Read the latest NeW blog posts below.

Announcing Kirsten Powers Will be Speaking at the National Conference

We have exciting news! The Network of enlightened Women (NeW) is pleased to announce Kirsten Powers will be speaking at our 2015 National Conference June 25-26th at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, DC. Kirsten Powers is a journalist, political analyst, columnist for USA Today, Newsweek and the Daily Beast, Fox News contributor, and now author of the […]

May 20, 2015 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

You’re Invited June 9: Speed Networking Night!

Want to expand your professional network? Not sure how to effectively “network”? Need more practice on your elevator pitch? When you only have 60 seconds to impress a future employer, every second counts. The Network of enlightened Women (NeW) invites professionals to join us at the Madhatter on Tuesday, June 9th at 6 pm for NeW Speed […]

May 20, 2015 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

Intern Spotlight: Krista Chavez

 Starting this week, we have a new intern! Here is some information about her: Krista Chavez is an intern with NeW. Krista was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, and she is currently a rising sophomore at American University (AU) in Washington DC. At AU, she is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Communications, Legal […]

May 20, 2015 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

May 15 Deadline: Young Women’s Leadership Retreat

The Application deadline (May 15) is quickly approaching for the 2015 Young Women’s Leadership Retreat to be held July 30-August 2. This leadership program welcomes rising college freshmen (starting in the fall 2015) women to a four-day conference retreat, which includes academic sessions, a keynote address, campus leadership training, and outdoor adventures. During the Retreat, students will […]

May 4, 2015 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

Congratulations Antonia Okafor

The Network of enlightened Women (NeW) would like to congratulate UT-Dallas’ Chapter Founder Antonia Okafor for being selected as one of Running Start’s three finalists to become the next Political Rising Star and receive a $5,000 grant. Running Start is a nonprofit organization that, “provides young women and girls with the skills and confidence they need […]

April 24, 2015 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

Leader Spotlight: Antonia Okafor

We like to take the time to highlight some of the amazing women involved with NeW. Today, we feature an interview with Antonia Okafor, NeW president at University of Texas at Dallas.   Tell us a little bit about yourself and how you became involved in NeW? I am a current Public Affairs graduate student […]

April 20, 2015 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →