Wiedenmann Attends Environmental Prize Ceremony

Rob Wiedenmann, head of the Department of Entomology, participated in the April 15 ceremony for the presentation of the prestigious Tyler Environmental Prize to May Berenbaum, head of the Department of Entomology at the University of Illinois. The ceremony, held in Beverly Hills, Calif., and attended by approximately 150 people, was to recognize Berenbaum for her work on the coevolution between plants and insects. Wiedenmann represented the Entomological Society of America in his role as vice-president-elect.