Press Releases

Annapolis, MD; January 9, 2018—The Entomological Society of America seeks candidates for editor-in-chief positions at two of its journals, the Journal of Economic Entomology and the Journal of Integrated Pest Management. The new editor-in-chief at each journal will begin his or her term in January 2019....

Westminster, CO; January 2, 2018—Today scientists with the Weed Science Society of America join with the American Phytopathological Society and the Entomological Society of America to announce the first annual National Pesticide Safety Education Month that will take place in February 2018. ...

Annapolis, MD; October 24, 2017—More than half of all species on Earth are insects and related arthropods, and they play vital roles in nearly every ecosystem: as pollinators, decomposers, predators, natural enemies against invasive species and pests, sources for new genetic and medical breakthroughs, and food for other organisms....

Annapolis, MD; October 2, 2017—Insect scientists have a new, convenient forum for connecting and collaborating with their peers with the launch of ESA Community, an online networking and communications platform for members of the Entomological Society of America....

Annapolis, MD; September 6, 2017—As an entomologist with an artistic flair, Carly Tribull, Ph.D., frequently uses a novel approach for conveying science to non-academic audiences: comics. Her work—such as the illustrated series Carly's Adventures in Wasp Land, which introduces kids to social, solitary, and parasitoid wasps—is just one example of innovative methods for delivering science to the public featured in a new Science Communication Collection in the September 2017 issue of the Annals of the Entomological Society of America....

Annapolis, MD; September 5, 2017—ESA’s membership magazine, American Entomologist, is seeking dynamic, beautiful, and interesting photos of insects to appear on its cover....

Annapolis, MD; August 23, 2017—The Entomological Society of America is pleased to announce the winners of its 2017 awards. The awards recognize scientists, educators, and students who have distinguished themselves through their contributions to entomology. Winners will be honored at Entomology 2017, November 5-8, in Denver, Colorado....

Annapolis, MD; August 21, 2017—Dr. Alvin M. Simmons, a research entomologist at the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service, has been elected by members of the Entomological Society of America as the organization's next Vice President-Elect. ESA members have also elected three other members to continue or begin positions on the ESA Governing Board....

Annapolis, MD; August 21, 2017—In recognition of their long-term dedication and significant contributions to the Entomological Society of America (ESA), three entomologists have been selected as Honorary Members of the Society in 2017....

Annapolis, MD; August 16, 2017—In its ongoing efforts to strengthen the impact of entomological science in public policy and legislation, the Entomological Society of America has expanded its pool of chief advocates for insect science with the selection of its 2017 class of Science Policy Fellows....

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