News and Notes

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Call for Award Nominations!

Who stands out among our members? Submission Deadline: June 30, 2021 Click here to download an Award Nomination Form Take a minute to think about who you know that deserves to be considered for a Pi Chi Omega award in 2021. We bet it won’t [...]

2021-06-14T11:26:05-04:00 June 14th, 2021|

Pi Chi Omega Scholarship Recipients: The List Expands!

The list of Pi Chi Omega scholarship recipients is long. Since awarding our first scholarship to Dr. Bobby Corrigan in 1976, Pi Chi Omega has provided more than $230,000 in financial support entomology students. We are happy to announce, the list just grew! If you [...]

2021-05-14T12:52:31-04:00 May 14th, 2021|

Pi Chi Omega Member Recognized with the International IPM Award of Excellence

Frank Meek, Rollins Technical Services Manager, recently received the International IPM Award of Excellence (IPM Practitioner – Non-Academic), for his outstanding work in developing and implementing novel IPM-based strategies of controlling pests in the urban environment. The 2021 International IPM Achievement Awards recognize individuals who [...]

2021-04-08T16:21:49-04:00 April 8th, 2021|

Pi Chi Omega Scholarships Application Deadline: March 15, 2021!

Pi Chi Omega awards 5 scholarships to students in the field of urban and industrial pest management - or some closely related field of study. Eligible students are currently enrolled undergraduate or graduate students interested in urban or industrial pest management. Previous recipients can reapply! [...]

2021-02-01T13:23:45-05:00 February 1st, 2021|

Pi Chi Omega Virtual Booth @ PestWorld

Staff and Board members manned the Pi Chi Omega virtual exhibit booth which featured a Membership Video, a Scholarship Program video and an Insect ID Game organized by Mark Vanderwerp and Shep. The booth enjoyed 191 total clicks by 119 visitors. Congratulations to Amanda Klein [...]

2020-10-23T16:20:01-04:00 October 23rd, 2020|