Pack your bags for SciCommCamp 2018!
science, s’mores, and stargazing
Welcome to Camp
Join us Nov 2-4!
Want to sharpen your science communication skills and learn how to tell compelling stories in new ways? Come join us in Southern California for an intimate weekend of workshops, networking, and socializing!
SciCommCamp offers a camp-style retreat that brings science communicators and scientists of all career stages together for a weekend of networking and training. By spending time together outside of a typical academic or conference-style setting, participants are inspired to think about science communication in fresh and exciting ways.
About the Venue
About the Brandeis-Bardin Campus
Nestled in 3,000 acres only 30 minutes from Los Angeles, the American Jewish University’s Brandeis-Bardin Campus is the perfect setting for SciCommCamp. Here you can clear your mind and prepare to focus in an environment ideal for creative thinking and productive collaboration.
The Brandeis-Bardin Campus offers comfortable, hotel-style cottages each with modern private bathrooms, heating and air-conditioning, and linens. In addition to workshops and discussion sessions, you’ll be afforded ample time to enjoy nature, whether by hiking the miles of trails on the grounds or simply relaxing in the shade on the tree-lined sports field.
For out of town participants, Brandeis-Bardin is conveniently located whether you’ll be flying into LAX or Burbank Airport. Find driving directions by clicking here.
use the coupon code ‘earlybird’ through August 31 for a $25 discount
Two workshops | All discussion sessions | Keynote address | All meals and snacks | Saturday evening “Science Carnival” | Stargazing + Climbing Wall + More!
we’re thrilled to offer several scholarships this year
Recipients will be asked to volunteer a few hours of their time during the retreat, such as with registration or preparing for Saturday evening’s Science Carnival.
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