The National Society of High School ScholarsNSHSS

Learn. Lead. Change the World.

Scholar Insights

Tips for a New Life that Begins . . . NOW! 07-11-2016

Student Council Member Guila Iacovelli shares tips for College-Bound students.

Read More »

A Congratulatory Note for the Class of 2016 06-06-2016

Shambrekia Wise, VP of Community Development & Outreach of the NSHSS Fellows Executive Board, shares a few words of encouragement for the NSHSS Graduating Class of 2016.

Read More »

Tips to Ease the Transition from High School to College 05-02-2016

Student Council member Wesley Smith, a student at The Ohio State University, shares his experience of how transitioning from high school to college is easier said than done.

Read More »

Five Tips for Becoming a Positive Leader 04-08-2016

NSHSS VP of Alumni Relations Elizabeth Blanchette offers her tips for becoming a positive leader. Whether your goal being a better team member, moving up the corporate ladder, gaining entrance to the graduate program of your choice, or simply bettering yourself - developing your leadership skills will open the doors of opportunity.

Read More »

Premature Balding From Stress? Read this article. 03-14-2016

NSHSS Fellows Board Vice President of Finance Anh Tran shares four tips for reducing stress.

Read More »

NSHSS Member Lea Park-Kim Explains Why Your Vote Matters 03-01-2016

I have heard people say to me every single election cycle (Brace yourself – you will, too) that their vote doesn’t matter. Yes, sometimes what you vote for does not win, but that doesn’t mean your voice is not valuable or should be neglected. I vote because I don’t want to inherit the country decided by people before me. I want to create the country that I want to live in, don’t you?

Read More »

Year One. What not to do: a guide from someone who’s been there, done that. 02-02-2016

The transition from high school to college can be tough, even for the best students. Kolby Keo, NSHSS Fellows Program Vice President of Special Events, learned first-hand how challenging it can be, and offers helpful advice to help make the transition easier.

Read More »

Tips to Ease the Stress of Waiting for College Admissions Decisions 01-13-2016

Harvard freshman Noah Fanous shares tips for surviving the wait for your college acceptance letters.

Read More »

Scholar's Insight: My Cultural Shock after Moving to the United States 12-07-2015

NSHSS Student Council Member Igor Tomeski, originally from Tetovo, Macedonia, explains how he has learned to adapt to a new culture.

Read More »

Five Tips for Effective Networking 11-03-2015

Morgan Vazquez, NSHSS Fellows Program President and Vice President of Campus Strategy & Pipeline Development at BNY Mellon, shares some essential networking tips.

Read More »

Tips for Making the Most out of your College Applications 10-07-2015

Student Council member Mica Almira shares some words of “been there, done that” wisdom for seniors and early-bird juniors who are looking into colleges.

Read More »

Perfecting Your Job Search 06-01-2015

Learn the tips to make your resume shine and perfect your job search from NSHSS Fellows Council Member, Morgan Vazquez at JP Morgan Chase...

Read More »

Treasuring New Experiences in College 05-04-2015

NSHSS Student Council member Lamontreal Giles Jr. encourages students to treasure the new experiences they will have in college...

Read More »

Tips for Surviving Your Freshman Year 04-06-2015

Seton Hall Student Council Member Kylie Lan Tumiatti shares some tips for surviving your freshman year away from home and her experience finding the perfect campus part-time job.

Read More »

Make the most of your freshman semester 03-02-2015

Student Council member and freshman at North Carolina State University, Shazeeda Mohamed shares her input on how to gain the most of your freshman year...

Read More »

How to Survive Your First Semester at College 02-02-2015

Amber Liggett recently completed her first semester of college, which resulted in some lessons learned and tips to share...

Read More »

The College Experience: Lessons From A Freshman 12-01-2014

NSHSS member Olivia Parks shares the reality of freedom that being a college freshman gives...

Read More »

Be the Difference You Want to See 11-03-2014

NSHSS Ambassador Dillon Pabisz shares his inspiration for organizing and the success of the worldwide NSHSS Goes Green initiative this past summer…

Read More »

Tips For Your First Year Of College - Planning Ahead 10-06-2014

Take to heart some of these tips to ace your Freshman year of college from NSHSS member Prima Manandhar...

Read More »

Benefits of Befriending Foreign Exchange Students 09-02-2014

With the new school year beginning, think about befriending exchange students in your school that will open your eyes to a brand new culture; Victoria Erdel did...

Read More »

Our Partners