Tag: Graduate

97 results

If You Never Want to Lose Your Job, Develop These Four Skills
If You Never Want to Lose Your Job, Develop These Four Skills » The trend toward collaboration combined with digitalization is reshaping the future of work. At TEDxBabsonCollege, Babson Professor Sebastian Fixson offers four skills to help make you irreplaceable.
Women-Led Teams Working to Empower Women
Women-Led Teams Working to Empower Women » Three of the nine 2021 B.E.T.A. Challenge finalists share common ground as women-led companies seeking solutions to help women around the world.
99 Percent of Babson Class of 2020 Undergrads Employed or Continuing Education
99 Percent of Babson Class of 2020 Undergrads Employed or Continuing Education » Nearly all graduates from Babson College’s undergraduate Class of 2020 are either working or enrolled in graduate programs.
B.E.T.A. Challenge Powered by Babson Faculty’s Expertise
B.E.T.A. Challenge Powered by Babson Faculty’s Expertise » The Blank Center for Entrepreneurship’s annual B.E.T.A. Challenge business competition succeeds thanks to one of Babson College’s greatest assets: its faculty.
The Best MBA for Entrepreneurship, 28 Times Running
The Best MBA for Entrepreneurship, 28 Times Running » For reasons such as the power of its network and its continually evolving and improving curriculum, the Babson College MBA is the best for entrepreneurship for the 28th consecutive year.
Babson Announces Speakers for Commencement Celebrations
Babson Announces Speakers for Commencement Celebrations » An impressive group of four innovators, leaders, and entrepreneurs will address Babson’s Class of 2021 and Class of 2020 at digital ceremonies in May.
A Sanitizer-Moisturizer Combo and At-Home Strep Test? Babson MBAs Pitch Projects to Johnson & Johnson
A Sanitizer-Moisturizer Combo and At-Home Strep Test? Babson MBAs Pitch Projects to Johnson & Johnson » Ten Babson College MBA students pitched two products inspired by pandemic-exacerbated constraints to senior-level leaders from Johnson & Johnson.
Our Spring Return to Campus: What Students Need to Know
Our Spring Return to Campus: What Students Need to Know » We have revamped our coronavirus testing cadence and continue to reinforce our safeguarding measures as we prepare to return to campus for the spring semester.
A Box of Babson Businesses
A Box of Babson Businesses » Ivan Sene MBA’21 partnered with more than a dozen Babson-founded business owners to feature their ventures in one single product.
The Network Effect
The Network Effect » At this Class of 2020 startup, a pair of students from different graduate programs take advantage of dynamic and unexpected opportunities.
Why Football Veteran and Broadcaster Brady Quinn Is Pursuing his MBA at Babson
Why Football Veteran and Broadcaster Brady Quinn Is Pursuing his MBA at Babson » Drawn in by the need for entrepreneurial leadership, football veteran and broadcaster Brady Quinn enrolled at Babson College to earn his MBA.
5 Questions with Marine Corps Veteran Esther Greene MBA’21
5 Questions with Marine Corps Veteran Esther Greene MBA’21 » Babson Veterans Club President Esther Greene MBA’21 reflects on how military service helped shape her into the entrepreneurial leader she is today.
On a Mission to Make Manufacturing Mainstream
On a Mission to Make Manufacturing Mainstream » As co-presidents of the Graduate Manufacturing Club, Pro Asavasatitporn and Mild Suwanpimolkul, both MBA ’21, aim to help make manufacturing meaningful for everyone.
The Fight Against Isolation in the Time of COVID
The Fight Against Isolation in the Time of COVID » To combat isolation in older adults, a student team from Babson’s FutureLab on Mobility explored how to improve access to technology.
Babson’s Inaugural MSAEL Cohort Makes Its Mark
Babson’s Inaugural MSAEL Cohort Makes Its Mark » A trailblazing cohort of 13 advanced entrepreneurial leadership masters students has started their Babson journey, making their mark as the College’s first MSAEL class.
