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Seminar poster for Gail Anderson

Frenatae, the graduate student association in Entomology will host Dr. Gail Anderson for a special seminar titled, "Murder and maggots: the use of forensic entomology to right wrongful convictions"

Seminar will be held on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 3 pm in 490 Hodson Hall

Members of the Entomology Department will be participating in the 2019 UMN Major/Minor Expo on Wednesday, Feb. 27 from 1-4 pm in the Great Hall of Coffman Memorial Union.

The first annual Great Minnsect Show will be held in two parts on Thursday, April 25 and Saturday, April 27, 2019. This new community and educational event is a joint effort presented by the Department of Entomology on the U of M St. Paul Campus and Frenatae, the Entomology Graduate Student Association.

Graphic for The Great Minnsect Show

Corrie Nyquist, an Advanced Master's Student in Entomology wins the Pathfinder Fellowship from the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc. (CUAHSI).

New Position!!! Assistant Professor - Functional Genomics in Entomology

UMN students all performed excellently in the oral and poster presentation competitions at the Entomological Society of America 2018 annual meeting. We were the top 4th university (along with three others) in highest number of winners. Congrats to Michelle, Anh, Cody, Rafael, Anthony and Julia!

Sujaya RaoWith the world’s population on the rise and food scarcity becoming a major concern, a University of Minnesota researcher believes that insects are the answer to feeding the world.

Asian beetle autumn gathering Autumn is upon us- celebrate by picnicking with the Entomology Department in the Cargill building!

Friday September 21st 4-7pm Dinner and beverages provided - children and partners welcome!

Happy Fall!

Anthony HansonThe American Society of Agronomy sums up one of post doc Anthony Hanson's thesis chapters. The work was a result of a collaborative project between the Koch lab and Aaron Lorenz's soybean breeding lab at U of MN.

Beetle and state fair logo It's Fair time again! Come find us at the Ag/Hort Building on the following days from 1-5pm:

Saturday 8/25

Tuesday 8/28

Friday 8/31

Saturday 9/1 Come for the cricket chip taste test today!


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