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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.


   Chancellor’s Leadership Award winners named
Posted on: Jun/22/2016
   News Article

Society member Stacy Brokish,was recently recognized for leadership and service to the campus and community and received the 2016 Chancellor’s Leadership Award at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.

   National Society of Leadership and Success Interviews Marcia Clark
Posted on: Jun/13/2016
   News Article

I thought about the saying “you should never meet your idols” as I exited the elevator bank of an uptown publisher and paced the room next to where Marcia Clark was being interviewed in a segment for the National Society of Leadership and Success, which bills itself as the largest college leadership society in the country and for which Clark is an honorary member. Watching Sarah Paulson’s Marcia Clark on Ryan Murphy’s wildly popular true crime series, The People v. O.J. Simpson, introduced my generation to the prosecutor our parents knew as the unflappable hard ass with an atrocious haircut. But for us, Clark was something else entirely. Click to continue reading.

   The National Society of Leadership and Success Chapter at Viterbo University Inducts 73 New Members
Posted on: Jun/08/2016
   News Article

The Viterbo University chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success recently inducted 73 members, bringing its total membership to 525. “We’re very proud of our members. We’ve learned from our members that the Society has had a significant impact on our students to become better leaders and helping them build a better future for themselves, the campus and their respective communities,” say Chapter Advisors.

   Former NBA Star Stephen Bardo Talks About the Impact of Sports on the Future Success of Student-Athletes
Posted on: Jun/01/2016
   News Article

Stephen Bardo, former University of Illinois standout, NBA star, basketball analyst and now a leading champion of education and a Leadership Ambassador for The National Society of Leadership and Success, took some time out of his busy schedule to provide insight into the current state of the student-athlete life, and how sports impact athletes after their playing careers have ended.

   Chapman honors society motivates students toward leadership with opportunities and training
Posted on: May/25/2016
   News Article

“I’ve been a leader most of my life, so having a club that can help you stand out, learn more about your own leadership skills and how to work with other leaders – that’s something I wanted to emphasize and make sure we could bring to life,” Chapter President Davidian said. “College is such an important time in learning who you are and sharpening your skills.” The five-year-old Society chapter at Chapman University is shining on campus and known for positively impacting not only the lives of its members, but the surrounding community as well. Aside from collaboration with other clubs on campus to hold events, the Society chapter holds its own events that are open to the campus as well. The latest brought esteemed educator Erin Gruwell to speak at campus. Gruwell, known for her unique teaching method, was the subject of the 2007 film “Freedom Writers.” “I can’t emphasize enough how important leadership truly is, and you really can use it in everything,” Davidian said. “You don’t have to be in a certain major or career to be a leader – you can be a leader anywhere. The smallest things can make the biggest difference.”

   National Society of Leadership and Success Presents JCC Foundation with Check
Posted on: May/18/2016
   News Article

Jefferson Community College (JCC) Foundation was honored to accept a donation from the JCC Sigma Alpha Pi chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success. A $1,200 donation was presented to the Foundation to establish the National Society of Leadership and Success Grant to be awarded to future Society members to assist with the cost of NSLS membership, professional development opportunities and other leadership oriented memberships.

   March Madness Fundraiser at Surry a Success
Posted on: May/13/2016
   News Article

On March 29th, the Society chapter at Surry Community College held its second annual March Madness basketball game fundraiser. Faculty and staff teamed up against students for a friendly match-up to bring the SCC community together for a cause. All proceeds from the event, including admission and concessions, were donated to NCPacks4Patriots, an organization that sends care packages to North Carolina soldiers stationed abroad.

   NSLS chapter induction ceremony at Kish
Posted on: May/11/2016
   News Article

On Friday, April 29th, 2016 the Society chapter at Kishwaukee College held its Spring 2016 induction ceremony on campus. The chapter welcomed 64 new members as well as installing new officers and recognizing students who achieved National Engaged Leader Awards.

   SVSU students receive statewide honors for community service
Posted on: May/04/2016
   Press Release

University Center - Saginaw Valley State University students Mallory Rivard and Natalie Schneider were honored for their community-minded actions during the Michigan Campus Compact Awards Gala in East Lansing Thursday, April 7. Each received a Commitment to Service award for her extensive community involvement.

   National Society of Leadership and Success Inducts 96 Islanders
Posted on: Apr/29/2016
   News Article

On Saturday, April 23rd, the Society chapter at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi inducted 96 students at its Spring 2016 Induction Ceremony. In addition, 19 students received the National Engaged Leader Award (NELA) and 16 students were presented with the Success Networking Facilitator Appreciation Award.