The Johnson House Opens for the 50th Anniversary of the Black Student Union This article contains a video
The Johnson House Opens for the 50th Anniversary of the Black Student Union » Named for BSU founder Eric Johnson ’72, P’08, Babson's new special-interest housing focuses on creating solutions to close the wealth gap.
When Life Throws a Curveball This article contains a video
When Life Throws a Curveball » With her season cut short, Babson softball player Jacqueline Paul ‘20, MSBA’21 discovered an opportunity to pursue her dream.
The Class of 2020 Is Made for This Moment
From Babson Magazine
The Class of 2020 Is Made for This Moment » With their strength and resilience, the members of Babson's Class of 2020 prove they're ready to shape their futures and make their mark on the world.
20 Reasons We Love the Class of 2020
From Babson Magazine
20 Reasons We Love the Class of 2020 » There are countless other examples of inspiration and achievement, but here we offer just a small sample of 20 reasons we love Babson's Class of 2020.
Babson’s COVID-19 Dashboard Is Live; Here’s What it Shares
Babson’s COVID-19 Dashboard Is Live; Here’s What it Shares » The Babson COVID-19 dashboard shares timely, transparent information on test results and percent positivity rates with the community.
Why a Graduate Job Search Is Better with a Team
Why a Graduate Job Search Is Better with a Team » Looking for work can be a lonely process, but at Babson, you don’t have to do a graduate job search by yourself.
Fall 2020 Q&A with Graduate Admissions Team
Fall 2020 Q&A with Graduate Admissions Team » Things might look different, but there are plenty of ways for prospective graduate students to engage with Babson. We answered graduate admission questions for fall 2020.
Community Forums Bring Babson Together for Return to Campus Updates
Community Forums Bring Babson Together for Return to Campus Updates » Over the course of three days, more than 1,300 Babson community members gathered virtually for community forums focused on the College’s return to campus plan.
A Q&A for Our International Students
A Q&A for Our International Students » Hosted by the International Student and Scholar Services team, part II of our Babson Together Instagram Q&A series focused on international student questions about returning to campus.
Babson College Announces Return to Campus Plan
Babson College Announces Return to Campus Plan » With guidance from public health experts, and informed by federal and state recommendations, Babson College releases its plan to be open this fall.
Everybody Is Buying Disinfectant
Everybody Is Buying Disinfectant » Graduate students had the opportunity to virtually engage with an executive at Clorox, which has continued to innovate while meeting heightened demand.
Learning Together: Resuming Classes on Campus for Fall
Learning Together: Resuming Classes on Campus for Fall » Babson’s fall undergraduate and graduate class offerings are designed to maximize face-to-face class interaction, while promoting safe social distance and seamless distance learning when in-person attendance is not possible.
It Takes a Village
It Takes a Village » The Babson Partners’ Club is a collaborative community of current and former graduate students and their partners who come together like family. And, by staying connected, they ensure a smooth transition for incoming families and promote a healthy and fulfilling experience overall.
Embracing an Agile Mindset
Embracing an Agile Mindset » Juggling school, work, and family, part-time MBA student Kristina Feasey MBA’20 embraces an agile mindset in her full-time role with College Marketing.
Two Babson Grads, From Two Programs, Innovating Together Against COVID-19
Two Babson Grads, From Two Programs, Innovating Together Against COVID-19 » At a top Boston-area hospital, Hiyam Nadel MBA’13 and Nour Al-Sultan ’14 led innovation in the fight to eradicate coronavirus.
The Real World Benefit of a Student Consulting Project
The Real World Benefit of a Student Consulting Project » Target-owned delivery service Shipt joined a Babson MBA consulting experience to accelerate innovation and garner fresh ideas.
Why AI Ethics Are So Important
Why AI Ethics Are So Important » In a course called Digital Transformation, Babson students explored AI ethics and how companies can employ the fast-moving technology responsibly.
