Posted on May 19, 2016 8:21am
Apiologist Zachary Huang recently wrote a photo essay feautured in MSU‘s Faculty Voice about his reflections as he travels and observes bees along the way.
Posted on May 13, 2016 10:00am
The Entomology Department honored and, at his request, “roasted” Larry Olsen on April 28, 2016, at the Kellogg Center.
Posted on May 13, 2016 9:45am
Listen to MSU entomologist Michael Kaufman‘s interview with Kirk Heinze on Greening of the Great Lakes, where he talks about Zika’s low threat in Michigan.
Posted on May 11, 2016 2:07pm
Entomologist David Mota-Sanchez is part of the USDA NC-507 monarch butterfly conservation rapid response team that is surveying and improving monarch butterfly habitat in the north central states.
Posted on May 6, 2016 9:14am
Posted on April 25, 2016 9:34am
Christina DiFonzo, professor in the Department of Entomology, has played the champion’s role in executing the study abroad program on “Sustainable Tropical Agricultural Systems in Sri Lanka” annually since 2012. The program was initiated through discussions with officials of the Agriculture Education Unit of the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. Dr. DiFonzo’s leadership, enthusiasm, innovativeness and dedication allowed the program to run at full capacity successfully for four consecutive years. In-course and post-course evaluations she conducted with the officials of the University of Peradeniya helped the program to evolve for the betterment of the participants. The program was voted one of MSU’s “Top 10 Coolest Study Abroad Programs” by Fox 47 News, which highlights the significance and impact of the program.
DiFonzo is recipient of the 2016 H. Paul Roberts Award for Distinguished Service in Study Abroad Programs.
Posted on April 15, 2016 9:42am
Entomology undergraduate student Lidia Komondy received a first prize in the environmental section at MSU’s 2016 University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum (UURAF) with her entry titled “The Effect of Border Habitats on Predation of a Key Pest.”
Posted on April 1, 2016 8:31am
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Gordon Guyer on March 30 at age 89.
Posted on March 2, 2016 11:56am
John Bakker, executive director of the Michigan Asparagus Advisory Board, the Michigan Onion Committee, and the Michigan Carrot Committee, will receive the Distinguished Service Award from the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) at Michigan State University during the ANR Week Luncheon on March 8.
Posted on March 1, 2016 12:59pm
Deb McCullough and Ron Perry, both faculty members in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, will be recognized with Distinguished Faculty Awards by the CANR Alumni Association. They will be honored during the ANR Week Luncheon set for March 8 at the Kellogg Center.