Past events

Sept 2021: How to find your best science story

David Baron (freelance) moderated a discussion with ​Michael Booth (Colorado Sun), Esther Honig (freelance), and Jessica Kutz (High Country News).

May 2021: Science & art

Ecologist, artist and founder of the Art.Science.Gallery Hayley Gillespie discussed her work, followed by group networking and social time.

June 2021: Early career panel

Tips on getting into science writing from Ali Branscombe (NCAR), Erin Broberg (Sanford Lab), and Jeremy Rehm (JHUAPL).

Oct 2020: ScienceWriters debrief

NASW secretary (and freelancer) Kendall Powell and CU Boulder's (and freelancer) Hillary Rosner discussed their biggest takeaways from the annual meeting of the National Association of Science Writers.

September 2020: Meet-and-greet

An informal social hour to launch the Science Writers Association of the Rocky Mountains.

Aug 2021: Happy hour at Avery Brewing in Boulder, Colorado




February 2021: Running a business

​A panel discussion on the nuts and bolts of running a science writing business, featuring freelancers Christie Aschwanden, Ula Chrobak, and Catherine Dold.

December 2020: holiday party

CU Boulder researcher Sarah Crump discussed her work on alpine lakes, followed by smaller group networking and social time.

Nov 2020: How to write a book

With insights from Rocky Mountain authors Riley Black, Laura Paskus, and Sarah Scoles.