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November 2018

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Indianapolis Celebrates Dedication of Richard G. Lugar Plaza

Indianapolis, IN - Indianapolis' new central square was christened the Richard G. Lugar Plaza at a ceremony on October 11. Current Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett was joined by Fmr. Sen. and Fmr. Mayor Lugar, city officials, and guests for the dedication of the plaza, which includes green space, fountains, and art pieces. READ HERE or WATCH VIDEO.

A National Security Imperative: Bipartisan Cooperation

Washington, DC - In the face of threats to American security, bipartisanship isn't just beneficial: it's a necessity, writes Fmr. Sen. Richard Lugar. Sen. Lugar underscores the need for a bipartisan approach to international issues, drawing on his decades of experience in this October 5 op-ed in The Hill. READ HERE.

Discussing Defense with Ash Carter

Washington, DC - Former Secretary of Defense Ash Carter joined ambassadors and officials representing 13 countries from around the world to discuss international threats, global cooperation, and other pressing issues in the latest event of the Lugar Diplomacy Series on October 19. The Series invites American thought leaders to share their expertise with ambassadors stationed in Washington for off-the-record discussions. READ HERE.

IU School of Global and International Studies Named for Lugar and Hamilton

Bloomington, IN - On October 3, Indiana University Bloomington announced the renaming of the School of Global and International Studies to The Hamilton Lugar School, after Indiana statesmen Fmr. Sen. Richard Lugar and Fmr. Rep. Lee Hamilton. Founding dean of SGIS and former Ambassador Lee Feinstein said in a press release, "There are not two better respected foreign policy voices in the country."  READ HERE.

The Lugar Center Joins Giving Tuesday

Washington, DC - The Lugar Center has joined a coalition of nonprofits worldwide for #GivingTuesday, celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Novermber 27. We would welcome your support. DONATE HERE.


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