Departmental Seminars

The entomology department regularly hosts seminars during the teaching semester.
All seminars are at 12:00 PM in Russell Labs Room 150 unless otherwise noted.

Please contact either Russ Groves ( or Sean Schoville ( about meeting with speakers on their visits to Madison
Sept 27, 2019
Dr. Henry ChungMichigan State UniversityWax, sex and the origin of species: Dual roles of insect cuticular hydrocarbons in adaptation and mating
Oct 4, 2019Dr. Gwen PearsonPurdue University
Science communication in a time of fake news and short attention spans
Oct 11, 2019Dr. Anthony SheltonCornell UniversityControl of Insects Through Genetics: from Geneva, NY to Dhaka, Bangladesh
Oct 25, 2019Dr. Andrew MacDonaldUniversity of California: Santa BarbaraVector-borne disease in a changing world: Identifying ecological levers for health
Nov 1, 2019Dr. Bryony BonningUniversity of FloridaCharles Chesley Doane Lecture:
Orange juice, psyllids and Bt toxins
Nov 8, 2019Dr. Adam DolezalUniversity of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Interactive effects of environmental stressors on bees: nutritional physiology, disease, and landscape
Nov 15, 2019——————————————No Seminar (Annual ESA Meeting prep)
Nov 22, 2019Dr. Shane FoyeUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison
Native Wisconsin Nematodes as Biological Control Agents for Cranberry Pests
Nov 29, 2019——————————————No Seminar (Thanksgiving Holiday)
Dec 6, 2019Dr. Jeremy
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ph.D. Seminar
Dec 13, 2019Ms. Audrey SimardUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison
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M.S. Seminar
Detection of demethylation inhibitors and strobilurin fungicides within turfgrass guttation fluid and their effects on pollinators