Links for science geeks & other academics

I am associated with several schools, programs, and departments. If you crave more information about these entities:

·  University of Kansas Medical Center

            ·  Kansas Mental Retardation & Human Development Research Center

·  School of Health Professions

·  Department of Occupational Therapy Education

·  School of Medicine

·  Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology

·  Department of Ophthalmology


You can find out more about my research.

I have prepared a series of Guides for facilitating scholarly communication as part of a required graduate seminar I teach in our Interdisciplinary Program in Biological Sciences;  feel free to browse and to pass the address for these materials onto others who might be interested:

All work and no play . . .

Kansas City & its environs (local events, news …  and opinions)

A site offering quite an extensive listing of events, activities, and services available in the Kansas City area

Stop by the headquarters of Hallmark, the greeting card company! You should visit their museum in person (it's nearby the Crown Center shopping district), but you also can send an electronic greeting from your computer!

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation supports individuals to attain economic independence by advancing educational achievement and entrepreneurial success.

Have a kid or two hanging around the house? Worse yet, are you visiting the city and those kids are hanging around the hotel room? You have my sympathy! Here are a few thoughts:

Many other Kansas museums can be found at the Kansas Museums webpage.

and here’s a more extensive list of fun things to do with kids in Kansas City.

Personal stuff . . .

I did my graduate work in one of the more beautiful places in North America. See if you agree - check out the official tourism website for Nova Scotia, the City of Halifax web pages (also with links to the many scenic and cultural sites surrounding the city) and the Dalhousie University home page. There also are quite a few webcams with views of Halifax.

A particularly cool site, especially for those in the north, is the Aurora borealis forecast page.

Last updated:  June 2014