Author: Hillary Chabot

Gustavo Cisneros ’68, H’19 and Family Honored with Babson-Camus Award
Gustavo Cisneros ’68, H’19 and Family Honored with Babson-Camus Award » The Babson-Camus Global Family Entrepreneurship Award has been presented to Gustavo Cisneros ’68 and his family for creating economic and social impact in Latin America and around the world.
How Remote Networking Connected Two Babson Alumni
How Remote Networking Connected Two Babson Alumni » A simple social media request turned into a business boon for Sienzhi Kouemo ’20 and Kevin Bryant ’82, CEO and founder of Educated Change.
New U.S. GEM Report: Gen Z Appetite for Entrepreneurship Grows
New U.S. GEM Report: Gen Z Appetite for Entrepreneurship Grows » The new U.S. report from Babson College’s Global Entrepreneurship Monitor illustrates the growing importance of environmental sustainability and social justice.
Irish Ties: Expanding Entrepreneurial Leadership on the Emerald Isle
Irish Ties: Expanding Entrepreneurial Leadership on the Emerald Isle » At a Dublin event attended by the U.S. Ambassador to Ireland, Babson College expanded access to a new accelerator program and grows its entrepreneurial ecosystem to the Emerald Isle.
Moments from Move-In Day
Moments from Move-In Day » For move-in day, the campus fills with bags, bins, and big emotions as the Class of 2026 settles into their new Babson homes. Stories are everywhere. Here are a few.
Babson Wins First NIH Grant
Babson Wins First NIH Grant » NIH awarded Babson up to $1.5 million to create a new program teaching entrepreneurship to scientists researching substance abuse disorder.
A Veteran Helping Veterans
A Veteran Helping Veterans » Vietnam veteran and life coach Richard Battista jumped at the chance to earn his MBA at Babson. The 73-year-old hopes Babson’s entrepreneurial mindset can be used to help prevent veteran suicides.
Expanding Minds and Opportunities at Babson’s Summer Study for High School Students
Expanding Minds and Opportunities at Babson’s Summer Study for High School Students » Two Babson undergraduates who attended Babson’s Summer Study for High School Students say the monthlong program opened their eyes to opportunities and careers they had never considered.
Refurbishing Computers Turns from Side Hustle to Helping Hand
Refurbishing Computers Turns from Side Hustle to Helping Hand » Dylan Zajac ’25 has been refurbishing computers and donating them since high school. At Babson, he has continued to grow his charity, develop his network, and expand his opportunities.
Kaity Goodwin ’22: Keeping the Campus Connected
From Babson Magazine
Kaity Goodwin ’22: Keeping the Campus Connected » As a student leader with the Campus Activities Board, Kaity Goodwin ’22 worked to keep the campus connected, especially during the pandemic. She even secretly served as Biz E. Beaver.
Why Conglomerates Are Breaking Up
Why Conglomerates Are Breaking Up » From Kellogg’s to General Electric, several conglomerates have opted to break up into smaller companies looking to increase interest from investors. Babson’s Peter Cohan, who teaches corporate strategy, explains the reasons behind the new trend.
Babson WIN Tulsa Draws Inspiration from Historic Roots
Babson WIN Tulsa Draws Inspiration from Historic Roots » A group of Babson staff and faculty visited the College’s new Women’s Initiative Now (WIN) Lab in Tulsa, Oklahoma, as Babson seeks to boost growth for women entrepreneurs and the local economy.
Babson Experts on How to Recession-Proof Your Finances
Babson Experts on How to Recession-Proof Your Finances » With fears of a recession looming in the United States, Babson College finance professors offer their thoughts and advice on navigating the turbulent financial times.
Meet Babson’s Assistant Director of Multicultural and LGBTQ+ Programming
Meet Babson’s Assistant Director of Multicultural and LGBTQ+ Programming » Anthony Del Real, assistant director of multicultural and LGBTQ+ programming, is focused on inclusive and engaging programming at Babson.
The Lessons of Juneteenth Through Stories, Poetry, and Song
The Lessons of Juneteenth Through Stories, Poetry, and Song » Members of Babson’s community gather to commemorate the new federal holiday and share their perspectives on the event’s theme, “Where do we go from here?”
