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Is Capitalism Bad for Women

Program for October 27, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Ann Cudd, University Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies, University of Kansas.  Co-author with Nancy Holmstrom, Capitalism, For and Against: A … Continue reading

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Don’t Hate the Player, Hate the Game: Why Democratization so Rarely Succeeds

Program for October 20, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Mona Lynn, Ph.D., UMKC Associate Professor of political Science and departmental chair

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The Origin and Evolution of Mitochondria

Program for October 13, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Mindy L Walker, Ph.D., Evolutionary Geneticist, Associate Professor of Biology, Rockhurst University This is the Power Point used in the presentation: Rise of the … Continue reading

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CRITICAL RELIGIOUS STUDIES: Before God(s) – There were Spirits

Program for October 6, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 James Webb, Department of Economics and Social Science Consortium, UMKC What animistic beliefs of early hunter-gatherer societies tell us about religion and reason in the … Continue reading

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The Struggle for Justice in the Work Place: A living wage, the Right to Organize and Health Care

Program for September 29, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301   Justin Stein, Kansas City organizer for Missouri Jobs with Justice  (see  http://mojwj.org)  

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Conceptions & Misconceptions Regarding Political Violence

Program for September 22, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Rebecca H Best, Ph.D., Assistant professor, Department of Political Science, UMKC

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Dirac: the Strangest Man

Program for September 15, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301   Dr. Wilfred Niels Arnold, Ph.D., Adjunct Professor of History and Philosophy of Medicine and;  onetime Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Kansas University … Continue reading

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Mitochondria: An Overview (1st of the series)

Program for September 8, 2013 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 Here is the … Continue reading

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A God Atheists Can Believe In: A Postmodern-Medieval-Cyberspace-Prehistoric Perspective

Program for September 1, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 Dr. Vern Barnet, Unitarian minister, former Kansas City Star columnist (“Faith and Beliefs”)

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Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Use in Drug Development and Testing

Program for August 25, 2013 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301 William Brooks, Ph. D., Director, Hoglund Brain Imaging Center; Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center

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