Political Headlines - 10/15/2012

Posted by: perry 10/15/2012 10:21 PM

Monday, October 15, 2012

Political Headlines - 10/15/2012
It's a politics edition of HearSay from the Headlines. This week we'll consider the latest election news stories that have you talking.  We'll talk debates, polls and campaign strategy with our resident political experts and invite you to share your thoughts and opinions by joining us live on air 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 at
facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis.

Scheduled Guest:

Dr. Quentin Kidd -
Department Chair and Director of the Judy Ford Wason Center for Public Policy, Christopher Newport University
quentinkidd.com

Dr. Kimberly Karnes -
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Old Dominion University


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Can the Middle Class Be Saved? - Encore

Posted by: perry 10/11/2012 9:38 PM

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Can the Middle Class Be Saved? - Encore
The Middle Class is often called the heart and soul of America, but some economists caution it has been “hollowed out” by the Great Recession. On today’s special encore edition of HearSay, we’ll talk with the author of “Can the Middle Class Be Saved?,” featured in The Atlantic. Join us as we find out if the middle class has been mortally wounded in this financial downturn.

Guest:
Don Peck - Editor, The Atlantic, Author, “Pinched: How the Great Recession Has Narrowed Our Futures and What We Can Do About It.”
theatlantic.com

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Chronic Disorganization - Encore

Posted by: perry 10/10/2012 10:22 PM

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Chronic Disorganization - Encore
Feeling overwhelmed by the abundance of STUFF in your life?  On today's HearSay we’ll help you reorganize yourself – and we're not just talking about that junk drawer in your kitchen. This encore edition of the program that first aired last winter, focuses on chronic disorganization and how to conquer your stuff before it overruns your life.

Guests:
Mollie Vann - Norfolk-based Professional Organizer
theecoorganizer.com

Katherine Trezise - President, ICD, Institute for Challenging Disorganization
challengingdisorganization.org

Gail Blanke - Author, "Throw Out Fifty Things"
throwoutfiftythings.com

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The Mormon Faith

Posted by: perry 10/9/2012 10:16 PM

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

The Mormon Faith
Despite many American's unfamiliarity with the Republican presidential nominee's chosen religion, Mormonism has yet to emerge as a live political issue during the 2012 campaign.  Join us as we engage in a candid discussion about the tenets of Mormonism and examine how those beliefs might shape a presidency.  We invite you to join the discussion and share your questions with our panel at 440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240 or via email at hearsay@whrv.org.

Scheduled Guests:

Terryl L. Givens
- Professor of Religion, University of Richmond, Author, "People of Paradox: A History of Mormon Culture," Member, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
terrylgivens.com/

John G. Turner - Professor of Religious Studies, George Mason University, Author, "Brigham Young: Pioneer Prophet”
religious.gmu.edu

Matthew Bowman - Professor of Religious Studies, Hampden-Sydney College, Author, "The Mormon People: The Making of an American Faith"
hsc.edu

 

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HearSay from the Headlines - 10/08/2012

Posted by: perry 10/8/2012 10:49 PM

Monday, October 8, 2012

HearSay from the Headlines - 10/08/2012
This week we'll consider the latest news stories that have you talking. Of particular note is the recent passage of House Resolution 4212, better known as the Drywall Safety Act of 2012. We'll discuss what this recent legislation concerning "Chinese drywall" means for residents and builders across Virginia and the nation. We invite you to share your thoughts and opinions by joining us live on air 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 at facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis.

Scheduled Guest:

Colleen Stephens - Local Resident, Drywall Activist

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Segment A: Sinnett's Last Session?/Segment B: Hellbound?

Posted by: perry 10/4/2012 10:26 PM

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Segment A: Sinnett's Last Session?
WHRV's resident jazz master, Jae Sinnett, has just released his newest album, "Still Standing."  There's a rumor that this, his 5th release, may be his last.  He'll stop by the studio to chat with host Cathy Lewis about his influences, body of work, and if this latest album will really be his last.

Scheduled Guest:
Jae Sinnett
- Composer, Drummer, Radio Personality
jaesinnett.com

Segment B: Hellbound?

"Does hell exist? If so, who ends up there, and why?":  that's the question posed by the provocative new documentary film, "Hellbound?," showing at the Naro Cinema on October 17.  The film features a candid conversation with an eclectic group of authors, theologians, pastors, and social commentators about the very nature of hell. We're joined by the film's writer and director to discuss his work and what he discovered about both divinity and humanity while creating "Hellbound?."

Scheduled Guests:
Kevin Miller
- Writer, Director, "Hellbound?"

Michael Hardin - Director, Preaching Peace

hellboundthemovie.com
narocinema.com

 

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Candidate Conversations: Virginia's First Congressional District

Posted by: perry 10/3/2012 10:37 PM

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Candidate Conversations: Virginia's First Congressional District
Join us for our second installment of this election year's Candidate Conversation Series. On today's installment, host Cathy Lewis is joined by the candidates from the 1st Congressional District of Virginia.  We'll leave the bright lights, glaring opposition, and aggressive campaign advertising behind and foster a candid discussion in which the candidates can share their thoughts on tough issues and their goals for the district.

Scheduled Guests:
Rob Wittman
- Republican Incumbent, Virginia's First Congressional District
robwittman.com

Adam Cook
- Democratic Challenger, Virginia's First Congressional District
adamcook2012.com

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HearSay from the Headlines 10/2/12

Posted by: perry 10/2/2012 10:24 PM

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

HearSay from the Headlines 10/2/12
This week we'll consider the latest news stories that have you talking, including the challenges facing the fourteen Norfolk public schools that did not meet the commonwealth's requirements for full accreditation. We invite you to share your thoughts and opinions by joining us live on air 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.

Scheduled Guests:
Dr. Samuel T. King
- Superintendent, Norfolk Public Schools
nps.k12.va.us

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Segment A: McGlothlin Leadership Forum/Segment B: State of the Region Report 2012

Posted by: perry 10/1/2012 10:51 PM

Monday, October 1, 2012

Segment A: McGlothlin Leadership Forum
This week at the College of William & Mary, two generations of leaders in the fields of business and law will meet to discuss our nation's most pressing issues.  The McGlothlin Leadership Forum unites students from the business and law schools with  the pre-eminent leaders in those fields. Host Cathy Lewis is joined by the deans of William & Mary's law and business schools to address some of the looming issues of the 21st Century economy that will be discussed and debated at the forum.

Scheduled Guests:
Davison M. Douglas
- Dean, William & Mary Law School
law2.wm.edu

Larry Pulley
- Dean, William & Mary Business School
mason.wm.edu

Segment B: State of the Region Report 2012

As Hampton Roads begins a new fiscal year, we'll take the opportunity to examine the previous year's triumphs and shortfalls with Old Dominion University economics professor and former university president, Dr. James Koch.  He joins us to share his findings in the 13th Annual State of the Region Report. We'll review the report's most significant findings and explore their implications for the region.  

Scheduled Guest:
Dr. James Koch - Professor of Economics, Former University President, Old Dominion University
jamesvkoch.com


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