Meetings & Events

Fall 2022 Meetings and Events

For the fall 2022 semester, the club will meet biweekly on Thursdays at 5:15 pm. Meetings are typically held in Fernald Hall room 201 (the Alexander Conference Room). Non-members are welcome to drop in and attend meetings or events if they wish!

Regular meeting dates and planned schedule:

  • September 8 - Welcome back, and insect collecting on campus

  • September 22 - Specimen pinning from fall and spring collecting days

  • October 6 - Specimen sorting of Lepidoptera in the UMass entomology collection

  • October 20 - Member presentation on the world of ants

  • November 3 - Specimen sorting, insect order TBD

  • November 17 - Thanksgiving Hibernation Party!

  • December 1 - Building insect display for Morrill Science Center

  • December 15 - Finalize and install insect display

Additional events, outside of standard meeting times: