June Program: Celebrate STC Houston!

It's been a wonderful program year and there's only one way to cap it off! Join us Tuesday, June 9th at Escalante's (Town and Country - 12821 Kimberly Lane) for our annual Volunteer Recognition meeting! We'll enjoy a FREE fajita bar with lots of ... Read More

May Program: Content Strategy vs. Content Engineering

A slight change in our May Program from what we previously posted. Jack Molisani is unable to join us, but we have a great speaker in store for you.------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Cruce Saunders ... Read More

Virtual Regional TechComm Awards Evening

by Joanne Andrew We are happy to welcome Spring by celebrating our regional competition awardees. This year, to enable the most number of participants from our 3 geographic areas, we plan to celebrate by hosting a Virtual  Regional TechComm Awards ... Read More

April Program: Campus Connections and Learning at UHD

Our April meeting features a change of scenery, and some great topics of conversation from our colleagues at the University of Houston Downtown.Join us Tuesday, April 14, at 1099 North (10th floor, Main Building), from 5:30 to 7:30pm for the ... Read More

Creativity and Career: A Sweet Combo!

Wonder what you can do to spice up your job and your career? How can you creatively figure out what you really want and where your passion lies? Are you in love with technical communication but get frustrated by your abilities to make the most of ... Read More

Information Design: Scratching the Surface

UPDATE: Linda generously offered to share her slides on this program meeting with us. You can get them here. Thanks, Linda!-----Join us for our February 10 Program to learn just enough about Information Design to realize you don’t know enough!  Info ... Read More

January Program: How to Avoid an International Incident

Tips and Tricks for Communicating with a Global TeamTechnical communication has gone global. Modern technology allows us to work with subject matter experts or other writing colleagues in other time zones and different environments, all coordinating ... Read More

Are you a cheater? November Meeting Review

by Stephanie Donovan, STC-Houston PresidentAre you a cheater? Would you admit it, if you were? STC Vice-President Bernard Aschwanden thinks technical communicators can “cheat” with some of the tools we use every day on the job. In fact, he recommends ... Read More

Connect at our December Networking Meeting!

by Cindy PaoCome to the next networking meeting on Tuesday, December 9, 2014!This time, we’re at the Cadillac Bar, where we’ll again eat and drink (but not drink and drive), converse, and even exchange gifts.Gift Exchange: Since we’ll be meeting in ... Read More

Trivia Questions, Answered!

By Cindy PaoAt the networking meeting in October, we (Stephanie Donovan and me) divided the room into teams and asked some tech-comm related questions.The teams fought valiantly and well, giving me newsletter-article fodder!Note: I tried to record ... Read More