It takes two to speak the truth–one to speak, and another to listen.
–Henry David Thoreau

igma Tau Delta is more than just another college club. It is a forum for members to share their love of English language and literature with like-minded peers, participate in rewarding activities, and gain recognition for their accomplishments. It is a gathering place for those who understand the importance of communication, the value of listening, and the significance of expression. It is a hub of shared interest and purpose.

Sigma Tau Delta confers distinction upon outstanding undergraduate students, graduate students, and professionals who contribute to English language and literature. The society is open, through associate membership, to anyone who shares its love for English.


Memberships Benefits:

Learn more about Sigma Tau Delta's
history and traditions

Several national scholarships and awards worth up to $5,000
Paid internships Penguin and Better World Books
Opportunities to publish work in the society's publications
Belonging to a internationally recognized honor society
Opportunities to present work at the Sigma Tau Delta's annual international convention
Associating outside the classroom with some of ATU's brightest students
At the very least, it looks good on your resume

Omicron Tau Chapter Events:

Banned Books Week
Charity Book Sale

Graduate school preparation workshops
Poetry and fiction readings by students or guest writers
Publication preparation seminars
Welcoming Ceremony
Interaction with faculty
Service projects
Social events
Membership Eligibility:

Minimum 3.0 average in major.
Complete at least three semesters of college work.
Complete two English courses beyond composition.
In the highest thirty-five percent of class in general scholarship.
See any officer or advisor to find out more membership details.