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Colloquium: Fall 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].

August 28
No Seminar
First Day of Classes
September 4
No Seminar
Labor Day
September 11
Perceiving the imperceptible: Environmental DNA as a tool for assaying difficult to detect biodiversity
Illinois Natural History Survey, UIUC
September 18
(Note: 3-6 p.m.)
Stanley Friedman Memorial
Entomology Dept. Head 1975-1992
(3-5pm: Memorial in B102 CLSL)
(5-6pm: Refreshments outside B102 CLSL)
September 25
Kelli Trei
Library and data services for research in Entomology
Library Research Data Service, UIUC
October 2
Alan Schroeder
IPM around the world: A tribute to Bob Metcalf
E-NoeTec Consulting
October 9
No Seminar


October 16
Harnessing natural variation to study the evolution of social behavior
Princeton University
October 23
Are Monarch declines explained by trends in Midwestern Milkweeds?
Illinois Natural History Survey, UIUC
October 30
ESA Practice Talks
November 6

ESA Meeting
Denver, Colorado

November 13
A major symbiont shift supports a major niche shift and specialization in a clade of tree-killing bark beetles
University of Montana
November 20
No Seminar
Thanksgiving Break
November 27
Trait evolution in symbiotic networks: Parasites use chemical weaponry to dominate ant farmers
Ohio State University
December 4
How I figured out that mantises are as smart as you are: From psychology to cells
Northeastern University
December 11
Bioinspired Design: in the entomology laboratory and the engineering classroom
OMST/Dept. of Entomology, UIUC