Arkansas Entomological Society

AESThe Arkansas Entomological Society was formed in order to foster the science of entomology in the state and to enhance communication among those interested in entomology. The AES was founded in the summer of 1991 at a meeting of many of the state's professional entomologists.

Annual Meeting

Joint Annual Meetings of the

Kansas Entomological Society

and the

Arkansas Entomological Society


April 3 and 4, 2015

Arkansas Memorial Union

University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, Arkansas



Friday, April 3, 2015  5:30 - 7:00 pm

UA Arthropod Museum Open House and Reception (light refreshments)


Saturday, April 4, 2015  7:00 am - 4:00 pm (depending on submissions)


Continental Breakfast  7:00 - 8:00 am

Morning Session  8:00 am - 11:30 am

Luncheon, Arkansas Memorial Union  11:30 am

Keynote Speaker  12:00 pm - 1 pm


Dr. Steve Yanoviak

Tom Wallace Endowed Chair of Conservation, University of Louisville

"Big questions in rainforest canopy insect ecology" 


Afternoon Session -- Continued Poster and Paper Presentations  1 pm

Student Award Presentations will be made at the conclusion of the Paper Presentations

Business meetings (each Society) after Award presentations


Student Competition Awards for paper and poster submissions -- graduate and undergrad




PLEASE NOTE:  Parking in the Union garage is free after 5 PM on Friday and on the weekend! 

Directions to the Arkansas Union parking garage

Paper/Poster Submission and Abstract Deadline:  March 20, 2015


REGISTRATION is on the University of Arkansas Entomology web site at:


Online Registration


Paper Registration 


Registration fee includes Friday reception; Saturday continental breakfast, breaks and lunch

Early Registration (by March 20):  $20 student, $40 non-student

After March 20:  $20 student, $60 non-student


Meeting Organizers:     Robert N. Wiedenmann,

                                        Ricky F. Corder,

                                        Austin K. Jones,













Membership is open to all individuals who are interested in the study of insects and related arthropods, and is not limited to residents of Arkansas. Members include educators, extension personnel, students, researchers, professionals and hobbyists.

Annual dues are $10 for regular members and $5 for students.

The Society can not currently accept online submissions for membership applications. Download the  application form below that you can return by mail (requires Adobe PDF Reader).

Contact Information

Ricky Corder

Dr. Robert Wiedenmann

Please address all correspondence to:

Arkansas Entomological Society
319 AGRI Building
1 University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR 72701

Additional Information