In the Media
[2/17/2015] Tune in to Classical MPR to hear our own Sabrina Hymel discuss her playlist during the weekly Music with Minnesotans segment. Sabrina is a scientist in the Kells lab, and when she's not saving the world from bed bug infestations she enjoys classical music, knitting, and plotting office pranks. Listen here.
[2/16/15] Ian MacRae and Bob Koch were featured in a Big Ten Network LiveBig segment, where they showcased the importance of using drones in entomological research. Watch the Video
[2/15/15] Vera Krischik was interviewed by MPR regarding neonicotinoids being found in milkweed, and the potential impact this could have on monarch populations. Listen to the Story
[1/26/15] Roger Moon was featured alongside Rebecca Montgomery of the Forest Resources department in CFANS Solutions Winter Issue.
[1/20/2015] Hannah Gray (Ph.D. Student under David Andow and co-advised by George Heimpel) has been awarded an ICGC Global Food Security Fellowship and a US Borlaug Fellowship in Food Security.
[1/15/15] Ann Fallon won the 'the oldest ultracentrifuge on the UMN campus' contest, with a Beckman Coulter Model L ultra! The Fallon Lab is now home to a state-of-the-art Beckman Coulter Ultracentrifuge.
[1/7/15] Luke Skinner, Dept of Entomology adjunct assistant professor and deputy director for the DNR’s Parks and Trails Division, was promoted to director of the Ecological and Water Resources Division.
[1/5/15] Rob Venette was named the Invasive Species Director for the Minnesota Invasive Terrestrial Plants and Pests Center (MITPPC) in CFANS, effective Jan. 2, 2015.
[1/5/2015] Marla Spivak spoke with Pacific Standard Magazine for a recent article regarding honeybees