Reflections on Juneteenth from Babson Students
Reflections on Juneteenth from Babson Students » Babson students share their thoughts on Juneteenth and how they honor the federal holiday, which Babson will commemorate at its annual ceremony on Friday, June 17.
Roberto Fiorentino MBA’22 Cooks Up Babson Class Spirit
Roberto Fiorentino MBA’22 Cooks Up Babson Class Spirit » Roberto Fiorentino MBA’22 jumped into the Babson College community with both feet, carefully blending Babson's classmates, social clubs, and classwork together.
Babson Global Scholar Grad Finds Hope, Safety After Ukraine Escape
Babson Global Scholar Grad Finds Hope, Safety After Ukraine Escape » Anna Saltykova ’21 fled Ukraine shortly after Russia launched a full-scale invasion. Here's how she and her mom found refuge and a new job, thanks in part to her fellow Global Scholars from Babson.
An LGBTQ+ Leader, Shaun McMahon Takes Pride in Creating Change
An LGBTQ+ Leader, Shaun McMahon Takes Pride in Creating Change » Shaun McMahon ’90 thrived while at Babson. Now, one of Massachusetts’ prominent openly gay business owners is fostering opportunities for the LGBTQ+ community on campus and beyond.
Babson Faculty and Staff Run Pumps Up Student Fund
Babson Faculty and Staff Run Pumps Up Student Fund » Babson's third annual Faculty and Staff Run to Support Students more than doubled its fundraising goal for the Student Emergency Fund.
Scenes from Commencement: The Graduate Class of 2022
Scenes from Commencement: The Graduate Class of 2022 » In a two-part series, we revisit the sights and sounds, the moments and memories, of Babson’s Commencement. This installment looks at the graduate ceremony.
Scenes from Commencement: The Undergraduate Class of 2022
Scenes from Commencement: The Undergraduate Class of 2022 » In a two-part series, we revisit the sights and sounds, the moments and memories, of Babson’s Commencement. First up is a look at the undergraduate ceremony.
Last Lecture: Professors Share Life Lessons
Last Lecture: Professors Share Life Lessons » Babson graduate students celebrated, soaking in the inspirational messages of their beloved professors at a uniquely “awesome” Last Lecture.
Cheers to 2022! Babson-Based Beverage Creates a Signature Sendoff
Cheers to 2022! Babson-Based Beverage Creates a Signature Sendoff » Beaver Bite, a lemon-lime beverage created by Babson Class of 2022 students, will be served at several Commencement celebrations.
Joanna Berwind on Amplifying Students’ Voices
Joanna Berwind on Amplifying Students’ Voices » Joanna Berwind, the co-chair of the board of the Berwind Corporation and director of Spring Point Partners LLC, will address the undergraduate Class of 2022 at Commencement.
Babson Grad Student Means Business for Early-Stage Latin American Entrepreneurs
Babson Grad Student Means Business for Early-Stage Latin American Entrepreneurs » After bolstering his collaborative and leadership skills, Luis Buitrago MSEL’22 aims to bring Babson’s entrepreneurial spirit to Latin America.
Why Entrepreneurship Is Key to Lifelong Happiness
Why Entrepreneurship Is Key to Lifelong Happiness » At an event hosted by the Butler Institute for Free Enterprise Through Entrepreneurship, bestselling author and social scientist Dr. Arthur C. Brooks discusses the ingredients to happiness and success.
Prioritizing People and Other Firsthand Lessons of Leadership
Prioritizing People and Other Firsthand Lessons of Leadership » From overcoming obstacles to hosting dinner, Lulu Al Mutawa MBA’22 helped shape the Global Entrepreneurial Leadership Forum by creating a culture focused on people and relationships.
New Name, New Opportunity for the Bertarelli Institute for Family Entrepreneurship
New Name, New Opportunity for the Bertarelli Institute for Family Entrepreneurship » With the expertise and support of Ernesto Bertarelli ’89, the rebranded Bertarelli Institute for Family Entrepreneurship looks to increase connections among Babson’s alumni, students, their families, and their businesses.