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The Problem Solvers
From Babson Magazine
The Problem Solvers » As Babson expands its focus on entrepreneurial leadership, its alumni are tackling some of the world’s biggest problems—from uniting a divided island to leveling the playing field. Here’s how they’re doing it.
Five Unique, Uncommon, and Unexpected Courses at Babson
Five Unique, Uncommon, and Unexpected Courses at Babson » A class on global pop? And another on mysteries, puzzles, and imagination? Yes, Babson is a business school, but students can find surprising and wide-ranging courses there.
The Power of the Alumni Network
From Babson Magazine
The Power of the Alumni Network » The Class of 2022 joined the Babson alumni network of more than 43,000 graduates across 125 countries. We caught up with a few alumni, including one of their newest members, about the power of the network.
A Drive-In, Library, and Ghanaian Entrepreneur
From Babson Magazine
A Drive-In, Library, and Ghanaian Entrepreneur » Samantha Azu ’22, whose venture was named the undergraduate winner in Babson’s B.E.T.A. Challenge, brings entertainment and inspiration to her native Ghana.
An Entrepreneurial Showcase
An Entrepreneurial Showcase » The student and alumni entrepreneurs in Babson’s Summer Venture Program spend weeks building their startups. The program concludes with a showcase highlighting all of their work.
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.
Ela Gokcigdem ’24 Addresses United Nations on Protecting Our Oceans
Ela Gokcigdem ’24 Addresses United Nations on Protecting Our Oceans » Ela Gokcigdem ’24 represented Turkey as a youth delegate at the UN Ocean Conference Youth and Innovation Forum last month in Cascais, Portugal.
As Internships Evolve, Summer Experience Remains Invaluable
As Internships Evolve, Summer Experience Remains Invaluable » With help from Babson’s curriculum and resources, undergraduate students explore their passions and the professional world through their summer internships.
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.
Babson College Named the Best College for Business Majors by <i>Money</i> Magazine
Babson College Named the Best College for Business Majors by Money Magazine » Babson, the longtime No. 1 school for entrepreneurship, recently ranked No. 1 among the Best Colleges for Business Majors by Money magazine.
Support The Fund for Babson This article contains a video
Support The Fund for Babson » The Fund for Babson provides vital support for students, faculty, and the campus. As the College’s fiscal year concludes, here’s your chance to lend your support.
News, Notes, and Nods: Undergraduates
From Babson Magazine
News, Notes, and Nods: Undergraduates » The latest news, notes, and nods from Babson's undergraduate alumni in the Summer 2022 edition of Babson Magazine.
Networking Brings the Classroom to the Real World
Networking Brings the Classroom to the Real World » Babson students attended the annual Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders Meeting in person this year, finding themselves among top industry professionals.
Keeping Armenian History Alive
Keeping Armenian History Alive » The painful story of the Armenian genocide is not always told. The leaders of Babson’s Armenian Student Association are working to change that.
Meet the 2022 Summer Venture Program Teams
Meet the 2022 Summer Venture Program Teams » Babson’s signature Summer Venture Program (SVP) returns this year with 13 teams of graduate and undergraduate students.
TEDxBabsonCollege Co-Chairs Foster Campus Collaboration
TEDxBabsonCollege Co-Chairs Foster Campus Collaboration » Martina Garabedian ’22 and Riya Pandhare MSEL’22 collaborated with partners across campus to create the biggest TEDxBabsonCollege in the program’s history.
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.
Babson Ranks No. 13 on <i>Money</i>’s Best Colleges in America List
Babson Ranks No. 13 on Money’s Best Colleges in America List » Babson College was ranked No. 13 overall by Money magazine in its annual list of the Best Colleges in America.
Competing Class of 2022 Student-Athletes Enjoy Special Commencement Ceremony
Competing Class of 2022 Student-Athletes Enjoy Special Commencement Ceremony » Babson held a special Commencement ceremony Monday for six graduating student-athletes who were still competing on the diamond this weekend and were unable to attend the College's official Commencement.
VIDEO: Celebrating the Class of 2022 This article contains a video
VIDEO: Celebrating the Class of 2022 » The entire Babson College community joined together to celebrate the accomplishments of the Class of 2022 during the undergraduate and graduate Commencement ceremonies.
