A Superhero Fundraiser Idea

Fundraising is essential for productive chapter life, and with the Sigma Tau Delta 2017 International Convention just around the corner it is time to start raising travel funds for your chapter to attend. Asking strangers for money can be a … Continue reading

Fostering Literacy: Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

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

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

Show us your shirt!

Hands down, THE most popular social event of the entire convention is the Dry T-shirt and Bad Poetry competitions. Everyone knows what bad poetry is, though many don’t realize that Sigma Tau Deltans can get very competitive with ours, or … 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

BWB Book Drive and Internship

Last month Better World Books (BWB) issued a challenge to Sigma Tau Delta: if 13 more chapters would commit to running a fall book drive by Thanksgiving, BWB would randomly select one of those chapters to receive a basket of … Continue reading

More Award Opportunities

Scholarships are not the only way for students and chapters to get recognition and funding. Sigma Tau Delta has many awards for qualified student members, Faculty Sponsors, and chapter activities. The application process is often quick and easy, and winning … Continue reading

Journaling with Veterans: A Grant Project

by Lauren Brandeberry Project Coordinator It’s that time of year, time to apply for a 2012-2013 Sigma Tau Delta Project Grant. Project Grants are designed to encourage local chapters to be innovative in developing projects that further the goals of … 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

5 Things You May Not Know About Running A Better World Books Campus Book Drive

by Lauren Brandeberry Associate Alumni Representative, 2011-2012 1. It’s not too late to get started! Most chapters time their drives with the end of the semester, as students sell back their used books and clean out their dorms. Even if … Continue reading