Babson Magazine

Summer 2018

News, Notes + Nods


Kadia Tubman ’13

Kadia Tubman was the featured speaker at Babson’s Lavender Graduation, an annual celebration that recognizes the achievements of graduating LGBTQ+ and ally students. The event also honors significant contributions of Babson students, faculty, staff, and alumni through the Babson Pride Awards. Kadia (center), a journalist and activist, is shown with Neal Harris (left), senior lecturer in economics, and Melissa Shaak (right), outgoing director of Student Financial Services. Kadia emails, “It was great to be back on campus and to see how the Lavender Graduation has grown into an annual tradition that helps make Babson a welcoming, inclusive community.”