HearSay Programming March 2 - 5, 2014

HearSay from the Headlines
Monday, March 2, 2015

Join us for another edition of Headlines, when we tackle the latest news headlines that have you talking. Join us with your thoughts by calling in live at 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240. You can also e-mail the program at hearsay@whrv.org or join us on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis.

Making a Stand: A Woman's Jihad against Violence and Extremism
Tuesday, March 3, 2015

The College of William & Mary has recently named Sara Khan as the 2015 Kraemer Middle East Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence.  Khan is the director of Inspire, a women's human rights and counter-terrorism organization which seeks to address inequalities facing British Muslim women.  The yearly offered position provides the opportunity for a scholar specializing in Islamic law and governance to spend a short period of time at William & Mary sharing his or her expertise with the university community.  She joins us today to share that expertise with our listeners, in advance of her Tuesday lecture at the College.

Blue Planet Forum: How Much is a Clean Chesapeake Bay Worth?
Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice Jones will join a panel discussion to explore the economic value of clean streams, rivers, and a restored Chesapeake Bay at the next Blue Planet Forum on Tuesday, March 10, 2015. Joining Jones will be Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) Senior Water Quality Scientist Dr. Beth McGee and Dr. Quentin Kidd, chair of Christopher Newport University's Department of Government and director of the university's Wason Center for Public Policy.  The panelist join host, Cathy Lewis, in advance of that lecture for an in-depth look at the true value of preserving the Chesapeake Bay and its surrounding waterways.

(Really) Late February Pet Health
Thursday, March 5, 2015

Even radio hosts and their guest have to make up snow days, kids!  As the weather starts to warm, pets and their owners will be heading outdoors for exercise and play.  Our resident veterinarian, Dr. Phyllis Neuman, joins Cathy Lewis to prep you for another season of outdoor adventures.  She'll offer up tips on easing your pets into higher levels of activity and what pests to look out for.