01-07-2010, 02:02 PM
CC Senior Advisor
Join Date: Aug 2003
I did the honors societies (there were tons of them in addition to NHS, for things like art, music, tech, english, ss), but I hated them. There was no substance, just a bunch of other kids like me who made the requirements and thought it would be helpful.
If you haven't seen it already, you might be interested in this article from "The Choice" (New York Times
admissions blog): If Everyone Is in an Honor Society, Has the Honor Been Cheapened? - The Choice Blog - NYTimes.com