Does Evidence Still Matter – Do We Jump Hastily From headlines to Conclusions? – Reflections from 40 Years’ in Radiation and Nuclear Safety

Program for November 13, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301
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William Mullins, Founder Kessler Institute

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REPORT FROM STANDING ROCK: Opposing the Dakota Pipeline

Program for November 6, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Royall Hall, Room 104

SALUTING A HISTORIC MOMENT

REPORT FROM STANDING ROCK

Opposing the Dakota Access Pipeline

In Defense of Water and the Environment

David Kingfisher, M.D., J.D.

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The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the Future of Our Nation (part 3)

Program for October 30, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201Mary_Spence

Mary Spence,  Co-Chair of the Raising of America, Kansas City Campaign representing Communities Creating Opportunities (CCO).

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The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the Future of Our Nation (part 2)

Program for October 23, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201Mary_Spence

Mary Spence, Co-Chair of the Raising of America, Kansas City Campaign representing Communities Creating Opportunities (CCO).

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Racism, Social Science and Eugenics From Plato to Neoconservatives

Program for October 16, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201

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David Kingsley,  Ph. D.

 

Link to Dr. Kingsley’s talk   http://www.communityofreasonkc.org/essays-in-science-and-philosophy/racism-social-science-eugenics-from-plato-to-neoconservatives-a-talk-by-dave-kingsley-phd/

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The Raising of America: Early Childhood and the Future of Our Nation

Program for October 9, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201Mary_Spence

Mary Spence, Co-Chair of the Raising of America, Kansas City Campaign representing Communities Creating Opportunities (CCO)

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A tale of Two Energies: Thermodynamics and the Fate of Mankind

Program for October 2, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201

Kenneth S. Schmitz, Emeritus Professor of Biophysical Chemistry and Environmental Studies, UMKC

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Hannah Arendt’s Solution Reconciling Equality and Authority to Empower Local Democracy

Program for September 25, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201

Dennis Weiser, Author

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Disturbing Developments in American Politics

Program for September 18, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201IMG_1390

Max Skidmore, Professor of Political Science, UMKC, Thomas Jefferson Fellow

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Turkey and Gulen: What is Happening?

Program for September 11, 2016
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 201

Argun Saatcioglu,  Associate Professor, Educational Leadership and Policy studies, University of Kansas

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