February 20 Program Meeting – Open Captioning and Practical Strategies

Open Captioning and Practical Strategies - presented by Winden Royalty When Winden Royalty listens to people in public situations talk about communicating with those who have hearing loss, they tend to mention hearing aids, closed captioning or a ... Read More

January Program Meeting: Presenting Yourself – At Work, In Interviews, In your Career

How do you present yourself as a Technical Communicator in your work and career? This panel discussion will present information about using social branding in your career, and how to present yourself for the best effect in your job and career. ... Read More

In Cahoots Holiday Mixer

The BMA Houston, H/IMA, IABC Houston, and STC Houston are coming together to host a holiday mixer on Thursday, December 14. Networking, raffle, light hors d’oeuvres, and fun – all for free! When: Thursday, December 14, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Where: ... Read More

September 12 Networking meeting

As we start the new program year with an... interesting start, join us at the Cadillac Bar and Grill for a networking session. Let us know how you are doing, and what we can do for you. This is a free meeting. Time: September 12, 2017, ... Read More

Summit Recap – Program Meeting, May 16

Didn't make it to the STC Summit? Want to know what the future holds for STC and technical communication? Interested in hearing some of the best writing and editing tips from the STC Summit? Join us for our program meeting on May 16! We will be ... 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

January 10: Careers in TechCom

A new year brings new beginnings. Join STC Houston on January 10, 2017 as we ask recruiters, hiring managers, and networkers for their advice on careers and opportunities in the technical writing arena. Thomas Foster oversees the STC Luncheon ... Read More

November 15 Program Meeting – Overview of Baker Hughes Corporate Library and Harris County Public Library Services

Overview of the Baker Hughes Corporate Library and the Harris County Public Library Services and Resources Gilberto Morales, Baker Hughes – Information Management Advisor will role-play a training session on providing Baker Hughes New Hires an ... Read More

October Meeting Recap – DITA 101

Matt Cassi and Joe Storbeck, from JANA, Inc. presented DITA 101, a high level overview of implementing DITA. They are graciously sharing their presentation and other information from JANA for DITA implementations. From Matt: On behalf of JANA, ... Read More