About Us: 2017-18 Seminar Schedule and Recordings

1/17: Dr. Hongmei Li-Byarlay, Central State University. Sociogenome and Socioepigenome: From Genes to Mechanisms of the Honey Bee Life

 

1/31 Dr. Brittany Peterson, University of Arizona. It’s the little things: How bacterial symbionts mediate and modulate physiologies in their hosts

 

2/7 Dr. Anne Nielsen, Rutgers University. Identifying biological parameters for managing the invasive brown marmorated stink bug

 

2/14 Dr. Megan Rua, Wright State University. Mycorrhizal Mayhem: Explorations of the ecology and evolution describing host-microbe interactions

 

2/21 Cancelled 

2/28 NO SEMINAR GRAD RECRUITING WEEK

 

3/7 NO SEMINAR BUGS WORLD

 

3/14 NO SEMINAR SPRING BREAK

 

3/21 NO SEMINAR NCB ESA

 

3/28 Dr. Rebecca Tonietto (University of Michigan – Flint, Host: Gardiner, Speaker Location: Columbus)

 

4/4 Dr. James Hung (The Ohio State University, Host: Johnson, Speaker Location: Wooster)

Title: Effects of habitat fragmentation and introduced species on the structure and function of plant-pollinator interactions

 

4/11 Dr. Christina Kwapich (Arizona State University, Host: Jones, Speaker Location: Columbus)

 

Autumn 2017 Entomology Seminar Schedule

All seminars start at 3:30 pm in Fisher 121 (Wooster, map) with videolink to Kottman 244 (Columbus, map).  Speakers marked with an asterisk (*) present from Columbus.  All other speakers present from Wooster.

9/13 Yvan Delgado de la Flor Transition Seminar. Click link for recording.

 

9/20 Ada Szczpaniec (Texas A and M). Click link for recording.

Title: Invasion after-tremors: Consequences of herbivore and disease introductions for plant-insect interactions and integrated pest management.

 

9/27 Amy Toth (Iowa State University). Click link for recording.

Title: Landscape and diet diversity influence bee nutritional health.

 

10/4 Chris Gillen (Kenyon College) Click link for recording.

Title: Mosquito sodium-dependent cation-chloride cotransporters.

10/25 Greg Walker Triplehorn Distinguished Alumnus Lecture (UC Riverside). Click link for recording.

Title: Shutting down the pipeline: Phloem occlusion as a plant defense against aphids.

11/1 NO SEMINAR – Preparation time for ESA Meeting Denver, CO

11/8 NO SEMINAR – ESA Meeting Denver, CO

11/15 Nick Teets, University of Kentucky. Click link for recording.

Title: Genetic approaches for improving the management of invasive fruit flies.

11/22 NO SEMINAR – Thanksgiving

11/29 Emily Justus Proposal Talk