Over 100 people attended the new pollinator event, Beez and Brewz, on June 21, for a fun evening of short presentations about the current status of bees in Michigan with a fermented beverage angle.
The Entomology Department gathered Thursday evening, April 28, 2016, to recognize excellence in the Department by honoring students at the Entomology Awards Ceremony.
It's been four years since MSU entomologist Rufus Isaacs and his team set out to find methods that could help growers ensure their crops were pollinated in the face of rising threats to traditional honey bee colonies.
MSU researcher Zachary Huang is working hard to gain insight into the reproductive secrets of one of the world’s tiniest and most destructive parasites – the Varroa mite.
Entomology post-doc Christie Bahlai and professor Doug Landis examined photographing and sharing images of flowers for its ability to capture ecological phenomena, the visitation rates of pollinators to flowers of different species.
Apiologist Zachary Huang recently wrote a photo essay feautured in MSU's Faculty Voice about his reflections as he travels and observes bees along the way.
The Entomology Department honored and, at his request, “roasted” Larry Olsen on April 28, 2016, at the Kellogg Center.
Listen to MSU entomologist Michael Kaufman's interview with Kirk Heinze on Greening of the Great Lakes, where he talks about Zika's low threat in Michigan.
Entomologist David Mota-Sanchez is part of the USDA NC-507 monarch butterfly conservation rapid response team that is surveying and improving monarch butterfly habitat in the north central states.
Professor Emeritus Stuart Gage is leading organization of the Ecoacoustics Congress June 6-8, 2016, at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center on the East Lansing, Michigan, campus.
Christina DiFonzo, professor in the Department of Entomology, has played the champion's role in executing the study abroad program on "Sustainable Tropical Agricultural Systems in Sri Lanka," annually since 2012.
Entomology undergraduate student Lidia Komondy received a first prize in the environmental section at MSU.