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

Member Recruitment: Campus Resources

Member recruitment can be difficult: You could have a new chapter and be looking for additional members to help your organization grow; you could be looking for members because many have recently graduated; or you simply could have a small … Continue reading

How to Write Creative Non-Fiction: An Introduction

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

Embrace It

by Sara Labor Sigma Beta Chapter Chadron State College, Chadron, NE Sara’s blog was selected 2nd Place in the 2014 Convention Story Contest. I walk out of the tattoo parlor into the blinding sun and a warm breeze. Savannah air … Continue reading

English Undergrad-Friendly Conferences

by Kelsey Hixson-Bowles Student Advisor Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS I am a conference-going junkie. Seriously. I love presenting my research, hosting workshops, and traveling to different cities. The Sigma Tau Delta 2010 Convention in St. Louis was my first … Continue reading

Prepping Chapters for a New Year

by Nick Miller High Plains Associate Student Representative, 2012-2013 Chadron State College, Chadron, Nebraska Making the transition from one school year to the next is a crucial but also tricky stage for every chapter. Choosing new officers and preparing them … Continue reading

Oh the Places You Could Go

A Glimpse into a Possible Future with your Student Leadership Committee by Kelsey Hixson-Bowles Student Advisor, 2012-2014 Kansas State University As one of the two Student Advisors, I want to tell everyone about the chance to run for Student Leadership. … Continue reading

Feeling Infinite: Gearing Up For “The Perks of Being a Wallflower”

by Heather Etelamaki Alumni Epsilon Chapter Alumna of Kansas State Univeristy I am a firm believer that books come to you at the right moment. I refuse to believe it coincidental that I finally sat down to read The Perks … Continue reading

The Beat Summer

by Nick Miller High Plains Associate Student Representative, 2011-2013 Sigma Beta Chapter Chadron State College, Chadron, NE My band and I left Alliance, NE, on the morning of our three week long tour with roughly $600 in gas money. Some … Continue reading

Convention Story: Bringing the Good Times Home

by Jessica Reyes High Plains Student Representative, 2012-2013 Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS Going down to Louisiana for the 2012 Sigma Tau Delta International Convention, I anticipated heat, good food, and lots of intelligent conversation. What I didn’t anticipate was … Continue reading