HearSay from the Headlines 3/26

Posted by: whroadmin 3/26/2013 6:23 PM

 

Join us for another edition of Headlines, where we tackle the latest news headlines that have you talking.  This week we'll highlight the growing number of cyber attacks to our nation's digital infrastructure and share some tips for safeguarding your home or office networks from attack. We open up our lines for you to let us know 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 pagewww.facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis.  

Scheduled Guests:

Ellen Nakashima - National Security Reporter, The Washington Post
washingtonpost.com

Andrea Di Fabio - Director of IT Security and Network, Norfolk State University
nsu.edu

 

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25 Years of Governor's School

Posted by: whroadmin 3/25/2013 11:30 PM

25 Years of Governor's School

This year the Virginia Governor's School for the Arts celebrates its 25th anniversary.  Today HearSay host Cathy Lewis is joined by the school's executive director and chairs of the Dance and Theatre departments to discuss the program's rich history and explore its continuing mission to develop excellence, nurture creativity, inspire artistic vision in its students while continuing to foster passion for the arts in the local community.

Scheduled Guests:

Steve Earle - Chair, Theatre Department at The Governor’s School for the Arts

Todd Rosenlieb - Chair, Dance Department at The Governor’s School for the Arts

Dr. Andrea Warren - Executive Director, The Governor’s School for the Arts

gsarts.org

 

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The Return to Downton Abbey

Posted by: whroadmin 1/7/2013 10:12 PM

 

The wait is over! The hit show Downton Abbey, made its return to U.S. airwaves with the premier of season 3 this past Sunday on WHRO-TV 15. Were your nagging questions answered? This is your chance to sound-off about the hit show with HearSay host, Cathy Lewis.  Today we are joined by the show’s executive producer, and the author of the book that inspired Downton’s creator. We’ll also have a panel of college scholars ready to talk all things Downton Abbey – don’t miss out!

Scheduled Guests:

Rebecca Eaton
 - Executive Producer,  PBS' Masterpiece Theatre 
pbs.org


Dr. William Rodner 
– History Professor, historian and editor of "Scotia: Interdisciplinary Journal of Scottish Studies", Old Dominion University
odu.edu

Suzanne Raitt - Professor of English, College of William and Mary
wmpeople.wm.edu


Deborah Denenholz Morse - Professor of English, College of William and Mary
wm.edu


Carol Wallace - Author, To Marry An English Lord: Tales of Wealth and Marriage, Sex and Snobbery
carolwallace.wordpress.com

 

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The Best of HearSay: 2012 Edition

Posted by: whroadmin 12/27/2012 10:10 PM

We want to take a moment to thank all of our loyal listeners for an incredible year.  We treasure the 200+ noon hours we've shared with you in 2012; so much so that we've combed through every single one to bring you a selection of our most engaging, entertaining and unexpected programming of the year.  We hope you enjoy our 2012 retrospective, and we look forward to joining you every Monday through Thursday from noon to one o'clock in the New Year! 

 

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Business Continuity

Posted by: whroadmin 7/3/2012 10:11 PM

Business Continuity

Hampton Roads is a coastal community. Our region benefits greatly from our proximity to the Atlantic, but it also poses significant risks.  The threat of hurricanes and floods loom at this time of year, and while your home may be stocked with water and flashlights, what precautions have you taken to safeguard your business? On today's broadcast we'll discuss the importance of a well planned and rehearsed "business continuity plan." These strategies are designed to not only protect your business but allow it to continue to function in the event of a local or national emergency.

Scheduled Guests:

Theresa A. Kirchner - Assistant Professor of Management, School of Business - Management Department, Hampton University
hamptonu.edu

Jim Redick - Director of Emergency Preparedness and Response, City of Norfolk
norfolk.gov

Dr. Nancy Welch - District Health Director for Chesapeake and Western Tidewater, Virginia Department of Health 
vdh.state.va.us

 

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Teen HIV/Aids Prevention

Posted by: whroadmin 6/6/2012 10:07 PM

 

Teen HIV/Aids Prevention

As the old adage goes, "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure."  In the case of HIV/AIDS, prevention remains the most effective means of halting this incurable disease’s propagation.  Dr. John Chittick has made it his life's work to educate youth across the globe about the dangers of HIV/AIDS, empowering them with this message: “You have the power to save your best friends’ lives from HIV/AIDS.”  Cathy Lewis is joined on HearSay by Dr. Chittick and his colleagues to discuss their efforts in halting this global pandemic.

