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Centennial Park to Be Named in Honor of President Kerry Healey
Centennial Park to Be Named in Honor of President Kerry Healey » Centennial Park will be named Kerry Murphy Healey Park in honor of the College’s 13th president and first woman leader.
Looking for a Stock Tip? Invest in Entrepreneurs
Looking for a Stock Tip? Invest in Entrepreneurs » Entrepreneurs take the long view when leading companies, says Babson Professor Joel Shulman. That way of thinking produces results for their companies and the people who invest in them.
Breaking Down Barriers for a More Diverse Workplace
Breaking Down Barriers for a More Diverse Workplace » Babson Executive Education and the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL) have teamed up with the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce to break down barriers for women and minorities in the workplace.
Angelakis Family Gift Advances Entrepreneurship Education and Leadership
Angelakis Family Gift Advances Entrepreneurship Education and Leadership » Christine ’86 and Michael Angelakis ’86 are giving a $6.8 million gift to Babson, including $1 million for financial aid and $5.8 million to advance new initiatives or programs.
Leadership and Startup Expert Bob Stringer Will Lead the Summer Venture Program
Leadership and Startup Expert Bob Stringer Will Lead the Summer Venture Program » Consultant, author, and venture capitalist-turned-angel investor and startup advisor Bob Stringer is the Blank Center’s new Summer Venture Program director.
New Advisory Board Begins Work with Babson’s Institute for Family Entrepreneurship
New Advisory Board Begins Work with Babson’s Institute for Family Entrepreneurship » A newly-formed Board of Advisors, composed of global family entrepreneurship leaders, will guide Babson’s Institute of Family Entrepreneurship.
With $2 Million Gift, Babson Establishes Pamela P. and Brian M. Barefoot Athletics Director Position
With $2 Million Gift, Babson Establishes Pamela P. and Brian M. Barefoot Athletics Director Position » Babson President Emeritus Brian M. Barefoot ’66, H ’09, MP ’01 and his wife, Pamela P. Barefoot MP’01, have made a $2 million gift to establish the Pamela P. and Brian M. Barefoot Athletics Director position.
How Can We Activate Entrepreneurs at Any Age?
How Can We Activate Entrepreneurs at Any Age? » The latest U.S. Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) report tells us that entrepreneurial activity is happening across the entire age spectrum. So why is it lowest among youth and seniors?
Discover Babson’s Entrepreneurial History Through the Eyes of President Emeritus Sorenson
Discover Babson’s Entrepreneurial History Through the Eyes of President Emeritus Sorenson » In his memoir, President Emeritus Ralph “Bud” Sorenson illustrates an important truth: being entrepreneurial goes far beyond starting new businesses.
Entrepreneurship Research and Why it Matters
Entrepreneurship Research and Why it Matters » For 20 years, the Babson-sponsored Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) has raised awareness about the power of entrepreneurship to create economic and social value, and hopes to continue to enact change in the way entrepreneurs are supported worldwide.