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

TC Summer Camp – the TechComm Unconference

STC-PMC is a proud sponsor of TC Summer Camp 2016 in Fairfax, VA. Never heard of TC Camp? Check it out on youtube. What is TC Camp? TC Camp is an Unconference focused on Technical Communications issues, skills, challenges, and the various … [Continue reading]

Our 2016-17 Leaders!

16-17 Leaders

If you attended our year-end banquet, you may have heard the exciting news! Danielle Villegas has stepped into the role of Vice President. Congratulations, Danielle! Danielle will join our other leaders... President: Timothy … [Continue reading]

Scholarship Winner Announced

sara yacoubian

Earlier this year, 3 students from Drexel University won STC-PMC student membership. Each recipient submitted an application detailing why they wanted to join STC and how they thought they could benefit from membership. Each new student member then … [Continue reading]

Virtual Leadership Webinar – June 18

The Community Affairs Committee is pleased to offer the following leadership webinar: Title:     Virtual Leadership Program When:     Saturday, June 18, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM (EDT) Speakers:     To be announced About the Webinar: The … [Continue reading]

Technical Writer Internship at CardConnect – Apply Today!

Company Overview If you want to experience working in an exciting and fast-paced startup environment, CardConnect is the place for you. We provide internship opportunities that provide a glimpse into the world of payments and the booming FinTech … [Continue reading]

Register Now: Year-End Banquet


Please join us at the Great American Pub in Conshohocken, PA for our last meeting of the 2015-2016 program year before we break for the summer. It’s a great way to socialize as we recognize the contributions of our valued volunteers, network, and … [Continue reading]

STC-PMC Joins Drexel’s Week of Writing

Diverse Paths to a Technical  Communication Career Tuesday, May 10th from 11:00 am – 12:20 pm  |  Location: Drexel Bookstore This session discusses some diverse industries where you can pursue a technical communications career.  We will discuss … [Continue reading]

Executive Board Nominations Are Open

Election time is here and nominations are requested for candidates for the STC - Philadelphia Metro Chapter Executive Board for the 2016-2017 chapter year. You may submit your name for the position for which you would like to be a candidate, or … [Continue reading]

STC-PMC Receives Platinum Community Award from STC

2016 Platinum Community Award Winner

The Society for Technical Communication has awarded the Philadelphia Metro Chapter the Platinum Community Award. Citation: For having strong and varied programs and events for your members, and especially for your great focus on your student … [Continue reading]

Free Webinar: Effective Strategies for Virtual International Collaboration

The STC Academic SIG invites faculty and students to join Rajdeep Gupta as he discusses Virtual International Collaboration. The free, online webinar will take place in Adobe Connect on April 28, 2016, at 8:30 a.m. CDT (-5 GMT). Note the speaker … [Continue reading]