2What is Nu Delta Alpha?N∆A is a National dance honor society that recognizes academic and artistic achievements, including performance, production, scholarship, technology and community service.
3Why Join?Recognition of students for outstanding artistic and academic achievementProvides student dancers with an honor society specifically focused on danceProvides contact opportunities with dance professionalsProvides opportunities to be published in the NΔA JournalLeadership activitiesIncreases venues for performances or choreographic projects and opportunities to showcase students’ workInduction and other recognition ceremoniesSpecial awards to outstanding senior graduatesScholarship opportunitiesGraduation honor cords, stoles
4Requirements to join: Have and maintain a 3.0 minimum GPA Current sophomore and up to be inducted, freshmen can be pledges.Be actively involved in dance activitiesEarn 30 points toward induction as a full member, other members are pledgesAttend Nu Delta Alpha meetings and activities$22.00 dues per new member$15.00 dues for each subsequent year
5How do you earn points? Participate in a dance class at EHS Participate in after school dance class at EHS or private studio, community center, club or other dance trainingParticipate in dance performancesAttend live dance concertChoreography, set/lighting design or costumingCommunity service in a dance related capacityPublication of an article in Nu Delta AlphaOther activities approved by Nu Delta Alpha advisor
6Pledge vs. Member?To become a member, you must earn 30 points and be inducted into N∆A. Until then you are considered a pledge.Pledges and full members both participate in all N∆A activities.Only full members can be officers and receive honors.
7Meetings and Events One Monday each month at 2:30 in Portable 959. Next Meetings: Oct 8, Nov 5, Dec 3Other meetings added according to planned activities.Event: Thrill the World Oct 27
8Inductions Friday Dec. 7 at 6 pm Attendance required- Pledges help, Inductees participate.All can perform!
9Whats next?Go to EHS schoolwires, Teacher pages, Kristen Edmiaston, Nu Delta Alpha and print out application form.Turn in application form to Mrs. E by next meeting, Monday October 8.Come to the next meeting to elect officers and make plans for Thrill the World and the rest of the year!