Noel Atzmiller to Present at 2018 STC Summit

We are pleased to send out BIG congratulations to STC Houston's very own Noel Atzmiller. He just received word that his proposal for the 2018 STC Technical Communication Summit has been accepted. Noel will be presenting on the topic of "Teaching ... Read More

November 14: Webinar and Discussion

IMPORTANT UPDATE! Stefan has kindly offered to join us remotely in order to answer questions and chat with attendees about the topic. We will post updates on how you can join in on the fun as soon as we've worked out the details. What fun! Join ... Read More

Book Review: “The End of Membership As We Know It”

Book review by STC Houston member Noel Atzmiller The End of Membership As We Know It By Sarah L. Sladek ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership - 2011 Washington, DC This is a book about change—societal and organizational—and what ... Read More

Summit Recap – Summit 2017 Handouts

The available handouts for the sessions at the STC Summit 2017 are available at https://stcsummit2017.sched.com Note: Some presenters have placed their handouts on their own websites. A list will be compiled in the next few days. ... Read More

April 28: UHD STC Event

The next STC-Houston scheduled event is happening on the University of Houston Downtown campus on April 28, Room N602, between 12:00 and 2:00 pm. This will be an exciting event and the current schedule includes a lineup of a number of STC-Houston's ... Read More

Valuable Abilities for the Technical Communicator in the Oil Industry

Post by Noel Atzmiller I spent some time this week, preparing my topics for the up-coming meeting at the University of Houston-Downtown campus in April. At this meeting, I plan to discuss some documents on which Technical Communicators might ... Read More

Book Review: “75 years young—Baker Atlas”

by Juan Puente Jr. A note of thanks to Noel Atzmiller for recommending this informative, yet important book that was rated best in show at the 2010 STC Conference. The start of Baker Atlas was both challenging and difficult at times. The ... Read More

March 14: Biomedical Communication

Dr. Susan Marriott will be the speaker at our March meeting. Dr. Marriott received her PhD degree from Kansas State University in 1987 and did her postdoctoral fellowship at the National Institutes of Health studying human retroviruses. In 1991 she ... Read More

February 14: Creativity, Communication, and Fearlessness in the Face of Change and Uncertainty

Cameron Johnson, principal at Yopp! Creative, will be the the speaker at our February meeting. Imaginative, strategic thinker with a unique combination of written, visual, and verbal communication expertise and a passion for helping organizations and ... Read More

Top 25 Technical Writing Blogs

One blog evaluation website (blogmetrics.org) provides a ranking in different categories of blogs, each in one neat list. One of the categories available that may be applicable to this group provides links to the most popular Technical Writing blogs ... Read More