Is Capitalism Bad for Women

Program for October 27, 2013
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301
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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 Feminist Debate (2011, available at Amazon)

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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 301lyne

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
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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 Mitochondrion

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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

WebbJames 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 21st century?

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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

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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 301Best

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

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Dr. Wilfred Niels Arnold, Ph.D., Adjunct Professor of History and Philosophy of Medicine and;  onetime Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Kansas University Medical Center;

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

We will explore the hidden life of Paul Dirac (1902-84), outstanding theoretical physicist and noble prize winner.

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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 301Swerdlow

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 power point of Dr. Swerdlow’s presentation  COR Mitochondrial Genetics Talk 9-8-13b

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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
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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

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William Brooks, Ph. D., Director, Hoglund Brain Imaging Center; Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center

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