Sigma Delta Pi: La Sociedad Nacional Honoraria Hispanica
Psi Omicron Chapter
Sigma Delta Pi recognizes high-achieving students of Spanish. Tech's Psi Omicron chapter has been nationally recognized five times for outstanding activities. For 2019-2020, Tech's chapter was one of only 11 of 627 chapters that was recognized. You can read the award letter from the Executive Director and view the certificate by clicking here:
In addition to academic excellence, candidates for membership must demonstrate a keen interest in the Spanish language and a desire and commitment to promote the study of Hispanic language, literature and culture. Requirements for memberships:
Sigma Delta Pi activities: monthly meetings lower-level-tutoring for Tech students lectures by outside academics workshops for Hispanic parents and students about the value of higher education, academic preparation for college, and financial aid opportunities English language instruction for Spanish-speaking students and immigrants translation help during parent-teacher conferences in the Russellville School District interpretation help at River Valley Clinic in Dardanelle participation in Oakland Heights Elementary School's Hispanic Celebration Day
Initiation ceremonies are held each year in the Spring semester. For additional information, contact the Psi Omicron Chapter Advisor, Dr. Alejandra K. Carballo.