Southwestern Students Attend Literary Conference

by Katherine Williams Southwestern Student Representative, 2012-2013 Arkansas Tech University The Arkansas Philological Association met for its 29th annual conference at the Arlington Hotel and Spa in Hot Springs, Arkansas, from October 18 through 20. Seven students and two faculty … Continue reading

Popular Culture and the Written Word at Cal State Fullerton

by Lauren Bailey President, Alpha Delta Zeta chapter California State University, Fullerton Cal State Fullerton held a Far Western regional event this fall under the theme of “Popular Culture and the Written Word.” This event spanned 2 days, with 47 … Continue reading

Convention Stories

Every year, as part of the Save Our Stories Project, we ask students and Sponsors who attended the Sigma Tau Delta Annual International Convention to submit their own personal convention stories to be archived on our website. These stories serve … Continue reading

What is a Roundtable?

Lauren BrandeberryAssociate Alumni Representative, 2011-2012 Ever since submissions opened for the 2012 Sigma Tau Delta International Convention, many people have been asking, “What happened to panel submissions, and what are these new roundtables?” Roundtables are the same thing as what … Continue reading

How to Make and Keep Society Connections

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There is no denying that Sigma Tau Delta is a large honor society; as the second largest academic honor society we have over 900 chapters and induct approximately 9,000 members each year. As an international honor society we take great … Continue reading

Congratulations Scholarship Recipients

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Please join us in congratulating the 2016-2017 Sigma Tau Delta Scholarship Recipients. Read on to learn more about this year’s winners of the Nelson James Junior Scholarships, Elva Bell McLin Senior Scholarships, Edwin L. Stockton Jr. Graduate Scholarships, William C. … Continue reading

Meet Your Student Leaders

Blog Posts by Region Eastern Far Western High Plains Midwestern Southern Southwestern Student Leadership Active student members have the opportunity to serve Sigma Tau Delta on a Society level. Those members who do so gain valuable networking, organizational, and leadership … Continue reading

Southwestern Student Leadership Candidate

Stephanie Laszik Candidate for Southwestern Student Representative, 2014-2015 Graduate Student, Epsilon Omega Chapter, University of Texas at Tyler Tyler, TX Positions, other memberships, offices, etc., currently or recently held: Sigma Tau Delta: Epsilon Omega Chapter Member since 2012 Publication Committee … Continue reading

Prepping Chapters for a New Year

by Nick Miller High Plains Associate Student Representative, 2012-2013 Chadron State College, Chadron, Nebraska Making the transition from one school year to the next is a crucial but also tricky stage for every chapter. Choosing new officers and preparing them … Continue reading

Your Chance to Win a Scholarship

Dr. John Kerrigan Chair, Scholarships and Academic Awards Committee One of Sigma Tau Delta’s key purposes is to “confer distinction for high achievement in English language and literature.” As the chair of the Scholarship Committee, I feel fortunate to participate … Continue reading