Invitation: May 24 University Distinguished Professor Lectures

May 10, 2023


Please join us on May 24 in the Memorial Union Horizon Room for lectures by OSU’s newest University Distinguished Professors: Dr. Emily Ho and Dr. Yanyun Zhao.

Register here for Professor Yanyun Zhao’s 8:30 a.m. lecture entitled A Challenging Yet Rewarding Journey in Search of Sustainable Food Packaging Solutions. Dr. Zhao is a professor in the Department of Food Science and Technology and associate dean for faculty affairs in the College of Agricultural Sciences.

Register here for Professor Emily Ho’s 3:30 p.m. lecture entitled From B to Z: Food & Nutrients to Help You Live Better Longer. Dr. Ho is a professor in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences’ nutrition program and the endowed chair and director of the Linus Pauling Institute.

Advanced registration is encouraged. For those unable to attend in-person, each lecture will be live streamed on, as well as recorded. A reception for the 2023 University Distinguished Professors will be held at 5 p.m. May 24 in the Memorial Union Lounge.

I look forward to seeing you on May 24.

Edward Feser

Provost and Executive Vice President