The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, August 1, 2017

  Welcome to "The Pepper" --- your semi-regular round-up of science communication news, events, and job leads in the Capital Region and beyond. Send tips and leads to us on Twitter at @CapSciComm, or email capscicomm[at]gmail.com. Our next CapSciComm Science Tour is this coming Sunday! On the evening of August 6th, we'll gather at the Sudwerk Brewing … Continue reading The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, August 1, 2017

CapSciComm Science Tour, August 6th: Bats of the Yolo Causeway

What creatures soar when the sun sets and the dark night rises over the Yolo Causeway? On Interstate 80 between Davis and Sacramento each summer evening, Mexican free-tailed bats emerge in droves to feed for the night. This August, join CapSciComm, NorCal Bats, and the Yolo Basin Foundation for a family-friendly gathering to witness this natural … Continue reading CapSciComm Science Tour, August 6th: Bats of the Yolo Causeway

The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, July 16, 2017

  Welcome to "The Pepper" --- your semi-regular round-up of science communication news, events, and job leads in the Capital Region and beyond. Send tips and leads to us on Twitter at @CapSciComm, or email capscicomm[at]gmail.com. Our next event is this Thursday! On July 20th, we invite anyone working at the intersection of science and policy to meet … Continue reading The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, July 16, 2017

The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, June 12, 2017

  Welcome to "The Pepper" --- your semi-regular round-up of science communication news, events, and job leads in the Capital Region and beyond. Send tips and leads to us on Twitter at @CapSciComm, or email capscicomm[at]gmail.com. Our June event is coming up! If you're a Sacramento area scientist, science professional, or student who wants more practice … Continue reading The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, June 12, 2017

Register for the New CapSciComm #SpiceUpSci Workshop for Scientists, June 17th in Davis

To meet the rising demand for science café speakers in the Sacramento region, Capital Science Communicators is launching a new professional development series: the CapSciComm #SpiceUpSci Workshop. Taught by CapSciComm Public Science Chair Nick Gray, the series debuts June 17th. Registration is currently open and ends Friday, June 16th. CapSciComm #SpiceUpSci Workshop Saturday, June 17th, 2017 10:00 a.m. to … Continue reading Register for the New CapSciComm #SpiceUpSci Workshop for Scientists, June 17th in Davis

CapSciComm Science Tour, May 5th: The California ISO (Register by April 2nd)

How does electricity flow across California? Who manages how power is transmitted to communities and industries across the vast expanses of the Golden State? You'll learn these answers and more at our next Capital Science Communicators Science Tour —  a very special visit to the California Independent System Operator campus in Folsom! CapSciComm Science Tour: California ISO Friday, May … Continue reading CapSciComm Science Tour, May 5th: The California ISO (Register by April 2nd)

CapSciComm Networking Social, April 12th: CapSciComm Turns 4!

On April 12th, 2013, we decided those who gave a voice to science needed to unite our own professional community here in California's Capital Region. It's been four years now — and we're proud to be still be connecting science communicators in Sacramento, Davis, and beyond — and we're thrilled to invite you to our birthday … Continue reading CapSciComm Networking Social, April 12th: CapSciComm Turns 4!

CapSciComm Networking Social, March 8th: #WomenInScience Brainstorm in Sacramento

How can we empower women scientists? This International Women’s Day, March 8th, join us in Sacramento with local women in science for a brainstorm on this very question. CapSciComm Networking Social + #WomenInScience Brainstorm Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Kupros Craft House (Upstairs) 1217 21st Street, Sacramento, California Please RSVP to help us … Continue reading CapSciComm Networking Social, March 8th: #WomenInScience Brainstorm in Sacramento