President’s Message September 2017

Welcome back to another year for STC Houston! I hope you weathered Harvey with no harm or damage, and if you maintained damage I hope it's minor. I know some STC members have been affected, including former Administrative Council members, and our ... Read More

President’s Message

Welcome to STC Houston 2016-2017 We have a fantastic Admin Council; Meenakshi Venkat, Lara Tellis, and Katherine Kim are returning from last year, and Zachary Bohannan is now the immediate Past President. We have new additions to the Council: Noel ... Read More

Not the Post You Are Expecting

This may seem like it is another predictable Presidential recap of a successful year with STC.You may expect a detailed listing of a year filled with fun networking events, memorable speakers and discussions at program meetings, and outstanding ... 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

President’s Message – October 2014

by Stephanie Donovan, STC Houston President 2014-15Welcome back to STC, everyone!If you missed out on the STC Houston program season kick-off meeting in September, you missed a lot! STC Associate Fellow Rhyne Armstrong gave a very entertaining and ... Read More

September Program: Let’s Get This Season Started!

STC Houston proudly kicks off our 2014-2015 season with an outstanding speaker! STC Associate Fellow, Rhyne Armstrong, joins us to discuss his topic: Don’t Suck at Presenting Speaking in front of a group of people is very hard to do. Don’t make ... 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


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

2014 Initiatives

By Cindy Pao, PresidentChapters and SIGs in STC are encouraged to develop initiatives each year. Since the Society runs on a calendar year (as opposed to a program year of July to June), the Admin Council wrote up the chapter’s initiatives at its ... Read More

Policy and Procedure Development

By Cindy Pao, PresidentOne unexpected turn my career path took was into the world of policy and procedure development. I thought I would share with you some things I’ve been learning, and how this new responsibility is helping me become a stronger ... Read More