<html><!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN"> <head> <META NAME="keyword" CONTENT="STC, technical writing, technical writer, Santa Barbara, Ventura, San Luis Obispo, Region 8 Conference, professional society, documentation, technical illustration, Society for Technical Communication"> <title>Santa Barbara STC Chapter</title> <link href="../css/mystyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"> </head> <DIV style="POSITION: absolute; align: center"><IMG src="http://sbstc.org/images/bg-4.gif" width="100%" rightmargin="0" leftmargin="0" topmargin="0" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" hieght="100%"></DIV> <DIV style="Z-INDEX: 1; POSITION: relative; BOTTOM: 10px; TOP: 10px; align: center"> <TABLE cellSpacing=4 cellPadding=4 width=700 bgColor=#ffffff align=center> <TBODY> <TR align=left> <TD bgColor=#ffffff height=144 background=../images/banner_4.jpg colSpan=5></TD></TR> <TR vAlign=top bgColor=#ffffff> <TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: gray thin solid; BORDER-LEFT: gray thin solid; BORDER-TOP: gray thin solid; BORDER-RIGHT: gray thin solid" rowSpan=2 width="16%" align=middle> <TABLE cellSpacing=10 width="100%"> <TBODY> <TR> <TD>&nbsp;</TD></TR> <TR> <TD height=143 width="100%"> <P class=navmainsubblue2><A href="http://sbstc.org/chapter_membership.htm">Membership</A></P> <P class=navmainsubblue2><A href="http://sbstc.org/chapter_services.htm">Services</A></P><!--<p class="navmainsubblue2"><a href="chapter_newsletter.htm">Newsletter</a></p>--> <P class=navmainsubblue2><A href="http://sbstc.org/chapter_officers.htm">Officers</A></P> <P class=navmainsubblue2><A href="http://sbstc.org/chapter_history.htm">History</A></P></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></TD> <TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: gray thin solid; BORDER-LEFT: gray thin solid; BORDER-TOP: gray thin solid; BORDER-RIGHT: gray thin solid" width="84%"> <TABLE width="100%"> <TBODY> <TR> <TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM-COLOR: gray; BORDER-TOP-COLOR: gray; BORDER-TOP-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-BOTTOM-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-LEFT-COLOR: gray; BORDER-LEFT-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-RIGHT: gray thin solid" class=navmainsubblue width="20%" align=middle><A href="http://sbstc.org/index.htm">HOME</A></TD> <TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM-COLOR: gray; BORDER-TOP-COLOR: gray; BORDER-TOP-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-BOTTOM-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-LEFT-COLOR: gray; BORDER-LEFT-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-RIGHT: gray thin solid" class=navmainsubblue width="25%" align=middle><A href="http://sbstc.org/events/events.htm">EVENTS</A></TD> <TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM-COLOR: gray; BORDER-TOP-COLOR: gray; BORDER-TOP-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-BOTTOM-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-LEFT-COLOR: gray; BORDER-LEFT-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-RIGHT: gray thin solid" class=navmainsubblue width="25%" align=middle><A href="http://sbstc.org/employment/employment.htm">EMPLOYMENT</A></TD> <TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM-COLOR: gray; BORDER-TOP-COLOR: gray; BORDER-TOP-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-BOTTOM-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-LEFT-COLOR: gray; BORDER-LEFT-WIDTH: thin; BORDER-RIGHT: gray thin solid" class=navmainsubblue width="25%" align=middle><A href="http://sbstc.org/chapter.htm">CHAPTER</A></TD> <TD class=navmainsubblue width="25%" align=middle><A href="http://sbstc.org/links/links.htm">LINKS</A></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></TD></TR> <TR bgColor=#ffffff> <TD style="BORDER-BOTTOM: gray thin solid; BORDER-LEFT: gray thin solid; BORDER-TOP: gray thin solid; BORDER-RIGHT: gray thin solid" colSpan=4> <H1>Volunteers</H1> <P>One way to learn new skills and to increase your professional visibility is to participate in organizing chapter activities. Take a quick look at the activity suggestions or chapter positions below. Then contact chapter Vice President <A href="mailto:vice-president@sbstc.org">Wayne Kliman</A> to sign up. </P><BR> <H2>Want to get involved in chapter activities? </H2> <P>If you want a quick and easy way to get involved with the chapter, here are examples of other things you can do: </P><!-- <p><strong>Newsletter Articles</strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;<em>The Shell</em> can always use articles, book reviews, meeting reviews, and more. Get published and add something to your portfolio. </p> --> <P><STRONG>Suggest Program Topics --</STRONG>&nbsp;&nbsp;Send us your program topic requests and ideas. </P> <P><STRONG>Bring Refreshments to a Chapter Meeting --</STRONG>&nbsp;&nbsp;We will reimburse you for your expenses.</P><BR> <H2>Want to be a chapter volunteer?</H2> <P>Currently, we're looking to fill the following positions. All it takes is an interest and a few hours a week. </P> <UL> <LI>Secretary</LI> <LI>Education Manager</LI> <LI>Hospitality</LI> <LI>Newsletter Editor</LI> <LI>Publicity Manager</LI> <LI>Program Manager</LI> <LI>Public Relations</LI></UL></TD> <TR> <TD colSpan=5> <P class=copyright align=center>Copyright 2004 Santa Barbara STC Chapter | Send comments to <A href="mailto:webmaster@sbstc.org">webmaster@sbstc.org</A> | <A href="http://sbstc.org/disclaimer.htm">Disclaimer</A></P></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></DIV> </html>