The Society Featured in the News
Society members across the country are actively working in being leaders who make a better world. You can find some of their stories covered in the news below.
PCC Student Named State’s Recipient of NSLS Society State of Mind Award
Posted on: Dec/18/2017
Five years after moving from the nation’s capital to Greenville, Amira Ali has been selected as North Carolina’s recipient of The National Society of Leadership and Success’s (NSLS) Society State of Mind Award. Ali, a second-year student in PCC’s Early Childhood Education program, will receive $1,000 through the award, which is given to one NSLS member in each state for initiating or participating in a project that positively-impacted their community. A native Egyptian, Ali earned a bachelor’s degree in Arabic & Islamic Studies in her home country before coming to the United States 15 years ago. She moved to Greenville from Washington, D.C., in 2012 and has become an active member of the community.
Surry Community hosting Santa’s Workshop on Dec. 15, gift-wrapping service Dec. 19-20
Posted on: Dec/11/2017
Surry Community College’s chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) will host Christmas at Santa’s Workshop on Dec. 15 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the college’s gymnasium, 630 S. Main St., Dobson. The fun-filled and festive evening boasts exciting Christmas-themed games and activities, as well as delicious holiday treats. Participants will also have the opportunity to meet and take a photo with Santa.
Snead State Holds Induction into the National Society of Leadership and Success
Posted on: Dec/05/2017
The newly established Society chapter at Snead State Community College inducted 172 students this fall.The induction ceremony was held Thursday, Nov. 30, at the Bevill Center auditorium. Snead State President Dr. Robert Exley spoke to the students regarding leadership during the ceremony. “Whatever you want to do in life, you can do. Sometimes you don’t know what you’re capable of, but your potential is limitless,” said Dr. Exley.
Meal fit for a Titan
Posted on: Nov/28/2017
On Friday, Nov. 17, the Lane Community College Chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success, provided nearly 250 students with breakfast, lunch and dinner. The event was held in Building 19 on the Lane Community College main campus as part of hunger and homelessness week. In addition to providing food, NSLS had several other rooms for students to hang out in including a game room, a clothing donation room and a movie and popcorn room. “A lot of NSLS students are worried about homelessness and we have homeless students in our ranks,” Miacarla Mungo, President of NSLS, said. NSLS members support each other on and off campus. “The NSLS wanted to provide a broad relief for the ways students struggle while they try and achieve some level of academic success,” Clint Corsi, NSLS Social Media Director, said.
The Salvation Army kicks off their holiday season fundraisers
Posted on: Nov/11/2017
The Salvation Army kicked off their Red Kettle Campaign bringing back the red buckets and bell ringers for the holiday season. The red kettles are the Salvation Army's way of raising money and awareness for the whole year. Maliha Huq, President of The National Society of Leadership and Success at Augusta University said, "It's amazing honestly it's amazing and it feels good to know you're giving back to the Augusta community by doing something so amazing."
White Rose Project supports cancer patients
Posted on: Nov/07/2017
The Wabash College Chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success is launching a week-long fundraising event in partnership with The White Rose Project and the 1832 Brew Espresso Bar to help raise money for care packages for cancer patients undergoing treatment in Crawfordsville, Lafayette, Logansport and Kokomo area treatment centers.
THE NATIONAL SOCIETY OF LEADERSHIP AND SUCCESS AT JOHN JAY BRINGS SIR RICHARD BRANSON TO CAMPUS
Posted on: Nov/06/2017
On October 17, Sir Richard Branson visited John Jay College to speak about the role of social good in business as part of a live national broadcast organized by The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS). “Your idea must make a positive impact in people’s lives,” Branson said in front of an audience that included students, staff, faculty, and President Karol V. Mason. “Otherwise what's the point?”
Student Organization to Stream Live Broadcast Featuring Sir Richard Branson
Posted on: Oct/17/2017
Marshall University's Chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success will sponsor the streaming of a live broadcast featuring Sir Richard Branson, a humanitarian, activist, adventurer and business icon. The event will take place beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, in room BE-5 of the Memorial Student Center. The event, hosted by the Society chapter at John Jay College in New York City, will allow Branson to answer questions by viewers via Twitter. This is the second installment of the Society's 2017-2018 Speaker Broadcast Series, which reaches more than 580 college campuses each month during the academic year.
Student organization to stream live broadcast featuring Sir Richard Branson
Posted on: Oct/13/2017
The event, hosted by John Jay College in New York City, will allow Branson to answer questions by viewers via Twitter and Facebook. This is the second installment of the Society’s 2017-2018 Speaker Broadcast series, which reaches more than 580 college campuses each month during the academic year.
NSLS to present video speaker Genevieve Thiers
Posted on: Oct/10/2017
Genevieve Thiers will be featured in a video broadcast at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10 in the Frances B. Ross Ballroom A of the Panola College Student Center. “All students, faculty and staff are encouraged to attend,” said Corey Johnson, Environmental and Biology Professor, and NSLS faculty advisor. “Genevieve will discuss how she combined her voice with her business savvy to thrive. This broadcast should be especially helpful to fine arts students who are interested in capitalizing on their trade. Business students looking to go into talent management should also gain insight from this presentation.”