The Entomology Graduate Student Organization (EGSO) is a graduate student-run organization within the department of Entomology at Iowa State University. It exists to assist Entomology graduate students by:
- formally voicing the interests and concerns of the graduate students in the Department of Entomology,
- promoting the professional development and educational enhancement of graduate students in the aforementioned department through formal and informal seminars, meetings, discussions, and dissemination of literature
- serving as a peer group source of information for the incoming and currently enrolled graduate students with respect to academic and non-academic requirements, and
- providing social events for graduate students, their families and friends for interaction, relaxation and fun.
Incoming students are provided with a mentor to assist with the transition to graduate school.
- See our constitution
President: Eric Clifton
Vice-president : Vurtice Albright
Secretary : Kenneth Masloski
Treasurer : Edmund Norris
Graduate Student Senator : Aubrey Paolino
The faculty adviser is Dr. Joel Coats.