Eagan, Bernie

Copy the text below to embed this resource

Date
2018
Main contributor
Eagan, Bernie
Summary
Video bio of Bernie Eagan, inducted to Indiana Broadcast Pioneers Hall of Fame in 2018;

This Beech Grove, Indiana, native was born blind, but he didn’t let that stop him from pursuing a love of music and entertainment. After graduating from the Indiana School for the Blind in 1975, Bernie Eagan went on to Ball State University where he graduated with a degree in Radio and Television Communications. He then accepted a position as a programming consultant at WWHC-FM (now WMXQ-FM) and was hired part-time at WERK-AM. Eagan began working at Emmis Communications’s WENS-FM in Indianapolis, becoming music director and assistant program director while hosting afternoon drive from 1984 to 2002 and a Friday night retro show 1999-2002. Eagan later hosted mornings and afternoons on WXYB-FM, Indianapolis. 
--Words from the Indiana Broadcast Pioneers 
Publishers
Indiana Broadcast Pioneers; WWHC-FM; WMXQ-FM; WERK-AM; WENS-FM
Genre
News
Subject
Broadcasting--United States--History
Location
Indiana
Collection
Indiana Broadcast Pioneers Collection
Unit
Indiana Broadcast History Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
In Copyright
Terms of Use
Permission to stream this video was provided by Indiana Broadcast Pioneers
Related Item
Indiana Broadcast Pioneers 
Other Identifiers
Accession Identifier: IBHA.IBP.0003; Other: IBHA.IBP.0003

Access Restrictions

This item is accessible by: the public.