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Fiscal Austerity: Medieval Medicine for Economic Ills

Program for May 25, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 James Webb, Economics Department and Social Science Consortium, UMKC and CoR President We don’t have enough money to do … (whatever) — the economic … Continue reading

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Monarch Butterfly Conservation: The Challenges of Mitigation

Program for May 18, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Orley “Chip” Taylor, Director of Monarch Watch Biological Survey, University of Kansas

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Aging and Metabolic Disease: How Protein Modifications Regulate Cellular Energy Production

Program for May 11, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Chad Slawson, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry at Kansas University Medical Center. Two PDF articles: Link between diabetes and cancer and 2010 Slawson

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CRITICAL RELIGIOUS STUDIES: “Hey Mathew, How goes it?” Some thoughts on the historical critical method and Gospel of Mathew

Program for May 4, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Don Bell, retired Presbyterian Minister, Biblical scholar

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Placing Animals: Exploring How Geographers Study Human-Animal Relations

Program for April 27, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Julie Urbanik, Ph. D., Associate Teaching Professor, Department of Geosciences, UMKC,  author of, Placing Animals: An Introduction to the Geography of Human-Animal Relations, which … Continue reading

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LABORFEST (a little early)

Program for April 20, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Judy and Bill Claus, Judy is a retired teacher and member of a teacher’s union. Bill is with KKFI , a labor activist and … Continue reading

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Mitochondria, Energy and Health

Program for April 13, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Russell Swerdlow, M..D., Director, University of Kansas Alzheimer’s Center, Professor of Neurology, Molecular and Integrative Physiology, and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology After a short … Continue reading

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CRITICAL RELIGIOUS STUDIES: Biblical Manuscripts – Their Nature and Origin (first in a series)”

Program for April 6, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Eric Dollard, Religious Scholar Here is the power point used by Eric in his presentation. BBL-SESSION 1

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Out of Africa: How Do You Merge a Humanitarian Effort with Research? – A Look at the 20-year Effort with the HIV Pandemic

Program for March 30, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Carole McArthur, B.S. Zoology, Ph.D., Immunology, M.D., Pathology How do you bring technology from the United States into pristine, undeveloped SubSaharan Africa

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Lake Chad: The Drying Lake in Africa – Is it really Drying?

Program for March 23, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Jejung Lee, Ph. D., UMKC Professor of Geosciences, visiting scientist at NASA

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