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Sigma Delta Pi ‘s Upcoming Deadlines: June 2022

Sigma Delta Pi’s Upcoming Deadlines

For all important Society events and deadlines, bookmark the Sigma Delta Pi Calendar at https://sigmadeltapi.org/sigma-delta-pi-calendar/

June 1 Deadline for:

No Deadlines:

Sigma Delta Pi merchandise, special gifts for members—e.g., graduation–and chapter-based recognitions:

For regular announcements and news:

https://sigmadeltapi.org/blog/

Sigma Delta Pi & AATSP: Recipient of the 12th Annual Mario Vargas Llosa Award

Denisse Quintanilla,
Winner of the 2022 Mario Vargas Llosa Award

Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, and the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP) are pleased to announce that Denisse Quintanilla of Monmouth University (NJ) is the recipient of the 12th annual Mario Vargas Llosa Award, granted yearly to one undergraduate Spanish major or minor who has demonstrated outstanding achievement in all upper-division courses completed and exemplary involvement in extra-curricular activities as related to Spanish. Ms. Quintanilla will be recognized formally at the 104th Annual Conference of the AATSP in San Juan, Puerto Rico, during the AATSP’s Awards Ceremony at the Caribe Hilton at 4:30pm on Sunday, July 10, 2022. Congratulations to Denisse for this exceptional honor.

“Sigma Delta Pi Day” Museo Virtual Ruth H. Barnes Now Open! Ongoing Call for Chapter Submissions for the Museum & Frida Kahlo Award

“Día de Sigma Delta Pi”: Museo Virtual

Miriam Burt, socia fundadora de Sigma Delta Pi.

To commemorate the anniversary of the Society’s first formal induction ceremony on Saturday, May 1, 1920
at founding member Miriam Burt’s home on 1629 Walnut Street in Berkeley, CA,
the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society will hold its 3rd annual
“Día de Sigma Delta Pi”
on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at 5:00pm EDST
with a remote inauguration via Zoom of its latest project: El Museo Virtual.

If you missed the event, the video recording is available at https://youtu.be/793EfNIbGc8

The Ruth H. Barnes Virtual Museum is now open!: https://sigmadeltapi.org/museo-virtual-ruth-h-barnes/

At any time, chapters may submit pictures of their signed charters (the document/canvas your chapter was issued when founded) for inclusion in the Museo Virtual.  If your chapter has a charter that was issued prior to the year 2000 that you would like to contribute to the gallery, please upload a high-resolution photo (gif or jpg file) in the following shared folder:

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1t3suWNYFzhcDKGd_3OeG_1DmcB4trJ00?usp=sharing

Additionally we continue to welcome ALL YEAR LONG other contributions for our “Artifacts Gallery” that may have been passed down to our advisers.  If you have copies of old certificates, paper order forms or correspondence, please upload your photos for consideration at

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1t3suWNYFzhcDKGd_3OeG_1DmcB4trJ00?usp=sharing

All uploaded documents, photos, etc., should be explicitly labeled in the title of the uploaded file (e.g., chapter name, college/university, item in question, etc.)

ONGOING CALL FOR CHAPTER CONTRIBUTIONS:


Chapters are asked to UPLOAD IN THE AFOREMENTIONED SHARED FOLDER Sigma Delta Pi historical content for possible inclusion in the Museo Virtual  (electronic submissions only):

·  Staged Photos (may include works of Sigma Delta Pi-related art: drawings, paintings, etc.). All photos must include a brief caption (50 words or less) with chapter name and description; for photos of events (initiation ceremonies will not be considered): also include date(s). Photos of poor quality or inadequate resolution cannot be considered.

·  Short Videos
·  Poems
·  Music (audio files)
·  Other (this list is not exhaustive as we expect creative chapters may have unique, relevant ideas for exhibits)

Large files should NOT be sent as attachments, but rather as links to the file(s) in cloud storage (e.g.: GoogleDrive, OneDrive, Dropbox). All submissions should be sent either by an official chapter adviser or student officers, and will be reviewed by Sigma Delta Pi’s Executive Committee for possible inclusion in the Museo Virtual.

