Connect and Learn at our October Networking Meeting

by Cindy PaoSTC Houston is hosting its first networking meeting on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.Brush up on your favorite tech comm reference book and get to know your NBA mascots. We’ll test your knowledge at the first ever Connect and Learn with STC ... Read More

April Program Events Reviews

By Cindy Pao, President, STC HoustonThe chapter had two program activities in April, so I’m going to share my thoughts about them here.April 12 WorkshopJoe Welinske presented two, 90 minute topics during the Saturday workshop:Multi-screen Content ... Read More

April Program Meeting: Plain English Rules Workshop

Join us for a very special program meeting in April! Speakers Natalia Matveeva and Michelle Moosally will tell us more about the Center for Plain English Research and Study (CPERS) at UHD. This workshop will introduce STC members to current ... Read More

April Workshop: Multi-Screen Authoring and User Assistance

Join us for a joint event with the Houston Usability Professional Association (UXPA) group. During this workshop, Joe Welinske will introduce the concept of responsive design, multiscreen authoring, and user assistance for technical communicators. ... Read More

A Good Time Was Had By All – February 25 Celebration

By Cindy Pao, PresidentOn Tuesday, February 25, 2014, members and award winners met together for a celebration of everything wonderful in STC Houston.Stationed at a long table in a cozy room, 25 people (or so) gathered. We recognized our competitions ... Read More

Interview Help Needed

Margaret McNickle, a student at HCC, is taking a Writing for Digital Media class. She is asking for interviews from the STC-Houston community.  She needs to interview two people for her assignment. If you use Flash, and would be willing to be ... Read More

Steve Shriver

 from George SlaughterOn February 18, another long-time STC Houston member, Steve Shriver, died following a bout with lymphoma.Steve was a positive presence for STC Houston. He held a number of volunteer positions over the years, and was always happy ... Read More

Help!

By Cindy Pao, Volunteer Coordinator (and President)To keep your chapter running like the efficient and well-tuned machine that it is takes people. Often, people need help so as not to burn out and turn their backs on the very thing they’ve been ... Read More

January Program: Using Graphics in Real-World Tech Comm

Join us at our first program meeting of 2014! Sean Brierley will discuss using graphics within technical communication. This presentation discusses screen captures, photographs, Web images, illustrations, and logos. Attendees learn which formats ... Read More

Waiting for the Last Minute to Renew?

Don't forget to renew your STC Membership before it expires on December 31st!http://www.stc.org/membership/join-or-renew-nowWe hope you will renew and continue grow with our award-winning “Community of Distinction,” as well as continue to benefit ... Read More