ERIC Number: ED361783
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (19th, Boise, Idaho, October 8-10, 1992).
Riordan, Daniel G., Ed.
Based on the theme of broadening the base of academic, industrial and professional connections, this proceedings presents papers delivered at the annual meeting of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC). Papers in the proceedings are divided into four sections: Models for Connecting Academia, Industries, and the Professions; Making the Connections Better and Richer; Reaching More and Different Audiences and Students; and Working through Conflict. Papers in the proceedings are: "Developing A Successful Internship Program" (Deborah S. Bosley); "Refiguring Academic-Industry Relations: Technical Communications Research on a Two-Way Street" (Bob Johnson); "TC 101: Orientation to Technical Communication, Or Bringing Out the Frustrated Teacher in Your Industrial Colleague" (Jim Corey); "Designing Capstone and Other Professional-Level Completion Courses for Technical Communication Programs" (Elizabeth R. Turpin); "Technical Communication and TQM" Teaming Up for Curriculum Improvement" (Gisela Kutzbach); "Curriculum-Specific Communication Classes for Engineering Students: Providing Context and Connections" (Betsy M. Aller); "Reaching Out to User Communities and Non-Engineering Professions" (Jennie Dautermann); "Forging Connections between Academic and Workplace Environments: Scholars-in-Residence" (Meg Morgan); "The Benefits of the Inherent Conflict between Industry and Technical Communication Programs" (Anthony Flinn); "Working through Conflict: Tensions in Funded Projects" (Stephen Bernhardt); "Working through Conflict: Organizing Industry Advisory Groups" (Henrietta Nickels Shirk). The proceedings also includes the conference program and results of the annual business meeting. Appendixes present the constitution of the CPTSC; lists of meetings, sites, and dates; members of CPTSC, and a list of CPTSC officers. (RS)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication.