Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the 2020 Distinguished Professor lectures will be rescheduled to a date in the 2020 Fall term.

Distinguished Professor Yuji Hiratsuka
Public lecture date and time yet to be determined
Memorial Union Horizon Room (49)

Professor Hiratsuka teaches art in the College of Liberal Arts, and is a nationally and internationally known artist and printmaker with 53 solo and 150 multi-artist exhibitions – many held internationally. Over the past 28 years, he has received many awards and honors for his unique artistic style and technique. More information regarding Professor Hiratsuka can be found here.

Distinguished Professor David Williams
Public lecture date and time yet to be determined
Memorial Union Horizon Room (49)

Professor Williams is the Linus Pauling Institute Helen P. Rumbel Professor for Cancer Prevention in the College of Agricultural Sciences. He is an internationally recognized expert in the field of toxicology and is known for outstanding research that has advanced our understanding of enzymes that prompt the detoxification of most foreign chemicals. More information regarding Professor Williams can be found here.