Recent Happenings

Eric flying[5/4/18] Entomology Ph. D. Candidate Eric Middleton has been competing on NBC's American Ninja Warrior for the past two seasons. The first season he competed, Eric was given the nickname The Human Dung Beetle. This week, Eric received the call to compete again this year! The filming and competition will take place here in Minneapolis at US Bank Stadium on May 25th! Congratulations, Eric, and good luck in your training!

Becky Masterman[5/2/18] The President's Award for Outstanding Service is presented each year in the spring and recognizes exceptional service to the University—its schools, colleges, departments, and service units—by any active or retired faculty or staff member. Recipients of this award have gone well beyond their regular duties and have demonstrated an unusual commitment to the University community. Congratulations on the well deserved award Becky, and thank you for all your work!

Frenatae Outreach

Kid with Magnifying Glass

Please visit the Frenatae website to learn more about our graduate student organization and their public education offerings.

Insect Pest Identification

     What's common now



Black Flies

Carpenter Ants

Flea Beetles

Other insects

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Bed Bug Information

bed bugs

Visit the Let's Beat the Bug website for more information on preventing, controlling, and treating bed bug problems.

Driven to Discover

Driven to Discover

Fly Control for Horses

The 2018 Entomology Graduate Fellowship are Now Available!

Sujaya, Department Head, Bill Hutchison, Awards Committee Chair, and Tim Kurtti have streamlined the application/recommendation process this year so please review the Fellowship Announcement Document before you begin your application or recommendation - Thank you and Good Luck!