Sigma Tau Delta

Sigma Tau Delta's central purpose is to confer distinction upon students of the English language and literature in undergraduate, graduate, and professional studies. Sigma Tau Delta also recognizes the accomplishments of professional writers who have contributed to the fields of language and literature.

The mission and purpose of the Sam Houston State University Delta Delta Chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, the International English Honor Society, shall be literary, educational and charitable. The Detla Delta Chapter shall strive to

  1. confer distinction for high achievement in English language, literature, and writing in undergraduate, graduate and professional studies at Sam Houston State University;

  2. provide cultural stimulation at Sam Houston State University and promote interest in literature and the English language on campus and in the surrounding communities;

  3. advance all areas of the discipline of English, including literature, language and writing;

  4. encourage ethical and commendable character among its members;

  5. promote good fellowship and the formation of networks of friendship and support among its members;

  6. serve society by fostering literacy.

Membership Form

News and Current Events

2008 Book Sale
book sale

2008 Induction Ceremony

new officers

Officers and Advisors
National: Sigma Tau Delta
A History of Sigma Tau Delta
Regional: Southwestern Region
Contact Us

Dr. Helena Halmari, Chair
Kristen Mack, Secretary
Evans Complex 458
(936) 294-1404
(936) 294-1408

P.O. Box 2146
1901 University Ave.
Huntsville, TX 77341