Dr. Somerville

Delta Pi Nu

Hillsdale College

Delta Pi Nu, or the American Studies honorary, is an independent association of students with an interest in American Studies.

The honorary was founded in 1992 by Nancy Pitzler, ’93, Jane Wortman, ’93, and Dr. Daniel Sundahl. Delta Pi Nu maintains an active presence on campus.

Student Contact

Sam Roon

[email protected]

Faculty Advisor

Dr. Kevin Portteus

[email protected]


In addition to other events, the honorary plants a Dogwood tree on Hillsdale’s campus every spring.

Membership Requirements

To be eligible for membership, individuals must have a declared American Studies major or minor with at least a 3.000 grade-point average.