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The 2015 Scholarship Application is now open! Manager's Choice

The Technical Editing Special Interest Group of the Society for Technical Communication is now accepting applications for a $1400 undergraduate scholarship and a $1400 graduate scholarship for students pursuing studies in technical communication.

The deadline for applications is July 1, 2015. Winners will be notified in early August 2015.

Complete details: http://stc-techedit.org/Scholarship
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Here's what's happening with the Technical Editing SIG this month:
- SIG Election
- STC Election
- Monthly volunteer meeting, Mar 12
- Quarterly program: Tools Editors Use, Mar 13
- Summit 2015 — STC Conference Activities for the SIG
- SIG Resources
- New member welcome

Full details: http://www.stc-techedit.org/article594
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December Announcements: Two great programs, plans for 2015, and more!
Rick Sapir
End-user advocate, tech-savvy communicator, and open source contributor, with 15+ years of experience

There's a lot happening with the Technical Editing SIG this month:
* Technical Editing in Wiki Content, Dec. 5
* Teach Your Text To Strip, Dec. 11
* Upcoming Events in 2015
* SIG Volunteers
* SIG Resources
* New Member Welcome

See http://stc-techedit.org/tiki-read_article.php?articleId=583 for complete details.
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Brush up on grammar and usage basics with Associate Fellow Mona Albano. Mona will speak on modifiers, connectors, and logical order as part of her presentation “A Dozen Things Every Writer Should Know.”
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Watercooler Chat: SIG Leaders Wanted! 

Want to get involved in the Technical Editing SIG? Not sure what position you could fill?

Come join the SIG leaders and volunteers for a very special 30-minute Watercooler chat to find out how you can become a Volunteer SIG leader! Learn about the SIG leadership, discover what's available, and ask questions of current members.
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2014 Diane Feldman STC Technical EditingSIG Scholarship Winners

From 30 applications, one of our largest applicant groups yet, the winners of the 2014 Diane Feldman Technical Editing Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships from the Technical Editing Special Interest Group have been chosen.

For full details, see http://stc-techedit.org/article577
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The Technical Editing SIG is excited to host Dr. Bette Frick’s webinar,
“Tools Editors Use” on March 13 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. EDT. Bette is an engaging and knowledgeable speaker who spoke to a capacity crowd at last year’s STC Summit. Join Bette as she discusses editing tools that improve and speed our editing process.

Bette will be giving away one free copy of PerfectIt software, one of the editing tools she will be discussing during her webinar. This product is being donated by PerfectIt and does not signify a product endorsement by the TE SIG. All attendees of the live webinar will be eligible.

The webinar is free to TE SIG members and a small fee to non-members. To register:  http://stc-techedit.org/Tools+Editors+Use
Hope to “see” you at the webinar!
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The TE SIG would "love" to have you attend our first watercooler chat of the year! Here's what's happening with the Technical Editing SIG this month:
-    Watercooler chat, Feb 11
-    Volunteer meeting, Feb 12
-    Quarterly Meeting & Program: Editing Tools, Mar 13
-    Summit 2015
-    SIG Resources
-    New Member Welcome 

For complete details, see: http://stc-techedit.org/article587 
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The Technical Editing SIG has two great webinars in December... the perfect way to end the year!

On Dec 5, the STC TE SIG holds its quarterly meeting and webinar entitled “Technical Editing in Wiki Content” presented by Louise Galindo, TE SIG Co-Manager. 
http://www.stc-techedit.org/Editing+WIKI+Content

Then, on Dec 11, Marcia Riefer Johnston, presents "Teach Your Text to Strip: Take It Off—Take It (Almost) All Off."
http://www.stc-techedit.org/Teach+Your+Text+to+Strip


See our calendar http://www.stc-techedit.org/calendar for info on these and all our events.
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November Announcements: Upcoming events, chapter elections, and more!
There's a lot happening with the Technical Editing SIG this month:
-    Upcoming Events
-    Chapter Elections, call for nominees
-    Recognize a SIG volunteer
-    Monthly Volunteer Meeting
-    New Member Welcome

For complete details, see http://stc-techedit.org/article582
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October Announcements: Chapter Elections, SIG Awards, and more!
1. Chapter Elections
2. SIG-specific awards
3. Recent programs
4. Program Survey

Complete details: http://stc-techedit.org/tiki-read_article.php?articleId=580
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- Join Us For Our Next Quarterly Meeting, September 25
Technical Editing SIG July 2014 Announcements 

- Talk to Us! Take Our Program Survey
- Scholarship Applications Accepted Until July 31
- STC New Member Discounts Available Until September 1
- Submit STC Board Candidate Recommendations by July 31
- Welcome New SIG Members!
- Connect With Us

Full details and info: http://www.stc-techedit.org/tiki-read_article.php?articleId=571
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A Special Interest Group of the Society for Technical Communication
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The Technical Editing SIG is a Special Interest Group (SIG) of the Society for Technical Communication (STC) that focuses on issues related to technical editing. Our goal is to provide editing resources and leadership for STC members who want to learn more about technical editing and its important contributions to our profession.

See http://www.stc-techedit.org/About+the+SIG for complete details.