Community Events

The below are community events sent in by chapter and SIG leaders. If you’d like to include your community’s events, please send them to Marisa Seitz in the format seen below. This is a static URL, so please feel free to link to it from your STC website. All members are invited to attend any of the below meetings, many of which are virtual. See the websites for more information or to sign up. Many communities are posting events on MySTC, so see the Events page there as well.

 

2 April: Webinar, IDL SIG, “Evaluation Essentials: Is Your Training Accomplishing What it’s Intended To?” presented by Linda Urban. 10:30 AM PDT/11:30 AM MDT/12:30 PM CDT/ 1:30 PM EDT (GMT-4) http://bit.ly/1F3SurR

14 April: Westlake (OH)Northeast Ohio Chapter, lunch event, at Bar Louie in Westlake, 12:00 PM EDT (GMT-4) http://www.neostc.org

14 April: Cedar Rapids (IA)Eastern Iowa Chapter, Writing and Reviewing: Separating the Author from the Reviewer/presentation by Rob Cline, director of marketing and communications for the University of Iowa’s Hancher, a freelance arts and entertainment writer, author of the novel Murder by the Slice, and part-time reviewer for the Cedar Rapids Gazette, 5:30 PM CDT (GMT-5) networking,  6:00 PM dinner, 7:00 PM presentation, http://stc-easterniowa.org/

14 April: La Jolla (CA), San Diego Chapter, “Creating Mobile Apps Without Coding–A New Avenue for Tech Com”; speaker, Neil Perlin; Elijah’s, 8861 Villa La Jolla Drive, La Jolla, California 92037, 5:30-8:30 PM PDT (GMT-6) http://www.stc-sd.org/

15 April: Academic SIG, Extended Deadline for Student Poster Competition submissions,  http://summit.stc.org/call-for-posters-for-the-summit-student-poster-competition/

16 April: Raleigh (NC), Carolina Chapter, monthly meeting, Content Strategy for Tech Comm and Beyond, presented by Gretyl Kinsey of Scriptorium, at TEKsystems in Raleigh, 6:00 PM EDT (GMT-4) http://www.stc-carolina.org/tiki-index.php?page=Content+Strategy+for+Tech+Comm+and+Beyond

16 April: Beachwood (OH)Northeast Ohio Chapter, monthly meeting, Flexible Content: an Introduction to Responsive Design, presented by Nicky Bleiel, at DeVore Technologies in Beachwood, 6:00 PM EDT (GMT-4) http://www.neostc.org

21 April: Fairfax (VA)Washington DC-Baltimore Chapter, Building Your Professional Identity In Technical Communication Workshop, joint event with George Mason University Student Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication, 6:30 PM EDT (GMT-4) http://events.stcwdc.org/

25 April: Huntsville (AL), Huntsville/North Alabama Chapter, Yearly Mini-Conference at the Shelby Center on UAH Campus, 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT (GMT-5) (Registration at 8:00 AM) http://www.stc-na.org/Schedule.html

28 April: Charlotte NCCharlotte Chapter, Exhibition of work by University of North Carolina-Charlotte students in the Technical/Professional Writing/English programs. On campus in the Fretwell Building. This is a great opportunity for students, Technical Communications professionals, and faculty to interact and network. The festivities begin at 6:30 PM EDT (GMT-4). http://crc-stc.com/

28 April: Philadelphia (PA)Philadelphia Metro Chapter, Designing the User Experience with Linda Daniels, 6:30 PM EDT (GMT-4) https://www.eventbrite.com/e/designing-the-user-experience-turning-ideas-into-reality-stc-pmc-april-2015-chapter-meeting-tickets-16388476374

30 April: Chicago (IL), Chicago Chapter, April Chapter Meeting: Meet The Alliance at Willis Tower, 6:30 PM CDT (GMT-5) http://www.eventbrite.com/e/meet-the-alliance-at-willis-tower-tickets-15053385080

7 May: Reston (VA)Washington DC-Baltimore Chapter, On Microbrews and Translation with Terena Bell, CEO of In Every Language, joint event with InfoDevDC meetup, 6:30 PM EDT (GMT-4)

20 May: Lyndhurst (OH)Northeast Ohio Chapter, lunch event, at Cheesecake Factory in Lyndhurst, 12:00 PM EDT (GMT-4) http://www.neostc.org

21 May: Raleigh (NC), Carolina Chapter, monthly meeting, Responsive Design and Best Practices for Publishing to Mobile Devices, presented by Mike Hamilton of MadCap, at TEKsystems in Raleigh, 6:00 PM EDT (GMT-4) http://www.stc-carolina.org/tiki-index.php?page=Responsive+Design

21 May: Webinar, IDL SIG, “Using Scenarios to Help People Learn” by Kim Lindsey. Time TBD. More info: http://bit.ly/1CjsIyx

28 May: Philadelphia (PA)Philadelphia Metro Chapter, End of Year Event, 6:30 PM EDT (GMT-4) https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stc-pmc-may-2015-year-end-banquet-tickets-16509506378

21 June: Columbus (OH), All STC communities, Leadership Day at the 2015 Summit, 8:00 AM EDT (GMT-4) http://summit.stc.org/

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