Save the date! CPTSC 2024

The Louis Smith Tainter House, once home to the lumber baron and his family in Menomonie, Wisconsin | Library of Congress

Energized by the wonderful conference in Charleston last month, we are planning and preparing for your visit to Menomonie, Wisconsin in 2024. Here’s a little video preview on behalf of the CPTSC Executive Committee and Conference Planning Committee.   2024 CPTSC Annual Conference October 18 – 19, 2024 Menomonie, Wisconsin @ The University of Wisconsin–Stout Some highlights: One-hour from the Minneapolis-St.…

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Thank You for Attending the CPTSC 2023 Conference!

We are so happy to have met everyone who attended the 2023 annual conference in Charleston, SC. The workshops were informative. The panels and presentations were insightful. The conversations and camaraderie were memories made to last for time to come. Big thank-you to the local host, R. J. Lambert and the Medical University of South…

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Conference Registration Open

We are excited to announce that registration for this year’s CPTSC annual conference is now live! We look forward to seeing you in beautiful Charleston, SC, for a two-day conference exploring the theme of “Asserting Presence, Forging Connections, Building Recognition, and Creating Opportunities.” Conference Dates: Friday, September 22 through Saturday, September 23. Please also save…

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CFP: The 2023 CPTSC Annual Conference @ Charleston, SC

The Rainbow Row, Charleston, SC, USA

Visit the full conference site here: While already facing financial cuts before Covid-19, many universities continue to experience decreased funding as the pandemic continues evolving. Simultaneously, tuition has increased and may be seen by prospective students as less affordable than other industry-based credentials. As a result, fewer adult students (Schwartz, 2022) and students from…

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CPTSC 2020 Special Event, October 1-2, 2020

CPTSC 2020 Special Event: Managing Technical, Scientific, and Professional Communication Programs in a Time of Crisis October 1-2, 2020 In lieu of our annual face-to-face conference, join CPTSC for a special online event focused on managing technical, scientific, and professional communication programs in a time of crisis.  All sessions will be held virtually via Zoom. Thursday, October…

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CPTSC 2020: a special online conference event

In lieu of our annual face-to-face conference, join CPTSC for an online, event focused on managing technical and scientific communication programs in a time of crisis. Date: Friday, Oct 2 from 12pm to 5pm (EDT). The event will begin with the annual business meeting where we will welcome the newly elected members to the executive committee and…

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Update on Fall 2020 CPTSC Conference

As we announced recently, the fall 2020 annual Council for Programs in Technical & Scientific Communication conference will not be held in person.  The CPTSC Executive Committee recently approved plans for an online fall event. We have scheduled an online Zoom “gathering” from 12-5 p.m. (Eastern) on Friday, October 2 featuring the theme of “Administering…

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2019 CPTSC Conference

West Chester University in West Chester, PA, is thrilled to host the 2019 CPTSC conference Oct. 10-12, 2019. In this brief post, we’ll share a little information on our university and the surrounding area, which offer a wonderful mélange of the past and the present. Who we are West Chester University (WCU) is the second-largest…

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2018 Conference Highlights from CPTSC President

Dear CPTSC colleagues, Greetings from Minnesota, the land of 10,000 lakes!  As I gaze out my window on a beautiful June day in Minnesota, I find myself hoping the weather will be just as nice in October when we will welcome you to the 2018 Conference of the Council of Programs in Technical and Scientific…

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