Wins STC Awards!
chapter volunteers have been busy this year:
Devil Mountain Views just won a Merit Award in this year's STC Newsletter
Competition. Thanks, Dave Eicher, our editor, and his dedicated staff for all
your hard work. It shows.
back from the Annual Conference in Minneapolis, and we are thrilled to announce
that our chapter won a Community of Merit Achievement Award. The citation reads,
"For your initiatives to provide value to your members through increased
public relations and participation within the academic community." They noted
our revitalized newsletter, our podcasts, and our College Connection efforts.
Thanks to all of our volunteers who have worked so hard to make this achievement
possible. Come to our June 7th meeting and say Thanks to all our volunteers, especially
our dedicated President, Joe Humbert!
VP of Arrangements
Board to Honor Bay Area with Important Visit
Lufkin alerts us to an upcoming visit to the Bay Area by the STC
Board of Directors on August 18. The Board is the body that provides the leadership
needed to address both the internal and external issues facing the Society and
Needed for the 2007 Bay Area Networking Guide (BANG)
article by Andrew Davis,
president of Synergistech
proposes resurrecting the Bay Area Networking Guide (BANG), a directory of local
companies that need the services of technical communicators. Several previous
editions of this guide were published by the San Francisco chapter of STC, but
the last one appeared in 1994.
Writing Returns to Oakland's Media Academy
Girill discusses the return of the EBSTC/LLNL literacy outreach
project to Oakland's Media Academy High School, in its seventh year since our
first collaboration in 1999.
Tips — DOs and DON'Ts
shares tips on what to do and what not to do regarding interviews.