Chris Bernstorf attends English Honors Society Convention

WILLIAMSPORT, PA (03/29/2011)(readMedia)-- Chris Bernstorf attended the Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society's International Convention in Pittsburgh, Pa., from March 23-26. Bernstorf of Ashburn, Va., is a junior, history and creative writing major seeking education certification at Lycoming College. He is also a Lycoming scholar.

"I met new people from across the U.S. with similar interests and was exposed to an incredibly broad range of creative voices, which was immensely stimulating and inspiring," said Bernstorf.

Around 1,100 people attended the convention from Sigma Tau Delta chapters across the globe. Bernstorf had the opportunity to read his poetry as an invited creative writer, and also represented Lycoming's Sigma Delta chapter, which was recognized for its 25th year of participation in the international organization.

Lycoming College is a national liberal arts and sciences school dedicated to the undergraduate education of 1,400 students. It is recognized as a Tier 1 institution by U.S. News and World Report. Founded in 1812 in Williamsport, Pa., Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation.