My Mom is Cool…

by Karin on April 23, 2014 · 0 comments

Want to thank your mom and win $500, $250 or $100? WomanUP is sponsoring the “My Mom Is Cool Because…” Essay Contest April 23 through May 2. You can participate by submitting an essay or short video. Check out the details here.

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Karin Agness’ Visit to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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On Monday, April 21, 2014, the NeW chapter at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-CH) hosted NeW Founder, Karin Agness! We are proud of the great work of this NeW chapter. Kimmy, Rachel and Peyton did an excellent job organizing the event. We had a packed room! And it was a beautiful […]

April 22, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

You’re Invited!

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The 2014 NeW National Conference will be held on Thursday, June 19, and Friday, June 20, in Washington, DC at The Heritage Foundation. On Thursday evening, we will kick off the conference with a networking event for young professionals. The event will be held from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. The National Conference continues on Friday from 10am to 4pm. These events are […]

April 18, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

Wonder Women: Chapter 10

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The goal of the feminist movement was to liberate women from the standards men and society had bestowed upon them. Specifically, the movement sought to free them from their roles as perfect housewives…

April 16, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

NeW is Hiring for Full Time Positions! Apply by April 17th!

Have experience leading a campus organization? Want to advance conservative ideas on campus? Tired of hearing about the war on women? Apply today to become the Campus Program Manager for NeW, the nation’s premier organization for conservative university women. In this position, you will have the opportunity to work with top conservative women around the country and build a […]

April 15, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

Chapter 10 of the Online Book Club this Week!

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The feminist movement sought to equalize both men and women in terms of their opportunities and roles within society. However, while the movement brought about equal pay, increased sexual and reproductive choices…

April 14, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

The Commencement Speech that Won’t be Heard at Brandeis

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali won’t be speaking at Brandeis University’s Commencement ceremonies this year. You can read the text of what she would have said in the Wall Street Journal, including her criticism of universities. Yet for that opportunity to be fulfilled, we in the West must provide the right kind of encouragement. Just as the […]

April 11, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

Intellectual Diversity on Campus and Honorary Degrees

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Honorary degrees are just that–honorary. They are used by universities to recruit speakers to commencement ceremonies. But they are also a barometer of intellectual diversity, or the lack thereof, on campuses today. Each year, universities announce their commencement speakers (who often receive honorary degrees). Young America’s Foundation’s Commencement Speakers Survey tracks conservative and liberal speakers, so […]

April 10, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

Femininity in Hollywood

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Hollywood star Kirsten Dunst recently made some remarks about men and women in an interview for Harper’s Bazaar that are drawing the condemnation of feminists. Here is the part of the interview at issue: I feel like the feminine has been a little undervalued,” she says. “We all have to get our own jobs and make our […]

April 10, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

Wonder Women: Chapter 9

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All women (and men) will age throughout their lifetime; regardless of women’s efforts to defy the aging process, it still happens. Over the last 50 years feminism awarded women a variety of opportunities…

April 9, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

April Alumna Spotlight: Jean Morrow

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Each month, NeW is proud to highlight a NeW alumna. Today, we would like to feature Jean Morrow, a graduate of the University of Florida. Read about what Jean has been up to since her time at NeW:   Where and when were you involved with NeW on Campus? I was involved with the University of Florida’s […]

April 8, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →

Chapter 9 of the Online Book Club this Week!

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Aging is an unavoidable phase of life for both men and women. For most women, menopause is the initial sign that aging has begun…

April 7, 2014 0 comments CONTINUE READING THIS POST →