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December 21 Deadline for _Entre Nosotros_ Submissions

Please note the last fall 2018 deadline for Sigma Delta Pi

December 21, 2018

Chapter news and pictures for possible publication in spring 2019 issue of Entre NosotrosClick here for details.

This information is NOT the same submitted with chapter annual reports last summer. Annual Reports and Entre Nosotros are separate venues with separate submission processes.

NO DEADLINES:

Applications for Chapter Project Grants: Click here for details and application.

Nominations for the Gabriela Mistral Award.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de José Martí.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de Don Quijote. Click here for details.

Orders for membership pins and certificates. Click here for online ordering (downloadable forms have been discontinued).

Sigma Delta Pi merchandise:
For the medallion and repostero, click here.

For other paraphenalia, to include ceremony kits, apparel, honor cords and stoles, click here.

For regular announcements and news, visit:

Click here for National Announcements and News blog.

Click here for the National Facebook page.

SHLE/Sabio Books Teaching Enhancement Award: Inaugural Recipient

SHLE/SABIO BOOKS TEACHING ENHANCEMENT AWARD

La Sociedad Honoraria de la Lengua Española (SHLE) and Sabio Books are pleased to announce that Sara Gottardi of North Central Texas College is the inaugural recipient of the Teaching Enhancement Award for teachers of Spanish at the two-year college level.

The SHLE/Sabio Books Teaching Enhancement Award will provide Professor Gottardi a $250 stipend for the creation of a workshop for the production of listening comprehension activities to supplement the Spanish curriculum at North Central Texas College.

November is National Charter Month; 6th Annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition

Remember that November is National Sigma Delta Pi Charter Month!

 

6th annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition
to celebrate National Charter Month and Sigma Delta Pi’s 9
9th birthday.

To enter:

1) During the month of November, chapters are invited to e-mail a picture of their unique Sigma Delta Pi b-day cakes to sdpnational@gmail.com:
2) The pictured cake must include a reference, etched in icing on the cake, to Sigma Delta Pi’s 99th b-day.
3) It must be an actual cake that displays the Sigma Delta Pi logo.
4) Student members must contribute to the design of the cake.
5) for the accompanying “description,” include in the text of the e-mail the name of the originating chapter and institution.  For example: “Delta Chi, Montclair State University.”

We will post each entry to our national Sigma Delta Pi Facebook page: www.facebook.com/sigmadeltapiChapters must NOT post their pictures directly to this page or they will be disqualified; pictures must be e-mailed as specified above to sdpnational@gmail.com.

The winning picture will be featured during the entire month of December at Sigma Delta Pi’s FB page, and the winning chapter will receive an award certificate.  Cakes will be judged on artistic merit, originality and compliance with submission rules noted above.  The winning chapter will receive a $100 credit that may be applied to future orders placed with the national office.

 

National Charter Month commemorates Sigma Delta Pi’s founding on November 14, 1919 at the University of California, Berkeley by undergraduate student Ruth Helen Barnes.

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Ruth H. Barnes,
Sigma Delta Pi’s Founder

 

In addition to high highlighting your chapter and its activities during the month of November, ensure your chapter’s charter is on public display!

 

Charter

Why not plan an initiation ceremony to celebrate Sigma Delta Pi’s National Charter Month in November?!?!  An induction of new members can be held any time of year, and many chapters hold multiple initiations annually (once received, all orders are processed within 24 hours).

Upcoming Deadlines for Various Awards & Opportunities

Please note upcoming fall 2018 deadlines for Sigma Delta Pi:

November 30, 2018 (National Charter Month)
Submissions for 6th Annual Facebook B-Day Cake Photo Competition. Click here for details.

December 1, 2018

Entries for annual Frida Kahlo Award for outstanding chapter website. Click here for details 

December 21, 2018

Chapter news and pictures for possible publication in spring 2019 issue of Entre NosotrosClick here for details 

NO DEADLINES:

Applications for Chapter Project Grants: Click here for details and application.

Nominations for the Gabriela Mistral Award.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de José Martí.  Click here for details.

Nominations for the Orden de Don Quijote. Click here for details.

Orders for membership pins and certificates. Click here for online ordering (downloadable forms have been discontinued).

Sigma Delta Pi merchandise:
For the medallion and repostero, click here.

For other paraphenalia, to include ceremony kits, apparel, honor cords and stoles, click here.

For regular announcements and news, visit:

Click here for National Announcements and News blog.

Click here for the National Facebook page.

November is National Charter Month; 6th Annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition

November is National Sigma Delta Pi Charter Month!

 

Charter Month commemorates Sigma Delta Pi’s founding on November 14, 1919 at the University of California, Berkeley by undergraduate student Ruth Helen Barnes.

