Tag: Purdue Pest Management Conference

A closeup view of the butterfly in Rachel Carson's hands in "The Entomologist." PHOTO: HEATHER GOOCH

A closer look at Purdue’s entomology sculpture

January 21, 2020 By
PMP's Heather Gooch takes a closer look at “The Entomologist,” a bronze sculpture that resides on the main campus of Purdue University. Read more»
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2020 Purdue Conference packs informational punch

January 8, 2020 By
More than 300 pest management professionals gathered on the main campus of Purdue University for the 2020 Purdue Pest Management Conference. Read more»
Gary and his girls: Daughter Nikki, granddaughter Allison and wife Milta. PHOTO: HEATHER GOOCH

Dr. Bennett gets roasted

January 8, 2020 By
To mark the end of an era, a special retirement reception and "roast" of Dr. Gary Bennett took place during the 2020 Purdue Pest Management Conference. Read more»
PHOTO: HEATHER GOOCH

Exhibitors from the 2020 Purdue Pest Management Conference

January 8, 2020 By
Purdue University's 84th annual Pest Management Conference took place Jan. 6-8, 2020, and more than 30 exhibitors participated. Read more»
Some of the Pi Chi Omega revelers at the 2020 event. PHOTO: HEATHER GOOCH

Pi Chi Omega hosts annual bowling bash

January 5, 2020 By
On Jan. 5, several members of pest control industry fraternity Pi Chi Omega got together at the Rack & Roll Bowling & Billiards center for a party to “Help Strike Out Campus Hunger.” The center is on campus of Purdue... Read more»
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Dr. Gary Bennett. PHOTO: HEATHER GOOCH

Join the Bennett bash at Purdue next month

December 9, 2019 By
On Tuesday, Jan. 7, there will be a roast-style retirement reception for the recently retired Dr. Gary Bennett, in the ballrooms of the Union building. Read more»
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PHOTO: BRIAN RANES

Tracking amazing pollinators

July 8, 2019 By
Butterflies are among the most beautiful of all pollinators. They can be found on every continent except Antarctica. Brian Ranes, ACE, operations manager and staff entomologist for McMahon Exterminating, Evansville, Ind., helps track the monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus) that migrate... Read more»
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PHOTO: HEATHER GOOCH

Members are the meaning of Pi Chi Omega

April 13, 2019 By
The mission of industry fraternity Pi Chi Omega is to connect and enrich the urban pest management community. We want to create a collaborative environment where technical knowledge is shared by our engaged members. To that end, we’ve developed several... Read more»
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PHOTO: HEATHER GOOCH

Highlights from the 83rd Purdue Pest Management Conference

March 8, 2019 By
The 83rd annual Purdue Pest Management Conference took place Jan. 7-9 on the West Layfayette, Ind. Read more»
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An industry tradition: Posing at Purdue

February 12, 2019 By
We highlight some of the Annual Conference Photos from the Purdue Pest Management Conference. Read more»
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