Entomology Undergraduate Capstone Forum

Spring Semester 2016


The Spring Semester 2016 Undergraduate Capstone Forum is scheduled for Thursday, April 28 (tentatively from 3:30-5:00 pm) in 116 WSLR. Successful completion of the capstone experience, including an oral presentation, and a written paper or poster, is a departmental requirement for graduation. Please see the ENTM 49300 course website and syllabus for further information: https://ag.purdue.edu/entm/pages/entm-493.aspx


  • It is the responsibility of each student to email the title of their capstone presentation to Dr. Richmond no later than April 7th if they intend to make their presentation during Spring Semester 2016.
  • A final schedule for the capstone forum will be available the following week.
  • Capstone presentations should be limited to 12 minutes with an additional 3 minutes for questions.
  • All students planning to participate in the Spring Semester Capstone Forum should be enrolled in ENTM 49300 during Spring Semester. After consulting your capstone mentor for advice on credit hours (1-3), please see Amanda Wilson to register using the course registration number (CRN) of your capstone mentor.​


If you have difficulties uploading your summary, please email it to Dr. Richmond


Questions concerning the capstone requirements should be directed to:


Dr. Douglas Richmond

Associate Professor

Department of Entomology



Email: drichmond@purdue.edu


If you require special technical assistance with AV or computer equipment for your presentation Please contact the AgIT help desk at least one week in advance of the Forum. By default, the capstone forum will be set-up with a computer and LCD projector. Only students with special presentation requirements above and beyond a computer and projector will need to contact AgIT.


Phone: 4-8333

Email: AgITHelp@purdue.edu​​​