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SEMMantics 40 Talk: Making Sense of Terrorism and the Changing Middle East

At SEMMantics 40, Jim Marcinkowski will be giving a talk on the basic tenets of both terrorism and Middle East politics that will seek to provide you with the analytical tools necessary to understand and perhaps make some sense out of this extremely complex area of international relations.

Marcinkowski began a thirty-eight year career in law enforcement and national security with Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI).  He then served as an Operations/Intelligence specialist with the U.S. Navy and later joined the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) where he was trained and served overseas as a clandestine Operations Officer. He has appeared as a commentator on national news venues such as the CNN, CBS News’ 60 Minutes, Fox News, NPR News and MSNBC.  He is currently an adjunct professor at Wayne County Community College District where he established the Homeland Security degree program.

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SEMMantics 40 will keep you moving

SEMM’s own Kathy Phipps will return to lead Tai Chi. Whether you are experienced or a beginner, it is harder than it looks, yet can be done to your own individual level.

Our own Tom Ott will teach folk dances from several different countries. Tom is a great teacher and we all had a great time last year. Cone see what new dances he has for this time.

New this year we will have an experienced line dance teacher who ought to be a Mensan. She will teach and demonstrate how to do it, then we join in. Her classes are always popular and energetic.

No partner is needed for any of these activities. Just come as you are to work off some calories while doing something fun.

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Last Chance for Double Early Bird Pricing to SEMMantics 40

On January 31 the price of SEMMantics 40, our regional gathering, goes up. This is your last chance to register at a deeply discounted rate.

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Have no doubts, the Winter Bash is still on tonight!

See you there!

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Last Chance for Early Bird Pricing to Winter Bash!

Southeast Michigan Mensa’s Winter Bash is coming Saturday, January 19, 2019. Food, Games, Socializing, Fun for the Whole Family! Early bird pricing ends on January 17th Visit the Winter Bash page for ticket information.

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