Chapter’s Hardship Leads to a Better World

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

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

AuthorSHIP Project Grant: Encouraging Young Minds to Write!

Phi Psi, Shippensburg University‘s chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, was the 2015-2016 Sigma Tau Delta Project Grant recipient for their AuthorSHIP Project Grant contest, a Central Pennsylvania competition that encourages young writers in multiple writing styles. The three categories include … 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

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

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

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

Mastering the Art of Hand Fishing and Other Idioms: Conversing with ESL Students

by Katherine Williams Southwestern Student Representative, 2012-2013 Arkansas Tech University, Russellville, AR You would think that the Department of English and Department of World Languages would be in the same building, but at Arkansas Tech University they spread out to … Continue reading

Leadership Positions Available

by Lauren BrandeberryAssociate Alumni Representative, 2011-2012 Next year’s student and alumni leaders will be chosen at the the Sigma Tau Delta 2012 International Convention. These leaders are fundamental to shaping the direction of Sigma Tau Delta, and these positions represent … Continue reading