The Art and Science of Zoo Animal Welfare

The Chicago Zoological Society’s Animal Welfare Biologist, Dr. Jessica Whitham, will speak on the topic The Art and Science of Zoo Animal Welfare.  Dr. Whitham is committed to improving the welfare of animals at Brookfield Zoo and beyond. CZS’ Animal Welfare Research Team has an obligation to identify novel methods for continuously improving the quality [...]

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Adult Education as a Tool for Justice

Wendy Yanow, Ed.D, Trustee, Oakton Community College, Adult Education as a Tool for Justice

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Winnetka, IL 60093 United States
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The Socratic Parent: How to Navigate Raising Your Child by Asking the Right Questions

Paul Sweetow, LCSW, Winnetka Counselor to Children and Teens and Author of Two Children’s Books, The Socratic Parent: How to Navigate Raising Your Child by Asking the Right Questions

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Kant Can’t Fix It All: Freethought and Universalized Ethics

Rev. David Breeden, Senior Minister, First Unitarian Church of Minneapolis, Kant Can’t Fix It All: Freethought and Universalized Ethics

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Night Sky Theology: Mysticism and Science

Robert Magrisso, M.D., Primary Care Physician in Winnetka, Night Sky Theology: Mysticism and Science

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Carbon Pricing: A Necessary Step to Address Climate Change

Mike Zanillo, State Coordinator-Illinois, Citizens’ Climate Lobby, Carbon Pricing: A Necessary Step to Address Climate Change

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Humans and the Environment in Medieval Europe: Lessons for Today

Noah Blan, Ph.D., Visiting Assistant Professor of History, Lake Forest College, Humans and the Environment in Medieval Europe: Lessons for Today

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Are We on the Verge of Slowing Aging?

Jay Olshansky, Ph.D., Professor and Researcher, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Univ. of Illinois at Chicago, Are We on the Verge of Slowing Aging?

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Aristotle and the Ancient Origins of Our Contemporary Worldview

Sean Kirkland, Ph.D., Assoc. Prof., Dept. of Philosophy, DePaul University, Aristotle and the Ancient Origins of Our Contemporary Worldview

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Winnetka, IL 60093 United States
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The Flying Saucer Phenomenon: Its History and Sociology

Mark Hammergren, Ph.D., Astronomer, Adler Planetarium, The Flying Saucer Phenomenon: Its History and Sociology

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Winnetka, IL 60093 United States
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Democracy for an Uncertain World: A Theological Perspective

Michael Hogue, Ph.D., Professor of Theology, Ethics and Philosophy of Religion, Meadville Lombard Theological School, Democracy for an Uncertain World: A Theological Perspective

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Humanitarian Crisis on the Border: Changing Policy for Asylum Seekers

Maria Ines Zamudio, Award-Winning Investigative Reporter, WBEZ Public Radio, Humanitarian Crisis on the Border: Changing Policy for Asylum Seekers

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The Purpose Path: A Guide to Pursuing Your Life’s Work

Nicholas Pearce, Ph.D., Clinical Associate Professor of Management and Organizations, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, The Purpose Path: A Guide to Pursuing Your Life’s Work

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