The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 9, 2015

The Pepper August 9, 2015 Welcome to The Pepper! Help keep everyone updated on science communications news and events in and around the Capital Region by sending your updates to capscicomm@gmail.com. Whether you’re on our member list as a professional or an enthusiast, let us know if you find The Pepper to be a helpful resource, and yourContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 9, 2015”

August 12th Davis Science Café: The Science of Beer Brewing

Pairing with Davis Beer Week in August, the next Davis Science Café will feature the campus’ famous “Pope of Foam”! “Melanoidins in Märzen & Polypeptides in Pilsner: The Chemistry of Beer Quality” Davis Science Café Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. City Hall Tavern 226 F Street, Davis, CA Free to attend Complimentary soft drinks courtesy UCDContinue reading “August 12th Davis Science Café: The Science of Beer Brewing”

The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 2, 2015

The Pepper August 2, 2015 Welcome to The Pepper! This is our experiment for an official newsletter format, to keep everyone updated on science communications news and events in and around the Capital Region. Send your updates to capscicomm@gmail.com, and we’ll try for a weekly publication schedule and go from there. Whether you’re on our member listContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 2, 2015”

Lodi “Science Night Live” Evening Fuels Up on Algae on August 5th

At the next “Science Night Live” science café in Lodi, we’re powering the future with microscopic algae! “Molecular Green Machines: Sustainable Fuels from Algae” Science Night Live with the WOW Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. World of Wonders Science Museum 2 North Sacramento Street, Lodi Free to attend Wine/beer cash bar andContinue reading “Lodi “Science Night Live” Evening Fuels Up on Algae on August 5th”

Capital Science Communicators Added to @ScienceWriters Family

Capital Science Communicators is now listed with the National Association of Science Writers (NASW). CapSciComm now appears on the “Local Science Writing Groups” page on the NASW website (http://www.nasw.org/local-science-writing-groups), joining a network of science communicators groups from around the United States. The Summer 2013 issue of ScienceWriters, the membership magazine of NASW, also announces the arrivalContinue reading “Capital Science Communicators Added to @ScienceWriters Family”

Capital Science Communicators Networking Social on August 15 in Sacramento

CapSciComm friends — it’s time to grab a drink and meet up: Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Thursday, August 15, 2013 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Bistro Michel 1501 14th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 Appetizers served No-host bar Free for students and interns $10.00 for professionals (Proceeds go towards this and future CapSciComm activities) CLICKContinue reading “Capital Science Communicators Networking Social on August 15 in Sacramento”

Capital Science Communicators Networking Social on July 18 in Davis

CapSciComm friends — it’s time for another meetup, this time rotating to Davis! Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Thursday, July 18, 2013 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. de Vere’s Irish Pub 217 E Street, Davis, CA 95616 No-host bar/food Suggested donation at door We had a wonderful night out in Sacramento in June at ourContinue reading “Capital Science Communicators Networking Social on July 18 in Davis”

June 20 Happy Hour: Communicators Assemble!

Journalists, PIOs and researchers gathered on June 20, 2013, for the first-ever networking social of Capital Science Communicators (CapSciComm). Hosted at Bistro Michel in Sacramento, Calif., the inaugural gathering included representatives from the California State Senate Office of Research, Sacramento Bee, Sacramento Public Library, UC Davis, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Geological Survey. ConversationContinue reading “June 20 Happy Hour: Communicators Assemble!”

Capital Science Communicators Networking Social on June 20

CapSciComm friends — it’s time to grab a drink and meet up: Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Thursday, June 20, 2013 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Bistro Michel 1501 14th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 Appetizers served No-host bar Suggested $5 donation at door Announcing our first-ever happy hour social! Come out to catch up withContinue reading “Capital Science Communicators Networking Social on June 20”