An STC GOLD Community (2016)
and Pacesetter (2012)
and APEX winner (2016)
The Technical Editing SIG focuses on issues related to technical editing. Our goal is to provide editing resources and leadership for STC members who want to learn more about technical editing and its important contributions to our profession. Learn more...

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STC is seeking nominees for the 2017 Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching Technical Communication

Author: Webmaster - Published At: Sep 22, 2016 08:58am EDT -
STC News
The Society for Technical Communication (STC) is seeking nominees for the 2017 Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching Technical Communication.

The Award recognizes educators who have made an outstanding contribution to teaching in technical communication, and to be eligible for the Award, nominees must
  • Be a current member of the Society for Technical Communication (STC)
  • Have belonged to the Society for Technical Communication (STC) for at least ten years
  • Have been involved in post‐secondary education for at least fifteen years
  • Have made teaching technical communication the primary focus of their career

Anyone may nominate a candidate for the Jay R. Gould Award, and nominations for the Award are due by 5:00pm US Eastern Time on Friday, 21 Oct. 2016.

For complete details, visit https://www.stc.org/notebook/2016/09/21/2017-jay-r-gould-award-excellence-teaching-technical-communication/ .

September announcements: FREE webinars, #TechComm showcase, and more!

Author: Webmaster - Published At: Sep 06, 2016 09:30am EDT -
SIG News
There's lots to do with the Technical Editing SIG this month:
  • Monthly volunteer meeting, Sep 8
  • Summit 2017 Call for Proposals, thru Sep 12
  • #TechComm Showcase, Sep 15
  • Save the date: Jack Molisani, Sep 27
  • FREE STC Live Web Seminar, Sep 27
  • TEAM Rewards Program
  • SIG Resources
  • Employment Information
  • New member welcome

A view from the Summit

Author: AElfwine - Published At: Aug 07, 2016 07:07am EDT -
Corrigo Articles
How was the Technical Editing Progression at the STC Summit? A student gives her view and more on Corrigo.

August announcements

Author: Webmaster - Published At: Aug 01, 2016 10:00am EDT -
SIG News
Stay cool this summer... with these great events:
  • Summit 2017 Call for Proposals, Aug 1
  • Watercooler chat, Aug 10
  • Monthly volunteer meeting, Aug 11
  • Technical Editing Fundamentals, Aug 16-Sep 20
  • STC Live Web Seminars in August
  • TEAM Rewards Program
  • SIG Resources
  • New member welcome

One more APEX Award for the SIG!

Author: Webmaster - Published At: Jun 22, 2016 10:33am EDT -
SIG News
For the seventh straight year, the Technical Editing SIG's website has been received an APEX Award of Excellence!

The APEX (Awards for Publication Excellence) award is an annual competition for publishers, editors, writers and designers who create print, Web, electronic and social media. Not only does our website provide many resources for SIG members and help to promote STC's mission, but it is also a strong collaboration platform for our volunteers.

Thanks to all of our members and volunteers who helped maintain our award-winning website!

If you're a SIG member and want to become more involved, we have lots of Volunteer Positions... Contact us for more information.

If you're not an STC or SIG member, here's how you can Join the SIG!

Notes from the STC 2016 Summit: the TE SIG Co-Managers' Report

Author: A.M. Queeney - Published At: May 29, 2016 07:58pm EDT -
SIG News
This year’s STC Summit in Anaheim, California, offered attendees a wonderful experience: over 80 excellent educational sessions, opportunities for socializing and networking (speed or regular), and Disneyland. Please continue reading for a summary of TE SIG-related activities.

Getting That First Job: Advice from a Technical Recruiter

Author: Webmaster - Published At: May 14, 2016 04:02pm EDT -
Corrigo Articles
Madalyn Shea is a technical recruiter with Ware Technology Services in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Ware is an employment agency that places technical writing candidates in mostly manufacturing and medical manufacturing settings. I emailed Madalyn, who offered the following advice for those seeking their first technical writing-related job.

Read the full article in the Corrigo: http://stc-techedit.org/corrigo/getting-that-first-job-advice-from-a-technical-recruiter/
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