Michigan State University will be buzzing with activity on Sunday, June 18, 2017, Father's Day, from 1-4 p.m. as the MSU Department of Entomology hosts the sixth annual Bee Palooza and the MSU Bug House opens its doors for visitors.
People continue to be enthusiastic about meeting the bugs at Entomology's Bug House, reports Gary Parsons, the program and facility director. Tours and events reached over 9,700 people in 2016!
What happens when you mix a Bug House, kids, Facebook and Michigan State University outreach?
The MSU Bug House held its Holiday Open House on Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015, where over 230 visitors interacted with the live and displayed insects and stopped by for educational activities in the classroom next door.
The Bug House had its annual Halloween Open House Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, and despite the weather being damp and cool, approximately 120 visitors attended.
The Department of Entomology's Bug House had 1,486 visitors during this year's Be a Tourist in Your Own Town, the highest attendance ever for a one-day event at the Bug House!
As part of Be a Tourist in Your Own Town, the Department of Entomology's Bug House will host a free open house from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, 2015.
Join us at the Bug House for our annual MSU Science Festival Open Houses, April 18, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and April 19, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in rooms 146-147 of the Natural Science Building.
Barb Stinnett passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014.
Come celebrate National Pollinator Week at the third annual MSU Bee Palooza. While on campus, stop by the MSU Bug House for an open house! Both events are free and a great family opportunity for bug fans.
The Bug House was quite a hit at the 2014 Be a Tourist in Your Own Town event, with almost 900 people coming through the Bug House on Saturday, May 31, 2014!
The MSU Bug House opened its door for Science Olympiad teams to help prepare them for competition this spring.
Four individuals in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) have been selected to receive the William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Award (formerly the Distinguished Faculty Award).
The Department of Entomology’s Bug House held its annual Halloween Open House on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, where it drew in around 150 children and adults between 1-4 p.m.
This May, insects had their day at MSU’s Broad Art Museum jamming with Brooklyn musician Zach Layton.