Valerie Patrick of Ravenna has accepted membership in the National Honor Society of Collegiate Scholars. 

The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) is an honors organization that recognizes and elevates high achievers. NSCS provides career and graduate school connections, leadership and service experiences, access to discounts and savings as well as more than $1 million in scholarships annually. NSCS members are committed to service, integrity and scholarship and, as a result, are impacting their campus and local communities every day.

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.