Sigma Tau Delta

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Sigma Tau Delta, the International English Honor Society, celebrates high achievement in language, literature and writing.

The USF chapter organizes book swaps, open mics, fundraisers for the San Francisco community and readings by writers from all over the Bay Area.

When you become a member of Sigma Tau Delta, you’ll:

  • Join a professional network of more than 850 active chapters worldwide, with more than 1,000 faculty sponsors, and approximately 9,000 new members inducted annually.
  • Become eligible to apply for a variety of Sigma Tau Delta scholarships.
  • Have an opportunity to submit papers for publication in The Sigma Tau Delta Rectangle, The Sigma Tau Delta Reviews and Sigma Tau Delta’s online publications.
  • Become eligible to apply for Sigma Tau Delta co-sponsored internships with a major publisher and an online book store that funds worldwide literacy initiatives.

Membership is by invitation only. Wondering how to qualify? Contact english.dept@usfca.edu to learn more or check out the Sigma Tau Delta Facebook page.

Students at Sigma Tau Ice Cream Bar
To celebrate the end of their 2014 book drive, Sigma Tau Delta hosted an ice cream party in the University Center.
Three Students at Sigma Tau Party
Students enjoyed ice cream sundaes and live music during Sigma Tau Delta's book drive party.
Two  at Sigma Tau Party