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

6 Ways to Fund Your Chapter’s Trip to the 2018 Convention

Diane Vanner Steinberg and Felicia Jean Steele have co-sponsored The College of New Jersey‘s Sigma Tau Delta chapter for 11 years, with Diane co-sponsoring it with another faculty member before then. They became serious about fundraising in 2009, after the … Continue reading

Shakespeare CFP: The Journal of the Wooden O

The Journal of the Wooden O is seeking submissions for the 2017 edition of their Shakespearean journal. The rolling deadline for scholarly articles is October 16, 2017. Submissions on all Shakespearean topics are accepted from undergraduate and graduate students, as … Continue reading

Making “Almost Famous” Stories

The Lottery by Shirley Jackson

Samantha Miller Student Advisor, 2016-2018 Alpha Epsilon Alpha Chapter The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ When I first read Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery,” in eighth grade, I was struck by one primary thought: I wanted to write like that … Continue reading

How to Write Creative Non-Fiction: An Introduction

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Meghan Miller Student Representative, High Plains Region, 2015-2016 Zeta Psi Chapter University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO So, you want to write creative non-fiction without boring your readers to death by sounding like a textbook. You are not alone. Creative … Continue reading

2015 Convention Submissions Due October 27

by Sarah Dangelantonio 2015 Convention Chair Do I dare disturb the universe? Do I dare to eat a peach? Do I dare submit to the Sigma Tau Delta 2015 Convention? Of course you do! We are quickly approaching the submission … Continue reading

Announcing Our 2014 Common Reader

We the Animals by Justin Torres by Sidney Watson 2014 Convention Chair Make a wee bit of space in your summer reading list for our 2014 Common Reader, We the Animals by Justin Torres. At 144 pages, it will only … Continue reading

May eNews Now Available

The May eNews is now available and is jam packed with important information. In This eNews Issue Journal Submissions and Current Issues Chapter Annual Report Committee Opportunities for Sponsors Meet Your New Student Leaders The Sigma Tau Delta Newsletter BWB … Continue reading

Hints for Successful Convention Submissions

by Gloria J. Hochstein, 2013 Convention Chair You want to submit a paper or creative work to the 2013 Sigma Tau Delta Convention? Great! Starting this year, you can submit only one work for consideration (unless the second one is … Continue reading

November eNews now online!

The November eNews came out last night, jam packed with important information. In This eNews Issue Scholarship Deadline Extended to Nov. 5 Award/Grant Deadline Extended to Nov. 12 Convention Submissions Due Nov. 12 Volunteer to Evaluate Convention Papers New BWB … Continue reading