Press Releases

Annapolis, MD; December 8, 2016—Attention holiday shoppers, insect enthusiasts, and photography lovers alike: The ESA 2017 World of Insects wall calendar is available for purchase. The product of a yearly competition organized by the Entomological Society of America, the World of Insects calendar showcases the stunning beauty of our six-legged peers through striking, world-class photography....

October 5, 2016 -- The 2016 International Congress of Entomology received a considerable amount of media coverage. Several local Orlando TV stations conducted interviews on site with ICE 2016 Co-Chairs Alvin Simmons and Walter Leal, and with entomologists who spoke about Zika....

September 29, 2016 -- More than 175 international insect-science leaders and others involved with agriculture and public health met recently in Orlando, Florida to take part in the "International Entomology Leadership Summit: Improving the Human Condition through Insect Science."...

Annapolis, MD; September 6, 2016 – Recent news reports have attributed harm to honey bees in Dorchester County, South Carolina to the aerial application of a mosquito control product. This unfortunate incident is a reminder that all public health agencies must adopt IPM principles for pest and disease control, including the important step of informing and engaging all stakeholders....

Annapolis, MD; August 30, 2016 – The Entomological Society of America (ESA) has selected three entomologists as Honorary Members of the Society in 2016....

Annapolis, MD; August 30, 2016 – Dr. Bob Peterson, a professor of entomology at Montana State University, was recently elected Vice President-Elect by members of the Entomological Society of America (ESA)....

Annapolis, MD; August 24, 2016 – School teachers from Florida and other states are invited to attend a workshop on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida....

Annapolis, MD; August 24, 2016 – News reporters are invited to attend a symposium on the Zika virus, which will take place on Monday, September 26, 2016, 9:15 AM - 12:30 PM in Orlando, Florida during the 2016 International Congress of Entomology....

Entomologists and insect enthusiasts searching for professional and scientific information related to the discipline will see a new look and improved user-experience at www.entsoc.org as The Entomological Society of America (ESA) unveils its new website design....

A new book, "Pegs, Pouches, and Spines: Systematics and Comparative Morphology of the New World Litter Bug Genus Chinannus Wygodzinsky, 1948," revises the genus Chinannus and describes 26 new species....

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