OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Events, tours to recognize Linus Pauling Day

02/21/2013

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University will recognize the birthday of Linus Pauling, two-time Nobel laureate and its most famous alumni, on Feb. 28 with events that are free and open to the public.

A tour of Pauling artifacts and memorabilia will be held in the OSU Library Special Collections, on the fifth floor of Valley Library, at 11 a.m. No pre-registration is required.

A lunch, with proceeds to benefit the OSU Food Drive, will be at noon in the Linus Pauling Science Center. And a tour of the new building and the Linus Pauling Institute will begin at 12:30 p.m. in the lobby. Pre-register for that tour by contacting jana.zvibleman@oregonstate.edu by Feb. 26.

The day has been proclaimed Linus Carl Pauling Day by Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber.