CRITICAL RELIGIOUS STUDIES: Kriya Yoga – Mystical Practice for Everyday Living

Program for December 1, 2013
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301Nora

Nora Quiason, M.D., Kriya Yoga practitioner

Here is the Power Point used in her presentation

Kriya Yoga Mystical Practice for Everyday Life

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Negotiating Identity: Understanding the Politics of Delaware Town in the 1820s

Program for November 24, 2013
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

EatonMelissa Eaton, doctoral candidate, The College of William and Mary, Department of Anthropology, and Anthropology Faculty at Metropolitan Community College-Longview.

This presentation describes the historical and archaeological research surrounding the ten-year Delaware/Lenape occupation of Delaware Town in southwestern Missouri.

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Connecting the Ecological Dots: Local Initiatives and Global Imperative

Program for November 17, 2013
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

kjelshusBen Kjelshus, MSW in Community Organization from UMC, Founder of KC Food Circle and berrylongtime green activist, Dee Berry, taught General Systems Theory at UMKC and Park University, served as coordinator for the National Clearing House for the Green Committee of Correspondence (gpus.org)

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Mitochondria Series (III): ATP – The Energy Currency of the Cell

Program for November 10, 2013
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301bane

Karen Bane, Ph..D., Associate Professor, UMKC School of Biological Sciences University

This is the Power Point used in Dr. Bane’s presentation 131110 COS ATP

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“CRITICAL RELIGIOUS STUDIES: Buddhism – Religion without a God

Program for November 3, 2013
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Luis Flores, Longview Community College Instructor of Psychology and Philosophy

Here is the Power Point used Buddhism: religion without a god

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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
Mindy

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

JustinStein

 

Justin Stein, Kansas City organizer for Missouri Jobs with Justice  (see  http://mojwj.org)

 

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