Brad Johnson Honored with Undergraduate Faculty of the Year Award
Brad Johnson Honored with Undergraduate Faculty of the Year Award » Brad Johnson, senior lecturer in Operations and Information Management, was selected as the Undergraduate Faculty of the Year by the Class of 2022.
Senior Undergraduate Awards Celebrate Excellence of Class of 2022
Senior Undergraduate Awards Celebrate Excellence of Class of 2022 » Graduating seniors Tyson Corner ’22, Victoria Z. Shen ’22, and Abigail vanLuling ’22 received multiple awards during the Senior Undergraduate Awards ceremony Friday.
My Experience Volunteering on the Ukrainian Border
My Experience Volunteering on the Ukrainian Border » Silvia Filova ’22 describes helping refugees fleeing Ukraine during her volunteer work on the border with Slovakia, her home country.
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.
Student App Makes Lending a Hand Easier
Student App Makes Lending a Hand Easier » Boris Chertok ’22 has created an app that makes it easier for fellow Babson students to help each other out—and make a quick buck.
Babson Athletics Honors the Class of 2022
Babson Athletics Honors the Class of 2022 » More than 100 senior and graduate student-athletes in the Class of 2022 were honored and 10 awards were presented during Babson Athletics’ 41st annual Senior Awards Ceremony.
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’s Synchronized Skaters Help Team to Fifth Place at World Championships
Babson’s Synchronized Skaters Help Team to Fifth Place at World Championships » Two Babson students—Elissa Kempisty ’23 and Laura Nicula ’24—shared in their team’s global success at the 2022 ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships.
Jaime Robitaille: Crafting the Babson Community
Jaime Robitaille: Crafting the Babson Community » After 22 years, Director of Undergraduate Admission Jaime Robitaille continues to be inspired by the diversity and energy of the Babson community.
Alena Washington ’22 and the Power of Words
Alena Washington ’22 and the Power of Words » Posse Scholar Alena Washington ’22 will have one more opportunity to motivate and inspire her classmates as the undergraduate student speaker at Commencement.
Problem-Solving Ventures Win B.E.T.A. Challenge Grand Prizes
Problem-Solving Ventures Win B.E.T.A. Challenge Grand Prizes » Nathalya Mamane MBA’21, Connor Harbison MBA’22, and Samantha Azu ’22 earned the three grand prizes at Babson College’s signature business competition with their unique, problem-solving ventures.
B.E.T.A. Challenge Finalists Innovating in Education Technology
B.E.T.A. Challenge Finalists Innovating in Education Technology » Two of the B.E.T.A. Challenge finalists—Mauricio Nogueira Silverio ’24 of iDuk and Alexander Deeb ’14 of ClassHook—offer their insights on the edtech space and their ventures.
Babson College Announces 2022 Commencement Speakers
Babson College Announces 2022 Commencement Speakers » Two business leaders, investors, and entrepreneurs—Joanna Berwind of Berwind Group and Marcelo Claure of Claure Capital—will speak to Babson graduates and receive honorary degrees at Commencement ceremonies in May.
Behind the Scenes with the Hard-Working Dancers of Babson
Behind the Scenes with the Hard-Working Dancers of Babson » The Babson Dance Ensemble, one of the largest student groups at the College, spends many hours polishing and perfecting routines for its spring show.
Nine Finalists Selected for 2022 B.E.T.A. Challenge
Nine Finalists Selected for 2022 B.E.T.A. Challenge » Nine finalists have been selected to compete in Babson College's 2022 B.E.T.A. Challenge Finale on Thursday, April 14 at Olin Hall.
Daryl Bullis: Opening Minds Through Academic Research
Daryl Bullis: Opening Minds Through Academic Research » Longtime academic librarian Daryl Bullis encourages students to think of writing a paper not just a task to fulfill, but a world to discover.
Babson Places Second at Van Berkom John Molson Small-Cap Case Competition
Babson Places Second at Van Berkom John Molson Small-Cap Case Competition » A team of four Babson College undergraduate students—Tyson Corner ’22, Gabriel Papa ’23, Ryan Watts ’23, and Nathan Watts ’23—placed second at the Van Berkom John Molson Small-Cap Case Competition in Montreal, the College's highest finish in the annual competition.
