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The mission of the Society for Technical Communication is to advance the theory and practice of technical communication across all user abilities and media.
The mission of the San Francisco chapter is to:
- Promote the arts and sciences of technical communication in the San Francisco Bay Area
- Promote career development in the technical communication profession for our members, other colleagues, and students of technical communication
- Promote respect, increased public awareness, and appreciation of the technical communication profession
STC-PMC fills organizes a wide range of activities on the local level, including monthly meetings; Special Interest Groups; News & Views, a monthly newsletter; employment and education information; and competitions for technical publications, technical art, and online communications.
The Washington, DC Chapter was chartered in December 1955 to provide education, networking, and job placement assistance services to technical communication professionals and employers. This group merged with the Metropolitan Baltimore Chapter in April 2011 to become the Washington DC - Baltimore Chapter. We serve a wide geographic area which includes Washington DC, Maryland, Virginia, and some parts of West Virginia and Pennsylvania.
The chapter provides education, networking, and job placement assistance services to technical communication professionals and employers in the area.
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This is an area where members can discuss challenges presented by the various SME personalities. Other members of the groiup are welcome to offer advice on the best way to approach the SME of interest.
This is not a place to bash SMEs.
The Berkeley California chapter of the Society for Technical Communication (STC) was founded in 1987 and has a current membership of approximately 50. It strives to meet the needs of Bay Area technical communicators by providing an environment for learning and networking. It maintains a website, publishes a newsletter, holds monthly meetings, and participates in regional activities like the Touchstone technical communication competition and the Kenneth Gordon Scholarship.
We meet the second Wednesday of each month, except December, when we don't meet, and January, when we host the Touchstone awards on a Saturday night.
You can find details at www.stc-berkeley.org
STC France is an international community of the Society for Technical Communication (STC) with a local focus in France — the first European chapter (est. 1991). STC France, through its Chapter Leaders, supports technical communication professionals and students with networking opportunities, educational events, and career development resources.
Lone Writer SIG discussions take place on the Lone Writer SIG mail list. This group is not in use. The Lone Writer SIG works to provide a supportive community and professional resources for lone technical writers. Contact the SIG manager for details. Contact information is on the STC website (About, Communities, Special Interest Groups).
This group is not in use. The Content Strategy SIG has joined the Single Sourcing SIG in forming the Content Life Cycle SIG. For more information visit the STC website, http://stc.org/about-stc/communities/special-interest-groups/item/content-strategy?category_id=38
The New York Metro Chapter comprises members from New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, other states, Canada and other countries.
The Chapter holds monthly area Live meetings and workshops in Manhattan which are all available virtually. Upcoming meetings are announced through meeting notices are sent to all chapter members and a distribution list.
Chapter website: http://www.stcnymetro.org