July 8th Davis Science Café: Environment and Genes, Muscles and Fevers

For our July science café in Davis, we’re going to get on your nerves! “Too Hot to Handle: How Genes and Environment Cause Rare Muscle Disease and Malignant Fever” Davis Science Café Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. G Street WunderBar 228 G St, Davis, California 95616 Complimentary soft drinks courtesy UCD DepartmentContinue reading “July 8th Davis Science Café: Environment and Genes, Muscles and Fevers”

Lodi “Science Night Live” Evening Sails with @SacState for Antarctica Corals on July 1st

At the next “Science Night Live” science café in Lodi, we’re sailing with a Sac State professor to Antarctica to drill into coral secrets! “Antarctic Corals: Can They Reveal Oceanic Secrets from the Past?” Science Night Live with the WOW Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. World of Wonders Science Museum 2 NorthContinue reading “Lodi “Science Night Live” Evening Sails with @SacState for Antarctica Corals on July 1st”

Capital Science Communicators adds James Eldred as student journalist for summer 2015

Name: James Eldred Title: Student Journalist Affiliation: Capital Science Communicators; Abilene Christian University Website: jameseldred.blogspot.com Twitter: @IrrelevPenguin This summer, Capital Science Communicators is welcoming its first-ever student journalist assistant. James Eldred will be reporting on local science communications events, writing personality profiles of local science communicators, and enhancing CapSciComm community resources, including compiling a directory of public information officers working locallyContinue reading “Capital Science Communicators adds James Eldred as student journalist for summer 2015”

Leaders and Entrepreneurs: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on June 24th in Sacramento!

Join us for the Sacramento region’s only monthly meetup for journalists, PR pros, creatives, educators, and policy crafters interested in the sciences! And this June, we’re hosting a special event with local leaders and advocates: Capital Science Communicators Networking Social co-hosted by New Leaders Council – Sacramento Chapter UC Davis Institute for Food and Agricultural Literacy Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 5:30Continue reading “Leaders and Entrepreneurs: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on June 24th in Sacramento!”

Going Nuts for Bats at the June 10th Davis Science Café!

Your votes for the June science café topic have been counted! With a strong showing for both biology and environment, we’re going to bat—for bats! “How Bats Protect California’s Billion-Dollar Walnut Crop” Davis Science Café Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. G Street Wunderbar 228 G St, Davis, California 95616 Complimentary soft drinks courtesyContinue reading “Going Nuts for Bats at the June 10th Davis Science Café!”

It’s Trivia Night at Lodi “Science Night Live” on June 3rd

Quick! Name one human body part that contains a septum… If you or someone you know can answer that question without Google’s help, then put together a team for the next Science Night Live! “SCIENCE TRIVIA NIGHT” Science Night Live with the WOW Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. World of Wonders ScienceContinue reading “It’s Trivia Night at Lodi “Science Night Live” on June 3rd”

Join Us for a @CapSciComm Networking Happy Hour on May 20th in Davis

We’re staying in Davis for the next CapSciComm happy hour meetup! Join us for the Sacramento region’s only monthly meetup for writers, PR pros, creatives, educators, and policy crafters interested in the sciences. Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. de Vere’s Irish Pub, Davis 217 E Street, Davis, CA 95616 FreeContinue reading “Join Us for a @CapSciComm Networking Happy Hour on May 20th in Davis”

Davis Science Café Tampers with Time and Space on May 13th

On May 13th, the Davis Science Café will ask a very simple yet very deep question: what is time itself? “What Is Time?” Davis Science Café Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. City Hall Tavern 226 F Street, Davis, CA Free to attend Complimentary soft drinks courtesy UCD Department of Math and Physical SciencesContinue reading “Davis Science Café Tampers with Time and Space on May 13th”

Make Like McConaughey: Lodi “Science Night Live” Evening Brings Black Hole Science on May 6th

At the next “Science Night Live” science café, we’re making like Matthew McConaughey and bracing ourselves for black holes! “Black Holes: Stranger Than You Think” Science Night Live with the WOW Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. World of Wonders Science Museum 2 North Sacramento Street, Lodi Free to attend $3 wine and beer cashContinue reading “Make Like McConaughey: Lodi “Science Night Live” Evening Brings Black Hole Science on May 6th”

Professors for the Future: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on April 15th in Davis

We’re back in Davis for the next CapSciComm happy hour meetup! Join us for the Sacramento region’s only monthly meetup for journalists, PR pros, creatives, educators, and policy crafters interested in the sciences. Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Wednesday, April 15, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. de Vere’s Irish Pub, Davis 217 E Street, Davis, CA 95616Continue reading “Professors for the Future: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on April 15th in Davis”