Entomology 2017 Program Information

ignite. Mary Roach will serve as our invited plenary speaker Sunday evening, November 5. She will ignite us with her experiences as a writer and blogger who delights in exploring complex (often dryly presented) scientific ideas and turning them into entertaining print and electronic communications.    

inspire. Carol Anelli, professor and Interim Chair of the Department of Entomology at the Ohio State University has been selected to deliver this year’s Founders’ Memorial Lecture. Dr. Anelli will honor Anna Botsford Comstock, the first female professor at Cornell University and inspire us with her lecture titled “With Usual Daring on
Untried Paths: Anna Botsford Comstock—Educational Trailblazer, Author, and Scientific Illustrator," at the Entomology 2017 Awards Breakfast on Tuesday morning, November 7.

innovate. Program Symposia, Section Symposia, Member Symposia, Organized Meetings, Lunch and Learns, and Sunrise Sessions and Workshops have been announced for Entomology 2017.