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 Professional Workshop, October 19th: Power of the Photographic Image

We all know a picture is worth a thousand words. For scientists and communicators alike, this adage is ever more true in today's dazzling, visual world of digital media --- and leveraging the power of photography in science storytelling is the focus of our CapSciComm Professional Workshop on October 19th! "The Power of the Photographic Image in Telling … Continue reading CapSciComm Professional Workshop, October 19th: Power of the Photographic Image

CapSciComm Professional Workshop, July 27th: Talking Science to Normal People

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 Workshop … Continue reading CapSciComm Professional Workshop, July 27th: Talking Science to Normal People

CapSciComm Professional Workshop, May 26th: Getting People to Care About Science

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 Workshop … Continue reading CapSciComm Professional Workshop, May 26th: Getting People to Care About Science

CapSciComm Professional Workshop, Feb. 24th: Science and Scientists Informing Public Policy in California

Are you a student, postdoc, or faculty researcher curious about how science informs policy in the Golden State? Then join us for our first-ever CapSciComm Professional Development Workshop this February! "Science and Scientists Informing Public Policy in California" A Professional Development Workshop WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24th, 2016 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. UC Davis Student Community Center, … Continue reading CapSciComm Professional Workshop, Feb. 24th: Science and Scientists Informing Public Policy in California