The Texas Tech University Student Chapter has earned the Bronze Community Award for our community’s activities in 2016. "For your dedicated work in promoting the technical communications profession by providing several educational & social opportunities each semester, and by hosting brown bag events that foster collaboration and networking opportunities among fellow technical communicators."
On Thursday, the TTU student chapter of STC met virtually with Ari Langer and Ted Kuster from Salesforce, which is the fourth largest software company in the world. They gave a presentation on what it's like to work at Salesforce, what they look for in interns, and how DITA works. Salesforce expects to be looking … Continue reading Meeting with Salesforce
Welcome to the updated blog for the student chapter of STC at TTU! The blog redesign committee has been working hard to get everything up and running. While some changes still need to be made, we went ahead and launched what is already completed in order to the make the site more user friendly. Be on the … Continue reading Blog Redesign
On Thursday, STC went to an XML workshop in the media lab. Here is the link to the information from this workshop: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B98ReTw6umwCeFFBTm9xdnNzM3M/view?usp=sharing Have a great weekend everyone!
On Thursday 10/20, Stephanie Shelton and Ali Hudson from National Instruments came to visit our student chapter. They talked with us about what they look for in their technical writers, and how NI operates. While there is a learning curve when starting out at NI, there are plenty of resources for beginning technical writers, … Continue reading National Instruments
STC would like to thank everyone who attended our welcome event for this year on September 22nd. We appreciate your time, and enjoyed getting to catch up with everyone. Here is a link to the minutes from the meeting: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B98ReTw6umwCbEY4UExDQVlKb1k/view?usp=sharing Have a great week! Wreck 'em Tech!
STC hosted one of its most popular meetings on Thursday 3/5 with Stephanie Shelton and Ali Hudson, representatives from National Instruments (NI), coming to speak to our student chapter. NI discussed what they look for in their technical writers, what it’s like to be a professional tech writer for their company, and general tips to consider when you go into the workplace. Some … Continue reading National Instruments Visits TTU STC