2021 STC Membership Renewal

2021 STC Membership Renewal

A new year can be tough…awash in resolutions, the warm glow of the holidays simmering down, and the long, dark road of winter ahead. With everything going on (and the ghost 2020 seeming to refuse to end), there seems to be 3 common reasons why you might be...
Recap: SIGDOC 2020 Conference

Recap: SIGDOC 2020 Conference

In October 2020, the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group Design of Communication (SIGDOC) held its 38th annual conference. But as with most conferences this year, the format was virtual, which means that you can still participate in the...

Why You Should Submit to the Competitions

Based on the judges’ feedback, our team was able to identify areas of improvement, as well as areas that demonstrate we currently implement information development best practices. We shared the results with our management team, who continue to support documentation....

Why You Should Judge in the Competitions

Editor’s note: This blog was originally written by Catherine Sprankle and appeared in the Carolina Communique in 2017. It has been updated and expanded. One of the most important events in STC Carolina Chapter’s year is our Competitions. Technical communicators...
Recap Part II: Portfolio 101 Panel

Recap Part II: Portfolio 101 Panel

The next session in the Portfolio 101 workshop was a roundtable discussion with Alexandra Dermigny, Catherine Sprankle, Lois Shank, and Tony Russo who discussed what makes an outstanding portfolio in their respective industries. Panel speakers:  Alex Dermingy...