Science Comedy night- 8/28/16

Science Comedy night- 8/28/16

Join us for a special improv edition of Science Comedy night hosted by your current DCSWA president, Kasha Patel! You’ll hear new material and some of favorite past science-y stand-up routines, stories, and songs, and then a top notch DC area improv troupe will perform by riffing off the material! There are a limited number of discounted tickets available for DCSWA members. Read More

Nature hike during a full moon- 9/15/16

Nature hike during a full moon- 9/15/16

Here’s your chance to experience the beautiful U.S. National Arboretum after hours on a guided Full-Moon Hike with a discount with DCSWA! The USNA’s Full Moon Hike is “a moderately strenuous hike to appreciate the beauty of the Arboretum at night.” Our guide will carry a night-vision adapted flashlight; otherwise, the moon will light our way. The total distance will be approximately four miles and will include some hills and uneven terrain. Read More

Tour of Honey Bee Research Facilities at UMD- 9/17/16

Tour of Honey Bee Research Facilities at UMD- 9/17/16

Join us for a tour of the University of Maryland Honey Bee Laboratory led by Dr. Dennis van Engelsdorp, an internationally recognized leader in honey bee research! The lab focuses on the mechanisms that are responsible for observed declines in honey bee populations. Read More

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The D.C. Science Writers Association is a group of journalists, public information officers and communications professionals who cover breaking research, science and technology. Our events bring together science writers for socializing, networking, science-based tours and events, and professional development workshops. The DC Science Writers Association is dedicated to providing a safe and welcoming experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, national origin, or religion. DCSWA does not tolerate harassment of members in any form.