David Pimentel, Ph.D., distinguished professor of ecology and agricultural sciences at Cornell, researcher, and writer, passed away at the age of 94.
Steve Castle, Ph.D., retired USDA-ARS scientist in Arizona, passed away October 24 at the age of 68.
The 62nd Livestock Insect Workers Conference took place in San Juan, Puerto Rico, June 17-20, 2018. 
U.S. Navy entomologist Lieutenant Commander James Dunford, Ph.D., was recently selected as the 2017 Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center’s enterprise-wide Junior Officer of the Year.
Kenneth Sorensen, Ph.D., professor emeritus at North Carolina State University, received four special recognitions in the fall of 2016.
Lifetime achievement award and student travel awards recipients were recognized at the 61st Livestock Insect Workers Conference in Savannah, Georgia, in June 2017.
John E. (Jack) Lloyd, Ph.D., an accomplished professor of livestock entomology and parasitology in the college of agriculture at the University of Wyoming, passed away March 25, 2017.
Gary R. Buckingham, Ph.D., retired USDA-ARS research entomologist and a world-renowned expert in biological control of weeds, passed away on January 16, 2017, in Richmond, California.