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.
Published on December 20, 2018
Incoming MSU freshmen or transfer students should apply now for Fall 2019 scholarships in these applied STEM disciplines that are vital to our national and global security and economy.
Published on December 17, 2018
The Fall 2018 issue of Bugged showcases recent news, honors and awards of faculty, staff and alumni within the Entomology Department.