Advisory Council and Sigma Tau Delta Scholarship Winners for 2014-2015

NEHS is pleased to recognize the winners of the Advisory Council and Sigma Tau Delta Scholarships for 2014-2015. The applicants submitted essays based on the Common Reader for the year, which was Unwind by Neal Shusterman.       Advisory … Continue reading

Sigma Tau Delta and NEHS Merit Scholarship Winners for 2013-2014

NEHS is pleased to recognize the winners of the Sigma Tau Delta and NEHS Merit Scholarships for 2013-2014. The applicants submitted essays based on the Common Reader for the year, which was The Well and The Mine by Gin Phillips. … Continue reading

Sigma Tau Delta Scholarships for 2012-2013

The Sigma Tau Delta Scholarships are generously provided by our parent organization to recognized achievement in writing. The Sigma Tau Delta Board of Directors approves these four scholarship awards annually. Sigma Tau Delta Scholarship ($1,500 each) Kelsey Baker Bloomingdale Senior … Continue reading

NEHS Creates Positive Impact for Cincinnati Literacy Network

Each year, our sister Society Sigma Tau Delta holds its international convention for university students and faculty. As a part of that tradition, National English Honor Society (NEHS) leaders, interested in making a positive literacy impact in the host city, … Continue reading

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School: Hold Fast, Dear Friends

Dear Members and Supporters of NEHS, Once again, we turn to each other in tears, trying to comprehend the tragedy that unfolded in Florida yesterday. Questions abound, but few satisfying answers are found. Almost nineteen years ago, my home school … Continue reading

Congratulations Scholarship Winners (Part 2)

Please join us in congratulating the 2016-2017 National English Honor Society (NEHS) Scholarship Recipients. Read on to learn more about this year’s winners of the Sigma Tau Delta Scholarships, NEHS Exemplary Scholarships, and NEHS Honor Scholarship. Diana Reed Sigma Tau … Continue reading

Intellectual Freedom: The Right to Read

National English Honor Society (NEHS) strives to honor literature and promote free and open access to books; the Society endorses the American Library Association‘s (ALA) celebration of Banned Books Week. Banned Books Week unites community members, educators, and readers in … Continue reading

Putting Our Motto into Action: Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

The National English Honor Society (NEHS) motto, “Gelest Sceal Mid Are,” is Old English for “duty goes with honor.” Every year, chapters engage in outstanding projects that exemplify putting the motto into action. This year, NEHS has the opportunity to … Continue reading

Follow Hot English Topics on NEHS Social Media

National English Honor Society (NEHS) is on social media and we’re waiting for you! Over the past year NEHS social media has stepped up its game. In addition to our existing Facebook and Twitter accounts, we have joined forces with … Continue reading

Celebrate Banned Books with NEHS

As literature lovers, it is our instinctual response to regard Banned Books Week with a modicum of solemn reflection; a week when we think about the thousands of people unable to enrich their literary lives with profound works like Animal … Continue reading