Babson College Announces Calendar Modifications for 2020–21 Academic Year
Babson College Announces Calendar Modifications for 2020–21 Academic Year » Babson College has announced 2020-21 academic year calendar changes in anticipation of a return to campus this fall.
Celebrating the Graduate Class of 2020 This article contains a video
Celebrating the Graduate Class of 2020 » They persevered and now they've been recognized. See the award winners from the graduate Class of 2020, and hear about the memories they made.
Babson Students Examine Needham’s Economic Outlook
Babson Students Examine Needham’s Economic Outlook » The MCFE team believes the Town of Needham has a strong track record of economic success
Meet the Poets & Quants Babson MBA Students to Watch
Meet the Poets & Quants Babson MBA Students to Watch » For their work in collaborating together to achieve success, these new Babson College graduates have been named to the Poets & Quants list of MBAs to Watch.
Class Project Turned Product of the Future
Class Project Turned Product of the Future » Four MBA students collaborated on what was initially a class project. The result was a real product that could simplify the disinfecting process at gyms.
Babson Students Offer Help as Health Care Turns to Telemedicine
Babson Students Offer Help as Health Care Turns to Telemedicine » As the pandemic disrupts health care, a community health organization turns to technology, and a little help from Babson students, to care for patients.
What You Didn’t Know About This 40 Under 40 Professor
What You Didn’t Know About This 40 Under 40 Professor » Poets & Quants has selected Professor Nathaniel Karst as one of 2020’s Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professors.
A Penultimate Lecture for the Class of 2020
A Penultimate Lecture for the Class of 2020 » More than 235 Graduate students tuned in to the Penultimate Lecture, where beloved faculty members offered words of wisdom ahead of the official degree conferral.
A Toast to the Class of 2020
A Toast to the Class of 2020 » A time to reflect and celebrate, the annual Champagne Toast moved online this year and welcomed Babson’s graduates into the 43,000-strong alumni network.
Babson Class of 2020 Honored at Degree Conferral
Babson Class of 2020 Honored at Degree Conferral » On Saturday, nearly 1,200 graduate and undergraduate students earned their Babson College degrees.
Rourke, Taillard Named Faculty of the Year
Rourke, Taillard Named Faculty of the Year » Students from the undergraduate and graduate Class of 2020 honored two of their favorite teachers with Faculty of the Year awards.
The Making of an Entrepreneurial Leader
The Making of an Entrepreneurial Leader » As he prepares to graduate, Erik Steiner MBA’20 looks back at his Babson education, which has taught him to accept uncertainty, look for opportunity, and not fear failure.
LGBTQ Community and Allies Celebrated at Babson’s Lavender Graduation
LGBTQ Community and Allies Celebrated at Babson’s Lavender Graduation » The Babson community gathered virtually for Lavender Graduation, a tradition honoring LGBTQ+ and ally students and recognizing their achievements and contributions to the College.
At Babson Miami, a Trailblazing Class Graduates
At Babson Miami, a Trailblazing Class Graduates » Babson College’s Miami campus, a growing presence in the entrepreneurial city, is graduating its first MBA class, a close-knit group of students who hail from diverse backgrounds.
#MyBabson: Centers and Institutes
#MyBabson: Centers and Institutes » These graduates are just a few examples of students whose Babson experience has been enhanced by the College's centers and institutes.
Revisiting A Global Business Class
Revisiting A Global Business Class » Six weeks after her class ended, Sara Parker MBA '20 reached out to her professors from "Doing Business Globally, Highways and Landmines" for their perspective on global business now that the world has turned upside-down.
Babson Ventures Accelerate Online in Summer Catalyst
Babson Ventures Accelerate Online in Summer Catalyst » Student entrepreneurs will work with their advisors, learn from expert speakers, engage with their cohort, and much more as they accelerate their businesses.
