The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, August 1, 2017

  Welcome to "The Pepper" --- your semi-regular round-up of science communication news, events, and job leads in the Capital Region and beyond. Send tips and leads to us on Twitter at @CapSciComm, or email capscicomm[at]gmail.com. Our next CapSciComm Science Tour is this coming Sunday! On the evening of August 6th, we'll gather at the Sudwerk Brewing … Continue reading The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, August 1, 2017

The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, July 16, 2017

  Welcome to "The Pepper" --- your semi-regular round-up of science communication news, events, and job leads in the Capital Region and beyond. Send tips and leads to us on Twitter at @CapSciComm, or email capscicomm[at]gmail.com. Our next event is this Thursday! On July 20th, we invite anyone working at the intersection of science and policy to meet … Continue reading The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, July 16, 2017

The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, June 12, 2017

  Welcome to "The Pepper" --- your semi-regular round-up of science communication news, events, and job leads in the Capital Region and beyond. Send tips and leads to us on Twitter at @CapSciComm, or email capscicomm[at]gmail.com. Our June event is coming up! If you're a Sacramento area scientist, science professional, or student who wants more practice … Continue reading The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, June 12, 2017

Noodles of Thought: CapSciComm, CCST Science Fellows host #SEJ2016 ‘beat dinner’

Where do you get scientific information that you trust? Who defines scientific consensus? How do you pick out consensus from misinformation? Where does the line blur between information versus advocacy --- for scientists and journalists alike? Deep questions like this are best asked over beer --- and so we did --- last night at Ramen House RaiJin with an intellectual … Continue reading Noodles of Thought: CapSciComm, CCST Science Fellows host #SEJ2016 ‘beat dinner’

The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News | September 21, 2016

The Pepper September 21, 2016 The Capital Science Communicators Board of Officers would like to officially welcome the Society of Environmental Journalists to Sacramento. Environmental writers from around the country are in town this week to attend the SEJ 26th Annual Conference. Hosted by Capital Public Radio and UC Davis, the SEJ 2016 conference is a rare opportunity to … Continue reading The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News | September 21, 2016

“Sac Science Distilled” Brings Brains to Bars on Sacramento Grid

A new evening entertainment option is about to set sail on the Sacramento Grid --- the new Sac Science Distilled series will premiere at Old Ironsides on Wednesday, September 21st at 6:00 p.m. Sac Science Distilled (online: www.facebook.com/sacsciencedistilled) is the latest science café series to launch in the greater Sacramento region. Part of a popular international movement, organizers of science cafés and cafés scientifiques … Continue reading “Sac Science Distilled” Brings Brains to Bars on Sacramento Grid

The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News | August 14, 2016

The Pepper August 14, 2016   Our congratulations to UC Davis ecologist Shahla Farzan on fully transitioning to a public radio career! While completing her doctoral work, Farzan had been learning the ropes with Capital Public Radio and other media outlets. She is now based in Homer, Alaska, reporting for KBBI AM 890 — "the southern … Continue reading The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News | August 14, 2016

The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News | June 26, 2016

The Pepper June 26, 2016 We're back in Sacramento for our next CapSciComm Networking Social! Join us this Wednesday, June 29th for the Capital Region's only mixer for professionals and students in science communications! Whether you're in journalism, PR, creative, policy, outreach, or research, come celebrate the third anniversary of Capital Science Communicators as we raise our glasses at New … Continue reading The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News | June 26, 2016

The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of May 22, 2016

The Pepper May 22, 2016 Join us at de Vere's Pub Davis this Thursday, May 26th, for our latest CapSciComm Networking Social! We're meeting up in Davis after our CapSciComm Professional Workshop, "How to Get People to Care About Science" --- which was booked full within days! But you can still come join us for … Continue reading The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of May 22, 2016