Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

WBOI Presents: Remembering Richard Lugar

Senator Richard Lugar passed away this past month at the age of 87

On April 28, former U.S. Senator Richard Lugar passed away. He was 87. For this week’s show, we are listening to a series of conversations about Richard Lugar from Andy Downs, Director of the Mike Downs Center for Indiana Politics, as well as several Lugar scholars from Purdue Fort Wayne faculty and graduates.

Andy Downs' guests for this program include Micahel Wolf, Professor of Politcial Science at Purdue Fort Wayne

Ann Livschiz, Associate Professor of History at Purdue Fort Wayne


James Lutz, Professor of Political Science at Purdue Fort Wayne


Lisa Dunkin, Senior Litigation Counsel at Zimmer Biomet, and a former Lugar scholar


Travis Barnes, President of Hotel Tango Whiskey and a former Lugar scholar


Special thanks to Andy Downs for coordinating the production of this show. Our theme music is by Mark Waldick and Noah Campodonico.