FutureLab and an Unexpected Crisis: Lessons in Mobility
FutureLab and an Unexpected Crisis: Lessons in Mobility » After Babson transitioned online, students and faculty in FutureLab: Mobility Innovation worked to help the experiential program reach its potential.
Overcoming the Challenge
Overcoming the Challenge » Sixteen teams "rose to the occasion" and showcased products months in the making at Babson's MSEL LEAP Design Fair.
Whatever It Takes
Whatever It Takes » Entrepreneurs have shifted their companies to address coronavirus-related needs, and in the process, have learned much about the effort required to pivot.
Babson Entrepreneurs Win B.E.T.A. Challenge
Babson Entrepreneurs Win B.E.T.A. Challenge » Noah Doris ’20 of Goba Tea, Vaidehi Tembhekar MBA’21 of Busy Boda, and Aakaanksh Pothukutchi ’13 of Dash Beyond are the winners of the 2020 B.E.T.A. Challenge.
A Career Fair Continues
A Career Fair Continues » Babson College’s virtual career fair gave graduate students the opportunity to interview for open positions with top employers, from anywhere in the world.
How to Stay Connected From Afar
How to Stay Connected From Afar » Staying connected to the community is more important than ever. Here are a few recommendations for how to stay socially connected without being together on campus.   
How to Thrive in an Online Classroom
How to Thrive in an Online Classroom » Students have transitioned to online classes for the remainder of the semester. We asked experts for advice on how they can set themselves up for success.
Popped Water Lily Seeds Go Prime Time
Popped Water Lily Seeds Go Prime Time » Nadine Habayeb is about to swim with the sharks as she attempts to seal a deal for her snack company, Bohana, on ABC’s Shark Tank on Friday night, March 20.
Best MBA for Entrepreneurship – Again This article contains a video
Best MBA for Entrepreneurship – Again » For an unprecedented 27th consecutive year, U.S. News & World report has ranked Babson’s MBA program No. 1 for entrepreneurship. Our innovative, ever-evolving approach to instilling an entrepreneurial, make-it-happen mindset in our graduates is needed now more than ever.
A Crash Course in Leadership and Management
A Crash Course in Leadership and Management » At Babson College’s annual student-run forums, graduate students bring together entrepreneurial leaders from around the world.
Want to Know How to Rebrand Your Business? Think Customer First.
Want to Know How to Rebrand Your Business? Think Customer First. » Shay Gaafar MBA’19 says that learning how to rebrand your business is easier when you keep customers, not marketing, top of mind.
Exploring Israel’s Startup Culture
Exploring Israel’s Startup Culture » Babson College’s MSEL students traveled to Israel to explore its robust startup culture. They found Israeli entrepreneurs to be open to opportunities and unafraid of failure.
SPLAT! Breaking the Rules in STEM Education
SPLAT! Breaking the Rules in STEM Education » If you’re on a mission to get kids excited about coding, letting them jump and play is a pretty good place to start. Just ask Bryanne Leeming MBA’16, who built a business that mixes STEM education and play.
Create Your Own MBA Adventure
Create Your Own MBA Adventure » Online classes, concentrations, intensity tracks, and one on one advising are only a few of the ways Babson students can customize their MBA experience.
Made by MSEL, Acquired by TB12
Made by MSEL, Acquired by TB12 » Babson College’s MSEL program provided Cameron Fischer and Alfred Schofield with guidance they needed to start a company and catch the eyes of TB12 Sports.
What Is Entrepreneurial Leadership?
What Is Entrepreneurial Leadership? » A new Babson College degree in Advanced Entrepreneurial Leadership gives working professionals the mindset to thrive despite ambiguity and uncertainty.
Alumni and Students Connect in NYC and Miami This article contains a photo gallery
Alumni and Students Connect in NYC and Miami » How do we stay connected to Babson's global network of more than 42,000 alumni? We bring Babson to them.
