Entomology Seminar Recording Archive

 

2014

Speaker and Affiliation

Title (Click on title for recording of seminar)

8/27

Laramy Enders

Entomology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Stress biology of the soybean aphid

9/3

Vince D’Amico

US Forest Service/University of Delaware

Novel interactions in novel urban ecosystems: When will the novelty wear off?

9/10

Kevin Bachhuber

Big Cricket Farms, Youngstown, OH

Entomophagy: Research and Career Opportunities in Edible Insects   (NOTE SEMINAR WAS TRUNCATED DUE TO A TORNADO WATCH)

9/17

No seminar (Farm Science Review)

 

9/24

Shannon Pelini

Biological Sciences, Bowling Green University

Insect Experiments Reveal Idiosyncratic Warming Responses across Latitude and Ecological Hierarchy

10/1

Matt Ayres

Biological Sciences, Dartmouth College

Climate change and insect pestilence

10/8

Open for student presentations.

 

10/15

Zsofia Szendre

Entomology, Michigan State University

From asparagus to potatoes: sustainable pest management in Michigan vegetables (NO RECORDING AVAILABLE)

10/22

Open for student presentations.

 

10/29

Aaron Gassmann

Entomology, Iowa State University

Biotechnology and agricultural sustainability: insights from interactions between western corn rootworm and Bt corn

11/5

Graduate Students

De Long Competition

11/12

Mary Garvin

Biology, Oberlin College

Volatile components of bird preen gland secretions and community-level interactions in disease transmission

11/19

No seminar (ESA National Conference)

 

11/26

No seminar (Day before Thanksgiving)

 

12/3

Open for student presentations.

 

Autumn 2013 Entomology Seminar Schedule

Date

Speaker and Affiliation

Title (Click on title for recording of seminar)

8/21

Graduate students

Transition and proposal talks

8/28

Mary Gardiner

Entomology, The Ohio State University

Can change in urban population size represent an opportunity to enhance biodiversity and ecosystem services in shrinking cities?

9/4

Ned Walker

Entomology, Michigan State University

Towards malaria elimination: Precedents, antecedents, and processes

9/11

Graduate students

Proposal talks

9/18

Andy Suarez

Entomology and Animal Biology, University of Illinois

Mechanisms of ecological success in ants

9/25

Gene Kritsky

Biology, College of Mount St. Joseph

The Tears of Re: Ancient Egyptian Beekeeping  (Only audio is available).

10/2

Graduate students

Transition talk(s)

10/9

Hans Klompen

Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University

Systematics of Parasitiform mites

10/16

Troy Anderson

Entomology, Virginia Tech University

Pesticides and Pollinators: Linking Bee Colony Health to Agrochemical Exposures

10/23

Fred Gould

Entomology, NC State University

Can genetic pest management protect crops, human health, and biodiversity?

10/30

Joshua Benoit

Biology, University of Cincinnati

A mother’s love: immense nutritional investment by tsetse fly females into their intrauterine progeny

11/6

Todd Blackledge

Biology, University of Akron

A biomechanical perspective on the evolution of spider orb webs

 

11/13

No seminar (ESA meeting)

 

11/20

Ross MacDonald

Entomology, The Ohio State University

From Multicultural Identities to Multidisciplinary Inquiry: Borderlands Epistemologies

11/27

No seminar (Day before Thanksgiving)

 

12/4

Graduate Students

Transition/proposal talk(s)