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Flint Hills Burning: Myth and Reality

Program for October 8, 2017 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Craig Volland, Sierra Club chair of air quality and agriculture – Kansas Chapter

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Stigma of Mental Illness

Program for October 1, 2017 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Steve Arkin, M.D., neurology, St. Luke’s Hospital, co-founder of SpeakUp Foundation (www.SpeakUp.us) Longstanding neurologists in K.C. tragically lost their son in 2015 to depression … Continue reading

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Pakistan: A Geopolitical Perspective

Program for September 24, 2017 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301   Mohammed Azeem,  M.B.A., born and raised in Pakistan, now a U.S. citizen.

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“Our Fathers Making Black Men”

Program for September 17, 2017 1:00 pm till 3:00 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 The book, … Continue reading

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Songs of Labor and Protest

Program for September 10, 2017 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Judy and Bill Clause: Judy is a retired teacher and member of a teacher’s union; Bill was with KKFI, is a labor activist and … Continue reading

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Metropolis 4.0:  Wayfinding in the 21st Century KC Region

Program for September 3, 2017 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Bill Mullins, A Kansas City Regional Interdependence Opportunity Explorer and resource patch quitter Bill will cover the way-finding origins and intentions reflected on the … Continue reading

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Here I am at 81!

Program for August 27, 2017 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Don Bell, biblical scholar and a Presbyterian minister of 30 years.

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A Look at Humanism: What is It?

Program for August 20, 2017 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 GUEST SPEAKER will lead a round-table discussion

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Learning from “The Worst Hard Time” by Egan Timothy

Program for August 13, 2017 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Travis W. Reames, retired pastor and educator Travis will critically review The Worst Hard Time, which is about the dust bowl years (1920’s to 1930’s) in … Continue reading

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The Gift Beside the Wound: Rediscovering Power in Our Personal and Collective Stories

Program for August 6, 2017 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 David Strabala, LCSW, area storyteller and documentary filmmaker, David specializes in weaving ancient tales with personal stories to co-create meaning and reveal destiny, especially … Continue reading

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