Discussing First Impressions with ESA Veterans at Entomology 2013

By Joseph Alfonso With so many things, first impressions are incredibly important and the annual meeting of the Entomological Society of America is no exception (click here for my earlier post about my first ESA meeting). After the waves of excitement and nervousness subsided on my second day, I wanted to speak with others about […]

Video Interview with the Entomological Foundation at Entomology 2013

By Joseph Alfonso Did you stop by the Exhibit Hall at the ESA meeting this year? With so many booths to see and all the insect merchandise to check out, it’s a great place to spend time some time at the conference. Unfortunately, being a grad student limited the amount of insect related things I […]

A New Member Shares his Thoughts on his First ESA Meeting

By Joseph Alfonso Most students attending the national ESA meeting for the first time, like myself, expect to create connections with other people and gain exposure to new science in their field. Over time, the experiences we gain from each additional meeting will vary, but the benefit in attending is great. I spoke with a […]