The TTU Human Factors and Ergonomics Society invites you to a talk by Dr. Brain Still next Wednesday,March 29, 2017 from 4:30 to 5:30pm in Media and Communications room 82. Dr. Still will be speaking about real world user-centered design. Dr. Still is an Associate Professor of Technical Communications at Texas Tech University. He teaches … Continue reading You’re invited to a talk by Dr. Still
I’m excited to announce that the STC Student Chapter elections are once again upon us. If you would like to get more involved with our chapter, or know someone who would, please consider running for the 2017-2018 executive board positions. All positions are open for nominations and include: president, vice president, treasurer, and secretary. Nominations … Continue reading Chapter Elections are here!
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."
Please join us for our panel during TTU's Diversity Week. Our panel includes Dr. Sean Zdenek, Leah Heilig, and Angela Shaffer. The panel will be on Tuesday, March 21 from 11:30 am -12:30 pm in the Mesa Room in the SUB. Watch the event live at this link: https://youtu.be/CU-VVHYvPJk Diverse communication for diverse readers During this interactive … Continue reading Diversity Week Panel
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
UPDATE: You should have received an email from STC.email@example.com with access to your membership ballot, but if you haven't, check your junk mail or email James Cameron (firstname.lastname@example.org). All due-paying STC members (as of Feb. 1, 2017) are encouraged to vote on the final slate of candidates for the 2017 Society election. Ballots will be … Continue reading Vote in the 2017 STC Elections!
Please consider signing up for one of TTU's IT ShortCourses and sharing your notes and experiences during our April meeting. IT ShortCourses are free classes that last around 2 hours and offer instruction on computer skills ranging from beginner to intermediate. Sign up for a class at this link: http://bit.ly/2mdh4Ga. Then, tell us which one you're going … Continue reading ShortCourse Handout Exchange Event