Graduate Bulletins and Announcements, 1922, 1966-
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Brief Description: Graduate bulletins and announcements, including announcement of the department (1922), fellowships in entomology (1966- ) and work in insect physiology, toxicology and biochemistry (1966- ).
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Record Series Number: 15/8/803
Created by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Department of Entomology
Volume: 0.1 cubic feet
Acquired: 9/63
Arrangement: alphabetically by type of material and chronological thereunder
Biographical Note for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Department of Entomology :

The Entomology Department deals with the study of insect control, classes of insects, the life of insects and immunization problems. In 1899, a complete four-year course in entomology was proposed.1 By 1900, entomology was a separate department under the College of Science.2 In 1913, through reorganization of the colleges, it became part of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.3 In 1959, it was included in the School of Life Sciences, established within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.4

1. Catalogs and Registers, 1899-1900, p. 125.

2. Ibid., 1900-01, p. 121.

3. Ibid., 1913-14, p. 155.

4. Board of Trustees Transactions, 40th Report, June 23, 1959, p. 435.

Subject Index
Entomology Department
Languages of Materials
English [eng]