For the October Program meeting, STC SoCenTx brings David Dylan Thomas, author of Design for Cognitive Bias and creator and host of The Cognitive Bias Podcast as he shows us how to identify biases and use content strategy and design to reduce the impact of those biases. Users' minds take shortcuts to get through the … Continue reading Design for Cognitive Bias: Using Mental Shortcuts for Good Instead of Evil
Hosted by the CAC (Community Affairs Committee) All STC members are invited to the SIG COI (Communities of Interest) One-Year Anniversary Celebration! The SIG COIs are virtual networking groups, each focused on a particular tech comm topic. Join the CAC (Community Affairs Committee) for this fun, informative event! Learn more about the SIG COIs and … Continue reading STC SIG COI One-Year Anniversary Celebration Meet-Up
Join us for this FREE event and hear from three students who will share their STC volunteer and tech comm internship journeys. September 21 Chapter Meeting: Student Experiences Panel STC student members have a wealth of experiences to share. Join us for this FREE event and hear from three students who will share their volunteer … Continue reading STC Student Volunteers Journey
Do you have questions about technical communications, tools, practices, or anything else? Looking for a place to talk to chapter members? We've started our own Discord Server - Tech Comm Office Hours! Look for an invite via email if you're on our mailing list. Want to join our mailing list? Click here! Missed the invite … Continue reading Tech Comm Office Hours on Discord!
It's the start of a new year, which means it's time to renew your membership. We know 2020 was difficult, and renewing your membership might be low on your list of priorities in 2021, but we hope you continue to support and participate in your local STC chapter. We're not giving up on you, so we … Continue reading Renew Your Membership!
Get a partial reimbursement for the CPTC exam fee in 2021!
STC South-Central is participating in the 2020 STC Alliance Competition. We are looking for the best and brightest in TechComm today. Did you or your company produce great instruction, user support, or promotional content for the web and mobile devices in the past year or two? You could be a winner! Deadline for Entries: January … Continue reading STC Alliance Competition 2020
STC South Central Texas sympathizes with those affected by the formidable Hurricane Laura, which is the strongest on record to hit the coasts of Western Louisiana and North Houston. With heavy hearts we remind you that we feel for you, South Central Texas, and keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Volunteer editor Margaret Tipps … Continue reading Dateline Houston Newsletter – July/Aug 2020