Jan 032021
 

Tina Thomas (left) and Marie Kolendo

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Central & Western VA Chapter Senior Executive Director, Marie Kolendo and Senior Director of Programs, Tina Thomas, about their work in helping families with Alzheimer’s Disease. Topics include: The warning signs of Alzheimer’s Disease and caring for Alzheimer’s patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Also, the Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 support hotline, 800-272-3900, is discussed.

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

Dec 272020
 

This week on the Sunday Morning Wake-up Call producer Dan Gould takes a look back at three stories we ran in 2020. First, 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. Next, Doris Gelbman of Gelbman Law and Beth Norton from Norton Health Law join us to talk about the role of the law in protecting elder health as it pertains to COVID-19. And finally, Superintendent Colonel Martin E. Kumer joins the show to talk about crime, rehabilitation and the jail in the year of COVID-19.

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

Dec 202020
 

This week on The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore is joined by Santa and Jangle the Elf who call several lucky boys and girls to find out what’s on their Christmas lists for this year.

The Sunday Morning Wake-up Call is heard on 94.7 WPVC the Progressive Voice of Charlottesville, Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon.

Dec 132020
 

Richard Bonnie

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with Richard Bonnie, Harrison Foundation Professor of Law and Medicine, Professor of Public Policy, Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Science, and Director of the Institute of Law, Psychiatry and Public Policy at the University of Virginia and the University of Virginia School of Law, about the role of elections in determining America’s public policy on drugs. Topics include: The War on Drugs and the November 2020 election day outcome as it pertains to drug policy in the United States.

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

Dec 062020
 

Tom Chapman

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with The Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society Executive Director Tom Chapman about the role of the society in preserving our local history. The Mapping Cville Project and Ask a Genealogist programs are discussed.

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

Nov 222020
 

David Germano

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with the University of Virginia’s Department of Religious Studies Professor David Germano about the UVa Contemplative Sciences Center. Topics include: the Student Flourishing Initiative and the Compassionate Schools Project.

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

Nov 152020
 

Daniel Gingerich (left) and Justin Kirkland

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with University of Virginia Department of Politics Professors Daniel Gingerich and Justin Kirkland about the 2020 US Presidential Election. Topics include: Challenging the Biden presidential win and what happened to the “Blue Wave.” Also, the Electoral College vs. the popular vote.

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

Nov 082020
 

Lou Bloomfield

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with University of Virginia Department of Physics professor Lou Bloomfield about the physics behind everyday things. Professor Bloomfield is the author of the book How Everything Works: Making Physics Out of the Ordinary. Selected lectures from his UVa course material can be viewed at the Coursera web site. Topics in this podcast include: The physics of a falling penny and why pulling a tablecloth out from under a set table doesn’t end in disaster.

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

Nov 012020
 

Sidney Milkis

Sunday Morning Wake-up Call host Rick Moore talks with University of Virginia Department of Politics professor Sidney Milkis about the 2020 US election and how it compares with previous US presidential elections. Topics include: The role of the media in US elections and a party divided.

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

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.