Education Briefs for Sept. 6
Johnson accepts NSCS membership
Andrea Towana Johnson of Moncks Corner has accepted membership into The National Society of Collegiate Scholars.
NSCS is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies, and is the nation’s only interdisciplinary honors organization for first- and second-year college students. Membership is by invitation only, based on grade point average and class standing.
“NSCS is more than just a symbol of academic achievement,” NSCS Founder and CEO Stephen E. Loflin said. “Membership gives students access to a number of amazing benefits including career and networking resources, scholarships, travel, and service projects.”
Visit nscs.org for more information.
Pineville’s Swinton earns honors
Ashley Swinton of Pineville has been named to the President’s List at Berkeley College for the Spring 2012 Quarter. Swinton attends the school’s White Plains location in Westchester County, NY.
“Berkeley College is proud to recognize Ashley for her outstanding academic achievement,” said Berkeley College President Dr. Dario A. Cortes. “Students who reflect this level of dedication to their studies become our future leaders.”
Berkeley College students who achieve a grade point average of 4.0 with a minimum of 12 academic credits qualify for the President’s List.