2016-2017 Schedule

2016-2017 Schedule
Date Speaker Title Location
September 16 Brigete Zacharczenko The systematics of Acronictinae and the evolution of larval defenses in Acronicta University of Connecticut
October 21 Dr. Matthew Graham Assembling the Mojave Desert arachnid fauna: Biogeographic insights from scorpions tarantulas and camel spiders Manchester Community College
November 18 Dr. Philip Armstrong Mosquitoes and Zika Virus: Assessing the threat Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
January 20 Dr. Anne Averill Pollinator health in agricultural systems University of Connecticut
February 17 Dr. Richard Casagrande "But what about the Cane Toad?" A discussion about opportunities limitations and misconceptions of modern Classical Biological Control Yale University
March 24 Student Symposium 10 minute and 5 minute talks University of Connecticut
April 21 Charley Eiseman Life in a Leaf: The Astonishing Diversity of Leafminers  Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
May 19 TBD TBD Sessions Woods WMA and Conservation Education Center


Please see the meeting announcements for more detailed information about each meeting.