BellFest 2010 will take place at the University of Vermont in Burlington June 12-15. This
will be a celebration of the 50-year career of Ross and Joyce Bell (Department of Biology,
University of Vermont) in biological education and insect systematics. Colleagues and
other friends will gather in Burlington to participate in a reception, symposium, banquet,
and - for those who choose - a day in the field for insect collecting. The symposium will
feature two days of scientific presentations (talks and posters). Within a year of the
meeting, plans include the publication of a Festschrift, based primarily on
The announcement for BellFest can be found at the link below. People who are interested
in attending are invited to download the registration/accommodation form, fill it out for
both registration and room reservations and send it directly to Jessica Rykken (address
and more details at the link below) in advance of the required 28 May deadline.
If you are interested in presenting at the BellFest Symposium, please contact John Spence
Feel free to share this with others who might be interested!