- In 2018, NEW Leadership will add a policy focus as a new element, according to co-director Karen Kedrowski.
- Since its inception in 2013, the program has been sponsored by the John C. West Forum on Politics and Policy that is housed at Winthrop and has trained more than 100 women from 21 South Carolina colleges and universities.
Winthrop University, "Planning for Next Year's NEW Leadership Is Underway" (2017). Winthrop News 2017. 133.