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Bumpers Crop of Students Earn Graduate Degrees in Entomology and Plant Pathology

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Thirteen students earned graduate degrees in entomology and plant pathology in 2018. The two programs are merging into one department. 

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Graduate School Academic Affairs Agriculture Entomology Plant Pathology

2018 Outstanding Staff Team Award Winners Announced

Monday, February 18, 2019

Cindy Morley, Heather Jorgensen, Chad Mills, Doris Smith and Kim Keeney helped guide the merger of the departments of entomology and plant pathology into a stronger single department.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Awards Staff Senate Entomology Plant Pathology

Fischer in Entomology, Ortega in Plant Pathology Named Plant Biologist Scholars

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Hillary Fischer and Laura Ortega, graduate students in Bumpers College, have been named Conviron Scholars by the American Society of Plant Biologists.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Graduate School Agriculture Awards Points of Pride Entomology Plant Science

Doctoral Student Zawislak Honored by Eastern Apicultural Society for Beekeeping Efforts

Friday, September 28, 2018

Jon Zawislak, an extension entomologist and apiary expert who is working on a doctoral degree, was recently Roger A. Morse Award for his leadership.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Graduate School Agriculture Awards Entomology

Korth to Serve as Interim Head of Combined Entomology, Plant Pathology Departments

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Ken Korth, a professor recognized as an outstanding mentor and researcher, has been appointed interim head of the combined department of entomology and plant pathology. 

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Agriculture Appointments Research & Innovation Entomology Plant Pathology

Arkansas Insect Festival Features All Manner of Creatures to Bug You

Monday, September 17, 2018

The all-day festival, on Thursday, Oct. 11 offers a unique mix of learning, roach races and even musical theater.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Agriculture Entertainment Events Outreach Entomology

Entomology Doctoral Student Earns Honor for Study of Oxygen's Role in Plant Self-Defense

Monday, September 10, 2018

Hillary Fischer, a doctoral student, won honors from the Entomological Society of America for research into how plants combat aphid attack using a reactive form of oxygen.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Graduate School Agriculture Awards Research & Innovation Entomology

Fischer and Belsky Earn Awards From Entomological Society of America

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Hillary Fischer and Joey Belsky, both entomology graduate students in the U of A's Dale Bumpers College, have received awards from the Entomological Society of America.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Awards Research & Innovation Entomology

All About Insects Focus of Booth at Farmers Market

Thursday, July 05, 2018

Members of the U of A Entomology Club provide their knowledge of insects local and global at the Fayetteville Farmers Market on several dates this summer.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences Events Natural Environment Outreach Entomology
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