Fred Baxendale, Jim Kalisch, Wayne Ohnesorg, North Central Branch ESA 2017 Entomology Educational Project Award, “Nebraska 4-H Entomology Manual”
Dr. Doug Golick is the recipient of the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities' 2017 Innovative Teaching Award.
Jim Kalisch, Shripat Kamble, Ronald C. Seymour, 2017 Entomology Educational Project Award, “Identification Guide to Common Spiders in Nebraska” Extension Bulletin
Dr. Susan Weller will be the 2017 President of the Entomological Society of America.Dr. Bob Wright is the recipient of the Gamma Sigma Delta Excellence in Extension Award. Graduate Students:
Sanjay Basnet, Travel Scholarship.
Debora Goulart Montezano, Travel Scholarship
Lindsay Overmyer, 3rd place, North Central Branch ESA Undergraduate and MS Poster Session II
Jordy Reinders, 1st place, North Central Branch ESA Undergraduate and MS Oral Presentation, Session II, Travel Scholarship
Jennifer Shaughney, the Edwards Prize presented for the best published masters thesis on beetles at the Coleopterists Society Annual Meeting.
Dariane Souza, 3rd place, North Central Branch ESA PhD Student Poster Session I, Travel Scholarship.
Suresh Varsani, Travel Scholarship.
Ethan Hoffart, Earl and Bertha Ramsey undergraduate scholarship.
Ellis Johnson, 4th place poster at the CASNR 2017 Spring Research Fair, "Arabidopsis-Cabbage Aphid Interaction: Role of Myzus persicae - induced Lipase 1 (MPL1) Gene", Entomological Society of America Plant-Insect Ecosystems (P-IE) Undergraduate Student Achievement in Entomology Award.
Alex Lehmann, $2400 UCARE Award - "The Community of Carrion Beetles in Conventional and No-Till Agroecosystems of Western Nebraska", $2500 UNL Agricultural Division Undergraduate Student Research Project - "The Role of Carrion Beetles in Agroecosystems of Western Nebraska,Warren and Una Emerson undergraduate scholarship, Ephraim and Veallon Hixson undergraduate scholarship.
Braden Wojahn, UCARE Award - "Discover of Sorghum Resistance and Physiological Responses to Greenbugs (Schizaphis graminum), Warren and Una Emerson undergraduate scholarship, Ephraim and Veallon Hixson undergraduate scholarship.
Dr. Jeff Bradshawreceived the Innovative Extension Specialist Award at the Fall Extension Conference.
Kaitlin Chapman has received the Hardin Distinguished Graduate Fellowship Award from the Agricultural Research Division, UNL, and a travel support award from the Myron H. Swenk Fund.
Hillary Fischer, Milton E. Mohr Scholarship, Arthur von Bergen Memorial Award.
|The Entomology Department, University-wide Departmental Teaching Award from the University of Nebraska.
Dr. Joe Louis, 2015 Eric E. Conn Young Investigator AwardGraduate Students:
Justin McMechan, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Adriano Pereira, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Suresh Varsani, NCB-ESA Travel AwardUndergraduate Students:
Hillary Fischer, Milton E. Mohr Scholarship
Dr. Fred Baxendale, C. V. Riley Achievement Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Science of Entomology, NCB-ESA, Honorary Member Award, ESA
Dr. Ashley Hall, Junior Faculty Holling Family Award for Teaching Excellence
Dr. Gary Hein, North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Teaching Award of Merit Certificate
Dr. Tiffany Heng-Moss, UNL Teaching Council/Parents Association Outstanding Service Award
Dr. Shripat Kamble, Nebraska Chapter of Gamma Sigma Delta Award for Excellence in Extension
Dr. Joe Louis, Associate Editor, Journal of Arthropod-Plant Interactions and the Journal of Economic Entomology
The Linnaean Team won 1st place in the competition at the NCB-ESA meeting and qualified to compete at the ESA annual meeting this November in Portland, OR. They also received a $2500 travel grant for the meeting. Team members were Alister Bryson, Kyle Koch, Wayne Ohnesorg, and Johan Pretorius. Coaches were Drs. Bob Wright and Ken PruessStaff:
Stephen Spomer, UNL Teaching Council/Parents Association Outstanding Service AwardGraduate Students:
