5 Tips for Finding a Mentor in College

Finding a mentor in college is one of the best ways to set yourself up to success. Throughout your college years and beyond, a mentor can provide you with guidance and advice related to your career path and professional development. A mentor can also be a link to a...

Internship Versus Externship: What’s the Difference?

Internships and externships are often suggested as a means of gaining experience in a certain industry prior to seeking employment in that industry. They are both popular options for college students and new graduates looking to enter the workforce. But what is the...

4 Ways NSCS Can Change an Undergraduate’s Life

If we asked students to describe their NSCS experience in one word, a good number of them would choose the term “life-changing.” And they would not be exaggerating! Time and time again, we hear from NSCS members who describe how joining NSCS changed their...

NSCS – My Experience and Why It’s Worth Joining

The first time I received an email and letter from the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) inviting me to join their organization, I had to stop and think first. I wondered if it was worth joining and paying the $95 lifetime fee. After days of pondering, I...

Who Should Consider an NSCS Membership?

NSCS has members all across the country. Some of our members are history majors. Others are biology majors. Still others are studying political science, sociology, philosophy, or business. We love that our organization is able to benefit such a diverse range of...