2024 Ken Rainey Award Announced

The Society for Technical Communication is pleased to announce Dr. Isidore Dorpenyo as the 2024 recipient of the Ken Rainey Award for Distinguished Research. Dr. Isidore’s work at the intersection election technologies and international technical communication has made significant contributions Read more

2024 Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching Technical Communication Announced

The committee for the 2024 Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching Technical Communication unanimously has recommended Dr. Sean Williams as the recipient for the award. The Jay R. Gould Award was created to honor the greatest teachers and Read more

Tech Comm Call for Proposals: Content Strategy in TPC: How Do We Teach and Train Content Strategists?

Guiseppe Getto, Mercer University, getto_ga@mercer.edu Suzan Flanagan, Utah Valley University THE BIG PICTURE The role of content strategist is growing within Technical and Professional Communications (TPC) and intersects strongly with more established roles such as technical writer and technical editor. Read more

Medical and Healthcare Writing offers a lucrative pathway for technical communicators

Purdue University’s innovative graduate certificate helps prepare professionals for the growing medical writing field. When most people think about jobs in the healthcare industry, they think about client-facing roles – doctors, nurses, administrative staff and other essential medical personnel. But Read more