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Opportunity for National Student Leadership. Board of Student Advisers (BSA) Seeks Additional Members. Friday, December 4 Deadline for Applications

Please distribute to your student chapter members.

This fall, Sigma Delta Pi’s National Executive Committee plans to appoint additional members of our Board of Student Advisers (BSA).  Established in 2016, the BSA provides national leadership opportunities to our undergraduate and graduate student members of Sigma Delta Pi.  For related details, please review the BSA charter.

Active student members of Sigma Delta Pi who are interested in becoming members of our Board of Student Advisers should submit to via e-mail (delmastromp@cofc.edu) the following information by Friday, December 4, 2020:

  1. Statement of interest.
  2. CV (résumé).

The two new appointees will join the current members of the BSA (see https://sigmadeltapi.org/contact/board-of-student-advisers/) and work together on current projects and as outlined in the aforementioned charter.

Sigma Delta Pi Calendar, Upcoming Deadlines and Society Merchandise

Sigma Delta Pi’s Remaining Deadlines in 2020

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

December 4

Applications for national Board of Student Advisers:
https://sigmadeltapi.org/2020/11/20/opportunity-for-national-student-leadership-board-of-student-advisers-bsa-seeks-additional-members-friday-december-4-deadline-for-applications/

December 11 (extended)

Entries for annual Frida Kahlo Award for outstanding chapter website:  https://sigmadeltapi.org/blog/awards/premio-frida-kahlo/

2021 Deadlines:

No Deadlines:

For Sigma Delta Pi merchandise (also appropriate as special gifts and chapter-based recognitions):

For regular announcements and news:

https://sigmadeltapi.org/blog/

Opportunity for National Student Leadership. Board of Student Advisers (BSA) Seeks Additional Members. Friday, December 4 Deadline for Applications

Please distribute to your student chapter members.

This fall, Sigma Delta Pi’s National Executive Committee plans to appoint additional members of our Board of Student Advisers (BSA).  Established in 2016, the BSA provides national leadership opportunities to our undergraduate and graduate student members of Sigma Delta Pi.  For related details, please review the BSA charter.

Active student members of Sigma Delta Pi who are interested in becoming members of our Board of Student Advisers should submit to via e-mail (delmastromp@cofc.edu) the following information by Friday, December 4, 2020:

  1. Statement of interest.
  2. CV (résumé).

The two new appointees will join the current members of the BSA (see https://sigmadeltapi.org/contact/board-of-student-advisers/) and work together on current projects and as outlined in the aforementioned charter.

Sigma Delta Pi’s National Charter Month, History Book Special and Ruth Barnes Replica Membership Pin

November 2020 is Sigma Delta Pi’s National Charter Month

During all of November and to commemorate Sigma Delta Pi’s 101st Birthday,
complimentary copies of T. Earle Hamilton’s 1995 Sigma Delta Pi: A Brief History, 1919-1994 (218 pp) and LaPrade and Del Mastro’s2005 Recounting a Decade, 1995-2004 (37 pp) will be included with each purchased, signed copy of Del Mastro’s 2020 book Sigma Delta Pi: Rediscovering a Century: 1919-2019, available at Sigma Delta Pi’s national website: https://sigmadeltapi.org/sigma-delta-pi-history-book/.
This book can serve as a special award/recognition for chapter members or guest speakers, or as a holiday gift.

There is still time to hold a fall 2020 initiation of new members!

Remember that the limited-edition, Ruth Barnes replica membership pin (pictured above)
is issued to every new member initiated through December 31, 2020
to commemorate Sigma Delta Pi’s very first, formal initiation ceremony on May 1, 1920.

Remember that guidelines for remote (ZOOM) ceremonies are available at
https://sigmadeltapi.org/sigma-delta-pi-and-shle-policy-for-remote-events/.

Did You Miss Sigma Delta Pi’s First Ever Virtual Poetry Recital Yesterday to Celebrate Our 101st B-Day? See the Recording on YouTube!

Recital Virtual de Poesía

Sigma Delta Pi celebrated its101st birthday and National Charter Month via ZOOM
on Saturday, November 14 at 4:00pm (EST) with its inaugural virtual poetry recital.  See the recording at https://youtu.be/4uBw4ba77uk
that featured select student participants from Furman University, Texas State University and Texas Tech University, and the following special guest poets:

Raúl Carrillo Arciniega, College of Charleston
Pedro Larrea, University of Lynchburg
Gustavo Ogarrio Badillo, Universidad Autónoma de México
Fernando Operé, University of Virginia

Sigma Delta Pi 3-Ply Masks Now Available!

Sigma Delta Pi’s official 3-ply mask is now available in two different styles at 

https://www.honorgrads.com/sdp

o   Size L/XL: 8″ W x 6 1/4″ L

o   100% polyester, B-Core moisture management fabric

o   3-ply

o   Contains anti-microbial agent to control odor-causing bacteria and does not claim to provide any antiviral or infection prevention/reduction or make any filtration claims

o   Comfort anti-chafe ear loops stretch 100% and hold their shape

o   Middle seam contours and conforms to the face. Extends up the nose for maximum coverage

o   Durable lab-tested fabrics hold shape and fit after wash

o   Writable interior name bar for identification

o   Washable/reusable

o   CPSIA compliant 

o   Sold individually

Sigma Delta Pi’s 101st B-Day: Join Us for a Remote Poetry Recital Via ZOOM TOMORROW, Saturday, 11/14 @ 4:00pm (EST)!

Recital Virtual de Poesía

To celebrate Sigma Delta Pi’s 101st birthday and National Charter Month, join us via ZOOM:

https://cofc.zoom.us/j/94817352390?pwd=Q0xKdXN0OEw5L25qeVQ5QldiL1RmQT09

Meeting ID: 948 1735 2390

Passcode: 861120

this Saturday, November 14 from 4:00-5:00pm (EST) for our inaugural virtual poetry recital

to hear the original poems of select student members and the following special guests:

Raúl Carrillo Arciniega, College of Charleston
Pedro Larrea, University of Lynchburg
Gustavo Ogarrio Badillo, Universidad Autónoma de México
Fernando Operé, University of Virginia

Sigma Delta Pi’s 101st B-Day: Join Us for a Remote Poetry Recital Via ZOOM This Saturday, 11/14 @ 4:00pm (EST)!

Recital Virtual de Poesía

To celebrate Sigma Delta Pi’s 101st birthday and National Charter Month, join us via ZOOM:

https://cofc.zoom.us/j/94817352390?pwd=Q0xKdXN0OEw5L25qeVQ5QldiL1RmQT09
Meeting ID: 948 1735 2390
Passcode: 861120

this Saturday, November 14 from 4:00-5:00pm (EST) for our inaugural virtual poetry recital to hear the original poems of select student members and the following special guests:

Raúl Carrillo Arciniega, College of Charleston
Pedro Larrea Rubio, University of Lynchburg
Gustavo Ogarrio Badillo, Universidad Autónoma de México
Fernando Operé, University of Virginia