2014 International Convention

Top Ten Things to Know About the 2014 Convention
Some of us will attend our first convention this spring. Others already know how spectacular an experience the convention can be.

Another Good Reason to Attend the Next Sigma Tau Delta Convention
We were lucky. After navigating through crowds of pushy people, we achieved the dream—four front row, center seats.

The Tech Edge: Mentoring English Majors for Careers Today

Bethany Aguad and Rachel Houghton
Technical Writers
Society for Technical Communication (STC)

At the Sigma Tau Delta conference in Portland earlier this year, Bethany Bowles (now Bethany Agaud) and I presented two sessions of interest . . .

Screenplays, Insecurities, and Tupperware

Gary Dop
Alpha Ki Sigma Chapter
Randolph College, VA

In the world of scripts and screens, I've dabbled here and there, bouncing from commercials to films—playing writer, actor, or director. Of the hats I've worn, none gives me as much joy as writer.

Sigma Tau Delta's Friends in Kuwait

Kathy Nixon
Sponsor, Alpha Rho Eta Chapter
American University of Kuwait

The Alpha Rho Eta chapter of Sigma Tau Delta at the American University of Kuwait(AUK) has several logistical challenges that arise from its emphasis on excellence in the study of English language and literature . . .

President's Corner

Sarah Dangelantonio, President, 2012-2014
Franklin Pierce University, NH

Bibliophile. Say it with me, bibliophile. The word feels luscious as it rolls off the tongue.

From the Desk of NEHS

Dave Wendelin
NEHS Director

Windows and Mirrors: The Value of the Humanities
I've been interested of late in the articles that have been posted . . .

2014 Common Reader

Lauren Brandeberry
Project Coordinator

Understanding the Common Reader
Every year, Sigma Tau Delta selects a book to be our Common Reader for the year.