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2015-2016 Star Status Results

The National Society of Collegiate Scholars has awarded the annual Star Status Awards to high-achieving chapters from around the country. The Star Status Program at NSCS is a reward system for chapters that are highly engaged. Every year, NSCS chapter officers develop programs and events to boost engagement on their campus.


Students Represent the Voice of Scholars

Big news! NSCS is proud to announce that it has appointed six members to the National Leadership Council (NLC). So, what does this mean and why should you care? The NLC is an advisory board made up of NSCS members that advises the NSCS national staff and board of directors. […]


Integrity Week: From the Experts!

Stony Brook University received the coveted Diamond Star Award in 2015 and Platinum in 2016. They are a fantastic example for many of our chapters because they are a strong community of learners and leaders. One of their favorite programs to host every year is our upcoming Integrity Week! This […]


Returning to University after Winter Break

Breathe in slowly. Now, concentrate. Do you hear that? That’s the sound of you filling up your third cup of coffee in the middle of the day. That’s the sound of your neighbors playing their music way too loudly at 3am. That’s the sound of your frustration because you locked […]


New Year, Better Grades

So, maybe you did not do as well as you had anticipated this fall semester. Maybe you fell one “A” short of a 4.0 GPA. It could have been that you were in a really difficult course with a tough professor. Nonetheless, this should not dissuade you from reviving your high […]


5 Tips to Help You Fundraise Successfully for Anything In College

Fundraising is hard, especially in college. Oftentimes students dread being tasked with fundraising because they see it as a chore that’s almost impossible to accomplish successfully while simultaneously navigating class, homework, exams, extracurriculars, and a job… not to mention a social life. But fundraising doesn’t need to be so difficult. […]


Scholar of the Week: Hannah Green

Meet our NSCS Scholar of the Week, Hannah Green! Hannah is a sophomore at Liberty University where she is studying Graphic Design. Hannah’s favorite NSCS experience is when her chapter held a reading day event during finals week. “It was a nice study break filled with pizza and doughnuts, and […]


Scholar of the Week: Apollonia Gorham

Meet our NSCS Scholar of the Week, Apollonia Gorham! Apollonia is a junior at Stony Brook University where she is studying Nursing. Apollonia’s favorite NSCS experience was when she received her nomination letter. “I had just finished a hard semester at school and I had worked so hard to do […]


Intern Abroad with Absolute Internship

Scholars, this post is from our friends at Absolute Internship. AI is NSCS‘s favorite way to help you prepare to find a global job. Almost 90% of participants either have an offer to return for an internship OR a job! Read a student’s account of her time in Shanghai, China:  […]