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Thank you for a great year; see you in September!

A big thank you to those who supported us in the 2016-2017 season. We will take a break in the summer and return in September for the 2017-2018 season!

InterChange 2017 

October 20-21

Are you interested in speaking at InterChange?

Submit your proposal using our easy submission form. 

The deadline to submit is July 1, 2017.

Submit Proposal to Speak at InterChange

Are you interested in volunteering for InterChange?

Contact Emily Alfson or any Council member.

What tasks need to be done?

Some of the tasks that need a champion include:

  • Updating and maintaining content on the InterChange website (we use an easy WYSIWYG tool, no coding required)
  • Creating marketing materials
  • Running the social media campaigns
  • Designing and printing the program 
  • Creating graphics (logos, marketing materials)
  • Recruiting sponsors
If I volunteer, what am I getting myself into?

Generally, the time commitment is 2-3 hours a month. 

  • Joining a team of volunteers to produce a well-managed and organized conference
  • Participating in monthly team check-ins which will be done remotely via conference call (usually 30 minutes, no longer than one hour, the team will decide what days and times work best)
  • Committing to complete whatever tasks you take on
  • Helping other team members as needed
Contact Emily Alfson.

Job Bank Updates

There are jobs awaiting applicants in the members' area job bank. Is one of them your dream job?

  • Technical Writer - Full Time, Accounting Software, Dedham, MA
  • Two long-term, offsite technical writing contracts
  • Technical Trainer - Cambridge, MA
  • Technical Writer - Quincy, MA
  • Proposal Writer, Architectural-Engineering Services
  • Technical Writer - I year contract
  • Technical Writer - 003JRA - Full-time - Foxboro, MA
  • Localization Project Manager Contractor, Waltham, MA
  • Contract writer, downtown Boston, 8 - 10 weeks
  • Proposal Writer - entry to junior level - Boston MA, onsite

See details for these positions at the Job Bank. For recruiters and hiring managers, contact Steven Greffenius to post free announcements for positions you want to fill. Contact Steve as well to list your name on the chapter's Business Profiles page.

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Upcoming Events

20 Oct 2017 • University of Massachusetts, Lowell Campus

Elections for 2017-2018

Elections will be held the week of June 12. 

Chapter & Site Information

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Need a Renewal?

If you already paid your dues for 2017 and you see a notice to renew your membership on this website, click the Renew Membership button and follow instructions to extend your membership through the end of the year.

Not an STC member? 

Renew or join today at There are several levels of membership available, each with different benefits to you.  Being an STC member will give you reduced pricing on all New England chapter events and access to our Job Bank.   For information about the STC, see / 

About STC New England

The New England chapter is one of the largest chapters in the Society for Technical Communication (STC) with more than 250 members. The New England chapter serves technical communications professionals in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

The chapter sponsors monthly programs, informal social events, an annual technical publications competition, and a regional professional conference.

STC New England was formed in 2011 when the Boston Chapter and the Northern New England Chapter merged to form the New England chapter. The Boston Chapter, incorporated in 1953, and the Association of Technical Writers and Editors in New York City were founding chapters of the STC.

Mentoring Program

Are you looking to achieve your technical communication goals more quickly? Do you want to learn more about a specific area of the profession? The New England Chapter wants to help! We are sponsoring a mentoring program for area professionals.

For more information, click Mentoring Program.
If you are not yet an STC member and are interesting in joining us, seethis pageat for a great list of reasons to join, and don't forget to join the New England Chapter! 
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