Oct 252020
 

Anne Hunter (left) and Miller Murray Susen

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Charlottesville’s Live Arts Executive Director Anne Hunter, and Live Arts Director of Education Miller Murray Susen about how community theater is coping during the COVID-19 pandemic. Topics include: Moving community theater classes, camps, and youth programs online and the effect of Broadway’s closing on theater.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Oct 182020
 

Candace Schoner

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Candace Schoner host of Speaking Candidly with Candace, a Charlottesville based podcast devoted to mental health issues. Dealing with depression, anxiety, addiction and PTSD are discussed. Also, getting help from the Virginia Department of Health COVID-19 Warmline.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Oct 112020
 

Harriet Kuhr

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with International Rescue Committee Charlottesville and Richmond Offices Executive Director Harriet Kuhr about the organization. Topics include: Prominent people who first came to the United States as refugees and the impact of the 2020 election on global refugees.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Oct 042020
 

Charlotte Rene Woods (Photo: Charlottesville Tomorrow)

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Charlottesville Tomorrow journalist Charlotte Rene Woods about  Charlottesville and Albemarle County’s handling of the upcoming election and the two constitutional amendments on this year’s Virginia ballot. Also, Albemarle County’s Climate Action Plan and The County’s Mental Health Crisis Task Force are discussed.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Sep 272020
 

Sierra Bellows

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with writer, journalist, editor and filmmaker Sierra Bellows about the University of Virginia’s 1970 transition from an all male institution to co-ed. Several of the women who became prominent during the transition are profiled.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Sep 202020
 

Kevin Gaines

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with University of Virginia Professor Kevin Gaines about civil rights and social justice Issues in US presidential elections. Topics include: The civil rights movements of the 1960s and 2020. Also, a look in to the future of American politics in a Biden or Trump government.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Sep 062020
 

Doris Gelbman (left) and Beth Norton

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Doris Gelbman of Gelbman Law and Beth Norton from Norton Health Law about the role of the law in protecting elder health. Topics include: The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on elder health, and the recent negligence of some nursing homes.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Aug 302020
 

Pam Moran and Ted Dintersmith

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Pam Moran, Executive Director of the Virginia School Consortium for Learning and Ted Dintersmith author of What School Could Be about the future of education. Topics include: Learning life skills in an academic setting and how COVID-19 has changed education permanently.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Aug 232020
 

Rosalyn Schmitt (left) and Debbie Collins

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Albemarle County Public School Deputy Superintendent Debbie Collins and Chief Operating Officer Rosalyn Schmitt about the school’s plans for the fall 2020 semester. Topics include: Dealing with COVID-19 and the challenges of virtual learning.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Aug 162020
 

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail Superintendent Colonel Martin E. Kumer about crime, rehabilitation and the jail. Topics include: Dealing with COVID-19 at the jail and a new initiative to allow inmates to video chat with their families.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Aug 022020
 

Jennifer Lawless

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Jennifer Lawless, University Virginia Professor of Politics Faculty at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, and Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution, about the upcoming US 2020 presidential election. Topics include: candidate Joe Biden’s VP search, the effectiveness of today’s political polling and thoughts on what election day might look like.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Jul 262020
 

Carolyn Engelhard

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Carolyn Engelhard, Associate Professor and Health Policy Analyst at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences about The Affordable Health Care Act more commonly known as Obamacare. The law’s past, present and future are discussed.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on Real Oldies 97.9 The WREN, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.