May 2024 Newsletter

Join us in person in Schulenberg, TX, for a casual lunch!  When: Saturday, May 18th, at 1:00 pmWhere: Oakridge Smokehouse 712 N US Highway 77 Schulenburg, TX 78956http://www.oakridge-smokehouse.com/ BYOL (Buy your own lunch) - STC SoCenTx will be purchasing nonalcoholic pitcher drinks and appetizers for attendees. Other sights you may wish to check out in/near … Continue reading May 2024 Newsletter

SoCenTx 2024 MiniConference Presentations

The 2024 Miniconference has a varied slate of presentations and presenters. Take a peek at the slate of awesome presenters coming your way! Note: Scheduling and presentation titles may change before the conference. Please check back for the latest updates. Schedule 8:30 – 8:50am MiniConference Startup 9am – 9:50am Teaching Technical Writing to Engineers – What Works? … Continue reading SoCenTx 2024 MiniConference Presentations

STC SoCenTx 2024 MiniConference Registration Now Open!

Registration for the 2024 MiniConference is now open! We have a full slate of presentations and presenters coming your way! 2024 Presentations and Presenters Please register in advance for the MiniConference. All sessions will be recorded, and will be available to registered attendees after the MiniConference. Students: Free STC SoCenTX Chapter Members: $10.00 STC Members: … Continue reading STC SoCenTx 2024 MiniConference Registration Now Open!

Chapter Member Cynthia Pao Awarded Fellow!

STC SoCenTx is proud to announce that Cynthia (Cindy) Pao of our chapter has been awarded the honor of STC Fellow! Cindy joins the 2024 Class of STC Fellows and will be formally recognized at the 2024 STC Summit in Bloomington, MN. Alisa Bonsignore: For your pioneering work developing sustainable content metrics; for your support … Continue reading Chapter Member Cynthia Pao Awarded Fellow!

March Program: Crafting Inclusive Technical Content for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Audiences

For our March program meeting we are joining with the North Texas Lone Star Chapter (https://stcdfw.org/) for their presentation on Crafting Inclusive Technical Content for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Audiences on March 21. About the presentation This presentation focuses on creating technical content that is accessible to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Learn … Continue reading March Program: Crafting Inclusive Technical Content for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Audiences

Community Forum: What’s Happening?: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

We want to listen to YOUR answers! What has been the best ROI of your membership STC and STC-SoCenTX membership? What has been a disappointment? What do you want from STC, both national and local, this year?  What would add value to your STC membership, both national and local? Join us for an informal virtual … Continue reading Community Forum: What’s Happening?: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

2024 MiniConference Call for Proposals

On April 27, 2024 we'll hold the 5th Annual MiniConference (virtually). But we need your help - we're looking for presenters for the MiniConference. The all-day MiniConference provides panels and workshops related to technical communication, including tools, methods, approaches, practical application, and introductions to new techniques and technologies in the technical communication arena.  We are … Continue reading 2024 MiniConference Call for Proposals

STC Alliance TechComm Competition Awards 2024 Now Open

Dear STC Alliance friends, We’re proud to announce that we're kicking off 2024 with a new season of the STC Alliance Competition! STC Chicago chapter joins our alliance this year, adding a seventh community to our team of STC Atlanta, New England, New York, Rochester, South-Central Texas, and Washington, DC-Baltimore. It’s now time for you … Continue reading STC Alliance TechComm Competition Awards 2024 Now Open