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

My Summer Study: Writing Short Story Fiction

In the middle of July, I arrived at Brown University in Providence, RI, for a two-week course titled “Speculative Fiction Writing.” The “classroom” had the appearance of a dining room: a long mahogany table took up most of the space, … Continue reading

Annual African American Read-In: Book of Addis: Cradled Embers

On February 22, in honor of African American History Month, Broad Run High School‘s English Department and chapter of National English Honor Society hosted the school’s fourth annual African American Read-In. As the guests settled into their seats in the … Continue reading

Promoting Diversity: The African American Read-In

In February,  the National English Honor Society (NEHS) Cardinal Chapter at Chippewa Falls Senior High School participated in the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) sponsored African American Read-In. Members prepared for the event beginning in early February, which … 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

How to Serve Books With Cookies

For our annual Holiday Literacy Celebration this year, Saint Mary’s Hall‘s National English Honor Society chapter, the Charles Dickens Chapter, hosted the Boys and Girls Club for a night of cookie decorating and reading. From the moment they spilled out … Continue reading

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