Banned Books Week: Celebrating with Literature

Amber Jurgensen Southern Region Student Representative Rho Gamma Chapter Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA As another school year begins and students file into classrooms, many instructors look forward to using classic and modern literature to educate, entertain, and foster discussion. … Continue reading

Chapter Project Grant: Bridging the Gap Between High School and College Writing

by Chi Tau Chapter University of Maryland, College Park, College Park, MD Don’t forget to submit your Sigma Tau Delta Project Grant application by the extended deadline of November 1, 2015. Keep reading to see what one chapter accomplished with … Continue reading

“Books and Beyond”: A New Spin on Story Time

by Alpha Eta Nu Chapter Southern Utah University, Cedar City, UT 2015 Sigma Tau Delta Project Grant Winner The deadline for project grant applications has been extended to November 1, 2015. Alpha Eta Nu, Southern Utah University’s (SUU) chapter of … Continue reading

Throwing a Birthday Party for the Bard

Amber Jurgensen Southern Region Student Representative Rho Gamma Chapter Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA On April 23, Louisiana Tech University’s Rho Gamma Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta gathered at the Shakespeare garden in the Liberal Arts building for our biggest … Continue reading

The (Successful) Non-Traditional Chapter

Matthew Drollette Far Western Student Representative Alpha Upsilon Gamma Chapter Weber State University, Ogden, UT Starting a new chapter of Sigma Tau Delta isn’t easy. We are all busy people. We have exams, quizzes, papers, assignments, studying, and (hopefully) social … Continue reading

To Facebook, or Not To Facebook…

Kaitlynn Helm Chi Theta Chapter West Texas A&M University Canyon, TX The Chi Theta Chapter at West Texas A&M University has adopted social media as our primary means of communication among members. However, we have also begun to utilize our … 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

Band Together for Banned Books Week

by Victoria Gore Southern Student Representative, 2013-2014 Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA The American Library Association (ALA) Office for Intellectual Freedom serves to educate the general public about the importance of intellectual freedom and the right to knowledge and information. … Continue reading

A Gatsby Inspired Send-Off

by Katie Patterson-Hutlett Far Western Student Representative, 2013-2014 Dixie State University, St. George, UT After a fantastic year of successes and awesome member participation, my fellow officers, Chapter Sponsor, and I chose to end the year with a grand celebration. … Continue reading

In Case You Missed It!

The 2012-2013 school year was a busy time for Sigma Tau Delta, and there were MANY interesting and informative articles in our blog this year. In case you missed them, or if you just want a refresher for a head-start … Continue reading