmmakers Showcase: Best Documentary – Best Director Official Selection St Louis International Film Festival Story of workers at Mallinckrodt Pharmaceutical Company in … Continue reading

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From the Grass Roots

Program for June 26, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Derron Black, Political Activist, State Representative for District 23 candidate More than at any other time a powerful  message from the people is needed.

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ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: Campaigning for Social Justice in a Net-Centric Era – Cultivating Authentic Social Relationships

Program for June 19, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 We will discuss the following documents about Smart Cities and Digital Inclusion initiatives in K.C.   How might these influence K.C. Regional Decision making Data … Continue reading

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Environmental Security and Climate Change: A Major Threat to Peace and Security in our World

Program for June 12, 2016 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Dr. W. Chris King, Ph. D. (Environmental Engineering), P. E. (Professional Engineer), retired Brigadier General, author of two books and numerous other publications, founding … Continue reading

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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 301 John Fleeger, Ph. D., Adjunct Professor, Environmental Studies Program, UMKC A good general site for the spill: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deepwater_Horizon_oil_spill. An article specific to Dr. Fleeger’s … Continue reading

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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 Miranda Machacek, Kansas University M. D., Ph.D., student and  Ee Phie Tan, Kansas University Ph. D. student   5-22-16 Power Point used by Miranda … Continue reading

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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 301 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 … Continue reading

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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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