Submissions accepted all year by uploading items at  https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1t3suWNYFzhcDKGd_3OeG_1DmcB4trJ00?usp=sharing

“Sigma Delta Pi Day” today, Sunday, May 1, 2022 Special Virtual Commemoration at 5:00pm EDST. Please Join Us and Share Content for Possible Inclusion in the Museum.

“Día de Sigma Delta Pi”: Domingo, 1 de Mayo de 2022

Miriam Burt, socia fundadora de Sigma Delta Pi.

To commemorate the anniversary of the Society’s first formal induction ceremony on Saturday, May 1, 1920
at founding member Miriam Burt’s home on 1629 Walnut Street in Berkeley, CA,
the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society will hold its 3rd annual
“Día de Sigma Delta Pi”
on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at 5:00pm EDST
with a remote inauguration via Zoom of its latest project: El Museo Virtual

Please join us for this 30-minute,  free virtual event by clicking here to register.

Several virtual halls will be presented during this event to include an “Artifacts Gallery.”  Chapters may still send pictures of their signed charters (the document/canvas your chapter was issued when founded) for inclusion in the Museo Virtual.  If your chapter has a charter that was issued prior to the year 2000 that you would like to contribute to the gallery, please send a high-resolution photo (gif or jpg file) to sdpnational@gmail.com.

Additionally we welcome other contributions for our “Artifacts Gallery” that may have been passed down to our advisers.  If you have copies of old certificates, paper order forms or correspondence, please consider sending photos of the items for consideration to sdpnational@gmail.com.

ONGOING CALL FOR CHAPTER CONTRIBUTIONS:


Chapters are asked to submit Sigma Delta Pi historical content for possible inclusion in the Museo Virtual  by sending via e-mail to sdpnational@gmail.com the following for consideration (electronic submissions only):

·  Staged Photos (may include works of Sigma Delta Pi-related art: drawings, paintings, etc.). All photos must include a brief caption (50 words or less) with chapter name and description; for photos of events (initiation ceremonies will not be considered): also include date(s). Photos of poor quality or inadequate resolution cannot be considered.

·  Short Videos
·  Poems
·  Music (audio files)
·  Other (this list is not exhaustive as we expect creative chapters may have unique, relevant ideas for exhibits)

Large files should NOT be sent as attachments, but rather as links to the file(s) in cloud storage (e.g.: GoogleDrive, OneDrive, Dropbox). All submissions should be sent either by an official chapter adviser or student officers, and will be reviewed by Sigma Delta Pi’s Executive Committee for possible inclusion in the Museo Virtual.

Submissions accepted all year long at sdpnational@gmail.com.

“Sigma Delta Pi Day” This Sunday, May 1, 2022 Special Virtual Commemoration at 5:00pm EDST. Please Join Us and Share Content for Possible Inclusion in the Museum.

“Día de Sigma Delta Pi”: Domingo, 1 de Mayo de 2022

Miriam Burt, socia fundadora de Sigma Delta Pi.

To commemorate the anniversary of the Society’s first formal induction ceremony on Saturday, May 1, 1920
at founding member Miriam Burt’s home on 1629 Walnut Street in Berkeley, CA,
the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society will hold its 3rd annual
“Día de Sigma Delta Pi”
on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at 5:00pm EDST
with a remote inauguration via Zoom of its latest project: El Museo Virtual

Please join us for this 30-minute,  free virtual event by clicking here to register.

Several virtual halls will be presented during this event to include an “Artifacts Gallery.”  Chapters may still send pictures of their signed charters (the document/canvas your chapter was issued when founded) for inclusion in the Museo Virtual.  If your chapter has a charter that was issued prior to the year 2000 that you would like to contribute to the gallery, please send a high-resolution photo (gif or jpg file) to sdpnational@gmail.com.

Additionally we welcome other contributions for our “Artifacts Gallery” that may have been passed down to our advisers.  If you have copies of old certificates, paper order forms or correspondence, please consider sending photos of the items for consideration to sdpnational@gmail.com.