Photos: Sudeeksha’s Secret Garden Comes to Life
Photos: Sudeeksha’s Secret Garden Comes to Life » Christine Coyne ’21, Lucas Machado ’21, and Maya Mutalik ’21 dedicate the new community space, named in memory of Sudeeksha Bhati ’22 (2000–2020).
How to Win the B.E.T.A. Challenge
How to Win the B.E.T.A. Challenge » Former judges in Babson College’s annual business competition offer their advice on how competitors can win the prestigious contest and prosper into the future.
What Hiring New Faculty Members Means for the College
What Hiring New Faculty Members Means for the College » Babson is hiring 19 new faculty members for the next academic year, the largest expansion of faculty in College history. Dean of the College Ken Matsuno discusses what it means for the community.
Catch a Wave: A Student’s Surfing Seminar
Catch a Wave: A Student’s Surfing Seminar » As part of the popular senior-led seminars at Babson College, Benjamin Cantera ’22 teaches fellow students about his passion: surfing.
Angel Long: Helping Students Bring the Best to Babson
Angel Long: Helping Students Bring the Best to Babson » Angel Long brings a wealth of experience in student activities to her many roles at Babson College, including being advisor to the Campus Activities Board (CAB) and manager of the Biz E. Beaver mascot team.
Education Abroad Today: Rankings and Resurgence
Education Abroad Today: Rankings and Resurgence » Babson’s education abroad programs, which received an impressive recognition recently, have seen their attendance bounce back from the decline during the pandemic.
Babson Community Rallies Behind Ukrainian Global Scholar
Babson Community Rallies Behind Ukrainian Global Scholar » As she fears for her family’s safety in Ukraine, Liliia Alieksanova ’25 takes action, organizing and leading a rally on the Babson campus to support her home country.
Babson Students Plan March and Rally to Support Ukraine
Babson Students Plan March and Rally to Support Ukraine » Organized by Liliia Alieksanova ’25, a Global Scholar and native of Ukraine, Babson College students will hold a rally Tuesday on campus in support for the Ukrainian people.
Daughter and Dad Learn Their Lessons Together at Babson
Daughter and Dad Learn Their Lessons Together at Babson » Mildreth Campos ‘23 and her father, José Rolando Campos, left Mexico to go to business school together at Babson. Now, they are roommates, helping each other with homework assignments, comparing notes on professors, and brainstorming business ideas.
Board Approves No Increase in Babson College Tuition
Board Approves No Increase in Babson College Tuition » The Board of Trustees approves a 0% tuition increase for undergraduates and graduates for the 2022–2023 academic year, marking the first time in more than 25 years that undergraduate tuition has not increased.
Why Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Matters at Babson College
Why Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Matters at Babson College » Babson College culminates its celebration of Black History Month with a community forum on the advancement of its diversity, equity, and inclusion strategy.
Signs of Spring in PepsiCo Enrico Pavilion
Signs of Spring in PepsiCo Enrico Pavilion » To prepare for their seasons in the middle of the cold and snow of winter, spring sports teams at Babson work hard and learn to be flexible.
On MLK Legacy Day, a Call to Action
On MLK Legacy Day, a Call to Action » Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Award winners reflect on James Blake’s keynote address at Babson’s MLK Legacy Day event.
Babson Team Wins Local CFA Institute Research Challenge
Babson Team Wins Local CFA Institute Research Challenge » Babson College won CFA Society Boston’s local research challenge for the fourth time in the past six years.
Young Entrepreneur Sees Brighter Skies with Innovative Umbrella
Young Entrepreneur Sees Brighter Skies with Innovative Umbrella » Yianni Feldman ’23 brought his fledgling company, Ponchella, with him to Babson, where he’s now working to develop and grow his innovative products.
Babson College Ranks Ninth for Long-Term Return on Investment
Babson College Ranks Ninth for Long-Term Return on Investment » In a new report released this week, Babson College ranked ninth in return on investment 40 years after enrollment, with a net present value of $2,242,000.
First-Year Babson Student Isn’t Waiting to Make a Difference
First-Year Babson Student Isn’t Waiting to Make a Difference » With a focus on social entrepreneurship and motivating people in his community, Thomas Thermidor ’25 already is shaping his long-term legacy.
