Entomology Seminar Schedule

Event Date Event Time Location Speaker Title
September 4, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 Marlene Zuk

Gender Equity and the Myths of Merit

September 7, 2018 10:00am Hodson 490 Jake Wittman

"Effects of host type and food deprivation on the movement behavior of late-instar larvae of gypsy moth Lymantria dispar (Lepidoptera: Erebidae)"

September 11, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 Dr. Etsuro Takagi, Tokyo Metropolitan University

"Berry color modification by the seed parasitoid wasp Macrodasyceras
hirsutum with relation to frugivorous birds"

September 17, 2018 9:15am Alderman 310 Daniela Pezzini

"Community Characterization and Development of a Sampling Plan for Stink Bugs (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Soybean in the North Central Region of the U.S."

September 18, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 Science in Seconds competition


September 25, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 Bethanne Bruninga-Socolar

"Native bees foraging in a spatial contex"

October 9, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 Shawn Steffan, UW Madison

Omnivory in bees, and other blasphemy

October 16, 2018 8:30am Hodson 490 TBA


October 23, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 Mark Davis, Macalester

An emerging fresh future for conservation biology

October 30, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 Ann Fallon

Do Wolbachia Produce "Persister Cells" in the Collembolan, Folsomia candida?

November 6, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 Maciej Maselko

"Engineering Speciation: A new tool for insect population control and transgene biocontainment."

November 20, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 Anh Tran

Thesis Proposal, "Should I stay or should I go? Understanding Drosophila suzukii overwintering and migration capabilities"

November 27, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 James Miksanek

Non-Thesis Proposal, "Fighting the social network: How parasitism affects behavior and colony structure of Polistes wasps"

December 4, 2018 3:00pm Hodson 490 Mary Marek Spartz

Thesis Proposal: Biological control of garlic mustard with Ceutorhynchus spp.