Entomology Graduate Student Organization


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:

  1. Formally voicing the interests and concerns of the graduate students in the Department of Entomology,
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Providing social events for graduate students, as well as their families and friends, for interaction, relaxation and fun.

Important Documents

See our Constitution


Seminar Series

Event schedule

Information (and link to recorded seminars)


Recent News

  • EGSO members had a wonderful time at the annual Pollinator Fest at Reiman Gardens! Here are the EGSO members posing with the world's largest concrete gnome at the gardens: