ERIC Number: ED361778
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (14th, Orlando, Florida, October 7-9, 1987).
Geonetta, Sam C., Ed.
Based on the notion of "reaching out," this proceedings presents papers from the annual meeting of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication. Papers in the proceedings are: "Southern Tech's Technical Writing Certificate" (William S. Pfeiffer); "Reach Out and Quack Someone" (Daniel R. Jones); "Reaching Out: A Rationale for University and Industrial Collaboration in Planning and Evaluating Technical Communication Programs" (Sherry Burgus Little); "Reaching Out: Designing and Teaching a Graduate-Level Course in the Theory and Research of Media Selection" (Laurie Schultz Hayes); "Reaching Out to Other Disciplines" (Muriel Zimmerman); "The Instructional Communication Workshop for Graduate Teaching Assistants in Technical Areas at the University of Missouri-Rolla" (Sam C. Geonetta); "Disciplinary Tensions: Teaching Self-Critical Reflection in an Upper-Division Technical Writing Course" (Carol Lipson); "The Metaphor of the Web: A Link between Collaborative Writing and Gender Studies" (Mary M. Lay); "Designing a Model for Collaboration" (Susan Feinberg); "The Need for Collaborative Learning Opportunities in Technical Writing" (Kenneth T. Rainey); "Reaching Out with Grant Proposals: Linking Classroom Instruction with Program Development" (Susan K. Ahern); "Electronic Documentation Comes of Age" (Henrietta Nickels Shirk); "Desktop Publishing: The Writer's Expanding Role" (Chuck Nelson); "Using Desktop Publishing in an Advanced Writing Class" (Daniel Riordan); "A Cautionary Word about Desktop Publishing" (Judith Kaufman); and "Electronic Bulletin Boards: Their Benefits to Academia" (Sherry Southard). The proceedings also includes a message from the president of CPTSC, the conference program, and results of the annual business meeting. Appendixes presenting the constitution, lists of meeting sites and dates, members, and a list of ERIC document numbers for past proceedings of the CPTSC are attached. (RS)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication.