How can we best communicate environmental science? Where can communications professionals and environmental professionals collaborate and solve challenges in policy, management, and public understanding? This month, we are combining our CapSciComm event with the monthly Green Drinks Sacramento social to meet up and share a drink over these important questions! CapSciComm Networking Social Thursday, September 21, 2017 6:00Continue reading “CapSciComm Networking Social, Sept. 21st, with Green Drinks Sacramento”
This July, we invite anyone working at the intersection of science and policy to meet up for our mixer, co-hosted by the CCST Science Fellows Alumni Network!
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 birthdayContinue reading “CapSciComm Networking Social, April 12th: CapSciComm Turns 4!”
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 usContinue reading “CapSciComm Networking Social, March 8th: #WomenInScience Brainstorm in Sacramento”
Science needs you. We need you. Come meet friends and colleagues at the next Capital Science Communicators networking social!
‘Tis the season for elections and academics — so let us plant our nonpartisan tongue firmly in sarcastic cheek, and gather to observe the clash of policy, science, and the media that is the First Presidential Debate! Presidential Debate Bingo Night aka P.O.T.U.S. Candidates Oral Defense 2016 Monday, September 26th, 2016 6:00 p.m. Debate StartContinue reading “Presidential Debate Bingo Night, Sept. 26th (aka POTUS Candidates Oral Defense 2016)”
Join us on August 31st for the Sacramento region’s only mixer for professionals and students in science communications! We are rotating back to Sacramento for this month’s event, just down the street from The Sacramento Bee: CapSciComm Networking Social Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Highwater (formerly Pour House) 1910 Q St, Sacramento, CAContinue reading “CapSciComm Networking Social, August 31st at @Highwater916 Sacramento”
Bringing science to the masses isn’t about “dumbing down your research.” It’s about being wise, being selective, and it’s about putting yourself in their shoes. And putting these ideas into public speaking practice is the focus of our CapSciComm Professional Workshop and Networking Social on July 27th! “Advice for Talking Science to Normal People” A CapSciComm Professional WorkshopContinue reading “CapSciComm Professional Workshop, July 27th: Talking Science to Normal People”
Join us on June 29th for the greater Sacramento region’s only mixer for professionals and students in science communications! Come celebrate the third anniversary of Capital Science Communicators, as we raise our glasses at New Helvetia Brewing Co. in Sacramento: CapSciComm Networking Social Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. New Helvetia Brewing Co.Continue reading “CapSciComm Networking Social, June 29: Anniversary Mixer at @NewHelvetiaBrew”
Can we communicate science to the public with the panache and creativity of commercial advertising? Is it possible to accurately explain scientific concepts and strike emotional chords with different audiences? If these questions pique your mind, then join us for our CapSciComm Professional Workshop and Networking Social on May 26th! “Getting People to Care About Science” A CapSciComm Professional WorkshopContinue reading “CapSciComm Professional Workshop, May 26th: Getting People to Care About Science”