Entomology Advocacy Week 2022

Join the ESA President: Jessica Ware, former president: May Berenbaum, 2023 President-Elect: Marianne Alleyne, and the former NIFA Director Sonny Ramaswamy to participate in our Entomology Advocacy Week discussions. 

The State of the Society - May 2022

Join ESA President, Jessica M. Ware and Executive Director Chris Stelzig for the "State of the Society" address. The webinar will provide updates on the ESA's financial status; meeting, membership, and programmatic growth; new initiatives; and other important updates. 

How to Get Involved in ESA Leadership Development Opportunities in 2022

Have you thought about getting more involved in ESA leadership opportunities but were unsure where to get started? This webinar covered what opportunities are available at the national level and hear from current and past leaders about what they have found most valuable from the experience!

Early Career Professionals Webinar Series

The North Central Branch Early Career Professionals Committee and the national ESA Early Career Professionals Committee organized a webinar series focused on careers in entomology. 

Post-Webinar Discussion on Invasive Insects Webinar Series

Invasive insects are devastating in agricultural, natural, and urban environments around the world. The Entomological Society of America is positioned to be a leader in developing a collaborative invasive species mitigation and management roadmap.

On the Horizon: New findings in tick biology, ecology, and control

Ever wanted to enjoy the outdoors without the prospect of tick bites and tick-borne diseases? You’re not alone! With an up-“tick” in tick-borne disease cases, it is important to understand tick biology and ecology in order to manage your risk. Sponsored by the Eastern Branch, this webinar featured a panel of tick experts to share their current research on tick biology, ecology, and control. Our panel also answered audience questions on how you can protect yourself from tick bites while outdoors.

Social Justice and Entomology Webinar Series

Join our panelists to talk about climate change, food systems, security, and equity and the impact it has on our world over two webinars to answer questions such as: What is the role of entomology in creating equity and sustainable food systems? Whether in the area of vector-borne disease or food production, can entomology work to lessen inequity caused by climate change locally and globally? 

Continental Dialogues Webinar Series

The Continental Dialogue is convened by The Nature Conservancy and the Entomological Society of America’s “Grand Challenges Agenda for Entomology,” as a short series of webinars focused on the current strategic and planning needs in forest health. These webinars spanned from the prevention of the introduction of new pests, through detection and management, all the way to reforestation and biological control organisms.