Changing Currents in Savannah B

 2014 Convention Story Kathryn Baumgartner Alpha Kappa Omicron Chapter St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, NY Though rivers are known for moving in just one direction, they still need to be open to the ebb and flow of the tide, and … Continue reading

Spending Summer in an Igloo: My Editorial Internship with Penguin Random House

by Natalie Hallak Upsilon Omicron Chapter St. John’s University, Queens, NY Like many English majors, my idea of a perfect job is one where I get paid to read—and publishing is the best industry to make that happen (or so … Continue reading

“I Survived”: Overcoming the Undergraduate Senior Thesis

by Morgan Mandriota Alpha Iota Omicron Chapter, St. Joseph’s College, NY “Welcome to Senior Thesis! ‘Abandon all hope ye who enter here.’” This was the first slide of the PowerPoint presentation welcoming English majors into our first meeting of the … Continue reading

Eastern Student Leadership Candidate

Courtney Dunn Candidate for Eastern Student Representative, 2014-2015 Junior, Theta Kappa Chapter, Bloomsburg University Bloomsburg, PA Positions, other memberships, offices, etc., currently or recently held: Explain why you are running for office and comment on any skills, experience, or personal … Continue reading

Eastern Student Leadership Candidate

Jeanette Schollaert Candidate for Eastern Student Representative, 2014-2015 Junior, Alpha Delta Lambda Chapter, Chatham University Pittsburgh, PA Positions, other memberships, offices, etc., currently or recently held: Founder and President, Beyond the Page Book Club (May 2012 – Present) Humanities Tutor, … Continue reading

Submitting to Journals

by Lyndon Seitz Eastern Student Representative, 2013-2014 Westfield State University, Westfield, MA This is the second of a two-part post. Part one focused on how to find a journal to which to submit. Once you have found a journal to … Continue reading

Submitting to Journals

by Lyndon Seitz Eastern Student Representative, 2013-2014 Westfield State University, Westfield, MA This is the first of a two-part post. Part two will focus on what to do once you find a journal you want to submit to. Submitting your … Continue reading

English Major Gone Wild: An Experiment into a World Past the Classics

by Kaila Cummings Eastern Associate Student Representative, 2013-2014 Westfield State University, Westfield, MA $9.99 at Walmart. “You know what? Why not?” Granted, I didn’t want anyone I knew to see me, but I decided to buy The Mortal Instruments: City … 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