Sigma Tau Delta

Students inducted into Sigma Tau Delta
The Sigma Tau Delta Nu Beta Chapter inducted nine students on March 20, 2015: Angela Arthur, Sarah Bryant, Kelly Layne, April Love, Sarah Meloy, Sarah Smith, Christine Swett, Chelsea Wiles, and Izzy Zaru-Roque.

Sigma Tau Delta is an International English Honor Society founded in 1924. It seeks to cultivate creative ability among advanced students with a major or minor in English. Lynchburg College has had a chapter, Nu Beta, since 1928. Once a member, you are eligible to compete for scholarships, internships, and writing awards sponsored by the Society.

Students who meet the requirements for initiation at Lynchburg College: have completed a minimum of 4 college courses in English language or literature (English 203 or higher), have earned at least a 3.3 average in English and a 3.0 in general scholarship, have earned a rank at least in the highest 35% of their class in general scholarship, are currently a junior or senior, and have the approval of the English Department faculty.

For more information, contact Dr. Leslie Layne, 434.544.8686, and Dr. Robin Bates, 434.544.8535, .

President: Izzy Zaru-Roque
Vice President: April Love
Historian: Christine Swett
Treasurer: Sarah Meloy

Induction Ceremony

Lynchburg College holds an annual ceremony in the spring for new inductees into the Nu Beta Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta.