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

Congratulations to the STC Rochester Chapter Award Winners

One of the privileges of being chapter president is the opportunity to recognize service to the chapter. It's even more fun when all of the winners are surprised! At Spectrum 2011, we presented the ... Read More

STC Rochester Chapter Leadership Positions, 2011-2012

Below are descriptions of the positions available on the chapter council for 2011-2012. Serving on the council offers experiences in leadership, networking, and collegiality, as well as affording an ... Read More

Spectrum 2011 schedule and session descriptions

Here is the schedule for Spectrum 2011, (April 1st) and the speaker roster. Register on Eventbrite at You can also click on the following links to ... Read More