• UK Entomologist Dr. Grayson Brown is heading an international effort to investigate sustainable control options for the Zika virus and its insect vectors. Read more in the UKAgNews article by Katie Pratt.

    February 10, 2016
  • Crawley

    Sydney Crawley won the University of Kentucky's “Three-minute Thesis” (3MT) competition.  3MT is a research communication contest where graduate students speak about their current research to a general audience. Sydney will go on to represent UK (travel expenses paid) at the Southern Council of Graduate Schools Regional Competition to be held February 20-21, 2016, in Charlotte, NC. Read more at the 3MT homepage.

    December 11, 2015
  • Palli

    Dr. Reddy Palli, a thirteen year veteran of the University of Kentucky Department of Entomology, has been named the new chair. He will also serve as State Entomologist for Kentucky. Dr. Palli succeeds Dr. John Obrycki, who served as chair since 2003. Congratulations, Dr. Palli! Read more in the AgNews article by Katie Pratt.

    December 11, 2015