Entomology alumnus Abdulwahab Hafez takes on the challenge of building a pesticide safety system in Saudi Arabia
Published on April 19, 2019
Based on his experiences at MSU, Abdulwahab Hafez believes a team with diverse international experience will best address his country’s crop and food safety challenges.
Published on April 10, 2019
When Kayleigh Hauri realized how relevant entomology could be in everyday people’s lives, she decided to pursue it as a career path.
Published on March 21, 2019
Michael Killewald has executed two research projects, published his first study, improved his bee and pollen identification skills, gained connections and entry to a doctoral program all while pursuing a minor in entomology.
Published on March 13, 2019
Only about 5 percent of monarch eggs survive to become butterflies. Doctoral student Andrew Myers set up 24/7 surveillance to determine who is preying on the eggs.
Published on March 11, 2019
As part of a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant, Michigan State University is working directly with students in several Lansing School District high schools to raise awareness of STEM disciplines and university opportunities, including scholarships.
Published on February 21, 2019
Agriculture and Natural Resources (ANR) Week will kick off March 1 at Michigan State University. ANR Week has served as a platform for enterprising new developments in agriculture and natural resources in Michigan since 1914.
Published on February 19, 2019
The MSU Broad art museum and MSU Entomology are hosting an event with an artist, musician and entomologist inspired by ant communication.
Published on February 13, 2019
Richard Karban, UC Davis entomologist, will present “Plant communication and induced resistance against herbivores” Monday, Feb. 18.
Published on January 28, 2019
Elizabeth Bandason will be researching biological control of diamondback moth in her home country of Malawi.
Published on January 18, 2019
A lack of insects is puzzling crime investigators and forensic entomologist Eric Benbow, who is researching answers to help solve a cold case.
Published on January 10, 2019
Maj. Jaree Johnson is working to ensure soldiers and civilians are safe from vector-borne diseases and pests.
Entomologist secures $300k to stop invasive plant threatening deer, livestock, monarchs and plant diversity
Published on January 3, 2019
Marianna Szűcs will research whether a Ukrainian moth can help stop invasive black and pale swallow-wort vines in Michigan.
Published on January 1, 2019
Entomologist Will Wetzel is trying to understand the consequences of environmental variability for plants and insects, as well as how they cope and survive in the face of it.