Tag: ESA

Insect Watercolors and a bug expo

I had a good time at the Eastern Branch ESA meeting Bug fair this weekend–and I discovered a new artist!  Dinah Wells works in watercolors, and does amazing work. Here she is painting away on […]

I’m off to the ESA

If you aren’t a major bug nerd, you may not know what goes on at a big scientific meeting like the Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America.  It is the largest insect meeting […]

Tell me what you want

I got the official notification of my time in the Social Media Symposium for the Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. The official symposium: Speak Out – Interaction and Education in a Brave New World of […]

Monday Morning bug jokes

The folks at the Entomological Society were busy at our last annual meeting, and recorded a whole bunch of entomologists telling jokes! There is a wonderful follow up video with interviews with some of my […]

Back from the ESA meeting!

I’m back from the ESA conference, and will be parceling out reports on the cool research I saw over the next couple of weeks.  I also will have a special guest post tomorrow about a […]

Party in Indianapolis

It’s time for the Entomological Society Annual Meeting–who wants to party with Bug Girl in Indy? I’ll be there from Dec. 13th to the 15th, and return on the 16th. I promise, I will wear […]

YouTube Entomology Contest!

The Entomological Society of America has announced a video contest! Members may submit entries of no more than two minutes in four different categories: • Discovery (research-based) • Instruction (teaching-based) • Outreach (extension-based) • Open […]

Bug Trivia

One of the most fun parts of an Entomological Society of America Conference is the Linnaean Games, a competition between entomology departments of different universities.  The Smithsonian Magazine just had a great story about this: […]

Teaching Resources Online for Ecology

Some of you have already found TIEE, but if not…You can find a huge wealth of info and teaching tips at the Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology website. Many open-access articles and some great […]