[Academic-discuss] Student Volunteers at STC Summit

Elizabeth Bailey bethbailey6 at gmail.com
Thu Apr 26 20:04:25 UTC 2018


Great idea!  Yes, I approve!

On Thu, Apr 26, 2018 at 2:56 PM, Beth Agnew via Academic-discuss <
academic-discuss at mailer.stc.org> wrote:

> Hey colleagues,
>
> As you know, student volunteers are invited to the STC Summit to assist
> with logistics and otherwise generally help out. This year, we are short on
> the number of student volunteers needed. One of the sticking points is that
> such volunteers need to be STC Student Members. For many of the students
> even the discounted $58.50 student membership fee is out of their meager
> education budgets.
>
>
> I propose the Academic SIG sponsor 2 (two) student memberships so that the
> Summit can have at least 2 more student volunteers attend. The students get
> a lot out of the Summit, are able to attend sessions and network with the
> SIGs, especially ours, and it's a great opportunity for us to bring
> students into the fold as they are starting their Technical Communication
> careers.
>
>
> Do I have your approval to spend a total of $117.00 of our SIG budget for
> these two sponsorships? Upon what criteria do you want to select these
> students?
>
>
> Further, does anyone want to volunteer to be the Academic SIG treasurer,
> or hold another office in our group? 😊
>
>
> Many thanks for your thoughts on this.
>
> Cheers,
>
> --Beth
>
>
> Beth Agnew, CPTC (E)
>
> Academic SIG Manager
>
>
>
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