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Society for Technical Communication (STC)

The Society for Technical Communication offers a unique opportunity for members to seek recognition for their work and obtain professional contacts. STC is the world's largest and oldest professional association dedicated to the advancement of the field of technical communication. The Society's members span the field of the technical communication profession, from students and academics to practitioners and managers.

The James Madison University STC Student Chapter meets twice a month in Harrison Hall. For information about the JMU STC Student Chapter: 

Website: https://jmustc.wordpress.com/ 

Contact:
Dr. Angela Crow
STC Faculty Adviser
crowad@jmu.edu 

Lexia Undergraduate Journal

Lexia is a student-run, online journal that publishes innovative student work in WRTC. Its mission is to publish a range of quality texts that best represent the work of WRTC students and the disciplines of writing, rhetoric and technical communication. Lexia is created and managed by students enrolled in WRTC 328: Practicum. These practicum students develop the criteria used to evaluate essays, read and discuss each submission, and work individually with winning essayists to polish their work for publication online. 

Website: http://www.jmu.edu/lexia/ 

Contact:
Dr. Cathryn Molloy
Lexia Faculty Adviser
molloycs@jmu.edu 

WRTC Alumni Council

Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication established its Alumni Council in fall 2013. The purpose of the WRTC Alumni Council is to provide service and support in areas such as current issues and practices; employment trends; tools and technologies; internship opportunities; and networking. 

Website: www.jmu.edu/wrtc/alumni/about.shtml

Contact: wrtcalumni@gmail.com.  

James Madison Undergraduate Research Journal (JMURJ)

JMURJ is a multidisciplinary, student-run, peer-reviewed undergraduate academic journal that gives undergraduates an outlet for their research and scholarship while preparing them for their experiences beyond JMU.

JMURJ's mission is to promote, publish, and share the excellent research and scholarship by undergraduate students across James Madison University. JMURJ seeks to connect James Madison University's undergraduate students in all fields of study with their peers, their school, and their community.

Website: https://www.jmu.edu/jmurj/index.shtml 

Contact: 
Kevin Jefferson
JMURJ Faculty Adviser
jefferkx@jmu.edu 

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