Explore English and World Languages outside the classroom!
Our department offers a dynamic curriculum and a variety of extracurricular activities
to engage students further in their field of study. Participation in student-led clubs
and organizations gives students opportunities to grow as leaders, to improve communication
skills, and to meet people and network. Membership in clubs may also improve your
work life balance.
ALPHA MU GAMMA
Dr. Christopher Botero
Alpha Mu Gamma, The National Collegiate Foreign Language Honor Society, recognizes
students' achievements in foreign language study.
The Iota Phi Chapter holds its annual initiation ceremony in late April for students
with a 3.0 minimum overall GPA and who have achieved two grades of "A" in unrepeated
college courses in one foreign language. The society also presents awards to the outstanding
students for each year in French, German, and Spanish at the annual initiation ceremony.
Alpha Mu Gamma is the largest national collegiate foreign language honor society and
the first foreign language honor society established in the United States. It honors
excellence in ALL languages so that it encompasses all foreign cultures and groups.
Sigma Tau Delta
Dr. Rhonda Armstrong
Sigma Tau Delta is the International English Honor Society, founded in 1924 to confer
distinction for high achievement in the study of the English language and literature.
The Alpha Mu Eta Chapter at Augusta University welcomes members who have demonstrated
academic excellence in all fields of English. Members are eligible for national scholarships,
awards, and internships; they can publish scholarly and creative writings in Sigma
Tau Delta’s two international journals; and they can present their scholarly and creative
work at the international convention. Our chapter is active in submitting papers to the international convention, and chapter
members have presented at the conventions in St. Louis, New Orleans, Portland, and
Creative Writing Club
Dr. Spencer Wise
The purpose of this organization is to provide an outlet for the creative literary
We host meetings, spoken word events, writing groups meetings, and yearly trips. The
goal of the Augusta University Creative Writing Club is to promote an enjoyable environment
for writers of all types.
We aim to not only produce an enjoyable atmosphere, but to also produce better writers
through our writing group and spoken word events.
Mr. Simon Grant
The Augusta University English Club is dedicated to fostering a love of literature
in undergrads with a variety of events including book discussions, panel presentations,
movie viewings, poetry readings, workshops, and field trips.
The English Club is also a great way to connect with English faculty and capitalize
on their insight to gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of literature in
a casual setting.
Le Cercle Français
Dr. Liana Babayan
The Augusta University French Club, Le Cercle Français, brings students into contact
with the French-speaking community at a bi-weekly French table.
Each year, Le Cercle Français plans excursions to see theatre productions and museum
exhibits in Atlanta, Georgia, and Columbia, South Carolina.
Dr. Robert Bledsoe
The German Table meets every other week during the semester for informal discussions
The table is open to faculty, staff, students, and community members - everyone who
knows German or is learning German.