Boston, Mass. –A North­eastern Uni­ver­sity student’s pho­to­graph was chosen for pub­li­ca­tion in The Col­le­giate Scholar, an online pub­li­ca­tion pro­duced by The National Society of Col­le­giate Scholars (NSCS).

Ben Lands­berg, a mid­dler studying eco­nomics and math­e­matics, was rec­og­nized for his photo Charles River at Night.It was selected from more than 100 sub­mis­sions in the art category.

It’s always nice to get recog­ni­tion,” Lands­berg said. “Pho­tog­raphy is a very serious hobby of mine.”

Steve Loflin, NSCS’ Exec­u­tive Director, said, “Ben’s work stood out because it was really com­pelling and engaging.”

The NSCS is the nation’s pre­miere honor orga­ni­za­tion for high-​​achieving stu​dents​.It aims to honor, inspire and engage its invitation-​​only mem­bers and rec­og­nizes those who com­bine their cre­ative and aca­d­emic pur­suits.The Col­le­giate Scholar comes out three times per year, in the fall, spring and summer semesters.

For more infor­ma­tion, please con­tact Jason Korn­witz at 617–373-5471 or j.​kornwitz@​neu.​edu.

About NSCS

Founded in 1994 at The George Wash­ington Uni­ver­sity in Wash­ington, D.C., NSCS is an honors orga­ni­za­tion that rec­og­nizes out­standing aca­d­emic achieve­ment among first– and second-​​year col­lege stu­dents. Mem­ber­ship is by invi­ta­tion only, and stu­dents must have at least a 3.4 GPA and rank in the top 20th per­centile of the freshman/​sophomore class. NSCS aims to honor, inspire and engage its mem­bers, and offers ben­e­fits including schol­ar­ships, lead­er­ship devel­op­ment, travel oppor­tu­ni­ties and career resources.

About North­eastern

Founded in 1898, North­eastern Uni­ver­sity is a pri­vate research uni­ver­sity located in the heart of Boston. North­eastern is a leader in inter­dis­ci­pli­nary research, urban engage­ment, and the inte­gra­tion of class­room learning with real-​​world expe­ri­ence. The university’s dis­tinc­tive coop­er­a­tive edu­ca­tion pro­gram, where stu­dents alter­nate semes­ters of full-​​time study with semes­ters of paid work in fields rel­e­vant to their pro­fes­sional inter­ests and major, is one of the largest and most inno­v­a­tive in the world. The Uni­ver­sity offers a com­pre­hen­sive range of under­grad­uate and grad­uate pro­grams leading to degrees through the doc­torate in six under­grad­uate col­leges, eight grad­uate schools, and two part-​​time divi­sions. For more infor­ma­tion, please visit www​.north​eastern​.edu