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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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The Demonic and the Demure: Rape and Race in the 20’s in Coffeyville, Kansas

Program for March 16, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Geof Newman, Doctoral candidate at University of Kansas, Department of History When two white high school girls banged on their neighbor’s door at 2 … Continue reading

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Sex Matters (in Migraine)

Program for March 9, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Nancy Elizabeth Johnson Berman, Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Kansas Medical Center

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

Program for March 2, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Eric Dollard, Religious Scholar

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Healing with Music: The Science of Music at Work

Program for February 23, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Sandy Maddux Jackson, MTBC

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TENTH ANNUAL DARWIN DAY TODD KELSO MEMORIAL- How the Tree of Life Became a Tangled Web: Changes in Evolutionary Theory

Program for February 16, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Eliseo Fernandez, Scientific Consultant at Linda Hall Library The role of analogy in Darwin’s thought and in later developments in evolutionary thought. View the … Continue reading

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Sustainable Agriculture is Necessary for Sustainable Life

Program for February 9, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Wes Jackson, Land Institute President, Salina, KS. Developer of perennial grains (landinstitute.org)

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CRITICAL RELIGIOUS STUDIES: Religion, the Environment and Practical Human Concerns – Open Discussion

Program for February 2, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Ben Kjelshus and Luis Flores (moderator). Audience participation is welcome and encouraged

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TIDE: A Long-Term Whole Ecosystem Nutrient Enrichment Experiment

Program for January 26, 2014 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 John Fleeger, UMKC Geosciences visiting professor, Professor emeritus Louisiana State University, Fellow of American Association for the advancement of Science TIDE www.mbl.edu/tide/ Trophic cascades … Continue reading

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