Meetings

Regular MES lectures/meetings are held the 3rd Friday of each of the 6 months coinciding with the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) academic year.  Lectures/meetings are held at 7:00 p.m., in Room 004 (one floor below the street level), Biological Sciences Building, UMBC.  Bring a friend and specimens, observations, and books to share.  Refreshments will be provided.  Presentations are scheduled to begin at 7:15 p.m.

UMBC Campus Maps:

General Campus Map (PDF)

Parking Map (PDF)

Handicapped Accessible Routes Map (PDF)

Upcoming Events

Past Events

October 16, 2020 7:00 pm
MES Lecture – via Zoom

Title: On some insects associated with our local Apocynaceae, with side trips to the Caribbean and Horn of Africa. Speaker: Warren E. Steiner, Jr., Research Collaborator, Department of Entomology, Smithsonian Institution

November 20, 2020 7:00 pm
MES Lecture – via Zoom

Title: Status of wild native bee populations in Maryland Speaker: Sam Droege, Native Bee Lab, Wildlife Biologist, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, USGS

February 19, 2021 7:00 pm
MES Lecture – via Zoom

Title: Despicable Mites:  Recent Findings in the study of Tropilaelaps mercedesae and Varroa destructor. Speaker:  Dr. Samuel Ramsey – USDA Bee Lab

March 19, 2021 7:00 pm
MES Lecture – via Zoom

Title:  Cicadas-Brood X Speaker:  Dr. Mike Raupp  

April 16, 2021 7:00 pm
MES Lecture – via Zoom

Title:  What Makes a Mosquito a Good Vector. Speaker:  Dr. Mike Turrell

May 21, 2021 7:00 pm
MES Lecture – via Zoom

Topic:  Members Presentations TBD