Sigma Tau Delta

 How to Apply:
Students must fill out an application, available in the English Department main office. There is also a membership fee of $40. Payment is due with the completed application.

Criteria for eligibility for Sigma Tau Delta membership
Student membership is available to all undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in a degree program at SUNY Fredonia’s Department of English.

Candidates for undergraduate membership must have four semesters of college work, as well as minimum of four college courses in the English department at SUNY Fredonia, beyond the usual requirement for English composition. They must also have a minimum of a 3.5 grade point average in English.

Candidates for graduate membership must be enrolled in a graduate program in English, or one of its specializations, have completed nine semester hours of graduate work or the equivalent, and have a minimum grade point average of 3.5 in English.

Applications will be accepted in Spring '15



Sigma Tau Delta is the International English Honors Society. The SUNY Fredonia chapter sponsors activities for English students, faculty, and the broader community. For more information, contact Dr. Ted Steinberg, Faculty Advisor.

Chapter President: Courtney Loiacono


Recent and Ongoing Events:


2012Award Ceremony 2012

Coffee Talks

Informal dialogues with faculty and students over coffee.

Stay tuned for when to join Sigma Tau Delta next. This talk is themed around discovering what your passion for literature is in English through discourse with professors.  

 Short Story Series at the WCA Home

Short Stories Series: a weekly series that brings English students to the local WCA home on Temple Street to read short stories to senior citizen residents. If interested in volunteering to read, contact Sigma Tau Delta member Alison Philips for information.



Community Bedtime Stories

During the Spring, the English Department faculty and students read bedtime stories to community children. PJ's and animal crackers recommended. 
Last semester Sigma Tau Delta is hosted the community Bedtime Stories on April 29th, in the Reed Library Japanese Garden, from 6:30-7:30pm. Comfy Pj's were worn and bed time tales were told.

Page modified 11/26/14