Welcome to 2018, Science Peppers! To kick off the new year, we are rallying folks to attend the second-ever “Sac Science Idol” live show in Midtown Sacramento! CapSciComm Networking Social: Sac Science Idol II! Wednesday, January 17th, 2017 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Idol show: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.) Streets Pub and Grub 1804Continue reading “CapSciComm Networking Social, January 17th: Sac Science Idol II!”
What’s on your wishlist for your scicomm journey? How can we rally as a community to help you along the way — and do our part to keep science spicy in the Capital Region! CapSciComm Networking Social Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. City Hall Tavern 226 F St, Davis Please RSVPContinue reading “CapSciComm Networking Social, Nov. 28th: “All I Want for SciComm Is…””
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”
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 BrewingContinue reading “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 event is this Thursday! On July 20th, we invite anyone working at the intersection of science and policy to meetContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, July 16, 2017”
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!
The benefits of science to our society are difficult to deny.
Science needs you. We need you. Come meet friends and colleagues at the next Capital Science Communicators networking social!
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 intellectualContinue reading “Noodles of Thought: CapSciComm, CCST Science Fellows host #SEJ2016 ‘beat dinner’”
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 scientifiquesContinue reading ““Sac Science Distilled” Brings Brains to Bars on Sacramento Grid”