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The Science Behind the Fast Times and Hard Life of Tyrannosaurus Rex

Program for November 18, 2018, 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 David Burnham, Paleontologist, University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute.

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Ben Kjelshus

It is with deep sorrow we relay the passing of Ben Kjelshus, long time member, board member, friend, supporter and brother to those of us at CoR KC. November 9, 2018 A memorial service will be held Saturday November 17  … Continue reading

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The Elections – What Do They Mean?

Program for November 11, 2018, 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Max J Skidmore, Ph.D., University of Missouri: Curators’ Professor of Political Science and Thomas Jefferson Fellow

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We’re Burning Up:  Climate Change Through the Lens Of Geometry

Program for November 4, 2018, 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301   Kenneth S. Schmitz, UMKC Emeritus Professor of Biophysical Chemistry and Environmental Studies

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Pragmatism – A Conversation

Program for October 28, 2018, 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 DATE: October 28, 2018 James Webb, UMKC economist and activist; and, Fred Whitehead, poet, author, freethought historian and activist; and,

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 “Dark Money” (award-winning documentary)

Program for October 21, 2018 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 James Webb (discussant) economist and activist

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“Working Together for a Beloved Multicultural Community: Embracing Dr. King’s Dream Through Multicultural Education”

Program for October 14, 2018 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Lewis Diuguid, author, journalist, editor, formerly with Kansas City Star, Harvard University’s Lois M. Lyons award for Conscience and Integrity in Journalism; and, Bette … Continue reading

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Prophetic Praxis Amid 21st Century Neo Imperialist America

Program for October 7, 2018 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Rev. Dr. Vernon Percy Howard, Jr., President of Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Greater Kansas City and Senior Pastor of St. Mark’s Church

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The 14th Amendment: (YOU DO MATTER)

Program for September 30, 2018 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301   Khadijah Hardaway, Social action commission chair at Grant Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Executive Director and co-producer of the documentary “(Am I the … Continue reading

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“Hidden Figures,” (2017 Oscar nominated film will be shown followed by open discussion)

Program for September 23, 2018 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 DISCUSSANT: Christian Wade, member of the Greater Kansas City International Workers of the World (IWW)

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