Four Ways Attending Music Festivals Improved My Writing

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In recent years, there has been massive growth in the production and attendance of music festivals. According to Billboard Magazine, 32 million people attend at least one US music festival every year. As a lover of the humanities, I have … Continue reading

Benetech: Raising Funds for Literacy is our Mission

The Sigma Tau Delta Mission Statement focuses on fostering literacy. This mission is displayed regularly in our commitment to scholarship and service at the chapter level. With over 900 active chapters, the impact of Sigma Tau Delta and our members … Continue reading

Meet your 2018-2019 Student Leaders!

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At the Sigma Tau Delta 2018 International Convention in Cincinnati, OH, students from each of Sigma Tau Delta’s six regions elected Student Representatives (SR) and Associate Student Representatives (ASR) to serve their regions and represent the interests of students to … Continue reading

Overcoming the Fear of Submitting Personal Writing

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Last semester a professor of mine asked us to write a personal essay about a lie we’ve told or heard. I chose to write about the habitual secretiveness of my sexuality, my relationship history, and the veneer of denial that … Continue reading

Gain Valuable Work Experience with a Summer Internship Stipend

Summer internships offer students a unique opportunity: to gain practical, hands-on experience in a field, without detracting from schoolwork during the fall and spring semesters. Furthermore, many internship positions lead to post-graduation employment opportunities. Even if the company where you … Continue reading

8 Tips for Transferring to a New Sigma Tau Delta Chapter

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When I began my membership in Sigma Tau Delta, I was a part of the Sigma Beta Chapter at Chadron State College in Chadron, NE; I served as Vice President and loved being involved at my school. Then life hit … Continue reading

How to Make and Keep Society Connections

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There is no denying that Sigma Tau Delta is a large honor society; as the second largest academic honor society we have over 900 chapters and induct approximately 9,000 members each year. As an international honor society we take great … Continue reading

A Season of Giving: Scholarships, Awards, and Grants

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We are in the throes of the holiday season, and for many of us, that means selecting the perfect gifts for friends and family members. We angle our way into lines on Black Friday or queue up virtually on Cyber … Continue reading

How my Military Experience Shaped my Writing

Sigma Tau Delta membership sometimes extends beyond chapters on traditional campuses in the United States. As an international organization, the Society has chapters in the US and overseas, as well as “virtual” chapters with members attending class in an online … Continue reading

Mixing Writing and Technology at EA Games

Unsurprising to the English majors reading this, I love to write. I feel most complete when writing novels, short stories, or academic papers. Only when I find the right sequence of words can I effectively bare my soul. However, as … Continue reading