Press Releases

Annapolis, MD; April 26, 2018—Shirley Luckhart, Ph.D., professor and co-director of the Center for Health in the Human Ecosystem at the University of Idaho, has been chosen to deliver the Founders' Memorial Award lecture at Entomology 2018, the Joint Annual Meeting of the Entomological Societies of America, Canada, and British Columbia, November 11-14, in Vancouver, BC, Canada. ...

Annapolis, MD; April 10, 2018—The Entomological Society of America congratulates C. David Gammel, CAE, ESA executive director, who has been named a Fellow of the American Society of Association Executives. Gammel is one of five association professionals bestowed with the honor in 2018, joining just 260 others to receive the designation since 1986. ...

Annapolis, MD; March 19, 2018—As a continuing advocate for the role of science in advancing human society, the Entomological Society of America has reaffirmed its support of the March for Science in 2018. ...

Annapolis, MD; March 5, 2018—Insect scientists will swarm Annapolis this month for the 89th Annual Meeting of the Eastern Branch of the Entomological Society of America, and they'll also be hosting a free public expo for kids and parents. "It's a Bug's World" will take place on Sunday, March 18, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Westin Annapolis. ...

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. ...

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