Entomology

Our Mission in Entomology...

To improve the quality of life for the state, nation and the world by advancing scientific knowledge through the development and application of arthropod/nematode science. The Department of Entomology offers learning, engagement and discovery programs to meet the needs of Indiana, the Midwest, and the nation. Undergraduate degree programs and Graduate degree programs at both the Master’s and Ph.D. levels are offered.

 

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Entomology
901 W. State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907
765-494-4554​​
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Urban Center Newsletter

July 2022 issue of the Urban Center newsletter.

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May 2022 Boiler Buzz

May 2022 issue of the ENTM biannual newsletter.

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Krispn Given Featured in WLFI "What It Takes"

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — News 18 continues to find out "What It Takes" to...

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Satellite remote sensing could predict Spotted lanternfly spread

Like a stylish secret agent, the Spotted lanternfly has a striking appearance, but it is shrouded...

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Entomology professor explains how homeowners, gardeners can help bee populations thrive

If bees ever ceased to exist, humans would be in deep trouble, says entomology professor and...

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Graduate Student Spotlight: Maddie Carpenter

For the most part honey bees rely on humans to survive. We have been breeding them for many...

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Colombian student finds hive of ideas at Purdue Agriculture

“I love working with bees because, I think, they are the most interesting insects in the world. I want to learn new ways to take care of the existing populations,” Liced Giraldo Moreno said. Moreno, an undergraduate in her final...

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