Becoming a member is easy and provides many benefits. As a member of STC-UWEC,
you will also be a member of the national STC chapter.
Read on to learn more about national benefits,
local benefits, and how to apply.
National membership includes the
||Subscription to InterCom: What new tools and technology are
available for technical communicators? How can technical communicators add
value to their employers? Intercom, the Society's magazine, provides
practical examples and applications of technical communication. Intercom
also includes Society news, columns edited by technical communication experts,
and a calendar of industry-related events. Intercom is published ten
times per year and is free with membership.
|Subscription to Technical Communication:
Technical Communication, the Society's journal, publishes articles
about the practical application of technical communication theory and serves as
a common arena for discussion by practitioners. Technical Communication
focuses on both quantitative and qualitative research while showcasing the work
of some of the field's most note worthy writers. Technical Communication
is published quarterly and is free with membership.
Local membership provides the following
Listen to those practicing in the field speak about their experiences
Meet with and/or gain a mentor in the field of technical writing
Participate in projects that are meaningful to you, help to develop
professional skills, and build your resume
Learn cutting edge skills and concepts in workshops led by knowledgeable
Create a network of contacts among soon to be and current technical
Have the potential to gain leadership experience in the role of project leader
or STC-UWEC officer
How to apply:
Contact an STC-UWEC member to obtain an application
Fill out the application and attach a check for $40
You do not need to seek out a faculty member to sign for you, an STC-UWEC
officer will do that for you.
Return the application to an STC-UWEC member
We will then mail in your application and you will receive verification from
the national STC.