2019 - 2020 Seminar Schedule

The Department of Entomology Seminar Series is presented on Wednesdays at 3:30 PM in 244 Kottman Hall (Columbus) & 121 Fisher Auditorium (Wooster).

Date

Presenter

Seminar Title

September 11

Dr. Jamie Strange
The Ohio State University

Patterns of Population Genetic Diversity in North American Bumble Bee Communities
September 18

Dr. Joel Coats
Iowa State University

Natural and Biorational Repellents Against Disease Vectors
September 25

Dr. Mike Strand
University of Georgia

Composition and functional roles of the gut microbiota in mosquitoes
October 2 Dr. Christine Bahlai
Kent State University
Understanding Trajectory in Insect Systems
October 9 No Seminar - Fall Break  
October 16 Dr. Marianna Szucs
Michigan State University
Eco-evolutionary processes in biocontrol
October 23 Dr. Israel Del Toro
Lawrence University
Taxonomic and Functional Diversity in Urban Wild Bees
October 30 Dr. Gretchen Lebuhn
San Francisco State
Solitary Bees in a Changing Environment
November 6 Dr. Michael Raupp
University of Maryland
When generalists specialize: Patterns of host use on trees and shrubs by Halyomorpha halysl in the invaded range
November 13 DeLong Competition  
November 20 No Seminar - ESA Annual Meeting  
November 27 No Seminar - Thanksgiving Break  
December 4 Dr. Ellen Klinger  
December 11 Student Seminars  
January 9 Student Seminars  
January 16 Student Seminars  
January 23 Tim Watson
OSU Graduation Services
Preparing for Graduation
January 30 Dr. Jim Tew
OSU Emeritus Professor
 
February 6 Dr. Clare Rittschoff
University of Kentucky
 
February 13 Dr. Hannah Wood
Smithsonian Institute,
National Museum of Natural History
DeLong Memorial Seminar
February 20 TBD  
February 27 Dr. Travis Calkins
Charles River Lab, Ashland
 
March 5 Dr. Dave Crowder
Washington State University
 
March 12 No Seminar - Spring Break  
March 19 No Seminar - NCB-ESA Meeting  
March 26 Dr. Catherine Loudon
University of California Irvine
 
April 2 Dr. Ryan Smith
Iowa State University
 
April 9 Dr. Monika Gulia-Nuss
University of Nevada, Reno
 
April 16 Student Seminars