Past Speakers

Our Path to the Present: A Look at the Conference History

2013
Be Bold
Featuring Keynote speakers
Susan Cain
Jenn Lim
King Peggy
Queen Latifah

2012
Lead with Compassion
Featuring Keynote speakers
Sister Helen Prejean
Majora Carter
Ashley Judd

2011
The Power of Choice
Featuring Keynote speakers
Wes Moore
Alison Levine
Victoria R. Kennedy

2010
Community Matters
Featuring Keynote speakers
Soledad O’Brien
Leigh Anne & Collins Tuohy
Nicholas Kristof & Somaly Mam

2009
Soaring
Featuring Keynote speakers
C. Vivian Stringer
Jill Bolte Taylor
Anita Renfroe

2008
Authenticity
Featuring Keynote speakers
Luma Mufleh
Shelly Lazarus
Jane Fonda

2007
Resilience

Featuring Keynote speakers
Maya Angelou
Mia Farrow
Lynn Donohue

2006
Humor Incorporated
Featuring Keynote speakers
Nora Ephron
Emily Levine
Lynne Truss

2005
Breaking Barriers
Featuring Keynote speakers
Dr. Madeleine Albright
Catherine Crier
Erin Gruwell

2004
Courage
Featuring Keynote speakers
Dr. Jerri Nielsen
Sherron Watkins
Carol Mosely Braun

2003
Creating Your Spark
Featuring Keynote speakers
Lisa Ling
Kay Koplovitz
Anna Deavere Smith

2002
Embracing Change
Featuring Keynote speakers
Andrea Mitchell
Jane Bryant Quinn
Judy Carter

2001
Ages/States:
A Professional and Personal Journey 

Featuring Keynote speakers
Rita Moreno
Ann Fudge
Ellen Goodman & Patricia O’Brien

2000
Developing Dialogues:
Communications for the 21st Century
Featuring Keynote speakers
Elaine Chao
Anna Quindlen
Linda Ellerbee

1999
Taking The Path of Greater Risk
Featuring Keynote speakers
Loretta LaRoche
Susan L. Taylor
Ann Richards

1998
Pathways For Leadership
Featuring Keynote speakers
Jackie Joyner-Kersee
Faith Popcorn
Jane Garvey
Evelyn Lauder

1997
World Class Ways of Doing Business
Featuring Keynote speakers
Dr. Rosabeth Moss Kanter
Cokie Roberts

1996
New Ways of Doing Business:
Conversations with Women of Influence 

Featuring Keynote speakers
Elizabeth Dole
Patricia Aburdene

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2014 Bay Path Convocation

This year’s Convocation ceremony continued the conference theme of “Own Your Story” on campus. Check out the video below that got students ready to write their own story as…

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A Tribute to Dr. Maya Angelou

Our 2007 Conference Closing Keynote Speaker

We join millions around the world mourning the death of author, poet, and civil rights activist Dr. Maya Angelou on Wednesday, May 28, at…

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2014 Conference Highlight Video

Please take a moment to check out our 2014 Women’s Leadership Conference video.

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Leary

New Online College for Women

Article by Carolyn Robbins. Photo by Don Treeger. Originally posted on MassLive

SPRINGFIELD — In addressing more than 2,000 women attending Bay Path College’s 19th annual Women’s Leadership Conference…

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Barbara Walters visits Bay Path College

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein, The Boston Globe

Longtime TV personality Barbara Walters was in our midst the other day, speaking at the Bay Path College Women’s Leadership Conference in Springfield. (Bay…

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Congrats to One of Our Past Speakers

Article originally posted on MassLive

HOLYOKE – Douglas A. Bowen, President and CEO of PeoplesBank, has announced the promotion of Janice Mazzallo to executive vice president and chief human…

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