Entomological Society of America names 2009 award winners

October 01, 2009

ESA is pleased to announce the winners of its 2009 awards. Professional awards will be presented at the Opening Plenary Session of the ESA Annual Meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana, Sunday, December 13, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Student awards will be presented on Tuesday, December 15, 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Professional and student award winners are listed below, with full biographies and photos available at http://www.entsoc.org/resources/press_releases/2009-awards.htm. John Henry Comstock Graduate Student Awards -- These awards promote interest in entomology at the graduate level and stimulate interest in attending the ESA Annual Meeting. The following 2009 winners were selected by each of the five ESA Branches:
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Founded in 1889, ESA is a non-profit organization committed to serving the scientific and professional needs of nearly 6,000 entomologists and individuals in related disciplines. ESA's membership includes representatives from educational institutions, government, health agencies, and private industry. More information on ESA is available at http://www.entsoc.org.

Contact: Richard Levine, 301-731-4535, ext. 3009, or rlevine@entsoc.org.

Entomological Society of America

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