Scheduled Guests: 
Dr. John B. Chittick - Executive Director, TeenAIDS-PeerCorps
teenaids.org/

Dr. William Gough - Former Rheumatologist and Internist, Cornell and Memorial Sloan Kettering Infectious Disease Group

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Pet Health and Animal Headlines: May 24, 2012

Posted by: whroadmin 5/24/2012 10:57 PM

 

Pet Health and Animal Headlines: May 24, 2012

HearSay's favorite veterinarian, Dr. Phyllis Neumann, joins Cathy in the studio as we examine the latest animal headlines and tackle your troubling pet problems.  Send your questions in advance to hearsay@whrv.org or post them on our Facebook page facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis.

Scheduled Guest:
Dr. Phyllis Neumann
 - Veterinarian, Todds Lane Veterinary Hospital, Hampton

toddslanevet.com

Dr. Marty Becker - Author, YOUR CAT: The Owner’s Manual

drmartybecker.com

 

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HearSay Health: May 23, 2012

Posted by: whroadmin 5/23/2012 12:02 AM

HearSay Health: May 23, 2012


Segment A: Celiac Disease

1.5 million Americans suffer from celiac disease, as reported by the University of Maryland Center for Celiac Research. Sometimes referred to as a wheat or gluten allergy, this autoimmune disorder has varying and seemingly unrelated symptoms that can make accurate diagnosis difficult. On this edition of HearSay Health, Cathy Lewis discusses the risk factors associated with celiac disease and how one sufferer is living happily as a "gluten-free girl."

Scheduled Guests:

Shauna James Ahern
- Author, Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef and Gluten-Free Girl: How I Found the Food That Loves Me Back...And How You Can Too

glutenfreegirl.com

Brian Sullivan, MD - Celiac disease sufferer and specialist, Gastroenterology Associates of Tidewater

gatgi.com


Segment B: Stroke Awareness Month

Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States. This month, HearSay with Cathy Lewis is helping raise awareness about this life-threatening medical emergency. We'll share some preventative measures and alert you to the warning signs of an impending stroke. We'll also share the harrowing story of a stroke and heart attack survivor.

Scheduled Guests:

Kim Warren - Clinical Director of Neuroscience for Bon Secours Hampton Roads, including Maryview, Depaul, Harbour View, and Mary Immaculate.

hamptonroads.bonsecours.com/our-services-neurosciences-stroke.html

Gail Alexander-Wright - 41-year-old heart attack and stroke survivor

strokeassociation.org

 

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A Better Grasp on Gangs - May 22, 2012

Posted by: whroadmin 5/22/2012 10:07 PM

 

A Better Grasp on Gangs

The threat of gang violence in Hampton Roads is real.  According to the FBI, a growing number of our nation's youth are taking part in gang related activity.  Mistakenly considered a "big city problem," gangs continue to operate and create issues across our region.  We're joined on HearSay by authors and law enforcement experts to discuss the ways that communities can take a more active role in combating gang and youth violence.

Scheduled Guests:

Bobby Kipper
 - Co-Author, No COLORS: 100 Ways To Stop Gangs From Taking Away Our Communities and Founder, National Center for the Prevention of Community Violence

Bud Ramey - Co-Author, No COLORS: 100 Ways To Stop Gangs From Taking Away Our Communities, Public Affairs Consultant

solveviolence.com

Sgt. Derrick Woolaston - Supervising Officer, Hampton Police Gang Unit

hampton.gov/police/index.html

 

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HearSay From The Headlines: The Death of Osama Bin Laden - Part 1 - May 2, 2011

Posted by: whroadmin 5/2/2011 7:16 PM

May 2, 2011
Monday
HearSay From The Headlines: The Death of Osama Bin Laden - Part 1

Send in your questions or comments by e-mail in advance to hearsay@whrv.org, post them on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis, or send us a Tweet at www.twitter.com/HearSayWHRV.  You can also call in live with your questions during the broadcast at 757-440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240.

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