Mindfulness in Education | Faith, Freedom & Justice March
Monday, February 27, 2017
Mindfulness is "the basic human ability to be fully present, aware of where we are and what we're doing [...]." Today we'll talk with experts from the Holistic Life Foundation and Mindful Schools about the integration of mindfulness practices into America's education system. And later, this past weekend's Faith, Freedom & Justice March aimed to combat "a culture of discrimination and cronyism in Virginia Beach." We'll talk with march particpants about their experiences and what they have planned for the future. Did you attend the march? Join us at 440-2665.
After the Vote: The Power of the Protest
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Today we're bringing you the next installment of our "After the Vote" series. Men, women, and children of all ages in Hampton Roads (and across the nation) are coming together to speak up about the issues that matter to them. Are protests and marches impactful enough to create change? Today we're reflecting on the power of the protest. Join us at 440-2665.
Airbnb | Mission United
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Airbnb is one of the biggest players in today's gig economy, allowing people to feel at home even when they're on vacation. It's a great way to make money too: Virginia's Airbnb hosts earned more than $41 million in 2016. One drawback is that many homeowners are listing their places on Airbnb without realizing that it violates their assocation agreements. We'll examine the legal and econonmic challenges facing the Airbnb system. And later, Mission United provides support and relief to the Hampton Roads military community. We'll talk about what resources are available today at 12.
What If Kids Could Change the World? | "Composed"
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Lydia Netzer's five-part podcast asks children the question: "What would you do to change the world in 2017?" Today we'll consider some of the answers. And later, the Virginia Symphony Orchestra is airing the new documentary "Composed" this Sunday, March 5. The documentary explores the concept of performance anxiety through stories from musicians who have lived it firsthand. Have you ever been affected by performance anxiety? Join us at 440-2665 or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.
*PLEASE NOTE: TOPICS AND GUESTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.