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 ( 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

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

Dateline Houston Newsletter – Sept/Oct 2016

From the President Welcome to STC Houston! The new Admin Council is working hard to bring you programs that you'll find useful, entertaining, and hopefully thought-provoking. President's Message - September Meeting Recaps September Meeting The ... 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

STC News for October

STC Membership Membership in STC is for the calendar year from January to December. Membership renewal has started. Renew early and don’t think about it again until next year. For a limited time, Classic members can save $30 on membership! Enter ... Read More

New York/ Atlanta/ Philadelphia/ Rochester Competitions Deadline!

DEADLINE for ENTRIES: October 28, 6:00 PM EDT STC Regional TechComm Competition - New York | Philadelphia | Atlanta | Rochester We are delighted to announce that this year, the STC New York Metro and Philadelphia Metro, Atlanta, and Rochester ... Read More

September Meeting Recap

The 2016-2017 year kicked off with a group presentation by the Admin Council: Everything you wanted to know about STC, but were afraid to ask. The Admin Council members presented aspects of STC that benefit members that you may not know much ... Read More