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

New Editor-in-Chief for Technical Communication Journal – Request for Proposals

The Society for Technical Communication (STC) is soliciting proposals for the editorship of Technical Communication for a three-year, renewable commitment to begin 1 August 2015. The first issue for the new editor will be January 2016, but the appointed editor should be available to work with the current editor between 1 May and 1 August 2015. The new editor should be an accomplished scholar, a tenured member of the faculty, and a senior member of STC who is conversant with and committed to its goals. A successful proposal must demonstrate both the prospective editor’s credentials and host institutional support for publishing the journal.

Technical Communication Journal Wins EXCEL Award

STC’s Technical Communication journal won an Association Media & Publishing EXCEL Award in the category of Journals, 4-Color, Feature Article, at the Silver level for the article “Three Types of Children’s Informational Web Sites” in the August 2012 issue of Read more

Podcast Interview on the STC Salary Database

Earlier this week, Your Friendly Neighborhood Blogger sat down with Rick O’Sullivan and Mark Clifford to discuss the STC Salary Database. Rick is an economist for STC with 25 years experience working with government statistics and formerly an appointed advisor Read more