July 8th Davis Science Café: Environment and Genes, Muscles and Fevers

For our July science café in Davis, we’re going to get on your nerves! “Too Hot to Handle: How Genes and Environment Cause Rare Muscle Disease and Malignant Fever” Davis Science Café Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. G Street WunderBar 228 G St, Davis, California 95616 Complimentary soft drinks courtesy UCD DepartmentContinue reading “July 8th Davis Science Café: Environment and Genes, Muscles and Fevers”

“Infested” author presents bed bug book at UC Davis

Author Brooke Borel gave a presentation and fielded questions on her book Infested: How the Bed Bug Infiltrated Our Bedrooms and Took Over the World in the UC Davis Memorial Union this past Thursday, June 4th. Borel, a freelance science writer based in New York City and a contributing editor for Popular Science, said sheContinue reading ““Infested” author presents bed bug book at UC Davis”

Leaders and Entrepreneurs: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on June 24th in Sacramento!

Join us for the Sacramento region’s only monthly meetup for journalists, PR pros, creatives, educators, and policy crafters interested in the sciences! And this June, we’re hosting a special event with local leaders and advocates: Capital Science Communicators Networking Social co-hosted by New Leaders Council – Sacramento Chapter UC Davis Institute for Food and Agricultural Literacy Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 5:30Continue reading “Leaders and Entrepreneurs: A @CapSciComm Networking Social on June 24th in Sacramento!”

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”

Davis Science Café Tampers with Time and Space on May 13th

On May 13th, the Davis Science Café will ask a very simple yet very deep question: what is time itself? “What Is Time?” Davis Science Café Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. City Hall Tavern 226 F Street, Davis, CA Free to attend Complimentary soft drinks courtesy UCD Department of Math and Physical SciencesContinue reading “Davis Science Café Tampers with Time and Space on May 13th”

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”

April 8th Davis Science Café Ponders Pandemic Prevention

This April’s Davis Science Café will ponder the science behind Ebola, disease discoveries, and pandemic preparedness! “Preventing Pandemics: The One Health Approach” Davis Science Café Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. City Hall Tavern 226 F Street, Davis, CA Free to attend Complimentary soft drinks courtesy UCD Department of Math and Physical SciencesContinue reading “April 8th Davis Science Café Ponders Pandemic Prevention”

Lodi “Science Night Live” Event Goes Radioactive on April 1st

At the next “Science Night Live” science café, we’ll be glowing with wonder at some radiation science! “Dangerous Leaking Radioactive Places” Science Night Live with the WOW Wednesday, April 1st, 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 bar; foodContinue reading “Lodi “Science Night Live” Event Goes Radioactive on April 1st”

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”

March 11th Davis Science Café Delves Into “Dark Side of the Universe”

The Davis Science Café will explore the dark side of the universe this March! “The Dark Side of the Universe” Davis Science Café Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. City Hall Tavern 226 F Street, Davis, CA Free to attend Complimentary soft drinks courtesy UCD Department of Math and Physical Sciences Mark this eventContinue reading “March 11th Davis Science Café Delves Into “Dark Side of the Universe””