Perspectives on Spectrum: Anna Parker-Richards

The Spectrum 2011 conference was a resounding success! The keynote speaker was inspiring, the way she bridged management consulting concepts with technical writing, teaching us how to communicate how ... Read More

Perspectives on Spectrum: Kristi Leach

I led a workshop called “Grassroots DocumentationTesting” at the Spectrum conference. It was the first time I’ve presented outside of my home chapter, and it was a good venue for a newbie. I got ... Read More

Perspectives on Spectrum: Barrie Byron

Spectrum 2011 was an outstanding experience for me, as a presenter and an attendee. Presenter notables: excellent communication from the chapter, clear instructions on registering, visiting Rochester, ... Read More

Perspectives on Spectrum: Mary Elise (Mel) Dedicke

The Spectrum conference is a gem in Central NY. What a treat to have STC officers as well as experts in the tech comm field come to Rochester for networking and education. As an Albany, NY resident ... Read More

STC Rochester Recognizes our Spectrum 2011 Donors

STC Rochester thanks all who donated items for the take-away bags and door prizes for Spectrum 2011. Your generosity was appreciated by all. Donors Adobe Advanced Language ... Read More

Perspectives on Spectrum: Doug Eaton

I came for the food and was not disappointed. (Just kidding—It was April Fool’s Day. Remember?) When conference fees come out of my own wallet, I especially appreciate good value. Spectrum 2011, ... Read More

STC Rochester Wins Chapter Renewal Challenge

Leading from the first post, STC Rochester has won the Chapter Renewal Challenge. Not only did we have the highest renewal percentage in our size category; we led ALL geographic communities in our ... Read More

Chapter Summit Award Winners Recognized

We proudly honor the winners of our chapter’s 2010-2011 Summit Awards, the professional competition for technical publications. The following entries were recognized at Spectrum 2011, the region’s ... Read More

Perspectives on Spectrum: Lisa Gaeta

Spectrum 2011 was a well-organized and enlightening event. I met many attendees and volunteers who were also very interested in the field of technical communications. I also had a great time working ... Read More

Jan Peartree receives the Distinguished Chapter Service Award

STC Rochester and the Society for Technical Communication have awarded the Distinguished Chapter Service Award (DCSA) to Jan Peartree in recognition of her many years of outstanding service to STC ... Read More