Five Reasons Why International Students Call Babson College Home
Five Reasons Why International Students Call Babson College Home » Choosing which college to attend is an important decision, especially when the choice involves moving across the world and studying internationally.
Babson College Leads Top Graduate Entrepreneurship Programs Worldwide
Babson College Leads Top Graduate Entrepreneurship Programs Worldwide » The Princeton Review, Entrepreneur magazine, and Bloomberg Businessweek all agree: Babson College offers one of the top graduate entrepreneurship programs.
The Babson College MBAs Behind These ‘Startups That Disrupt’
The Babson College MBAs Behind These ‘Startups That Disrupt’ » Poets & Quants recently set out to discover MBA startups with staying power. After scouring 28 campuses and countless companies, here are two Babson College startups that disrupt.
5 Ways to Be a Good Board Fellow
5 Ways to Be a Good Board Fellow » The Babson College Board Fellows program allows MBA students and alumni the opportunity to become integral nonvoting members of nonprofit boards.
One Student’s Quest to Transform Africa
One Student’s Quest to Transform Africa » Jacob Fohtung MBA’19, MS’20 is using his Babson degrees to move him closer to his ultimate goal of transforming the continent of Africa.
Helping Professors Thrive with Custom Coaching
Helping Professors Thrive with Custom Coaching » Through customized coaching, David James MBA’18 helps professors achieve their classroom goals and become better teachers.
What Happens at Babson in the Summer?
What Happens at Babson in the Summer? » While the undergraduates are away, there’s still plenty happening at Babson during the summer.
Balancing Work, Life, and a Not-So-Typical MBA
Balancing Work, Life, and a Not-So-Typical MBA » Ryan Ross works full time, he’s a parent, and he’s pursuing an MBA at Babson. That makes for a full, busy life, but Ross embraces it. Going to school inspires him.
He’s Leading Babson in Miami’s Thriving Startup Scene
He’s Leading Babson in Miami’s Thriving Startup Scene » In his spare time, Gustavo Trindade MBA’17 speaks five languages and competes in triathlons. During the rest of the day, he is a leading force on Babson’s Miami campus.
John Attaway’s Legacy Lives on at Annual MBA Award Ceremony
John Attaway’s Legacy Lives on at Annual MBA Award Ceremony » Three students were recognized at the annual Dr. John D. Attaway Award Reception, in honor of our beloved MBA Class of 1956 alumnus.
‘Some of You Have Already Changed the World’ This article contains a video
‘Some of You Have Already Changed the World’ » Graduate Commencement student speaker Rodrigo Riviello MBA’19 applauded his classmates for all they’ve already accomplished, and encouraged them to lean on the Babson network, no matter the cause.
Toyoda Encourages Graduates to Be Warm; Find Joy in Life
Toyoda Encourages Graduates to Be Warm; Find Joy in Life » Babson alumnus Akio Toyoda MBA’82, P’14 spoke from the heart to inspire graduate students and their families at Saturday’s Centennial Commencement.
Poets & Quants Says Babson MBAs Are Ones to Watch
Poets & Quants Says Babson MBAs Are Ones to Watch » Reveling in the excitement of Babson’s Centennial Commencement, the College is proud to announce two more new grads recognized by Poets & Quants.
MBA Students Propose Startup Solutions for City of Miami
MBA Students Propose Startup Solutions for City of Miami » Last winter, members of Babson’s sunny Miami campus partnered with city officials with one goal: to improve that government’s ability to help startups thrive in the popular Florida destination.
Babson TED Talks Top 10
Babson TED Talks Top 10 » TEDx Babson College speakers shared pearls of wisdom on the theme Dimensions of Change. Here are the TED Talks Top 10 from Babson College.
But First, A Look Back at Toyoda’s Time at Babson
But First, A Look Back at Toyoda’s Time at Babson » In anticipation of addressing Babson’s graduate Class of 2019 at this year’s Centennial Commencement, Akio Toyoda MBA’82, P’14 shares some of his favorite Babson memories and advice.
