Zeitgeist Moving Forward: A Film by Peter Joseph (first half)

Program for July 16, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Introduction by D.C. Weiser, Kansas City based writer and philosopher

Zeitgeist presents a case for a transition out of the current socioeconomic paradigm

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Abandoned Freedoms and What We Can Do About It: A Talk About the Council System

Program for July 9, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

D. C. Weiser, Kansas City based writer and philosopher

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Regenerative Home Landscaping: How We Can Make a Difference in Our Own Backyards

Program for July 2, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

David A Dods, environmental scientist and engineer, coauthor of The Blue Thumb Guide to Rain Gardens

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Individualized Care

Program for June 25, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Belinda Vierthaler, LMSW, LACHA, Director of GERTI (Growing with Evergreen Resources Transforming Innovation)

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What I Didn’t Learn in Graduate School –  ‘why can’t we all just get along?’ – a Look at Diversity Experts: Our Animals

Program for June 18, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Annette Lepique, B. S., M.P.A. (Master of Public Administration); Petunia Unruh-Lepique, P.I.G. (pot-belly)

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“Slavery in Missouri,” a film featuring the legendary historian Lorenzo Greene

Program for June 11, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Fred Whitehead, (discussant)  poet, author, freethought historian and activist

This program marks the Juneteenth, the holiday of African-American liberation

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Darkness at Midday: a Total Eclipse of the Sun (8/21/2017, 1 pm+)

Program for June 4, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Jackie Beucher, vice president of the Astronomical Society of Kansas City

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Remembering Mental Health Care Victims: ‘Healing Voices,’” a P. J. Moynihan Documentary (in conjunction with Poetry for Personal Power)

Program for May 28, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Christian Wade, “I am a consumer and survivor of the mental health system.”

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Why Don’t Atheists Build Hospitals? or, It’s Not Theology, It’s Biology

Program for May 21, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

SPEAKER:  Rodney Staab, M.S., American History, Peace Corps

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What Does It Mean to Be Age-Friendly?

Program for May 14, 2017
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301

Joan McDowd, Ph.D., UMKC Professor of Psychology

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