Remembering Edith Patch, the First Female President of the Entomological Society of America

By Amanda Clark When Cassie Gibbs came to the University of Maine in 1971, a photograph hanging in an office captivated her. She was studying it one day when Geddes Simpson, head of the Entomology Department, informed her that the woman was Edith Marion Patch, UMaine’s first female entomologist. From that day forward, Gibbs — […]

Source: Entomology Today

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