Leadership Tip of the Day: Get Out of Your Comfort Zone

August 09, 2017 | 1:00 pm

Daily leadership tips are provided by Mr. A’ric Jackson:

For over a decade, people have allowed themselves to be inspired and motivated by the words of Mr. A’ric Jackson. His mission is to Transform Lives Through Leadership and teach the tangible tools of how to make dreams reality.

With a background in Corporate Training, he brings that knowledge and professionalism to teens. He has served as the Leadership Trainer & Keynote Speaker for such organizations as the Count Me In Global Leadership Summit, National Teen Leadership Program, Future Business Leaders of America, and Statewide Student Council Conferences to name a few. He is the founder of Generation Leadership (www.genleadership.org), a leadership training program designed for High Schools & Universities.

Daily Program Update: Mastering Leadership Program Comes to an End

August 08, 2017 | 5:00 pm

#NSLCMAST students reflect on their NSLC experience.

Daily Program Update: Law & Advocacy Students Complete Lecture Series

August 08, 2017 | 3:10 pm

During their time at NSLC, #NSLCLAWA students have had the privilege of attending a lecture series taught by Drexel University Associate Professor of Law Lisa Tucker. In this lecture series, Prof. Tucker breaks down a trial, focusing on elements such as opening and closing statements, objections and rules of evidence, and why students should go to law school.

Daily Program Update: International Diplomacy Students Experience Commitment In Action

August 08, 2017 | 2:50 pm

One activity that each NSLC program does, regardless of its primary topic, is Commitment In Action. #NSLCINTL students learned firsthand what it means to really commit to an action – by way of dancing down a makeshift runway. After this activity, students wrote down three commitments they have for the rest of the summer.

Leadership Tip of the Day: Conflict is Neither Good Nor Bad

August 08, 2017 | 1:00 pm

Daily leadership tips are provided by Mr. A’ric Jackson:

For over a decade, people have allowed themselves to be inspired and motivated by the words of Mr. A’ric Jackson. His mission is to Transform Lives Through Leadership and teach the tangible tools of how to make dreams reality.

With a background in Corporate Training, he brings that knowledge and professionalism to teens. He has served as the Leadership Trainer & Keynote Speaker for such organizations as the Count Me In Global Leadership Summit, National Teen Leadership Program, Future Business Leaders of America, and Statewide Student Council Conferences to name a few. He is the founder of Generation Leadership (www.genleadership.org), a leadership training program designed for High Schools & Universities.

Daily Program Update: Mastering Leadership Students Participate in Networking Dinner, Mock Interviews

August 07, 2017 | 9:11 pm

#NSLCMAST students took part in a networking dinner and mock interview today, two skills that they’ll need in any profession.

Daily Program Update: International Diplomacy in NYC, Day 2

August 07, 2017 | 8:12 pm

#NSLCINTL students were briefed today on the various aspects of terrorism and how the United Nations is working towards addressing these various aspects through CTED, the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate. Students also toured the United Nations building to learn how the different departments work.

INTL in NYC

INTL in NYC

INTL in NYC

To see more photos from the #NSLCINTL New York City trip, check out the Flickr album compiled by their TAs!

Daily Program Update: Law & Advocacy Students Visit the Supreme Court

August 07, 2017 | 8:06 pm

#NSLCLAWA students spent their afternoon at the Supreme Court today, where they learned how the highest court in the land works. In addition, the students had a private session with Chief Justice Roberts’s law clerks, who help prepare the Justice for the cases he hears and talked to the students about their law school experiences and how they got to where they are now.

LAWA at the Supreme Court

LAWA at the Supreme Court

LAWA at the Supreme Court

To see more photos, please click here to see the related Flickr album.

Leadership Tip of the Day: Good vs. Great

August 07, 2017 | 1:00 pm

Daily leadership tips are provided by Mr. A’ric Jackson:

For over a decade, people have allowed themselves to be inspired and motivated by the words of Mr. A’ric Jackson. His mission is to Transform Lives Through Leadership and teach the tangible tools of how to make dreams reality.

With a background in Corporate Training, he brings that knowledge and professionalism to teens. He has served as the Leadership Trainer & Keynote Speaker for such organizations as the Count Me In Global Leadership Summit, National Teen Leadership Program, Future Business Leaders of America, and Statewide Student Council Conferences to name a few. He is the founder of Generation Leadership (www.genleadership.org), a leadership training program designed for High Schools & Universities.

Daily Program Update: MAST & LAWA Visit Monuments At Night

August 06, 2017 | 10:20 pm

#NSLCMAST and #NSLCLAWA students visited the monuments this evening, as the sun set.

MAST & LAWA Visit Monuments

MAST & LAWA Visit Monuments

To see a couple more photos, click here.