National Leadership Organization Inducts New OCC Members

The National Society of Leadership and Success Chapter at Oakland Community College inducted 19 new members on Friday, May 29, 2015 at the College’s Southfield Campus.CRW_2605

These members are the very first to be inducted into the Society at OCC. Inducted members complete a leadership program consisting of an orientation, a leadership training day, three speaker broadcasts, three success networking team meetings and an induction ceremony where they receive their Certificate of Leadership Training.

Inductees are: Ghadah Aalibraheem, Minhal Asim, Frank Dowdell, Alexandrea Ferguson, Ashley Francis, Sharlita Gaddis, Reginald Gilbert, Juwanna Holley, Tre’si Jolley, Ilese Louya, Donald Mitchell, Derek Puzio, Deirdre Rainey, Angel Stonestreet, Ki’Rah Tyus, Tierra Watkins, Sierra Watson, Whittney Whittaker and D’Anaeise Williams-Ryan.

The Society is one of the nation’s largest leadership honor societies.  Students are selected for membership based on being a newly enrolled student at OCC. Candidacy is a nationally recognized achievement of honorable distinction.

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Membership is for a lifetime and provides access to benefits including scholarships and awards, exclusive on-campus events, employer recruitment through an online job bank, discounts on computers, textbooks, grad school prep courses, insurance and much more. Currently, the OCC Society Chapter has an additional 22 members who are working towards their induction.

“We’re very proud of our members. The Society has had a significant impact on our campus, inspiring our students to become better leaders, and helping them build a better future for themselves, the campus and their respective communities,” said chapter advisor Stacey Jackson.

About The National Society of Leadership and Success

The National Society of Leadership and Success was founded in 2001 to build a community of like-minded, success oriented leaders who come together to help one another succeed. The Society offers interactive broadcasts with the nation’s best speakers, training in goal setting, and team meetings in which students set and hold each other accountable for achieving goals. Today, the Society has chapters on more than 475 college and university campuses nationwide and serves more than 450,000 members. For more information, please visit Follow the Society on Twitter @theNSLS and Like on Facebook.

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