Department of English

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For More Information, Contact:
Sylvia Pamboukian, Ph.D. 
Department Head, English
English Department
412-397-6450 Phone
412-397-6469 Fax
Wheatley Center 234
oon Campus


                 AT A GLANCE:    

      • English honor society for students at accredited colleges and universities that grant baccalaureate or higher degrees
      • Established in 1924 to confer distinction for high achievement in English, language, literature, and writing
      • Dedicated to fostering literacy and all aspects of the discipline of English
      • Over 875 local chapters in the U.S. and abroad

                STUDENT MEMBERSHIP:
      • must complete a minimum of two college courses in English language or literature beyond the usual requirements in freshman English.  
      • must have a minimum of a B or equivalent average in English and in general scholarship
      • Membership Benefits Include:

        • Academic Recognition
        • Scholarships
        • Writing Awards & Opportunities
        • Internships
        • Annual Convention
        • Career Advancement
        • Lifetime Affiliation
        must rank* at least in the highest thirty-five percent of his/her class, and must have completed at least three semesters or five quarters of college work
Find out more information on the national Sigma Tau Delta website.

Commencement ceremony, 2016.

                           Christmas poster at the entrance                  
                                        of campus.                                 Feeling festive!

                                        Spring 2016 Sigma induction ceremony of new members.