RuthBarnes1922PhiMuPortrait

Ruth H. Barnes,
Sigma Delta Pi’s Founder

Please plan now to highlight your chapter and its activities during the month of November.  This is also a wonderful opportunity to locate and display your chapter’s charter!

Why not plan an initiation ceremony to celebrate Sigma Delta Pi’s National Charter Month in November?!?!  An induction of new members can be held any time of year, and many chapters hold multiple initiations annually (once received, all orders are processed within 24 hours).

And don’t forget our 6h annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition to celebrate National Charter Month and Sigma Delta Pi’s 99th birthday.  To enter:

1) During the month of November, chapters are invited to e-mail a picture of their unique Sigma Delta Pi b-day cakes to sdpnational@gmail.com:

2) The pictured cake must include a reference, etched in icing on the cake, to Sigma Delta Pi’s 99th b-day.

3) It must be an actual cake that displays the Sigma Delta Pi logo.
4) Student members must contribute to the design of the cake.

5) for the accompanying “description,” include in the text of the e-mail the name of the originating chapter and institution.  For example: “Delta Chi, Montclair State University.”

We will post each entry to our national Sigma Delta Pi Facebook page: www.facebook.com/sigmadeltapiChapters must NOT post their pictures directly to this page or they will be disqualified; pictures must be e-mailed as specified above to sdpnational@gmail.com.

The winning picture will be featured during the entire month of December at Sigma Delta Pi’s FB page, and the winning chapter will receive an award certificate.  Cakes will be judged on artistic merit, originality and compliance with submission rules noted above.  The winning chapter will receive a $100 credit that may be applied to future orders placed with the national office.

Sigma Delta Pi’s New Study Abroad Award Exclusively for SHLE Members in July 2019: Costa Rica!

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Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society,

is pleased to announce a new study abroad award exclusively for SHLE student members in July 2019 in Costa Rica (click below for details and downloadable application): 

https://sociedadhonoraria.org/juan-manuel-sampere-scholarship/

Please share with your SHLE chapter members!

November is National Charter Month; 6th Annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition

November is National Sigma Delta Pi Charter Month!

Charter Month commemorates Sigma Delta Pi’s founding on November 14, 1919 at the University of California, Berkeley by undergraduate student Ruth Helen Barnes.

RuthBarnes1922PhiMuPortrait

Ruth H. Barnes,
Sigma Delta Pi’s Founder

Please plan now to highlight your chapter and its activities during the month of November.  This is also a wonderful opportunity to locate and display your chapter’s charter! 

Why not plan an initiation ceremony to celebrate Sigma Delta Pi’s National Charter Month in November?!?!  An induction of new members can be held any time of year, and many chapters hold multiple initiations annually (once received, all orders are processed within 24 hours).

And don’t forget our 6h annual Facebook Birthday Cake Picture Competition to celebrate National Charter Month and Sigma Delta Pi’s 99th birthday.  To enter:

1) During the month of November, chapters are invited to e-mail a picture of their unique Sigma Delta Pi b-day cakes to sdpnational@gmail.com:

2) The pictured cake must include a reference, etched in icing on the cake, to Sigma Delta Pi’s 99th b-day.

3) It must be an actual cake that displays the Sigma Delta Pi logo.

4) Student members must contribute to the design of the cake.

5) for the accompanying “description,” include in the text of the e-mail the name of the originating chapter and institution.  For example: “Delta Chi, Montclair State University.”

We will post each entry to our national Sigma Delta Pi Facebook page: www.facebook.com/sigmadeltapiChapters must NOT post their pictures directly to this page or they will be disqualified; pictures must be e-mailed as specified above to sdpnational@gmail.com.

The winning picture will be featured during the entire month of December at Sigma Delta Pi’s FB page, and the winning chapter will receive an award certificate.  Cakes will be judged on artistic merit, originality and compliance with submission rules noted above.  The winning chapter will receive a $100 credit that may be applied to future orders placed with the national office.

Sigma Delta Pi invites 2-year colleges to apply for a chapter of the Sociedad Honoraria de la Lengua Española (SHLE)/Honorary Society of the Spanish Language

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Apply for your own chapter of the SHLE,
Sigma Delta Pi’s Spanish honor society for 2-yr colleges:

https://sociedadhonoraria.org/about/applying-for-a-charter/

Charter applications accepted all year long!

Sigma Delta Pi

Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society,
has partnered with

CCID for Blog

to provide Institutional Members of Community Colleges for International Development a $10 discount on the charter fee when applying for a new chapter of La Sociedad Honoraria de la Lengua Española, Sigma Delta Pi’s Spanish honor society for 2-yr colleges.