Archives for March 2014

CFH: Call for Conference Hosts for 2015 and 2016

The Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC) invites proposals to host its 2015 and 2016 annual conferences. General information on serving as a local conference host, and submitting a proposal to host a future CPTSC conference, can be found online at Specific information on the … [Read more...]

Call for papers: Communication Design Quarterly Special Issue on Health and Medical Discourses

In today’s often bewildering world of scientific, technological, cultural, and political change, medicine faces human problems and possibilities that transcend traditional academic disciplines. As such, communication about health and medicine is ever more important in shaping our understandings of our cultures, our politics, and ourselves. In an … [Read more...]

CFP: 2014 Annual Conference of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC), September 25-27, 2014

Conference Theme: Contexts and Connections: Considering Situational Factors Affecting the Structure and the Nature of Programs Conference Location: University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO Overview The structure of our programs—the courses they contain, the sequence in which these courses are offered, the requirements for … [Read more...]

CPTSC/Bedford St. Martin’s Graduate Student Diversity Scholarship

The CPTSC, together with textbook publisher Bedford/St. Martin’s, and an anonymous donor, are sponsoring a scholarship for the purpose of supporting the goal of CPTSC to increase diversity in its membership and in the field of technical communication. Eligible candidates for this scholarship include graduate students whose race, ethnicity, … [Read more...]

CFP: 2014 CPTSC Research Grants

The Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC) invites interested members to apply for research grants of up to $3,500. Deadline: 12 May 2014 Focus of Submissions CPTSC invites proposals for funding research projects that connect to the organization’s goals of: Promoting programs in technical, professional, and … [Read more...]