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Colloquium: Spring 2017

All colloquia are scheduled for Monday afternoons at 4:00 p.m. in the Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 CLSL. See you there!

To sign up for the Department of Entomology Colloquium notices please click [here].

A PDF version of the schedule is available [here]. To see the online calendar with seminar titles, click [here].

Date
Speaker
Title
Institution
January 23
Leading beetles by the nose: the ecology, evolution, and neuroanatomy of olfaction
University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
January 30
Eco-physiological tradeoffs and the rise of fungus-farming ant societies
University of Copenhagen
February 2
(Note: This is Thursday, from 2-3 p.m.)
The 3 habits of highly effective butterflies in a changing world
University of Arizona, Tucson
February 6
Physiology of communication in crickets and katydids
Dartmouth College
February 13

Investigating mosquito reproduction and larval development

University of Georgia
February 20
Dehydration, mosquitoes, and blood feeding: how water availability may alter disease transmission
University of Cincinnati
February 27
Capillary action and cibarial pumps: convergent evolution of liquid uptake mechanisms among fluid-feeding insects with porous proboscises
Kent State University
March 6
From biodiversity inventory to large-scale descriptive taxonomy and phylogenomics: Challenges with hyperdiverse parasitoid wasps
Entomology, UIUC
March 13
The importance of biological collections as a historical lens to understand the present
Lake Forest College, Chicago
March 20
No Seminar
Spring Break
-
March 27
Sarah Hughson
TBA
Grad Student Exit Seminar
April 3
TBA
Blue Dasher Farms
April 10
TBA
Olivet Nazarene University
April 17
TBA
University of Minnesota
April 24
Keon Mook Seong
TBA
Grad Student Exit Seminar
May 1
TBA
University of California, Berkeley