Indiana University Northwest is hosting a candidates forum in the race for Lake County Sheriff, Tuesday, April 8, 5:30 pm-7 pm, in the Bruce W. Bergland Auditorium at the Savannah Center on the Gary campus. Doors open at 5 pm. Each candidate will have two minutes to introduce themselves and state their platforms. Following the event, attendees will also have the opportunity to ask questions of each candidate. Candidates invited to the forum include Democrats Richard Ligon, Oscar Martinez, Jr. and incumbent John Buncich, and Republicans John Ramos, Jr., and Dan Bursac. Seating is limited and will be first-come, first-serve.