Keep Science Spicy, Sacramento!
CapSciComm connects science communicators across California’s Capital Region with resources and networks for professional development. Become a member today — help grow our local scicomm community!
What We Do at CapSciComm
We create a shared community for professionals and students across diverse disciplines — journalists, PIOs, creatives, policy crafters, outreach specialists, researchers — anyone who is interested in the clear communication of science.
We curate social events, field trips, planning retreats, and other events for professional networking and career advancement — supporting science communicators at all levels of practice and craft.
We support the growing popularity of science cafés in the Sacramento region — bringing the brains to our local nightlife, and helping scientists find opportunities to hone their public engagement craft.
Become a Member Today!
When you join Capital Science Communicators as a professional or student member, you are investing in a vibrant network of friends and colleagues — building rich resources for professional development and career advancement. Begin your membership today — and be eligible for our Executive Board elections and Committee volunteering opportunities this year!
Local Events and News
- Virtual Social on Tuesday October 20: Meet the new board and learn about CapSciComm committees!Hello science communicators! We are pleased to present and facilitate an online social on Tuesday, October 20 from 7-9pm PDT.Continue reading “Virtual Social on Tuesday October 20: Meet the new board and learn about CapSciComm committees!”
- Turning of the Page: Seven Years of Building a SciComm Community in SacramentoIn his departing message, CapSciComm Founder Ben Young Landis reflects on seven years of the organization’s early history.
- Election Results: Announcing the 2020-21 CapSciComm Executive Board!Announcing our election results and the next leadership group of Capital Science Communicators!
- CapSciComm (Virtual) Networking Social, Tuesday August 25th!We’re back for our next virtual CapSciComm Networking Social — the last one hosted by our legacy board!
- #CapSciCommLive Virtual Trivia Night, Tuesday, August 18thNeed a little social interaction? Rally your home team and join CapSciComm and Trivia with the Bens for a virtual trivia night this coming Tuesday!
- CapSciComm (Virtual) Networking Social, Wednesday August 12th with the San Diego Science Writers Association!We’re back for our next virtual CapSciComm Networking Social — co-hosted with San Diego Science Writers Association!
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