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This page lists the latest news about the STC (Society for Technical Communication). You can also see all SIG news items.





Announcing the preliminary slate of candidates for the 2017 STC election

Author: STC.org - Published At: Dec 08, 2016 10:44am EST -
STC News
The STC Nominating Committee (composed of members Cindy Currie, Viqui Dill, Rick Lippincott, Becky Todd, and chair Bernard Aschwanden) is pleased to announce the preliminary slate of candidates for the 2017 Society election:

President
  • Alyssa Fox will automatically succeed from the office of Vice President

Vice President
  • Craig Baehr
  • Jane Wilson

Treasurer
  • James Bousquet
  • Timothy Esposito

Director (two positions to be elected)
  • Ramesh Aiyyangar
  • Jessie Mallory
  • Robert Perry

Nominating Committee (two positions to be elected)
  • Jamie Gillenwater
  • Grant Hogarth
  • Larry Kunz

Congratulations to the candidates, and thanks to all STC members who expressed interest in running for office.

Note that the preliminary slate was prepared in accordance with the current Society bylaws.

Individuals who meet the qualifications for Society office and engaged the nomination process, but were not selected for the slate, may choose to pursue nomination by petition of 10 percent of the voting members (see Article VIII, Section 2, Part D). Individuals who seek nomination by petition must submit the required materials to the Society office by 6 January 2017.

The final slate for the 2017 election will include candidates appearing on the preliminary slate as well as any qualified individuals who are properly nominated by petition and approved by the Board of Directors.

This article was originally published in the STC Notebook .

A Year of Growth: STC 2015 Year In Review

Author: STC Staff via STC's Notebook - Published At: Apr 07, 2016 02:00pm EDT -
STC News
The Society for Technical Communication is pleased to publish its 2015 Year in Review , highlighting accomplishments, major initiatives, and updates to programming that advance the mission of the STC.

The report reviews accomplishments in the past year and the actions taken by the board, staff, and volunteers to strengthen the Society, both in terms of the value and satisfaction it provides members and its sustainability as a business. The report is intended to give members insight and information about the association they have so generously supported. Included in the report are details on ongoing programming (membership, education, conference, online presence, and publications), highlights on new programs (reopening of CPTC certification), new benefits, and a financial update.

STC appreciates the contributions and support of its members that have made us the premier organization for professionals in the field of technical communication for the past 62 years!

Originally posted on STC's Notebook .

STC Member Affinity Program

Author: STC.org - Published At: Jun 10, 2015 10:00am EDT -
STC News
Through the STC Member Affinity Program , members can take advantage of a variety of services and products, which are offered at special member discounts. Participation in these programs can result in achieving a true return on your investment in membership!



Visit http://www.stc.org/membership/join-or-renew-now/affinity-program for details.

Not an STC member? You can join today (and don't forget to add the Technical Editing SIG to your membership!).

2010-2011 STC Buyers' Guide To Products and Services

Author: Webmaster - Published At: Sep 09, 2010 01:00pm EDT -
STC News
The 2010-2011 STC Buyers' Guide to Products and Services is now live! This year's Buyers' Guide is a fully online, fully functioning database with:
  • 24 category listings to select from
  • Contact information for every company, with phone number and email address as provided
  • Links to websites, blogs, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn as provided
  • Descriptions of products and services offered from premium and featured listings
  • Advertising opportunities to fit any size marketing budget
For more information, see http://www.stc.org/about/buyersguide.asp .

SIG members: Call to participate in the Body of Knowledge

Author: System Administrator - Published At: Feb 05, 2010 11:10am EST -
STC News
The Society for Technical Communication invites all SIG members to participate in a project aimed at defining the broad outline of topics most relevant to the practice and teaching of technical communication. A charter document describing the project is linked on the home page of a wiki, http://stcbok.editme.com/Home , where you will also find information on how to volunteer to contribute to the project.

STC's Notebook

Author: System Administrator - Published At: Aug 05, 2009 10:00am EDT -
STC News
The Society for Technical Communication welcomes you to its newest publication: STC's Notebook . This blog will house relevant information for STC members and those interested in technical communication. New stories and articles will be added frequently and the blog will grow and change to meet the Society's needs. The blog will replace News & Notes, but all of the articles historically captured in the newsletter will now be posted in a timelier manner to ensure up-to-date information delivery. STC's Notebook will function as a consistent stream of information about and for the Society. Please feel free to comment on posts and participate in this social media platform. Visit STC's Notebook for upcoming articles and posts, and be sure to subscribe to the RSS feed to receive notices of new blog postings: http://notebook.stc.org/ .




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