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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 […]

Scholar of the Week: Asmaa Abdullah

Meet our NSCS Scholar of the Week, Asmaa Abdullah! Asmaa is a sophomore at Temple University, where she is a Psychology major. Asmaa’s favorite NSCS experience was volunteering at the Saturday Academy with NSCS. “Some other NSCS members and I used to go to the Saturday Academy alongside an NSCS […]

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 […]

Scholar of the Week: Rachelle Talbot

Meet our NSCS Scholar of the Week, Rachelle Talbot! Rachelle is a junior at Colorado State University, where she is a Human Development and Family Studies major. Rachelle’s favorite NSCS experience is the sense of community in the organization. “I love being involved on campus, and I love how NSCS […]

Meet the Platinum Review Committee

In the coming weeks, the National Office in DC will be receiving dozens of Platinum Star Status applications from our chapters across the nation. This is an exciting time for us and a very special time for our Platinum Application Review Committee — a group of NSCS Staff from all […]