Babson Class of 2021 Impresses with Historic Career Outcomes
Babson Class of 2021 Impresses with Historic Career Outcomes » The undergraduate Class of 2021 earned the highest average starting salary in Babson history, and nearly all members of the class are employed or continuing their education, six months after graduation.
Charles Winrich Named Faculty Mentor for Babson Posse 19
Charles Winrich Named Faculty Mentor for Babson Posse 19 » Charles Winrich, senior lecturer in the Mathematics & Science Division, will serve as the faculty mentor for Babson Posse 19, the incoming cohort of the Posse Scholarship.
How We Can Carry on MLK’s Legacy
How We Can Carry on MLK’s Legacy » On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Babson College community leaders reflect on his legacy and the actions we can take to advance social justice.
Babson’s Spring Semester Beginning on Time
Babson’s Spring Semester Beginning on Time » Students return to campus as scheduled, and the first week of classes will be held remotely through January 23 to accommodate potential travel delays and allow for testing.
Photos: The Feel-Good Moments of 2021
Photos: The Feel-Good Moments of 2021 » Commencement ceremonies for two classes. A more-traditional campus experience. 25 years of being No. 1. 2021 had it all.
The Gift of Scholarship
The Gift of Scholarship » Investing in Babson students through scholarships provides enormous opportunities, impacting not only the recipients’ lives but also the College community as a whole.
Babson Accelerators Drive Ventures—and the Leaders Behind Them
Babson Accelerators Drive Ventures—and the Leaders Behind Them » An array of accelerators at Babson’s Arthur M. Blank School for Entrepreneurial Leadership focuses on developing not only ventures but also the founders as entrepreneurial leaders.
News, Notes, and Nods: Undergraduates
From Babson Magazine
News, Notes, and Nods: Undergraduates » The latest news, notes, and nods from Babson's undergraduate alumni in the Winter 2021-2022 edition of Babson Magazine.
Can Capitalism Be Ethical?
Can Capitalism Be Ethical? » An award-winning course taught by Professor James Hoopes asks Babson students to consider the moral risks and moral opportunities of capitalism.
Fueled by Love of Art, Babson Student Finds Novel Application for NFTs
Fueled by Love of Art, Babson Student Finds Novel Application for NFTs » Magnus Aske ’23 came up with a project involving fundraising and the antiquities collection of a foreign country. When the deal goes through, “It will be one of the biggest early landmark sales in NFTs so far,” he says.
New Blank Leadership Scholars Embrace Opportunity
New Blank Leadership Scholars Embrace Opportunity » Meet the second cohort of the Arthur M. Blank Leadership Scholars, a diverse and accomplished group of promising, values-driven entrepreneurial leaders.
A New Curriculum for a Changing World
A New Curriculum for a Changing World » As the dire implications of climate change become more and more evident, Babson College is implementing a new curriculum that includes an added emphasis on sustainability.
Prize-Winning First-Year Student Motivated by More than Profit
Prize-Winning First-Year Student Motivated by More than Profit » With a passion for entrepreneurship, José Rodriguez Jr. ’25 comes to Babson with plans to grow his unique clothing line, Tasium, and help people with autism, like his brother, manage anxiety.
Babson and Iraqi Students Team Up to Tackle Public Health Problems During COVID-19
Babson and Iraqi Students Team Up to Tackle Public Health Problems During COVID-19 » Three Babson students spent six weeks this summer teaming up with college students in Iraq to study COVID-19’s most vexing public health problems, including vaccine hesitancy.
Babson Buzzing as Students Return to Campus
Babson Buzzing as Students Return to Campus » With move-in weekend underway, students and faculty express their excitement over all the people back on campus creating a renewed sense of community.
Entrepreneurs, Scholars, Leaders: Meet the Class of 2025
Entrepreneurs, Scholars, Leaders: Meet the Class of 2025 » As first-year students begin to arrive on campus, here are just a few of the inspiring examples of the future entrepreneurial leaders who make up the most diverse class in Babson College history.
Taught to Tough It Out: Male Athletes and Mental Health
Taught to Tough It Out: Male Athletes and Mental Health » Babson basketball player Teddy Sourlis ’22 founded Men’s Mental, a platform that helps male athletes to focus on an issue that’s often not discussed in locker rooms: mental health.
