An English Major’s Empowering Internship

The call from Better World Books (BWB) came while I was in my hotel room during the Sigma Tau Delta 2017 International English Convention in Louisville, KY. To my disbelief, on the same day as my presentations I was offered … Continue reading

Chapter’s Hardship Leads to a Better World

CUNE Collection Box

Sigma Tau Delta chapter members are hardworking, willing to see projects through successful completion. Sometimes, though, chapters face moments of hardship and need reminding that their determination and actions can lead to a better world. Rho Iota’s Story The Rho … Continue reading

“That’s What She Read”: My Summer Internship with Better World Books

Office Picnic at Stone Mountain Park

by Kaitlynn Helm Chi Theta Chapter West Texas A&M University Canyon, Texas I truly encourage all Society members to apply for the summer internship with Better World Books (BWB)! Since BWB adapts projects to you, this internship allows you to … Continue reading

Team Up to Jazz Up Your Book Drive

by Timothy Leonard Midwestern Region Student Representative, 2013-2015 Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne, IN The majority of Sigma Tau Delta chapters have a book drive each year. However, many are looking for new and innovative ways to “jazz … Continue reading

Joe’s Experience at Better World Books

by Joe Gallagher Alumnus, Plymouth State University Plymouth, NH People are sort of obligated to say “time flies,” since admitting otherwise would be depressing, but these past six weeks working as the 2013 Sigma Tau Delta intern at Better World Books … Continue reading

Better World Books 2013 Internship

by Joe Gallagher Alumnus, Plymouth State University Plymouth, NH My experience with Sigma Tau Delta and Better World Books has been absolutely perfect. I love writing, traveling, and being involved with social enterprise. So for me there couldn’t have been … Continue reading

Chapters: Get A Life

Does your chapter need guidance and inspiration create fun events, meaningful service activities, or successful fundraising? Sigma Tau Delta has rolled out exciting new changes to the Chapter Life section of our website in order to provide members and Chapter … Continue reading

Make Money, Not Coffee: Summer Internship Opportunities

Instead of flipping burgers or taking extra classes this summer, wouldn’t you rather have a paid internship? Sigma Tau Delta co-sponsors paid internships every summer with Better World Books (BWB) and Penguin Group (USA). Both internships are excellent opportunities to … Continue reading

In the Money: Tips and Tricks from the Fundraising Trenches

by Jeffrey J. Jett II Midwestern Student Representative, 2011-2012 Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL Greetings from Xi Delta Chapter! This is Jeff, current chapter President, your guide to the wonderful world of fundraising opportunities. There are a litany of options … Continue reading

Start Your Book Drive Now for a Chance to Win

Better World Books (BWB), Sigma Tau Delta’s National Service Partner, has issued a challenge: if 13 more chapters commit to running a BWB Campus Book Drive by Thanksgiving, BWB will randomly select one of them to win a basket of … Continue reading