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 forContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of May 22, 2016”

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 WorkshopContinue reading “CapSciComm Professional Workshop, May 26th: Getting People to Care About Science”

The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of February 21, 2016

The Pepper February 21, 2016 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 coming Wednesday, February 24th! Join CapSciComm Professional Development Chair Candace Spier Bever and Capitol Chair Dharia McGrew for an exciting panel discussing how scientists canContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of February 21, 2016”

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”

Science + State Policy: CapSciComm Networking Social on Jan. 20th in Sacramento

We’re back! Join us for the Sacramento region’s only monthly meetup for professionals and students in journalism, PR, creative, policy, and public outreach, working at the intersection of science, health, and technology! Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 3 Fires Lounge 1501 L St, Sacramento, California 95814 Free to attendContinue reading “Science + State Policy: CapSciComm Networking Social on Jan. 20th in Sacramento”

The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm and #STEM news for week of July 26, 2015

The Pepper July 26, 2015 Welcome to The Pepper! This is our experiment for an official newsletter format, to keep everyone updated on science communications news and events in and around the Capital Region. Send your updates to capscicomm@gmail.com, and we’ll try for a weekly publication schedule and go from there. Whether you’re on our member listContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm and #STEM news for week of July 26, 2015”

Join Us for a @CapSciComm Networking Happy Hour on May 20th in Davis

We’re staying in Davis for the next CapSciComm happy hour meetup! Join us for the Sacramento region’s only monthly meetup for writers, PR pros, creatives, educators, and policy crafters interested in the sciences. Capital Science Communicators Networking Social Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. de Vere’s Irish Pub, Davis 217 E Street, Davis, CA 95616 FreeContinue reading “Join Us for a @CapSciComm Networking Happy Hour on May 20th 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 FreeContinue reading “Science Policy in California: A Special @CapSciComm Networking Social on January 27th”