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Mark your calendars for our Picnic Day prep meeting, April 9th!

Picnic Day 2019 flyerScience Says is having a carnival on Picnic Day!

  • face painting
  • coloring book pages
  • science themed trivia (with prizes!)
  • plant-based watercolors
  • pipette-by-numbers

Come help us prepare materials! (but mostly just science-y arts and crafts)

April 9th at 5:30pm

Big Hanna Room (Asmundson Hall)

Can't help prepare materials but would like to volunteer on Picnic Day, April 13th?

Sign up for a shift! We'll be in Hart Hall Room 1128 from 10am-3pm (with setup at 9am and cleanup beginning at 3pm) inspiring young minds and making science both fun and accessibly to Picnic Day goers! 

Volunteer Sign-up



If your group is hosting a scicomm related event, let us know and we'll help promote it! Email us at

UC Davis Research Expo Flyer2019 UC Davis Research Expo

The annual UC Davis Research Expo showcases the latest tools, resources and insights to help you advance your research programs and careers. Featuring exhibits, presentations, workshops and a panel discussion on how to expand your impact through news outlets, with representatives from WIRED magazine and KQED.

Register Here!


Astronomy on Tap LogoAstronomy on Tap

Next installment: Thursday April 18th, 6pm at Sudwerks!

Hear about climate change from graduate student Will Turner and particle physics from John Conway.

All ages welcome!

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Sac Science Distilled LogoSacramento's Science Distilled

3rd Wednesday of every month at Streets Pub on the Sacramento Grid! 

Bright and engaging local scientists share research stories to inform and entertain.

Free to the public, 21+

 Event Updates


Translating Your Science FlyerTranslating Your Science

A public event discussing science communication with experts in the field.

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