STC Houston Awards Banquet

Come Celebrate by Meredith Kramer, Vice President of Hospitality As you may know, the Golden Globe Awards were cancelled because of the Writer's Guild of America (WGA) strike. Although you are probably disappointed that you won't be able to see your ... Read More

Competition News

Statistics from the 2007-2008 Competition by Jowell Lydon, Vice President of Competitions Here are a few statistics about this year's  competition that you might find interesting. This year the Houston chapter sent the Atlanta, Georgia chapter ... Read More

2008 STC Office and Board Election News

STC Office and Board Candidates by Ed Rutkowski, STC Publications Manager & Editor of Intercom The annual STC election will be held in March and April, 2008, and only members who have paid their dues by February 28, 2008, will be eligible to ... Read More

Message from STC Office and Board Candidate, Larry Kunz

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Letter from the President

Need Web Skills? by Linda King, STC Houston President This is such a busy time of year (holidays, employment reviews, taxes, an office move for my team, etc.) that my creative juices are running little low right now. Our newsletter editor’s email ... Read More

January Program Meeting Review

Web Presence for Writers by Debra Page, STC Houston Secretary We all experience times in our careers when we need to promote ourselves as writers or technical communicators, such as when seeking a new job or a new contract assignment or when ... Read More

Book Review

 Mastering Regular Expressions Third Edition ISBN 10: 0-596-52812-4/ISBN 13: 9780596528126 [Pages: 542] by Jeffrey E. F. Friedl Reviewed by Robert Delwood The mundane text search has been long overlooked. DOS users remember the DIR command to find ... Read More

Upcoming Event

Lone Writers Meeting by Cathy Bettoney, Vice President of Outreach and Planning The Lone Writers will meet for lunch on Saturday, February 2, 2008, at La Madeleine, 6500 Woodway Drive, at 11:30 a.m. I'll be there with a "Lone Writers" sign. If ... Read More

Community Service

Magazine Drive Update  by Cathy Bettoney, Vice President of Outreach & Planning  Thanks for the magazine and book donations! The Seafarer's Center welcomes them, and says to send whatever we have. The next donation box will be available at ... Read More

Letter from the Managing Editor

No Program Meeting in February by Yvonne Wade Sanchez,  STC Houston Newsletter Manager This is just a reminder that STC Houston will not be hosting a program meeting in February. We invite you instead to attend the STC Houston Awards Banquet.  I ... Read More