CapSciComm Networking Social, October 4th: #SciPol Night with CCST Science Fellows Alumni Network

Government policy is front and center in the Capital Region — and for that reason, CapSciComm strives to host at least one policy-focused event each year! Join us this October for a #scipol-themed happy hour, co-hosted by the CCST Science & Technology Policy Fellows Alumni Network! CapSciComm Networking Social with CCST Science Fellows Alumni NetworkContinue reading “CapSciComm Networking Social, October 4th: #SciPol Night with CCST Science Fellows Alumni Network”

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 meetContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento Region #SciComm News and Jobs, July 16, 2017”

CapSciComm Networking Social, July 20th: #SciPolicy and #SciPolJobs

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!

CapSciComm Science Tour, April 24th: Vernal Pools of Mather Field with Sacramento Splash!

Join the CapSciComm community for the second event of the new CapSciComm Science Tour series! CapSciComm Science Tour: Vernal Pools of Mather Field with Sacramento Splash SUNDAY, April 24th, 2016 Welcome and refreshments begin at 3:30 pm Tour from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Sacramento Splash Center – 4426 Excelsior Road, Mather, CA 95655 **Continue reading “CapSciComm Science Tour, April 24th: Vernal Pools of Mather Field with Sacramento Splash!”

RSVP for the CapSciComm Year-End Social, Nov 22nd at Matchbook Wines!

Hey Science Peppers — it’s been a while! To bring everyone together for one more great meetup in 2015, we want to host a potluck picnic this November. Capital Science Communicators Year-End Social Sunday, November 22nd, 2015 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Matchbook Wines Tasting Room 12300 County Road 92B, Zamora, California 95698 Free to attendContinue reading “RSVP for the CapSciComm Year-End Social, Nov 22nd at Matchbook Wines!”

Communications specialist Lori Kobza spares the air

Name: Lori Kobza Title: Associate Communications & Marketing Specialist Affiliation: Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District, Spare the Air program Website: airquality.org, sparetheair.com With temperatures topping 105 degrees in our region, Thursday, June 30th is the Sacramento region’s second “Spare the Air Day” in 2015. The Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District (AQMD) helped putContinue reading “Communications specialist Lori Kobza spares the air”

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 95616Continue 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 calendarContinue reading “Aggies and Oceans: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on March 25th in Sacramento”

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 forContinue reading “Happy Birthday @CapSciComm! Next meetup on Thursday June 19th in Sacramento”