Fall 2014 Programs

 
Do You Hear What I Hear?  An Introductory Note
  • Wednesday, August 27 at 6:30 p.m.
  • UTT Room 100
  • Presenter:  Allison Robbins, PhD and assistant professor of music
  • Co-sponsored by the UCM Department of Music
  • Note:  This program will be followed by the Provost’s Faculty Showcase at 7:30 p.m. in Hart Recital Hall.
The Rest of the Story:  Jackie Robinson and the Desegregation of Baseball
  • Thursday, September 18 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Warrensburg Community Center, Rooms B/C, 445 E. Gay Street
  • Presenter:  Terry Rodenberg, PhD and former professor of sociology
  • Co-sponsored by the UCM Athletics
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The Many Faces of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Friday, October 10 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Warrensburg Community Center, Rooms B/C, 445 E. Gay Street
  • Presenter:  David F. Rieb, PsyD and geriatric neuropsychologist
  • Co-sponsored by UCM’s Office of Military and Veteran Services
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The Story of a Woman named Henrietta Lacks and a Cell named HeLa
  • Wednesday, November 12 at 11:00 a.m.
  • Hendricks Hall on the UCM campus
  • Presenter:  Rebecca Skloot, author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • Sponsored by the UCM American Democracy Project: the UCM Office of Student Engagement and Experience, UCM Department of Composition, Pleiades Visitors Writing Series, and Trails Regional Library.  Ms. Skloot’s appearance is underwritten by the UCM College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, the UCM Department of History and Anthropology, and the UCM Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies
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God Bless Us, Everyone:  Dickens and the Meaning of Christmas
  • Saturday, December 6 at 3:00 p.m.
  • Heroes Restaurant and Pub Banquet Room, 107 West Pine
  • Presenter:  Joshua Taft, PhD and assistant professor in the UCM Department of English
  • Co-sponsored by Trails Regional Library and Warrensburg Main Street
  • Note:  This program is held in conjunction with Downtown Warrensburg’s Dickens Christmas.
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All programs are free and open to the public.  Please join us!