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Upcoming Events

The Entomology Colloquium series will resume when the next semester begins.

Recent Colloquium Speakers

Date Speaker Title
March 9, 2020

Teresia Njoroge

Entomology Grad Student Exit Seminar
Evaluation of the role of plant-derived chemicals on mosquito ecology and control
March 2, 2020

Dr. Gyan Harwood

Social immunity and host-pathogen interactions in honey bees
February 24, 2020

Dr. Carly Tribull

Farmingdale State College
EduComics and Insects! Fitting together outreach, education, and entomology as an early-career professor
February 17, 2020

Dr. Graham Thomson

Western University
Genes for altruism: inclusive fitness theory in the age of genomics
February 10, 2020

Dr. Valeria Trivellone

Visiting Research Scholar
Evolution of complex interactions between plants, pathogens and insect vectors
February 3, 2020

Dr. Andrew Short

University of Kansas
Aquatic beetle diversification: A tale of ecological promiscuity and geographic constraint
January 27, 2020

Dr. Michael Dickinson

California Institute of Technology
How flies fly
December 9, 2019

Dr. Jory Brinkerhoff

University of Richmond
Eco-epidemiology of tick-borne diseases in an area of increasing tick-borne disease incidence
December 2, 2019

Dr. Jessica Ware

Rutgers University
On the divergence of insects: using systematics to better understand the evolution of insect sociality, migration and flight
November 4, 2019

Dr. Nick Seiter

Crop Sciences
Developing IPM Practices for Invasive and Emerging Pests of Agronomic Crops