Building up Literacy: Kingsville, TX, Housing Authority Project

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Texas A&M University—Kingsville’s Gamma Phi Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta received a Sigma Tau Delta Service Award for its Building up Literacy Project, which encourages children in the Kingsville Housing Authority‘s After School Program to read more. Inspired by Dolly … Continue reading

How to Use English to Create Cultural Connections

Jonathan Martin Associate Student Representative, Southwestern Region, 2015-2016 Rho Mu Chapter Oklahoma Christian University, Oklahoma City, OK Last summer I gained a new appreciation for language. I spent the six weeks between May 17 and June 28 in Yaizu City, … Continue reading

Simon Ortiz: Real Writing

Robert Durborow Student Advisor, 2014-2016 Pi Omega Chapter Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY My first impression of Simon Ortiz at the 2015 Sigma Tau Delta Annual Convention in Albuquerque, New Mexico, can be summed up in a single word: … Continue reading

To Facebook, or Not To Facebook…

Kaitlynn Helm Chi Theta Chapter West Texas A&M University Canyon, TX The Chi Theta Chapter at West Texas A&M University has adopted social media as our primary means of communication among members. However, we have also begun to utilize our … Continue reading

Winning a Scholarship Allows You to Engage in Scholarship

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by Shannin Schroeder Chair, Scholarships and Academic Awards Committee Southern Arkansas University Scholarship. For professionals in academia, the word conjures concentrated study and writing, the serious work that defines us as scholars in our fields. For you as a student, … Continue reading

“That’s What She Read”: My Summer Internship with Better World Books

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by Kaitlynn Helm Chi Theta Chapter West Texas A&M University Canyon, Texas I truly encourage all Society members to apply for the summer internship with Better World Books (BWB)! Since BWB adapts projects to you, this internship allows you to … Continue reading

Southwestern Student Leadership Candidate

Stephanie Laszik Candidate for Southwestern Student Representative, 2014-2015 Graduate Student, Epsilon Omega Chapter, University of Texas at Tyler Tyler, TX Positions, other memberships, offices, etc., currently or recently held: Sigma Tau Delta: Epsilon Omega Chapter Member since 2012 Publication Committee … Continue reading

Put Some Tofu On It!

Vegetarian and Vegan Cuisine in Portland by Katherine Williams Southwestern Student Representative Arkansas Tech University Known for its eccentric, eco-friendly environment, Portland offers a variety of vegetarian and vegan cuisine for both residents and tourists. I found healthy, meat-free alternatives … 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

Southwestern Students Attend Literary Conference

by Katherine Williams Southwestern Student Representative, 2012-2013 Arkansas Tech University The Arkansas Philological Association met for its 29th annual conference at the Arlington Hotel and Spa in Hot Springs, Arkansas, from October 18 through 20. Seven students and two faculty … Continue reading