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Join us at SPECTRUM '97, the 38th annual seminar of the Rochester
chapter of STC. SPECTRUM is the premier event of our chapter
program year: It will bring together professionals in many areas of
technical communication, who will be sharing their expertise
through workshops and lectures on topics such as:
* Effecive writing
* Troubleshooting procedures
* Managing training and documentation projects
* Balancing work and personal life
* People skills
* Roles and responsibiliies in technical communications
* Setting up a technical communications department
* Technical tips for Web authors
* Style guides
Our keynote speaker will be ROGER GRICE, an STC Fellow and
information consultant specializing in on-line presentation
of information, usability, and human-computer interaction.
There will also be a technical publication awards luncheon,
displays of award-winning publications, and vendor exhibits