Carolina Camargo, 3rd Place Ph.D. paper competition, NCB-ESA, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Karen da Silva, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Melina Florez-Cuadros, ARD Advisory Council Travel Fund Award, 58th Livestock Insect Workers Conference Student Travel Grant Award
Erin Ingram, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Kyle Koch, Milton E. Mohr Fellowship, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Louise Lynch, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Christopher McCullough, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Justin McMechan, 1st Place Ph.D. paper competition, NCB-ESA, 1st Place Ph.D. paper competition, ESA
Camila de Oliveira, 3rd Place M.S. paper competition, NCB-ESA, North Central Branch Travel Award, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Johan Pretorius, 3rd Place for his Ph.D. paper competition, NCB-ESA
Travis Prochaska, Milton E. Mohr Fellowship, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Leslie Rault, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Matheus Ribeiro, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Zach Rystrom, Swenk Travel Fund Award
Jennifer Shaughney, Travel Funding from the Friends of the University of Nebraska State Museum, David H. & Anne E. Larrick Memorial Travel Fund Award, Swenk Travel Fund Award
David Wangila, North Central Branch Travel Award, Board Certified Entomologist-InternUndergraduate Students:
Stephanie Endrulat, Insect Science Scholarship
Mary Foshee, Insect Science Scholarship
Erica Heidenreich, Earl and Bertha Ramsey Memorial Fund Scholarship, Ephriam and Veallon Hixson Memorial Fund Scholarship
Hillary Fischer, Earl and Bertha Ramsey Memorial Fund Scholarship, Ephriam and Veallon Hixson Memorial Fund Scholarship
Justine LaViolette, Insect Science Ambassador
Dr. Tiffany Heng-Moss, 2013 National Teaching Award for Food and Agriculture Sciences
Dr. Blair Siegfried, Charles Bessey University Professor of Entomology
Dr. Tom Weissling, IANR Dinsdale Family Award, Holling Family Award for Teaching Excellence
Dr. Jerry Zhu, Vice President of the Asia-Pacific Association of Chemical Ecologists
Drs. Marion Ellis, Doug Golick, Tiffany Heng-Moss, and Tom Weissling, NCB-ESA Entomology Educational Project Award - Inside the Hive
Drs. Abdul Hafiz ab Majid and Shripat Kamble, NCB-ESA Entomology Educational Project Award - Urban and Structural/Industrial Course OutlineStaff:
Jim Kalisch, Special Recognition for Outstanding Service to the North Central Branch - Entomological Society of AmericaGraduate Students:
Jelfina Alouw, Swenk Travel Funds
Lizette Dahlgren, American Association of Professional Apiculturists Research Scholarship
Jenny Freed, Milton E. Mohr Fellowship
Erin Ingram, Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees Scholarship
Justin McMechan, 1st Place Ph.D. Paper Competition, Entomological Society of America, Swenk Travel Funds
Ralph Narain, Fred Clute Memorial Fellowship, NCB-ESA Presidential Student Travel Scholarship, Swenk Travel Funds
Camila de Oliveira, 3rd Place, M.S. Poster Competition NCB-ESA, Swenk Travel Funds
Johan Pretorius, 3rd Place Ph.D. Poster Competition NCB-ESA
Travis Prochaska, Swenk Travel Funds
Crystal Ramm, Swenk Travel Funds
Karen da Silva, 2nd Place M.S. Poster Competition, NCB-ESA, Milton E. Mohr Fellowship, Swenk Travel Funds
Mitch Stamm, NCB-ESA Graduate Student Scholarship Award, Presidential Student Travel Scholarship
Muhammed Urfan Ullah, 1st Place Graduate Student Poster, President's Prize, National Entomological Society Meeting
David Wangila, David and Anne E. Larrick Memorial Travel Fund award, Milton E. Mohr Fellowship, Swenk Travel Funds
Lia Marchi Werle, Swenk Travel Funds
Ashley Yates, Swenk Travel FundsUndergraduate Students:
Kait Armitage, Ephraim and Veallon Hixson Memorial Scholarship
Aaron Gilman, Ephraim and Veallon Hixson Memorial Scholarship
Elliot Knoell, Earl and Bertha Ramsey Memorial Scholarship
Justine La Violette, Earl and Bertha Ramsey Memorial Scholarship
Katie O'Brien, Ephraim and Veallon Hixson Memorial Scholarship
Thais Teixeira, 1st Place Undergraduate Poster, NCB-ESA