CFP: CPTSC 2016, October 6 to 8, Savannah, GA

Location: Georgia Coastal Conference Center in Savannah, GA Theme: (Re)Considering Programs in Terms of Methods, Methodologies, and Practices With such dramatic growth over the last fifteen years, it is important that we take time to be reflexive about the sustainability of our programs and how we can ensure they remain responsive to the … [Read more...]

ProComm 2016 Abstract Submission Extended: February 15, 2016, Midnight PST

If you were planning to submit to ProComm 16 but didn’t quite make the deadline, luck is with you today! Because of some technical difficulties with the submission site this week, we have extended the deadline to midnight on Monday, February 15, 2016. We welcome works in progress as well as more mature projects; the conference accepts proposals … [Read more...]

CFP: IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication Special Issue on Plain Language (2017)

Documentation for the general public from government entities, as well as medical, financial, and legal service providers, is often difficult for consumers to understand and follow. Such poorly prepared documents diminish consumers’ abilities to make informed decisions about their health, rights, and finances. These documents create problems for … [Read more...]

Extension for ProComm 2016 Proposals

The deadline for submitting proposals to ProComm 2016, the annual conference of the IEEE Professional Communication Society, has been extended to: Monday, February 8, 2016. You may submit your proposal of 350-700 words here: The conference theme is Communicating Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and it … [Read more...]

Making Academic Change Happen Workshop 2016: Rose Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN


Applications are now being accepted for the Making Academic Change Happen Workshop 2016, June 8-10, on the campus of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN.  MACH is a great opportunity to develop the skills needed to design and deploy academic change on your campus.  For more information, go to … [Read more...]

Technical Presentations Workshop: Christine Nicometo, March 14-15, 2016, U. Wisconsin, Madison

Christine Nicometo, co-author on the IEEE-Wiley series book Slide Rules: Design, Build, and Archive Presentations in the Engineering and Technical Fields, is giving a workshop on Technical Presentations for the Department of Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, March 14-15, 2016. Presentations are one of the more high-stakes … [Read more...]

Reminder: IEEE ProComm Elections for AdCom Until December 7th, 2015

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A reminder that elections for AdCom are ongoing, until December 7th, 2015. Voting can be done at the IEEE Election website, at this address: You can see the link to ProComm's election link on the right side list of active elections, but will need to be a member to vote. Candidates for … [Read more...]

IEEE-USA Webinar: From Page to Stage: Preparing Your Research for Presentation

Dr. Julia Williams will be giving a webinar on November 19th, 2015, 2:00-3:00pm EDT on Preparing your Research for Presentation. Whether you are student working toward a degree or a professional engineer conducting research, you will always need to take the written version of your work from its form in a lab notebook, a report, or a paper and … [Read more...]

Colorado School of Mines: Multiple Teaching Faculty Positions in Social Science-Engineering Design Integration

The Division of Liberal Arts and International Studies (LAIS) at Colorado School of Mines (CSM) invites applications for these positions at all ranks and is especially interested in applications from women and underrepresented minorities. Desirable candidates are those excited to share in our mission to address the challenges of creating a … [Read more...]

Request for Nominations: Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching

The Society for Technical Communication (STC) is seeking nominees for the 2016 Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching. The Award recognizes educators who have made an outstanding contribution to teaching in technical communication.  To be eligible for the Award, nominees must Be a current member of the Society for Technical … [Read more...]