ONGOING CALL FOR CHAPTER CONTRIBUTIONS:


Chapters are asked to submit Sigma Delta Pi historical content for possible inclusion in the Museo Virtual  by sending via e-mail to sdpnational@gmail.com the following for consideration (electronic submissions only):

·  Staged Photos (may include works of Sigma Delta Pi-related art: drawings, paintings, etc.). All photos must include a brief caption (50 words or less) with chapter name and description; for photos of events (initiation ceremonies will not be considered): also include date(s). Photos of poor quality or inadequate resolution cannot be considered.

·  Short Videos
·  Poems
·  Music (audio files)
·  Other (this list is not exhaustive as we expect creative chapters may have unique, relevant ideas for exhibits)

Large files should NOT be sent as attachments, but rather as links to the file(s) in cloud storage (e.g.: GoogleDrive, OneDrive, Dropbox). All submissions should be sent either by an official chapter adviser or student officers, and will be reviewed by Sigma Delta Pi’s Executive Committee for possible inclusion in the Museo Virtual.

Submissions accepted all year long at sdpnational@gmail.com.

Sigma Delta Pi ‘s Upcoming Deadlines: April, May and June 2022

Please Distribute to Chapter Members:

Sigma Delta Pi’s Upcoming Deadlines

For all important Society events and deadlines, bookmark the Sigma Delta Pi Calendar at https://sigmadeltapi.org/sigma-delta-pi-calendar/

April deadlines:

May Deadlines:

June Deadlines:

No Deadlines:

For Sigma Delta Pi merchandise—e.g., graduation–and chapter-based recognitions:

For regular announcements and news:
https://sigmadeltapi.org/blog/

Sigma Delta Pi and Vista Higher Learning (VHL): Call for Nominations for Student Member Success Stories; April 25 Deadline!

Sigma Delta Pi and VHL call for chapter nominations for “Student Success Stories”

By Noon (EST) Monday, April 25, 2022, active chapters of Sigma Delta Pi are asked to nominate undergraduate student members, active or recently graduated and regardless of career path, whose successes have been enabled/enhanced by their Spanish language and Hispanic culture education from the college/university.

Please complete one nomination form for each student (chapters may submit multiple nominees for consideration):

https://forms.gle/xHETFXos8FkExmRR8

Sigma Delta Pi: Latest National Awardees!

SDP congratulates these members for being granted undergraduate internship grants of $2000 each for travel as indicated:

Lyndsay Douglass, Miami University (OH): Seville, Spain
Sarah Westmoreland, Samford University: Seville, Spain

and the following for receiving graduate research grants of $2000 each:

Carla León Celaya, Arizona State University: Madrid, Spain
Alvaro Cuéllar González, University of Kentucky: Madrid,  Spain

At the Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, on Friday, April 22, 2022 during
Sigma Delta Pi’s first reception since before the pandemic,
Asbury University’s Dr. Shelby Thacker
was recognized with the Germán D. Carrillo Award for his outstanding
national service contributions.

Dr. Thacker (center) with Executive Committee Members:
Mark P. Del  Mastro (left) and National President Lucy F.  Lee

Sigma Delta Pi ‘s Upcoming Deadlines: April, May and June 2022

Please Distribute to Chapter Members:

Sigma Delta Pi’s Upcoming Deadlines

For all important Society events and deadlines, bookmark the Sigma Delta Pi Calendar at https://sigmadeltapi.org/sigma-delta-pi-calendar/

April deadlines:

Other Deadlines

No Deadlines:

For Sigma Delta Pi merchandise—e.g., graduation–and chapter-based recognitions:

For regular announcements and news:
https://sigmadeltapi.org/blog/

Join Sigma Delta Pi In Person at the KFLC this Week: Informative Session & Reception, Friday, April 22

Please join Sigma Delta Pi in person at the Annual Kentucky Foreign Language Conference this week!

Friday, April 22, 2022 @ University of Kentucky
Sigma Delta Pi Informative Session (face-to-face only): 9:00am-12:00pm, Gatton Student Center, Rm 350C
Sigma Delta Pi Reception sponsored by Vista Higher Learning: 6:00-8:00pm, Hilton Lexington, Magnolia Room