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Washington, DC - Baltimore Chapter Archives

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Chapter Events for 2001-2002

Listed below are the chapter events that were held from September 2001 through June 2002. Events were held in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia to accommodate members throughout the area.

June 2001

Chapter Event: "Chapter Vision Day" (location: Environ Community Clubhouse in Olney, MD)

July - August 2001

September 2001

Chapter Event: "Administrative Council meeting" (location: Patrick Henry Library in Vienna, VA)

Chapter Event: "New Member Happy Hour" (speaker: none; location: Capitol City Brewing Company in Washington, DC next to Union Station.)

October 2001

Chapter Event: Full-Day Seminar: "Making Web Sites Accessible:—Implementing Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act." (Instructor: Walter Houser, Webmaster, Department of Veterans Affairs and Co-Chair, Federal Webmasters Working Group, Federal CIO Council; location: National Cancer Institute in Rockville, MD.)

Chapter Event: "Indexing for Technical Writers 101: Lambs to the Slaughter" (speaker: Maria Coughlin; location: Johns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Laboratory)

November 2001

Chapter Event: "Administrative Council meeting" (location: KBM Group in Silver Spring, MD)

Chapter Event: "How You Can Think Like an Information Architect and Improve Your Organization's Performance" (speaker: Thom Haller; location: Georgetown University Center for Professional Development (GUCPD) in Washington, DC.)

Chapter Event: Full-Day Seminar: "The Consultant's Toolkit—A Guide for the Successful Consultant" (speaker: Christopher Juillet; location: Booz•Allen & Hamilton in McLean, VA.)

December 2001

Chapter Event: "Whine and Dine at JR's Stockyards Inn" (speaker: none; location: JR's Stockyards restaurant in McLean, VA.)

January 2002

Chapter Event: "Full-Day Seminar: Goal-Oriented Navigation Design for Online Information" (speaker: Kevin Knabe; location: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Conference Center in Arlington, VA.)

February 2002

Chapter Event: "Administrative Council meeting" (Cynthia's in Adelphi, MD.)

Chapter Event: "Competition Awards Celebration" (speaker: none; location: Sheraton Premiere hotel in Vienna, VA.)

Chapter Event: "Implementing Context Sensitivity in WinHelp and HTML Help" (speaker: Paul O'Rear; location: Tysons-Pimmit Library in Falls Church, VA.)

March 2002

Chapter Event: "Usability SIG (Plain Language and Usability—A Case Study)" (speaker: Gail Hughes location: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Conference Center in Arlington, VA.)

Chapter Event: "Tech Comm Career Day (joint event with the James Madison University Student Chapter)" (speaker: various; location: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) Conference Center in Arlington, VA.)

April 2002

Chapter Event: "Productivity and Effectiveness Metrics for Technical Communicators" (speaker: Saul Carliner; location: Hughes Network Systems in Gaithersburg, MD.)

Chapter Event: "Administrative Council meeting" (location: Harold Hofstad's in Arlington, VA.)

May 2002

STC's 49th Annual Conference in Nashville, Tennessee.

Chapter Event: "Web Communicating—Content and Writing for New Media (joint program with the DC Web Women)" (speaker: Merry Bruns; location: Fig Leaf Software in Washington, DC.)

"Usability SIG: Getting a handle on all the issues in e-government sites" (speaker: presentation cosponsored by UPA DC Metro and the STC Washington, DC - Metro Baltimore Chapter; location: Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Services Center (B-CC Center) in Bethesda-Chevy Chase, MD.)

June 2002

Chapter Event: "Volunteer Recognition and Meet the Fellows Luncheon" (speaker: none; location: Normandie Farm Restaurant in Potomac, MD.)

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