December 9, 2015

Arctic Deeply

Arctic Deeply was supposed to be next in line after Syria Deeply, the single-focus news site Lara Setrakian launched three years ago to offer depth and context to news concerning the region. But then the Ebola outbreak erupted, and the drought in California persisted and worsened. Arctic Deeply…

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September 10, 2014

2014 Bay Path Convocation

This year’s Convocation ceremony continued the conference theme of “Own Your Story” on campus.  Click here to check out the video that got students ready to write their own story as members of the Bay Path University community.…

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June 5, 2014

2014 Applause

What was your favorite part about the conference? There was something really vulnerable and honest about this year’s conference (Own your Story). It was truly awe-inspiring and moved me to tears at certain points throughout the day. – Andrea Smith You outdid yourself this year. It was fabulous.…

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June 1, 2014

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 the age of 86.  Dr. Angelou’s life journey exemplifies the true meaning of resilience.  She not only survived,…

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April 15, 2014

2014 Conference Highlight Video

Enjoy the highlights of the 2014 Women’s Leadership Conference. TV personality Barbara Walters was the day’s closing speaker. Click here to view video.…

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April 5, 2014

5 Reasons Your Boss Should Send You

Interested in attending the conference this year? Here are 5 reasons why your boss should send you! Team Building: Attending the conference with a group of women from work allows for team-building and bonding to take place throughout the day. Ideas are created, alliances are established, and…

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March 3, 2014

Ban Bossy

All too often, we hear that strong men are “leaders,” while strong women are “bossy.” Lean In and the Girl Scouts of the USA have partnered to launch a public service campaign entitled “Ban Bossy,” a program designed to reclaim girls’ right to be heard and lead with…

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February 15, 2014

The Story Behind the Headlines

If the name “Lara Setrakian” doesn’t ring a bell for you now, it certainly will after you hear her speak at this year’s Women’s Leadership Conference. Her story begins as a first-generation child of Armenian-American immigrants, continues as a graduate of Harvard University, and leads to her groundbreaking…

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January 27, 2014

The Truth Will Set You Free

Storytelling is often truth telling. And secrets are the mysteries behind truth telling, waiting to be discovered and probed, and in doing so, shedding light on our layered history. Time is a wonderful buffer for secrets, allowing us to place them in their proper perspective and take their…

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