UF/IFAS CALS Graduate Students Inspire Children to Study Bugs with ‘Celebration of Insects’ Event

Celebration of Insects

Scientists from the UF/IFAS Florida Medical Entomology Lab (FMEL) and Indian River Research and Education Center (IRREC) invited children ages six through 12 to join them for a morning of collecting, observing, discussing and releasing insects at Heathcote… Read More

Graduation Profile: Vanessa Simoes Dias researches pest management approaches

Vanessa Dias in the lab

By Andrew Horvath, agricultural education and communication master’s student Pursuing a doctorate from the No.1 entomology and nematology program is not an easy task, but Vanessa Simoes Dias has whole-heartedly taken on the challenge. As an undergraduate student,… Read More