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 cash … Continue 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 95616 … Continue reading Professors for the Future: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on April 15th in Davis

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 calendar … Continue reading Aggies and Oceans: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on March 25th in Sacramento

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

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 Free … Continue reading Science Policy in California: A Special @CapSciComm Networking Social on January 27th

August 10-15: @CapSciComm Welcomes #ESA2014 with Science Communications Events and Happy Hour

The Ecological Society of America --- one of the most prominent scientific societies in the country --- is coming to town this August, hosting its 2014 Annual Meeting at the Sacramento Convention Center from August 10th through the 15th. The #ESA2014 conference week will have many events that our local community can participate in -- including our monthly Networking Social and … Continue reading August 10-15: @CapSciComm Welcomes #ESA2014 with Science Communications Events and Happy Hour

Happy Birthday @CapSciComm! Next meetup on Thursday June 19th in Sacramento

Announcing the next Capital Science Communicators meetup! Come celebrate our first year of CapSciComm gatherings and events---almost one year to the day from our very first happy hour. Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Thursday, June 19, 2014 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. de Vere’s Irish Pub 1521 L Street Sacramento, CA 95814 We are rotating back to Sacramento for … Continue reading Happy Birthday @CapSciComm! Next meetup on Thursday June 19th in Sacramento

Meet Your New Colleagues: @CapSciComm networking social and science café, May 15th (Davis, CA)

                  We're back with another Capital Science Communicators meetup -- this time joining up with new friends and colleagues! Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Thursday, May 15, 2014 Science Café 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Networking Social 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. de Vere’s Irish Pub 217 E Street, Davis, … Continue reading Meet Your New Colleagues: @CapSciComm networking social and science café, May 15th (Davis, CA)

March scicomm workshops with Ari Daniel a success for UC Davis students

UC Davis graduate students organized an energetic series of science communications events this past week, featuring freelance journalist Ari Daniel, who is based in the Boston area. The training and career workshops, together with the customary CapSciComm networking social, attracted strong attendance and gave further evidence to the growing interest in science communication careers in … Continue reading March scicomm workshops with Ari Daniel a success for UC Davis students

EVENTS: public lecture and @CapSciComm meetup with science reporter Ari Daniel, Mar. 5-6

CapSciComm colleague Katharina Ullmann is hosting the next CapSciComm networking social on March 6th, as part of UC Davis-organized visit by independent science reporter Ari Daniel, known for his stories on WNYC's Radiolab, PRI's The World, and NPR. Science Communication Workshop Series University of California, Davis Guest: Ari Daniel March 5-7, 2014 www-sf.ucdavis.edu/Science_Communication_Tools Ari Daniel (previously writing as … Continue reading EVENTS: public lecture and @CapSciComm meetup with science reporter Ari Daniel, Mar. 5-6