2019 Student Speakers Look to Commencement
2019 Student Speakers Look to Commencement » Swapnika Yarlagadda ’19 and Rodrigo Riviello MBA ’19 will address their peers during this year’s Commencement ceremonies, reflecting on their time at Babson and the Class of 2019’s shared hopes for the future.
Two MBA Students Named to Poets & Quants Best and Brightest
Two MBA Students Named to Poets & Quants Best and Brightest » Two of Babson’s top MBA students have been recognized nationally by Poets & Quants as the best and brightest from the Class of 2019.
Get to Know Babson’s Class of 2019
Get to Know Babson’s Class of 2019 » As we countdown to May 18, we’re celebrating the many members of our graduate and undergraduate classes of 2019.
Babson Startups Win Big at B.E.T.A. Challenge
Babson Startups Win Big at B.E.T.A. Challenge » More than $300,000 in cash and prizes was awarded at the esteemed Babson Entrepreneurial Thought & Action® (B.E.T.A.) Challenge.
Taking the Lead
Taking the Lead » Hisham Beydoun MBA’19 came to Babson to learn how he could use business to change the world. He is leaving changed by his classmates and the impact he made on the Babson community.
The Corporate Entrepreneur: Matthew Mottola at Microsoft
The Corporate Entrepreneur: Matthew Mottola at Microsoft » Matthew Mottola MS’17 is obsessed with fixing both the way we work, and the way we feel about our work. He used his make-it-happen mindset to tackle this problem at Microsoft.
Babson Students Finish in the Money
Babson Students Finish in the Money » At local, national, and international finance competitions, students from Babson’s undergraduate, MBA, and MSF programs are teaming up to win big.
Shay Jaffar – A Brand Born at Babson
Shay Jaffar – A Brand Born at Babson » Shay Gaafar MBA’19 came to Babson to dive into the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Two years later, she’s leaving with her own brand.
From Commander to Student to Fellow to CEO
From Commander to Student to Fellow to CEO » As graduation approached for Prakash Veenam MBA '18, he took advantage of a summer fellowship offered through the Leonard A. Schlesinger Fund for Global Healthcare Entrepreneurship. That fellowship paved the way for Veenam to become CEO just three months later.
It’s a Babson Snow Day. What Now?
It’s a Babson Snow Day. What Now? » It’s official: school is canceled. You are snowed in. What should you do this snow day at Babson? We’ve got a few ideas.
Bringing the Boardroom to the Classroom
Bringing the Boardroom to the Classroom » What is the CEO of Norwegian Cruise Line doing in a classroom? Imparting wisdom and engaging in a dialogue with Babson students in Miami about real-time business issues.
An MBA for the Future of Work
An MBA for the Future of Work » The way we work is changing. Employers want critical thinkers. Active learners. Creative problem solvers. In short, they want entrepreneurs. The new Babson MBA is building entrepreneurial leaders who will be ready for this future of work.
Global Business Leader Akio Toyoda MBA’82 to Deliver Graduate Centennial Commencement Address
Global Business Leader Akio Toyoda MBA’82 to Deliver Graduate Centennial Commencement Address » Global business leader and Babson alumnus Akio Toyoda MBA’82, president of Toyota Motor Corporation, will address Babson’s graduate Class of 2019 as their Centennial Commencement speaker on Saturday, May 18.
Get to Know Babson’s New MBA
Get to Know Babson’s New MBA » It’s here: the new Babson MBA. We sat down with some of the people who have been working tirelessly behind the scenes to redesign the Graduate School’s flagship program to learn what makes Babson’s new MBA stand out.
12 Things We Learned About Babson’s MBA Class of 2020
12 Things We Learned About Babson’s MBA Class of 2020 » Why do MBA students choose Babson? Twelve current students in the MBA class of 2020 share what led them to business school and how they chose Babson.