Shelby received her B.S. in Entomology and Agricultural Leadership and Development from Texas A&M University in 2017. She is broadly interested in the biodiversity, taxonomy, systematics, biology, and biogeography of bees. Starting this summer, she will be creating an updated checklist of bees known in Pennsylvania. In the fall, Shelby will begin her Ph.D. and participation in Penn State’s new Integrative Pollinator Ecology (IPE) Graduate Training Program. If you are interested, please visit Shelby’s website for updated information about her academic and extracurricular activities:

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