A Recap on CPAC by Haley Supergan

The American Conservative Union’s Annual Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, DC, was held on February 26 through the 29. There were countless speakers to inspire conservatives young and old to learn more about and refine their own conservative values. Conservatives from all over the country gathered to hear speakers ranging from the President of […]

Save the Dates

NeW is excited to announce our upcoming events for 2020. This year, we will offer a limited number of exclusive scholarships for many of these events for NeW National Members. Scholarships are only available as long as they last. If you are not a member yet and want to apply for the scholarships, you can […]

Leadership Lessons: Advice from a Female Founder

On Tuesday, November 5, women from across DC gathered to hear from one of the nation’s premier conservative donor development experts, Ann Fitzgerald. Before starting her successful nonprofit consulting firm, Fitzgerald was the Director of Development at the Heritage Foundation where she helped lead an effort to increase contributions by 20%.  Fitzgerald began her speech […]

Own Your Seat at the Table with Rachel Bovard

On May 22, the NeW DC Professional Network met at Carmine’s to hear from Rachel Bovard of Conservative Partnership speak on how to “Own Your Seat at the Table”. We are grateful for the support and co-sponsorship from the Novus Society for this event. Bovard began her talk by highlighting a 2012 survey of 7,000 […]

Negotiate Like A Pro

On April 3, the NeW DC Professional Network met at Cafe Soleil for an evening of networking and dinner. During the event, they heard a dynamic and informative talk on negotiation techniques from Emily Dunham. Dunham shared her top five negotiating techniques: It can’t hurt to ask. The worst someone can say is no, so […]

NeW DC Professional Network Dinner with Ashley Rooney

Join the NeW DC Professional Network for Dinner on January 31st with speaker Ashley Rooney! Join the NeW DC Professional Network for a dinner featuring special guest speaker Ashley Rooney from the Charles Koch Institute. Ashley will talk about how to improve your impact with time management techniques. As you look ahead into this new […]

She’s Conservative Book Launch Party

On Thursday, November 29, members of the NeW community gathered at Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC to celebrate the release of NeW’s book She’s Conservative: Stories of Trials and Triumphs on America’s College Campuses. Attendees heard from the President and Editor of the book Karin Lips, and authors Emily […]

Women are Being Over-Regulated and it’s Hurting Them

Shoshana Weissmann spoke to college women and professionals in Washington, DC about how women are being held back because of over-regulation. After hearing the sad story about a florist in Louisiana who was not able to make ends meet simply because she could not get a license to practice as a florist in the state, […]

Meet NeW’s Anniversary Dinner Keynote Speaker Ericka Andersen!

Celebrating 14 Years! NeW is thrilled to announce that Ericka Andersen will serve as the keynote speaker at our Anniversary Dinner on September 27 at Sixth Engine Restaurant in Washington, DC. Ericka Andersen has been a freelance writer and digital media marketing professional for over 12 years. She writes about politics, policy, culture, fitness and […]

Brunch Recap: Religious Freedom and Women

By Brianna Howard, NeW at Catholic University Each time I attend a NeW event, I’m reminded of the power of each letter in our organization’s name. Network. Enlightened. Women. At the last leadership brunch on April 14 at City Tap House in Washington, DC, NeW hosted Lou Ann Sabatier. Lou Ann is the Director of Communications for […]