In 2018, Capital Science Communicators (CapSciComm) celebrated five years of community building and career encouragement in California’s Capital Region — Sacramento, Davis, and beyond. When we launched in April 2013, we set out to connect local science communicators with resources and networks for professional advancement, whether you were a professional or a student, working in … Continue reading #KeepScienceSpicy: Capital Science Communicators Celebrates Five Years in Sacramento
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 Network … Continue reading CapSciComm Networking Social, October 4th: #SciPol Night with CCST Science Fellows Alumni Network
Five years ago*, a new network was founded to unite professionals and students who communicate science here in California's Capital Region. Today, Capital Science Communicators is still going strong — and we're thrilled to celebrating another birthday this April! CapSciComm Networking Social Thursday, April 12th, 2018 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Oak Park Brewing Company 3514 … Continue reading CapSciComm Networking Social, April 12th: Happy 5th Birthday, CapSciComm!
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 6:00 … Continue reading CapSciComm Networking Social, Sept. 21st, with Green Drinks Sacramento
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!
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
On April 12th, 2013, we decided those who gave a voice to science needed to unite our own professional community here in California's Capital Region. It's been four years now — and we're proud to be still be connecting science communicators in Sacramento, Davis, and beyond — and we're thrilled to invite you to our birthday … Continue reading CapSciComm Networking Social, April 12th: CapSciComm Turns 4!
Science needs you. We need you. Come meet friends and colleagues at the next Capital Science Communicators networking social!
Name: Katie L. Strong Title: AAAS Mass Media Fellow Affiliation: Sacramento Bee; Emory University Website: katielstrong.com Twitter: @katielstrong Katie Strong, a Ph.D. candidate in Chemistry at Emory University, has begun her Mass Media Fellowship at the Sacramento Bee, a 10-week summer program offered by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Strong is … Continue reading Science journalism fellow Katie L. Strong debuts at Sacramento Bee
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 Free … Continue reading Join Us for a @CapSciComm Networking Happy Hour on May 20th in Davis