CARROLLTON, GA -- The University of West Georgia's chapter of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars has achieved the gold award.
The UWG chapter was awarded gold STAR status at the NSCS Leadership Summit in Washington, D.C.
The National Society of College Scholars is an honors organization for high-achieving freshmen and sophomores, with more than 270 student-run chapters at universities across the country. UWG's chapter was founded in 2002.
For Sherice Evans, the NSCS national staff representative who works with UWG's chapter officers, the award comes as no surprise.
"The members of University of West Georgia's chapter are amazing," she said. "They have gone above and beyond by creating innovate programs and expanding and improving existing programs and have provided an exceptional experience for their members.