Zeta Omicron Chapter
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Casilde IsabelliFaculty Sponsor: Dr. Beatriz Robinson
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The Department of World Languages and Literatures' Spanish Section is proud to be a member of Sigma Delta Pi, the National Spanish Honor Society. Sigma Delta Pi was founded November 14, 1919, at the University of California (Berkeley). Sigma Delta Pi recognizes excellence in the study of the Spanish language, civilization, and literature. Our chapter Zeta Omicron was chartered in 1977, went inactive, but was activated again in 2012. There are now over 550 chapters.
• To honor those who seek and attain excellence in the study of the Spanish language and in the study of the literature and the culture of the Spanish speaking peoples.
• To honor those who have made Hispanic contributions to modern culture better known in the English-speaking world.
• To encourage college and university students to acquire a greater interest in, and a deeper understanding of Hispanic culture.
• To foster friendly relations and mutual respect between the nations of Hispanic speech and those of English speech.
• To serve its membership in ways which will contribute to the attainment of the goals and ideals of the society.
Graduate Neophytes: Rachel Breithaupt
Undergraduate Neophytes: Yara Altamirano, Raghavi Anand, Phoebe Argon, Kendall Barnett, Gemma Beltran, Blanca Bonazzi Bonaca, Rebecca Broadus, Jana Larice Burd, Emily Elise Carr, Cynthia S. Chávez, Nayla García, Edith C. Gonález, Anna Hart, Rocío Hernández-Zárate, AnnaMarie Heydon, Ashlee A. Lee, Jennyfer A. Llamas, Morgan McClary, Lorna C. Parkhurst, Joe Pérez Alarcón, Jessie Lorena Porath, Jessica Roberts, Rochelle Seymour, Dora Valencia, Natalie Van Hoozer, Juan Diego Zarazúa
Honorary Members: Ryan Adams (Reno Community), Dr. Michelle Wilson (UNR)
WLL Faculty: Darren Griswold, Dr. Mar Inestrillas, Dr. Casilde Isabelli, Dr. Jaime Leaños, Kathy Leonard, Dr. Darrell Lockhart (CLA Associate Dean), Dr. Beatriz Robinson
Graduate Neophytes: María Aguilar, Jessica Cunningham, Brady Rupp, Adolfo Saldaña
Undergraduate Neophytes: Alaina Gibbons, Kelsey Harriman, Faatihah Hasan, Sonia Hernández, Stacie Jackson, Megan Karsok, Lauren Kilpatrick, Katharine Kirmse, Katie Kirse, Chelsea McLean, Lorena Montes, Micah Nauck, Aimee Neubert, Diana Pedraza, Jessica Reza, Ryan Roberts, Beatriz G. Robinson
Honorary Members: Darren Griswold (UNR), Mario de la Rosa (Reno Community)
Faculty: Dr. Mar Inestrillas, Dr. Beatriz Robinson, Kathy Leonard, Dr. Darrell Lockhart (Associate Dean)