Sarah Parshall Perry Reflects on Supreme Court Cases at Capitol Hill Intern Summit

The Network of enlightened Women hosted the second Capitol Hill Intern Summit in Washington, DC on October 26, 2022. The women in attendance had the opportunity to hear from Sarah Parshall Perry, Senior Legal Fellow at The Heritage Foundation. Perry’s discussion focused on recent Supreme Court rulings and the implications they will have on the […]

NeW Educates Women on Capitol Hill at Capitol Hill Intern Summit

On Wednesday, October 26, the Network of enlightened Women hosted the Capitol Hill Intern Summit at the Capitol Hill Club in Washington, DC. This event brought together 50 interns, Capitol Hill staffers, and students in the DC area for an afternoon of networking, policy discussions, and leadership training.   To kick off the event, Sarah […]

Leadership Lessons from Nikki Haley

On November 10, NeW members joined an exclusive fall book club event with Nikki Haley, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and Governor of South Carolina, to discuss lessons and leadership highlighted in her new book, If You Want Something Done: Leadership Lessons from Bold Women. During the event, Karin Lips, President of NeW, […]

Women Learn To Advocate For Themselves at the NeW Leadership Retreat

On the final morning of the 2022 NeW Leadership Retreat, the women gathered in the conference room for breakfast and one final speaker session. The final speaker session was a two-person panel that included Amanda Covo, CEO of Teneo, and Simone Ledeen, Principal at Perimus Consulting, LLC.   Both women are at the top of […]

Chapter Leaders Motivated at Leadership Retreat to Get Involved by Stacy Hock

At the Network of enlightened Women 2022 Leadership Retreat, chapter leaders from across the nation heard from inspirational conservative speakers about topics varying from leadership within our communities to professional development. One of the speakers was Stacy Hock, a private investor, and former Texas GOP Victory 2020 Chairwoman, who spoke about becoming a generation of […]

Ellen Troxclair Inspires Women to Step Up at the NeW Leadership Retreat

At the Network of enlightened Women’s 2022 Leadership Retreat in Austin, Texas, Ellen Troxclair offered remarks surrounding advocacy and advice for young conservative women. Ellen Troxclair is an author of the book Step Up! How to Advocate Like a Woman, small business owner, non-profit leader, former Austin City Council Member, mom, and proven conservative.  Troxclair’s political career […]

Conservative Women Are Encouraged To Pursue Their Dreams At The NeW Leadership Retreat

After a long and exciting day of learning about professional development, the benefits of conservative policies for women, and how to strengthen their NeW chapters on campus, NeW chapter leaders at the 2022 Leadership Retreat in Austin, Texas were delighted to round out their day hearing from keynote speaker, Allie Beth Stuckey. Allie Beth Stuckey, […]

Leaders Educated on Criminal Justice Reform at the NeW Leadership Retreat

At the Network of enlightened Women’s 2022 Leadership Retreat, Julie Warren, Director of State Initiatives for Right on Crime and Right on Crime’s State Director for Tennessee, addressed campus chapter leaders on conservative solutions to criminal justice reform.  Warren started off her talk by highlighting that conservatives think the criminal justice system isn’t working, but […]

Empowering Conservative College Leaders at the NeW Leadership Retreat

Before the school year kicked off, NeW chapter leaders from across the United States come together in Austin, TX for the NeW Leadership Retreat from Friday, August 5 to Sunday, August 7. The NeW Leadership Retreat gives conservative women an opportunity to build relationships with other like-minded women, prepare for the academic year ahead, and […]

NeW Announces Winner of 2022 Essay Contest: Maya Tharoo

NeW is excited to announce the winner of the College Category of the 2022 Lead Like a Lady Essay Contest is Maya Tharoo, a freshman at Washington University in St. Louis. Congratulations, Maya! Read her winning piece in the Washington Examiner here. How did you hear about the 2022 Lead Like a Lady Essay Contest and why […]