Changes to NEHS Scholarships

Dear NEHS Advisors, Students, Parents/Guardians, and Colleagues, We send greetings to you from the Central Office of National English Honor Society. As the semester winds to a close, we want to thank you for your leadership, membership, and interest in … Continue reading

What’s in a Name: Best-Shirey-Little Chapter

In awarding the 2016-2017 NEHS Outstanding Chapter Award to the Best-Shirey-Little Chapter from Sullivan High School (SHS) in Sullivan, IL, an idea for a new blog series was born. Many new chapters simply name themselves after their school or mascot, … Continue reading

Congratulations Outstanding Chapter Award Recipient

Congratulations to the Best-Shirey-Little Chapter of the National English Honor Society (NEHS) from Sullivan High School in Sullivan, IL, for being recognized as the 2016-2017 NEHS Outstanding Chapter. The chapter engaged in a whole series of activities throughout the year, … Continue reading

Congratulations Scholarship Winners (Part 3)

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 Stipends and NEHS Scholarships. Haley Johnson NEHS Scholarship Recipient Final Chapter Pompano Beach High School, Pompano … 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

Congratulations Scholarship Winners (Part 1)

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 William C. Johnson Scholarship, the Director’s Scholarship, the Advisory Council Scholarships, and the NEHS Distinguished … 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

Cassaundra Bell Receives NEHS Outstanding Advisor Award

With pride, National English Honor Society (NEHS) recognizes the leadership and contributions of Cassaundra Bell, Chapter Advisor at Woodland High School in Stockbridge, GA, by awarding her the 2016-2017 John L. Manear Outstanding Advisor Award. Bell was nominated by her … Continue reading

Sports Writer Buck Harvey Shares Writing Tips with Students

Each March, the Charles Dickens Chapter of Saint Mary’s Hall in San Antonio, TX, hosts its Annual Speaker Tea, featuring esteemed novelists, journalists, bloggers, and presidential speech writers. Each of these individuals attended Saint Mary’s Hall or has some connection … Continue reading

People, Presence, and Perseverance: My Experience at the Vanderbilt Summer Academy

At the Opening Ceremonies of Vanderbilt Summer Academy, we were introduced to three words that would guide our experiences during the three-week intensive academic program: People, Presence, and Perseverance. Throughout the three weeks spent in my Novel Writing class, I … Continue reading