Devil Mountain Views won the Award
of Excellence in this year's STC Newsletter
Competition. Thanks, Dave Eicher, our editor
last year, and his dedicated staff for all your
hard work. It shows.
just in: your East Bay chapter has won the Award
of Excellence for 2007-2008 in the STC Community
Achievement Award Competition. The citation
reads: "For ongoing improvement in activities
and programs offered to your members; for conducting
outstanding literacy projects; and for continuing
interaction with the academic community."
Thanks, Helen Cheung, Gwaltney Mountford, and
Joe Humbert, for putting together the application.
Helen will pick up the Award in Philadelphia
at the Annual Conference.
Herr, chapter member and STC Fellow, has been
elected as an STC director. Congratulations,
Officer's Election has been postponed until
October 2008 -- see Helen's explanation in her
Lone Writer as Project Manager
Dahlinger, working in Columbus, Ohio, relates how a lone writer
can be a project manager.
Outreach by E-Mail
Girill writes about using the East Bay's network group to update
his work with high school students.
Still a Resource for Bay Area Consultants and Companies
"retiring" from a business she started 26 years ago.
Careers for Technical Writers, Engineers, Scientists, and Medical
Professionals - Part 1
working in Washington D.C., tells how he made a career change from a freelance
technical writer to a patent agent.
us a lovely poem to remind us all to take time from our computers to smell the