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STC Tech Comm Café

STC Tech Comm Café

STC Tech Comm Café STC Canada West Coast is pleased to bring back the informal coffee meetings after a year-long hiatus! Description We welcome anyone who’s interested in technical communication — contractor, in-house, student, career-changer, or recruiter. We’ll discuss job leads, technical writing tools and techniques, career planning, portfolios, and anything else related to working as…

STC Tech Comm Café

STC Tech Comm Café

STC Tech Comm Café STC Canada West Coast is pleased to bring back the informal coffee meetings after a year-long hiatus! Description We welcome anyone who’s interested in technical communication — contractor, in-house, student, career-changer, or recruiter. We’ll discuss job leads, technical writing tools and techniques, career planning, portfolios, and anything else related to working as…

July 19 – Chapter Council Meeting

July 19 – Chapter Council Meeting

About This Meeting Chapter council meetings are held on the second Saturday of the month. The agenda includes committee and executive business, as well as volunteer and leadership training. Who Should Attend? All chapter members and volunteers, including non-member volunteers, are welcome to attend. This is a great way to get to know and network…

STC Summit 2014

STC Summit 2014

I wanted to outline my experience at Summit to give others an idea of what it’s like if they have never had a chance to attend. Hopefully it will entice you go one year, although, it’s hoped we can find a way to bring some of the Summit sessions to you in the future! The…

June 21 – Strategic Planning Session

June 21 – Strategic Planning Session

About This Meeting This is the first council meeting of the 2014–2015 program year. In this meeting we will discuss the events and projects for the year. It’s a chance to meet the new executive and help us plan the upcoming year. Who Should Attend? We encourage all chapter members and volunteers, including non-member volunteers,…

Being in the STC CWC Leadership (Part 2)

Having a vision of how you believe the chapter should serve its members – and being able to share this vision with others – make being a President easier. For instance, I worked my year as President around making sure we did all the activities required to earn a Community Achievement award – and we…

Being in the STC CWC Leadership (Part 1)

The chapter membership is in need of a volunteer to step up and fill the position of Vice President for the upcoming term 2014–2015. WIIFY? What’s In It For You? Why should you volunteer? Let me give you my perspective, having served as VP, then President and now Past President. I volunteered because I had…

Obituary: Emma C. Hamer, Conference Organizer

Emma C. Hamer, longtime chapter member, passed away March 21, 2014 after contracting a respiratory infection during her battle with cancer. In 2002 Emma helped organize “ShapeShifters”, an STC Region 7 Conference held in Vancouver, BC.

Apr. 15 – Annual General Meeting

Apr. 15 – Annual General Meeting

Invitation to Attend Dear Member, You are invited to attend the STC Canada West Coast’s annual general meeting. This meeting will immediately precede our professional development event on April 15, 2014. The agenda will include the president’s report, the treasurer’s report, and the election of directors for the 2014-2015 program year (June 1 to May…

Have You Subscribed to Our Email List?

Have You Subscribed to Our Email List?

In the near future, we will begin delivering chapter communications through email. These emails will include the re-introduction of our Coast Lines newsletter, job postings (members only), and announcements. Coast Lines Our Coast Lines newsletter hasn’t been around for awhile. We’ve decided to re-introduce it as a monthly email that recaps activity on our website…

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