ΣΔΤ Blog

Executive Director, Debbie Snyder, Inspired by Malala Yousafzai

By SDT Headquarters,

On Monday, September 4, I had the opportunity to hear Malala Yousafzai speak at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. She is the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner and what an amazing young woman she is!  Advocating for girls’ education since she was 11 years old, this remarkable individual from Pakistan is wise beyond her years.  … Read more


SDT Statement on Charlottesville

By SDT Headquarters,

Sigma Delta Tau is deeply saddened by the recent events in Charlottesville this past weekend.  Our thoughts are with the community and all those affected and we are thankful that our members have returned safely to campus.  As an organization that was founded by women who were discriminated against due to their religious background, we remain  … Read more


Sigma Delta Tau Recognizes Beth Gruber for Outstanding Achievement Award

By SDT Headquarters,

The Sigma Delta Tau Outstanding Achievement Award recognizes outstanding leadership and community service. It was first presented in 1938 and was last awarded in 1988. This year, Sigma Delta Tau is proud to announce that Beth Metzger Gruber, Phi-Penn State University (1988), has received this honor. She is only the eighth person to receive this  … Read more


Edith Lederer, Alpha (1963), Named Outstanding Alumna

By SDT Headquarters,

Sigma Delta Tau is thrilled to announce our 2017 Outstanding Alumna, Edith Lederer, Alpha-Cornell University (1963). Ms. Lederer will be honored during the SDT Centennial Celebration on Friday, June 23, 2017, during the “Celebrating Our Founders Party,” at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Times Square, NYC. Tickets are still available for the entire weekend, or  … Read more


Creation of an App for Holocaust Remembrance Day By Susan Stern Ringel

By SDT Headquarters,

Special guest blogger: Susan Stern Ringel, Upsilon-Indiana University (1986) Whenever I meet up with SDT sisters, every conversation includes “Do you remember?” Do you remember…the songs we sang for Rush?…the walk on Initiation Night?…that Oreo ice cream dessert? Another thing worth remembering, on an entirely different note, is Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day. To do my  … Read more