A New Babson School Year Begins: ‘We Are Ready’
A New Babson School Year Begins: ‘We Are Ready’ » This fall, life at Babson will be much different than last school year, as campus returns to a more recognizable, in-person experience.
Picture Perfect: The Class of 2021
From Babson Magazine
Picture Perfect: The Class of 2021 » On a glorious weekend in May, the Class of 2021—filled with gratitude and pride—gathers for Commencement and reflects on its accomplishments after a year marked by challenges and uncertainty.
Introducing the Tariq Farid Franchise Institute at Babson College
Introducing the Tariq Farid Franchise Institute at Babson College » Somia Farid Silber ’15, vice president of e-commerce at Edible Brands, discusses how the new institute is a major opportunity for Babson and the future of franchising education.
An Activist, Entrepreneurial Leader, and Even a Poet: Meet Demarre Johnson ’24
An Activist, Entrepreneurial Leader, and Even a Poet: Meet Demarre Johnson ’24 » As student speaker at the College’s Juneteenth celebration, Demarre Johnson ’24 demonstrated his passion for leadership and public speaking to spark change.
5 Questions on Redesigning the Babson Pride Logo
5 Questions on Redesigning the Babson Pride Logo » Ryan Findling ’23, who helped lead the rebranding of Babson Pride, discusses what the logo represents and how the group promotes inclusivity and supports students.
The Alumni Influencers Who Help Drive Participation
From Babson Magazine
The Alumni Influencers Who Help Drive Participation » The College’s participation is on the rise, thanks in large part to the Babson believers who keep the alumni connected.
Babson Baseball Players Take a Swing at a Major Problem in the Minor Leagues
Babson Baseball Players Take a Swing at a Major Problem in the Minor Leagues » Dining and living conditions in Minor League Baseball are far less than adequate. A few Babson baseball players are working to change that.
The Final Ledger: Closing Time in FME
The Final Ledger: Closing Time in FME » In the sixth and final part of an ongoing series on FME, student teams make their last sales and reflect on their yearlong entrepreneurial journey.
How Babson Helped Duruo Murray ’21 Develop His Authentic Self
How Babson Helped Duruo Murray ’21 Develop His Authentic Self » At Babson College, Duruo Murray ’21 was able to become his authentic self, an experience he says he “could not have gotten anywhere else.”
VIDEO: ‘Thank You for Being the Examples of Leadership We So Cherish at Babson’ This article contains a video
VIDEO: ‘Thank You for Being the Examples of Leadership We So Cherish at Babson’ » The College celebrated the Class of 2021 and its achievements during Commencement experiences over two weekends.
Meet the 2021 Summer Catalyst Venture Teams
Meet the 2021 Summer Catalyst Venture Teams » The Blank Center’s online accelerator program helps undergraduate and graduate teams develop their ventures and entrepreneurial leadership skills.
VIDEO: Celebrating the Class of 2020 This article contains a video
VIDEO: Celebrating the Class of 2020 » Watch video highlights of Babson College’s in-person and digital Commencement celebrations for the undergraduate and graduate members of the Class of 2020.
Britney Aguayo ’21 on Being a Posse Scholar and Champion of Diversity
Britney Aguayo ’21 on Being a Posse Scholar and Champion of Diversity » A Bronx native, Britney Aguayo ’21 has never forgotten her roots. A champion of diversity, the Posse Scholar taps her leadership experience to deliver the student address as part of the digital Commencement ceremony.
In Photos: Undergraduate and Graduate Class of 2020 In-Person Commencement
In Photos: Undergraduate and Graduate Class of 2020 In-Person Commencement » We made sure to capture all those special images of the Class of 2020's daylong Commencement celebration that was months in the making.
Live Updates: Class of 2020 In-Person Commencement Experience
Live Updates: Class of 2020 In-Person Commencement Experience » Our team is live from the Class of 2020 in-person Commencement experiences, capturing all those colorful moments in real time.
Swathi Nachiappan ’20 on Community, Communication, and Commencement
Swathi Nachiappan ’20 on Community, Communication, and Commencement » Swathi Nachiappan ’20 returns home to Babson College to deliver the student Commencement speech for the undergraduate Class of 2020, and reflects on the power of community.
