Northeast Ohio Society for Technical Communication

Our diverse group includes writers, editors, content developers, instructional designers, information architects, illustrators, graphic artists, and more. As one of the most active geographical communities in STC International, we strive to add value to our members by providing a variety of educational and networking opportunities. Learn more about the NEO STC.

Upcoming Events

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December 18 – Southeastern Michigan STC Chapter, Slack Virtual Coffee Meet-up

January 10 – Program Meeting: LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® – Bricks for Business! Heidi Spangler

January 17 – Networking Lunch: Quaker Steak & Lube, Valley View

Recent Programs

Virtual Meetup: 3 Most Valuable STC Membership Benefits. Missed our inaugural meetup? No worries! View the recording now.

Writing for Learnability: Essentials, Tips, & Hacks. Kim Lindsey shared insights from her career as a learning experience designer. Meeting Handout (.pdf) | Recorded Webinar

Visit our Program Meeting Presentations page for links to available program materials and recordings.

Lines & Letters Newsletter

November Newsletter Available

What’s new with NEO STC? Find out in our November Newsletter. Want to know what Bernard Aschwanden and eight wooden pumpkins have in common? Check out Bob Young’s President’s Column to find out. Read a Recap of Bernard Aschwanden’s Technical Communication 2020 Presentation from the perspective of an NEO STC guest attendee. And more!

Submit to Win

Have you read something interesting? Attended a great conference or webinar? Have a tech comm tip to share? Tell us about it!

Every NEO STC member who contributes to the Lines & Letters newsletter is entered into a drawing for a $20 gift card. The more articles you submit, the more chances you have to win! Students are also eligible, NEO STC member or not. Send your newsletter submissions to

Past Newsletters

Use the Newsletter Issues selector at the bottom of this page to find previous issues of Lines & Letters. Browse our Newsletter Archive for PDF versions of Lines & Letters from 2000 through 2016.

Join our Slack Community

NEO STC Member Exclusive!

Slack is an app where we can have real-time conversations, share thoughts, documents, and photos quickly and easily.  Our members are geographically spread out, so this application can help us to connect easily in one place. Let’s use Slack to engage more and get to know one another!

Learn more about NEO STC Slack group.

Are You a Student Interested in Technical Communication?

We can help connect you with experienced professionals and mentors, internships, learning opportunities, and job leads!

Our Student Membership Funding Program pays for half of your one-year membership in the Society for Technical Communication and NEO STC chapter. Find out how to apply.