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Announcing Leadership Summit 2017!

This year, Leadership Summit is coming to you! Registration for our virtual Leadership Summit is officially open, and you might be wondering what all that is about… TalkNerdy2Me is here to explain. What is Leadership Summit? Leadership Summit is NSCS’ online leadership training and education program offered to NSCS officers. […]

Cheat Sheet for 5.19

55 Ways to Live Smarter A photo compilation of the internet’s actually useful lifehacks Changing Lives through Everyday Leadership Looking for some leadership inspiration for the upcoming year? Listen to Drew Dudley’s TED Talk on Everyday Leadership. The World of Objects Listen to Director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, in his […]

Increasing Your Odds of Career Success

Very few successful businesspeople, politicians, or leaders will be direct enough to say, “I am really good at meeting people and leveraging my very large network.” They worry that by revealing the deep network they frequently tap into, others will think they have unfair advantages. And they do. But you […]

Meet the 2017-18 National Leadership Council!

Big news! NSCS is proud to announce that it has appointed nine 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 who advise the NSCS national staff and Board of Directors. […]

23 Years of Trusting a Crazy Idea

This week, The National Society of Collegiate Scholars is celebrating its 23rd Founder’s Day. Celebrated every year on April 30, Founder’s Day reminds us to reflect on NSCS’ humble beginnings and on the accomplishments that our members, our chapters, and the organization as a whole have achieved. Founder’s Day occurs […]

Chapter Founders Tell Their Story

Founder’s Day is NSCS’ anniversary celebration. This year, as part of our festivities, we’re highlighting some officers who recently founded NSCS chapters at their institutions. My main motivation to bring two other friends on board to help establish a local chapter of NSCS on campus was because the three pillars […]

5 Positive Ways to Stay Motivated in College

Do you remember how excited you were on the first day of college? You were so eager to learn, and everything felt new. But maybe your enthusiasm has diminished, or you haven’t been feeling inspired lately. Here are five positive ways to put the pep back in your step to […]

Cheat Sheet for 4.21

21 Going on 41 Ever feel older or younger than you actually are? Well, this quiz, sponsored by GEICO, will reveal your true age. Sounds MAGICAL! Have you tried the Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino yet? Here’s a look into the sugar, spice, and everything nice. Did your favorite celebrity make the […]