Languages and Cultures

West Chester University

Dr. Jerome Williams
109 Main Hall
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: 610-436-2700
Fax: 610-436-3048
JWilliams2@wcupa.edu


SIGMA DELTA PI

SOCIEDAD NACIONAL HONORARIA HISPÁNICA
(National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society)


SPANIAS DIDAGÉI PROÁGOMEN


2012 Premio Vargas Llosa

Hannah Mistovich was awarded the 2012 Mario Vargas Llosa Award by Sigma Delta Pi (The National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society) and the AATSP (American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese). This was the second time the SDP/AATSP Premio Mario Vargas Llosa is awarded.
See: http://www.sigmadeltapi.org/vargasllosa.htm

Congratulations Hannah!!!!

Sigma Delta Pi - Pi Xi Chapter

In April 2011, our PI XI Chapter was approved for reactivation by the National Organization.

On April 28th, 2011 we held the first ceremony to initiate 14 of our students and 7 Honorary members.

On April 25th, 2012, 16 students were initiated, as well as 4 honorary members.

On May 8th, 2013, 13 students were initiated.

SIGMA DELTA PI Ceremony 2011

[Pictured: students initiated at the April 2011 ceremony]


Membership Requirements

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS:

(a)     you have completed both SPA 301 and SPA 302 as well as two of the following courses: SPA 304, SPA 310, SPA 313, SPA 315, SPA 320, SPA 321, SPA 330 or SPA 331, with a grade on them before applying. If you are a minor, and took one of those courses in the Fall as your last course, you can apply in early Spring once you have a grade in that course.
(b)     you have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2;
(c)
     your Spanish courses GPA is at least 3.4;
(d)     and you have already completed more than 45 credits of coursework at the university.

GRADUATE STUDENTS:

“Graduate students who have been unconditionally admitted to a degree-granting program may be elected to membership upon completion of two graduate courses in Spanish with an average which, if continued, will make them eligible for a graduate degree.”

Membership Benefits

http://www.sigmadeltapi.org/memberbenefits.htm

http://www.sigmadeltapi.org/bylaws.html [National By-Laws]

Graduation Honor Cords

If you are graduating, and would like to wear the Sigma Delta Pi Honor Cords at your ceremony, please purchase them here: https://honorgrads.com/products.php?product=Sigma-Delta-Pi-Honor-Cords 
They cost $4.50.

Membership Application

Download and Fill out a Membership Application

For more information:

Dr. Marcos Campillo-Fenoll, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Spanish
112 Main Hall, West Chester University
[Phone: 610-436-2466] [Fax: 610-436-3048]
mcampillo@wcupa.edu