WBOI Presents: In Session

Chris Erickson

 

On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by Chris Erickson, from the Purdue Fort Wayne Department of History. Our conversation focused on history. How strong are the roots of the Ku Klux Klan in Indiana? When has the KKK been weaker or experienced a resurgence? How many white supremacist groups are active in the United States today? We’ll learn more about the KKK from an expert on this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session. Some content may not be appropriate for all listeners.

Tom Castaldi

On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by Tom Castaldi, host of On the Heritage Trail on 89.1 WBOI. Our conversation focused on history.

Rebecca Green

On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by our own Rebecca Green from the desk right next to mine. Our conversation focused on the topic of journalism. What constants have remained even as media has changed so much in recent years? What should anyone looking to become a journalist know going into the field? How important is local news for today's news consumers? A regular conversation with Rebecca, but this time we recorded it. Thank you for listening.

Martin Fisher

On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by Martin Fisher from Science Central. Our conversation focused on astronomy. What were some of the biggest stories from the cosmos in 2018? What do we expect to learn about outer space in the coming year? How does NASA partner with private agencies and do we play nice with space programs from other countries? WBOI Presents: In Session goes interstellar. Thank you for listening.

Andy Downs

On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by Andy Downs from Purdue Fort Wayne. Our conversation focused on the topic of political science. How do we select candidates for office? How does a caucus work? How have voting machines changed through the decades and is our voting technology secure? We will dive into all of those topics. Thank you for listening.

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