August 24: Networking and Program Lunch

This Wednesday, the Houston STC Luncheon Series will feature a guest speaker. Please join us! Attendance is free. RSVP to Tom Foster (tgfoster@gmail.com) by 10 AM Wednesday. Time: 11:30 AM, Wednesday, August 24 Place: Barry’s Pizza, 6003 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77057 Cameron Johnson, a Houston-based communications professional and business owner, will lead this month’s … Continue reading August 24: Networking and Program Lunch

April Program: Technical Communication Across Industries

STC Houston is hosting a joint meeting with the Professional Writing and Technical Communication Program on Friday, April 22, from 12pm – 2pm at the University of Houston-Downtown in Room 602 North (Main Building). 12 pm - 1 pm: Panel discussion for experienced writers to share their perspectives about their industries and the opportunities for … Continue reading April Program: Technical Communication Across Industries

September Season Kick-Off: Teaching Engineers to Fish?

Welcome back, STC Houston members and friends! We're all set for another great program season and looking forward to seeing you on Tuesday, September 8 at the American Red Cross (2700 Southwest Fwy.) The old saying, "Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish, and you feed him … Continue reading September Season Kick-Off: Teaching Engineers to Fish?

Book Review – Books Before Typography

Books Before Typography by Frederick W. HamiltonPublished by the Committee on Education, United Typothetae of America, Chicago, Ilinois,1918.Source file: http://www.Gutenberg.org/files/30803/30803-h/30803-h.htmby Noel Atzmiller Did you know that ancient Peruvians used a series of knots that they tied on colored cords to convey messages? What is the difference between an ideogram and a phonogram? Which people are credited … Continue reading Book Review – Books Before Typography

STC Houston Enjoys Great Activities in February and March

STC Houston rolled through February and March with some great events and programs.  Here's a short recap in case you missed out!In February, the chapter was treated with two great events with STC Fellow, Linda Oestreich. Linda helped us to think outside of the box and keep our creative juices flowing with her "Creativity and Career" … Continue reading STC Houston Enjoys Great Activities in February and March