Welcome to the STC – Philadelphia Metro Chapter!


STC’s mission is to improve the quality and effectiveness of technical communication for audiences worldwide. STC is concerned with the education, improvement, and advancement of its members.

STC-PMC fills these needs on a local basis through a wide range of activities, including monthly meetings; career and education information; and competitions for technical publications, and online communications. Check out our chapter brochure.

Register for the Upcoming PMC Events

PMC Member Named in MindTouch Top 200 Content Strategists


Recently, STC-PMC Vice President Danielle Villegas was included in the MindTouch Top 200 Content Strategists of 2016. PMC is excited to have active and dynamic members such as Danielle. "I'm really excited to be included in this prestigious … [Continue reading]

Potential Training Class for Certification

STC member and technical communication consultant Jame Gillenwater has offered to come to PMC to teach a two-day training class to earn the Certified Professional Technical Communicator (CPTC) designation. This course prepares attendees to take the … [Continue reading]

Introducing the PMC Mentor Program


First of all, welcome to the new STC-PMC season! While we've had some great programs already (canoe trip, social in Conshy, and a dinner meeting in Cherry Hill, NJ), we have a lot more planned for the upcoming season! Don't forget our upcoming … [Continue reading]

Meet the Webmaster: Laurie Marshall

Our Meet the Officers series gives you the opportunity to learn more about your officers and get any tips they might have for navigating through STC. Name: Laurie Marshall Position: Webmaster When and how did you get involved in STC? I … [Continue reading]

Register Now: STC-PMC Holiday Social Potluck

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Join us for our annual Holiday Potluck Social event, hosted at the home of Karen Levine: Full Address on Phone number on Ebrite Jenkintown, PA 19046 Time: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM This casual and fun social event is FREE and open to all current … [Continue reading]

Register Now: Developing a Strategy for Mobile-First Storytelling

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How do you develop a content strategy for a web app whose main purpose is storytelling and exploration? How can that strategy connect multiple voices and perspectives around an iconic historic site? In 2015, Bluecadet created interpretive signage … [Continue reading]

Register Now: STC South Jersey Networking Group Get Together

Now that fall has arrived, it's time for another STC (Society for Technical Communication) South Jersey networking group get together. Details are: When: Thursday, November 10, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. Where: Famous Dave's Barbeque, 104 Route 70 East, … [Continue reading]

Postcards from the Road: Idaho Falls, Idaho

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In our Postcards from the Road Series, we follow the lives and travels of students and young tech comm professionals just starting out. Our series opens with our first "postcard" from Colin Peterson, a student in tech comm at Drexel … [Continue reading]

Meet the Vice President: Danielle Villegas


Our Meet the Officers series was a hit last year, so we've brought it back again this year. It's your opportunity to learn more about your officers and get any tips they might have for navigating through STC. Name: Danielle M. … [Continue reading]

Call for Presenters – Conduit 2017 – Mid-Atlantic TechComm Conference


Conduit 2017: Connecting Minds The Mid-Atlantic TechComm Conference Call for Presenters The Call for Presenters is Now Open! The conference is hosted by the STC Philadelphia Metro Chapter and will be held on … [Continue reading]