CPTSC Research Grant Awardees

On behalf of the CPTSC Grants Committee, we are excited to announce the following projects have been approved for funding during this CPTSC Research Grants cycle. Please join us in congratulating these amazing scholars. Dr. Kimberly Harper, “A Methodology for Racial Bias in Health Communication” Dr. Nupoor Ranade and Dr. Daniel Hocutt, “Investigating data analytics…

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2021 Diversity Scholarship Winners

The CPTSC Diversity Committee congratulates two Diversity Scholarship winners for 2021: Elena Kalodner-Martin and Shyam B. Pandey. The committee commends both scholars for their groundbreaking research in technical and scientific communication, their attunement to justice and equity in the field, and the potential of their work in and beyond academia.   Thanks to the CPTSC…

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: 2021 Conference Proposals Now Due June 15

DEADLINE EXTENDED: 2021 Conference Proposals Now Due June 15 Envisioning Tech Comm Programs in a New Era CFP: https://conference.cptsc.org/index.php/2021/04/10/cptsc-2021-envisioning-tech-comm-programs-in-a-new-era/ Submit your proposal https://conference.cptsc.org/index.php/submit-your-proposal/

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We’re looking for a new Treasurer. Could that be you?

The current CPTSC Treasurer, Joanna Schreiber, wishes to end her two-year term early, so the CPTSC Executive Committee has authorized a special election to find a new Treasurer to serve an interim term (fall 2021-fall 2022). If you are interested in becoming CPTSC Treasurer, or you know of another member of CPTSC who would fit…

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Programmatic Perspectives Accepting Submissions

Call for Submissions: Are you working on programmatic research and looking for a place to publish it? Our academic journal, Programmatic Perspectives, is currently accepting submissions. The upcoming 12.1 issue focuses on crisis management as it relates to technical and professional communication classrooms and curricula. If you have a research project that relates, we encourage…

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Congratulations CPTSC Anti-racist Programs And Pedagogies Grant Award Winners!

Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the CPTSC Diversity Committee and Grants Committee, we are pleased to announce the following projects have been approved for funding in the 2020 CPTSC Research Grants to Promote Anti-racist Programs and Pedagogies. Please join us in congratulating these amazing scholars. Project Title: “Understanding Black Technical and Professional Communication from the HBCU Students’…

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Issue 11.1 of Programmatic Perspectives is here!

We have a lot in store for this issue, released on Nov 12. Here’s a short preview! Research articles Chalice Randazzo’s research study “Neo Racism in Résumés: Implications for a Dialog about U.S. Race/Ethnicity and Internationality in Technical and Professional Communication,” asks a difficult question: Should (and can) technical and professional communication (TPC) build in…

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Deadline Oct 31 — CPTSC Grants for Antiracist Programs and Pedagogies

The Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC) invites research to promote anti-racist programs and pedagogies in technical, professional and scientific communication. Late summer is always a busy time, but this year is particularly difficult with last-minute changes to teaching modes, changing institutional protocols for research, xenophobic policies for online education, and continued violence against BIPOC. In…

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