Finding the Truth About the Bloch School Rankings

Program for March 22, 2015
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

WilliamsMara Rose Williams and Mike Hendricks, Senior Staff writers for Hendricksthe Kansas City Star

 

 

 

 

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We Can Change the Debate Around Government Spending: Mobilizing the Community to Meet Community’s needs

Program for March 15, 2015
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301Ira2

Ira Harritt, Program Coordinator in Kansas City of AFSC (American Friends Service
Committee)

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We Don’t Talk About Race Here. How Impression Management, Niceness, and Conformity Stifle Change: An Outsider Perspective

Program for March 8, 2015
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Michèle Foster, Professor and Sherman Family Endowed Chair of Urban Education Research/Executive Director, Urban Education Research Center

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ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: Is the Nation State Dying? Is Single Payer Possible? Is Closing Overseas Military Bases Possible? (third of a series)

Program for March 1, 2015
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301
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David Carson (non-cellphone owner and convener), Luis Flores, (moderator), Mike Hoey (media specialist), and, Ray RiepenRAY, (retired bookseller and convener)

Everyone is welcome to join in the discussion.

Discussion link: tomdispatch/authors/WilliamAstore

On April 5, the book, This Changes Everything, by Naomi Klein will be discussed.

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Let’s Make the World a Better Place and Save the Human Race

Program for February 22, 2015
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301
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Winston Apple,  Founder of PopulistinAction.org,  author of  Edutopia, A Manifesto for the Reform of Public Education.

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ELEVENTH ANNUAL DARWIN DAY KELSO MEMORIAL: There is More to Evolution Than Natural Selection

Program for February 15, 2015
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

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Mindy L Walker, Ph.D., Evolutionary Geneticist, Associate Professor of Biology, Rockhurst University

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OTZI: The Ice Man

Program for February 8, 2015
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301Dollard_Judy

Judy Dollard, Professional geographer and retired teacher activist

We’ll examine details of the discovery of human remains of 5000-year-old Chalcolithiz man found in the Italian Alps

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ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: Is the Nation State Dying? – Mercenaries and the Americas (second in a series)

Program for February 1, 2015
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301
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Moderators: David Carson (non-cellphone owner and convener), Luis Flores, (moderator), Mike Hoey (media specialist), and, Ray RiepenRAY, (retired bookseller and convener)

Everyone is welcome to join in the discussion.

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THIRD ANNUAL FRED WHITEHEAD ACTIVISM SYMPOSIUM: Re-framing the Dialogue on Race in America

Program for January 25, 2014
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301mann

Rev. Sam E. Mann, D. Min., Civil rights activist

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The Rise and Fall of the PACE program (Program for Adult Continuing Education) in KC area Community Colleges started in 1980

Program for January 18, 2015, 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

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Fred Whitehead, Poet, freethought historian, author and activist

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