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Cortland student accepts scholar membership

Published: Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

Shawna Lee Johnson of Cortland has accepted membership in The National Society of Collegiate Scholars.

“NSCS is more than just a symbol of academic achievement,” Stephen E. Loflin, NSCS founder and chief executive officer, said in a news release. “Membership gives students access to a number of amazing benefits including career and networking resources, scholarships, travel and service projects both on campus and in the community.”

NSCS is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and is the nation’s only interdisciplinary honors organization for first-year and second-year college students. Membership is by invitation only, based on grade point average and class standing. NSCS has nearly one million lifetime members and 300 chapters in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.

For more information about The National Society of Collegiate Scholars, call 202-265-9000 or visit www.nscs.org.

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