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Sigma Tau Delta to sponsor Writers Roundup on Saturday

December 2, 2015


Rachel Schaffer, faculty advisor, 657-2954 

Writers Roundup 2015

The annual event will be held Saturday, Dec. 5, from 12-5 p.m., at the Shrine Auditorium, 1125 Broadwater Ave.


MSU BILLINGS NEWS SERVICES — The Montana State University Billings branch of Sigma Tau Delta, the international English honor society, will present the 2015 Montana Writers Roundup on Saturday, from noon-5 p.m., at the Shrine Auditorium, in conjunction with the Family Tree Center’s Festival of Trees.


The annual event will feature authors Jimmie Ashcraft, MD; Marc Beaudin; Dave Caserio; Cara Chamberlain; Barbara Graham; Janet Muirhead Hill; Adrian Jawort; Craig Lancaster; Scott Murray; Andrew Seddon; Karen Stevens; Vicki Tapia; Tom Thayer of Northwest Speaks; Alan Tucker; and more.


Sigma Tau Delta, a nonprofit academic organization, will use the proceeds to support a variety of English scholarships, awards and activities.


Sigma Tau DeltaIn addition to a $3 entry fee, a deluxe basket of signed books and gifts will be raffled off. Raffle tickets cost $1 each or $5 for six. The drawing will be held at 4 p.m. Participants are not required to be present to win.


Authors will read from their works beginning at 3:30 p.m., and will be available for book signings.


For more information, contact Rachel Schaffer, faculty advisor in the Department of English, Philosophy, & Modern Languages, at 657-2954 or


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