Post Tagged with: "Bekka Brodie"

Biologists Lure Long Horned Beetles to Diversity Study in Romania

Biologists Lure Long Horned Beetles to Diversity Study in Romania

 “The Insect Apocalypse Is Here!” This is not a blockbuster starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, but the title of a November 2018 New York Times editorial that summarized some worrying trends in biodiversity conservation. Several recent studies from places as different as South American jungles and Germany have documented […]

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February 3, 2019 at 9:30 amResearch

Sustainability | Conversation about Sustainable Pest Management, Oct. 25

Sustainability | Conversation about Sustainable Pest Management, Oct. 25

The Sustainability Studies theme presents Dr. Bekka Brodie on “Sustainable Solutions: A Conversation about Sustainable Pest Management” on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in Alden Library 319 (Friends of the Library Room). Worried about the growing use of chemicals in agriculture and pest management? Come and learn […]

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October 1, 2018 at 6:00 pmEvents

OHIO Researchers Called Upon to Solve Midge Fly Infestation in Ohio Waste Water Treatment Plants

Honors Tutorial College student Mitch Duffner with bioassaying flashing LED lights, mimicking midge wingbeat frequencies at Alum Creek Water Reclamation Facility.

Ever wonder what happens to the water when it goes down the drain or toilet? Eventually, it ends up at a water reclamation facility, where it is filtered, cleansed and converted back into water that can be used for other purposes, such as agricultural irrigation, replenishing surface and ground water, […]

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August 26, 2018 at 5:29 pmNews Research

Arts & Sciences Welcomes New Faculty This Fall

Arts & Sciences Welcomes New Faculty This Fall

The College of Arts & Sciences welcomes many new faculty members this fall. “We’re pleased to welcome an outstanding new cohort of faculty to support the College’s academic programs,” said Dr. Joseph Shields, Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences. “These individuals bring deep disciplinary knowledge and experience […]

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August 17, 2018 at 8:14 amNews

Plant Biology Colloquium | Harnessing Sight and Scent Communication Pathways for Insect Conservation, March 2

Dr. Bekka Brodie

The Environmental & Plant Biology Colloquium Series presents Dr. Bekka Brodia on “Harnessing sight and scent communication pathways for insect conservation and management” on Friday, March 2, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter 104. Brodie is a Visiting Professor in the Biological Sciences Department at Ohio University. Abstract: Insects use a variety of sensory […]

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February 2, 2018 at 4:00 pmEvents

Ecolunch | Foraging and Communication Ecology of Calyptrate Flies, Feb. 15

Dr. Bekka Brodie

The Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Colloquium series “Ecolunch” features Dr. Bekka Brodie on Feb. 15, at 11:50 a.m. in Irvine 159. Brodie’s presentation is titled “Foraging and communication ecology of calyptrate flies.” Brodie is a faculty member in the Biological Sciences Department at Ohio University. All Ecolunch seminars are open to […]

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February 1, 2017 at 8:30 pmEvents

Migration Patterns for a Family with No Country—And a Landing at OHIO

Rex and Tavi Popescu on their journey to Ohio.

Editor’s Note: Welcome to Athens, Bekka, Viorel, Tavi and Rex!  By Dr. Bekka S. Brodie Adjunct Professor of Biological Sciences They say that migration is most evident in birds. But I would argue that academics have a much more evident migration. Academic migrants move in their search of wisdom, experience, […]

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February 22, 2016 at 1:25 pmNews