WHAT: UW-L's chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, the International English Honor Society. Alpha Nu Upsilon is also affectionately referred to as ANY.
WHO: English majors or minors with at least sophomore status and a 3.0 GPA.
WHEN: ANY meets every other Thurs. from 8-9PM in room 326 Cartwright. Upcoming meeting dates: October 12*, October 19, November 2, November 16, November 30, December 7*
*October 12 we will be meeting at 6:30PM to work with the English Club to prepare for the picnic social on October 13.
*December 7 is off of the normal "every other Thursday" schedule to avoid interferring
with finals' week. This will be our last meeting of 1st semester.
WHY: (1) Meet new people (2) Get more involved in your English major or minor program (3) Involvement on a regional, national, and international scale through publication, scholarship, and conference opportunities (4) Resume booster
1) Implementing a high school honor society in one of the local high schools.
2) Preparing for the student/faculty social.
3) Book club
1) The Sigma Tau Delta Midwest Convention is coming up on October 20th and 21st in Eau Claire. Registration is $15 and forms are available at www.english.org (follow the Midwest Convention links). Transportation is available if necessary. Contact Erin Vollmer at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
2) The deadline to submit for the National Convention in Pittsburgh, PA is November 30, 2006. The convention will be held from March 28-31. The theme is "confluence." See www.english.org for more information.