- This year's three honorees are Polly Adkins '68, '72; Kitty Wilson-Evans '92; and Family Trust Federal Credit Union.
- For the first time ever, the Medal of Honor in the Arts will stretch over an entire weekend with performances.
Winthrop University, "Medal of Honor in the Arts Recipients Leave Lasting Impressions on Cultural Community" (2017). Winthrop News 2017. 41.