April 8th Davis Science Café Ponders Pandemic Prevention

This April’s Davis Science Café will ponder the science behind Ebola, disease discoveries, and pandemic preparedness! “Preventing Pandemics: The One Health Approach” Davis Science Café Wednesday, April 8th, 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 “April 8th Davis Science Café Ponders Pandemic Prevention”

Lodi “Science Night Live” Event Goes Radioactive on April 1st

At the next “Science Night Live” science café, we’ll be glowing with wonder at some radiation science! “Dangerous Leaking Radioactive Places” Science Night Live with the WOW Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. World of Wonders Science Museum 2 North Sacramento Street, Lodi Free to attend $3 wine and beer cash bar; foodContinue reading “Lodi “Science Night Live” Event Goes Radioactive on April 1st”

Aggies and Oceans: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on March 25th in Sacramento

Our Capital Science Communicators mixer in March will be a mashup of Aggies and ocean science! Capital Science Communicators Networking Social co-hosted by the Sacramento Aggies Alumni Chapter Wednesday, March 25, 2015 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. de Vere’s Irish Pub, Sacramento 1521 L Street, Sacramento 95814 Free to attend RSVP Link: http://ucdavis.imodules.com/s/787/alumni/index.aspx?sid=787&gid=120&pgid=4606 Mark this event on your Facebook calendarContinue reading “Aggies and Oceans: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on March 25th in Sacramento”

March 11th Davis Science Café Delves Into “Dark Side of the Universe”

The Davis Science Café will explore the dark side of the universe this March! “The Dark Side of the Universe” Davis Science Café Wednesday, March 11th, 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 Sciences Mark this eventContinue reading “March 11th Davis Science Café Delves Into “Dark Side of the Universe””

Davis Reporter Trades Byline for Bicycle to Teach Kids Physics on Transcontinental Ride

Earlier this month, CapSciComm colleague and science reporter Elizabeth Case traded in her press badge for tire patches and other cycling paraphernalia. A former UCLA physics major, AAAS Mass Media Fellowship recipient, and an active member of the data journalism and coding community, Case is about to embark on a coast-to-coast bicycle ride that will uniteContinue reading “Davis Reporter Trades Byline for Bicycle to Teach Kids Physics on Transcontinental Ride”

Lodi “Science Night Live” Café Aims for Aerospace on March 4th

At the next “Science Night Live” science café, we’ll meet a real-life Scotty and learn how to build for air and space! “Lightweight Structures Built for Space” Science Night Live with the WOW Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. World of Wonders Science Museum 2 North Sacramento Street, Lodi Free to attend $3 wineContinue reading “Lodi “Science Night Live” Café Aims for Aerospace on March 4th”

Meet Our New Colleagues: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on February 25th in Davis

Thanks to everyone who came out to our January mixer in Sacramento! We had a rollicking time packing the house with friends from news media, UC Davis, Cal, the State Legislature, state and federal government, and local startups. So let’s keep the momentum moving with our February happy hour meetup! Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Wednesday, February 25,Continue reading “Meet Our New Colleagues: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on February 25th in Davis”

February 11th Davis Science Café Dips Into Delta Wetland Wildlife and Art

The Davis Science Café will dip into the Delta for some aquatic ecology science this February! “Walking in a Wetland Wonderland: Tidal Wetland Restoration in the Delta” Davis Science Café Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. City Hall Tavern 226 F Street, Davis, CA Free to attend Complimentary soft drinks courtesy UCD DepartmentContinue reading “February 11th Davis Science Café Dips Into Delta Wetland Wildlife and Art”

Lodi “Science Night Live” Café Sips Up Stunning Serpents On February 4th

Lodi’s “Science Night Live” science café series is slithering back this February with a heaping of herpetology! “Stunning Serpents and Celebrated Salientians: Studying Reptiles and Amphibians in NorCal” Science Night Live with the WOW Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. World of Wonders Science Museum 2 North Sacramento Street, Lodi Free to attend Food andContinue reading “Lodi “Science Night Live” Café Sips Up Stunning Serpents On February 4th”

Science Policy in California: A Special @CapSciComm Networking Social on January 27th

Our monthly science communicators happy hours are back! This January, we’re meeting up with colleagues who are bridging the world of research with state government policy: Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Featuring the CCST Science and Technology Policy Fellows Tuesday, January 27, 2015 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. de Vere’s Irish Pub (in the back room) 1521 L Street, Sacramento 95814 FreeContinue reading “Science Policy in California: A Special @CapSciComm Networking Social on January 27th”