October 27, 2009


English Honorary Inducts New Members

The Epsilon Alpha Chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta at Northeast Alabama Community College recently held its fall initiation. The ceremony was held in the Health Education Building. Fifty-five new candidates were inducted.

Sigma Kappa Delta is an English honor society for two-year college students. The NACC chapter was chartered in 1996, making it the first in Alabama and the fourth in the nation. Since 1996, Epsilon Alpha Chapter has initiated over 1,800 students. Sigma Kappa Delta recognizes students who have received a B or better in English 101 or 102 and have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.3. Members of Sigma Kappa Delta are given opportunities for scholarships locally and nationally. Additionally, members can submit their fiction to the national SKD for inclusion in the national literary journal, Hedera Helix.

For more information about Sigma Kappa Delta at Northeast, contact Joan Reeves at or phone ext. 347, or go to Sigma Kappa Delta.

New Sigma Kappa Delta initiates for the fall semester included (L-R, front) Marianne Gilliam, Delana Waldrop, Bobbie R. Allen, Almeda Parker, Chrisandra Gregg, Margo Satterfield, Laura Skipper, Laura O’Tinger; (back) Max Gilbert, Ronnie L Jones, Brandon Lynn Wilbanks, Misty Lawless, Donna Hamilton, Brenda Odom, Jason Turner, April Tubbs, April Bell, Landon Culver, Lynnette Zillessen, Rebeccah Jehlik, Patricia Hill, and Joan Tucker.