A Season of Giving: Scholarships, Awards, and Grants


We are in the throes of the holiday season, and for many of us, that means selecting the perfect gifts for friends and family members. We angle our way into lines on Black Friday or queue up virtually on Cyber … Continue reading

Banned Books: Stand Up for What Moves You

There is a secret part of most people that wants to rebel, doing as one sees fit and taking a bite of the forbidden. Some people try to hide it; some people embrace it. But there is one forbidden fruit … Continue reading

Have You Met Your Extended English Family?

Sigma Tau Delta has long since prided itself with its members’ involvement and community engagement, which they have exemplified over the years. From book drives, to fundraisers, to Banned Books Week, Sigma Tau Delta members from all over the world … Continue reading

Meet William C. Johnson

  William (Bil) Johnson is the Executive Director of Sigma Tau Delta and NEHS. By the time he left high school Bil knew he wanted to teach—but he didn’t know what subject. And so his University of Chicago undergraduate days … Continue reading

Meet Katie Mudd

Welcome to the first post in our new Meet the Deltans series. Each week we will feature a different Sigma Tau Delta member. Follow us this summer to meet your Central Office staff and 2017-2018 Student Leaders. Katie Mudd is … Continue reading

Fostering Literacy: Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

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One key aspect of Sigma Tau Delta’s Mission Statement is serving society by fostering literacy. With over 880 active chapters in the Society, we have the potential to make an incredible impact upon international literacy efforts. Every academic year Sigma … Continue reading

Banned Books: Symbols of Positive Ideological Shifts

Persepolis Read Banned Books

As literature lovers, it is our instinctual response to regard Banned Books Week with a modicum of solemn reflection; a week when we think about the thousands of people unable to enrich their literary lives with profound works like Animal … Continue reading

Experts Lead Convention Workshops

We heard you loud and clear! At last year’s convention, one of the most frequent comments on our feedback survey was that students wanted more opportunities to work with experts and industry professionals. So this year’s schedule is jam-packed with … Continue reading

Introducing the 2012-2013 Student Leaders

At the 2012 Sigma Tau Delta International Convention in New Orleans, students from each of Sigma Tau Delta’s six regions elected Student Representatives and Associate Student Representatives to serve their regions and represent the interests of students to Sigma Tau … Continue reading

Get the Most Out of Your Convention Experience

by Lauren BrandeberryAssociate Alumni Rep, 2011-2012 The Sigma Tau Delta Annual International Convention is an incredible experience, but it can also be overwhelming. The convention features exciting events: -Three outstanding and often surprising featured speakers who will give presentations, answer … Continue reading