Newsletter Archive

  • April 17, 2017 A memorial service for Wyatt Cone was held on Saturday, April 22nd at the Methodist Church in Prosser.  Entomology Department members attending were: Steve Sheppard, John Brown, Dory Lohrey-Birch, Betsy Beers, Doug and Kiki Walsh.  ...
  • April 10, 2017 We were saddened to learn of the passing of Wyatt Cone on Wednesday, on April 5, 2017.  Wyatt earned his PhD in Entomology in 1962 and was a long-time faculty member at WSU-Prosser from 1960-1999.  ...
  • April 3, 2017 The Monday, April 10th Entomology Colloquium speaker will be Paul Chisholm.  The title of his talk is “Reciprocal Interactions Between Non-Vector Community Members and an insect-transmitted Plant Pathogen.”  All colloquium presentations are held in FSHN ...
  • March 27, 2017 Congratulations to Adekunle (Kunle) Adesanya who passed his PhD Preliminary Exam. Congratulations to recent Entomology Department grant awardees: Beverly Gerdeman who received Washington Red Raspberry Commission grants in the amount of $3,983 from the Washington ...
  • March 20, 2017   The next Entomology Colloquium will be on Monday, March 27 at 2:10 PM in FSHN 354.  Presenting will be Dr. Catherine Daniels.  Dr. Daniels is an Extension Specialist, Pesticide Coordinator & Director WA St. ...
  • March 13, 2017 The next Entomology Faculty meeting will be on Friday, May 24th at 11:00 AM. The AMS dial number is 5703442.   The next Colloquium will be by the EGSA student choice speaker, Dr. Mary Barbercheck ...
  • March 6, 2017 The next Entomology Faculty meeting will be on Friday, March 24 at 11:00 AM.  Conference dial # to come. The public forum on Monday has to do with revising Pullman’s city taxicab ordinance which would ...
  • February 27, 2017 Entomology Colloquium:  The speaker for Monday, March 6, is Dr. Brandon Hopkins. Dr. is the Apiary and Laboratory Manager for the WSU Apiary Program. The title of his presentation is “Cold Cases: Cryopreservation and Refrigeration ...
  • February 20, 2017 Entomology Colloquium:  The speaker for Monday, February 27th is Dr. Steve Garczynski. Dr. Garczynski is a research geneticist (insects) at the USDA/ARS Wapato Research Laboratory at the Temperate Tree Fruit and Vegetable Research Center in ...
  • February 13, 2017 Entomology Colloquium:  There will be no colloquium presentation on Monday February 20, 2017 due to the President’s Day holiday for the students. Congratulations to Rachel Olsson on passing her PhD Preliminary Examination on February 17, ...
  • February 6, 2017 There will be a special Entomology Department Faculty Meeting will be on Friday, February 7th at 10:00-11:00 AM. The AMS dial# is 5702637. Entomology Colloquium:  The speaker for February 13th is Dr. Lisa Neven.  Dr. Neven is ...
  • January 23, 2016 There will be a special Entomology Department Faculty Meeting will be on Friday, February 7th  at 10:00-11:00 AM. The AMS dial# is 5702637. Entomology Colloquium:  The speaker for February 6th is Dr. Michael Parella, Dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences and Professor of Entomology at the University of Idaho.  The title of his presentation is…
  • January 17, 2017 The next Entomology Department Faculty Meeting will be on Friday, January 27 at 1:00-2:00 PM.  The AMS dial #is 5702017. Entomology Colloquium:  The speaker for January 23th presentation is Dr.  Bill Snyder. The title of his presentation is “Biodiversity as a Buffer Against Pests & Pathogens.”  To learn more about Dr. Snyder go to: http://entomology.wsu.edu/directory/faculty/william-e-snyder/.…
  • January 9, 2017 The next Entomology Department Faculty Meeting will be on Friday, January 27 at 1:00-2:00 PM.  The AMS dial #is 5702017.  WSU Departments will be closed this coming Monday, January 16th in observance of Dr. Martain Luther  King Day.    IMPORTANT MESSAGE From Facilities Operations:  We have been experiencing very cold weather lately, and next week,…
  • January 3, 2017 Entomology Colloquium:  The speaker for January 9th presentation is Dr.  Richard Zack WSU Entomology and Interim Associate Dean for Academic Programs. The title of his presentation is “An Entomological Odyssey.”  To learn more about Dr.  Zack go to: http://entomology.wsu.edu/blog/2011/06/20/zack/ . All colloquium presentations will be held in FSHN 354, the Entomology Department classroom and begin…