Winter 2017 Seminar Schedule

Seminars are held in Room 220, Animal Science/Entomology Bldg. unless otherwise stated.  Coffee & doughbites are served at 10:00 am, seminars to start at 10:10 am. 

 Tuesday, Sept 12 Dr. Forough Khadem, Mitacs. “Mitacs Funding & Training Opportunities for Research Collaborations”
Tuesday, Sept 26 Dr. John Gavloski, Manitoba Agriculture. “New and potentially invasive insect pests of field crops in Manitoba”
Tuesday, Oct 17 *Special Seminar* Student Practice for ESM/ESC Joint Annual Meeting
Tuesday,  Oct 31 Ms. Melanie Dubois, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. "Surviving the Zom-Bee Apocalypse: Developing Tools to Support Native Bees in Agricultural Ecosystems"
Tuesday, Nov 14 Ms. Katrina Froese, FortWhyte Alive. “Education and Entomology - How insects engage learners young and old”
Tuesday, Nov 28


Mr. Arash Kheirodin, Department of Entomology, University of Manitoba. “Effects of landscape structure on the abundance of Cereal Leaf Beetle Oulema melanopus (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) and its natural enemies, including the parasitoid Tetrastichus julis (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae).”