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. University of Lynchburg 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.
Candidates for membership in Sigma Tau Delta must have completed a minimum of two college courses in English language or literature beyond ENGL111 and ENGL112. The candidate must have a minimum 3.0 English and overall QPA and must have completed at least three semesters of college course work. Candidates for membership need not be majoring or minoring in the discipline of English.
For more information, contact Dr. Robin Bates, 434.544.8535, .
President: Samah Rash
Vice President: Kay Hames
Historian: Brooke Bosiger
Treasurer: Sarah Anderson
University of Lynchburg holds an annual ceremony in the spring for new inductees into the Nu Beta Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta.
Seven students were inducted and recognized on March 16, 2018. Fall 2017 inductees: Peter Conlon, Katherin Hames, Halley Jarrett, and Holly Peterson. Spring 2018 inductees: Brooke Bosiger, Samah Rash, and Katelyn Zawojski.