In Photos: Undergraduate and Graduate Class of 2021 In-Person Commencement
In Photos: Undergraduate and Graduate Class of 2021 In-Person Commencement » "You are the entrepreneurial leaders the world needs." Undergraduate and graduates classes of 2021 celebrated at in-person commencement.
Live Updates: Undergraduate Class of 2021 In-Person Commencement Experience
Live Updates: Undergraduate Class of 2021 In-Person Commencement Experience » Our team is live from the undergraduate Class of 2021 in-person Commencement experience, sharing all those memorable moments in real time.
With Strong Writing Emphasis, Babson Honors Program Sparks Creative Careers
With Strong Writing Emphasis, Babson Honors Program Sparks Creative Careers » Actress Ella Wahlestedt ’21 came to Babson to equip herself for the business side of the film industry. Now, she’s returning to Hollywood, thanks in part to the Babson Honors Program, which is marking its 25th anniversary.
Trio of Babson Businesses Earn B.E.T.A. Challenge Grand Prizes
Trio of Babson Businesses Earn B.E.T.A. Challenge Grand Prizes » Aakash Shah MBA'21, Aria Mustary '21, and Michael Freyer MS'16 won Babson College’s prestigious business competition with their problem-solving ventures that have global and social impact.
Product Problems, Inventory Issues, and Mailing Mishaps
Product Problems, Inventory Issues, and Mailing Mishaps » In the fifth part of an ongoing series on FME, student teams overcome obstacles before beginning to sell their products.
New Curriculum Emphasizes Sustainability and Experiential Learning to Develop Entrepreneurial Leaders
New Curriculum Emphasizes Sustainability and Experiential Learning to Develop Entrepreneurial Leaders » Babson College’s new curriculum for Fall 2021 puts greater focus on sustainability, hands-on learning, and solving problems. Students acquire the tools, skills, and mindset to succeed in today’s world and tackle tomorrow’s challenges.
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.
Babson Students Pivot Business to Benefit Injured High School Athlete
Babson Students Pivot Business to Benefit Injured High School Athlete » A team of Babson FME students pivoted their business in an effort to help injured local high school ice hockey player A.J. Quetta.
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.
In Teach for America, Charlie Sedlock ’21 Will Help Build Equity in Education
In Teach for America, Charlie Sedlock ’21 Will Help Build Equity in Education » Charlie Sedlock ’21 has been appointed to Teach for America and will educate underprivileged students starting this fall.
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 Frightening Crash Leads to Life-Saving Opportunity
A Frightening Crash Leads to Life-Saving Opportunity » Skier Victor Wiacek ’22 nearly died after an accident on the slopes. That led him to develop a product to better protect himself and other skiers.
Entrepreneurship and TikTok: How Creativity Sparks Business Growth
Entrepreneurship and TikTok: How Creativity Sparks Business Growth » Two Babson student entrepreneurs share how they have used TikTok, which has catapulted up download charts, to spur business growth.
Synchronized Skater Balances Babson Academics with Olympic Dreams
Synchronized Skater Balances Babson Academics with Olympic Dreams » Weissman Scholar and Team USA synchronized skater Laura Nicula ’24 pursues her dream of competing in the 2026 Winter Olympics.
Soprano Shares Her Voice and Perspectives with Babson Community
Soprano Shares Her Voice and Perspectives with Babson Community » Moderating a discussion with opera singer Karen Slack, Curtis Johnson ’23 helps highlight diverse voices and new perspectives on the connections between entrepreneurship and the arts.
Experiential Study Abroad from Home? Here’s How Babson College Made it Happen
Experiential Study Abroad from Home? Here’s How Babson College Made it Happen » With hands-on cooking and art lessons, Babson students virtually visit Japan from home, thanks to an entrepreneurial professor bringing the culture to life.
Drawn by Diversity, She’s Focused on Solving Human Trafficking
Drawn by Diversity, She’s Focused on Solving Human Trafficking » First-generation college student Tiffany Ramsarran ’24 uses diversity background, and Babson resources, to tackle global human trafficking issue.
Preparing for Launch: It’s All About Manufacturing
Preparing for Launch: It’s All About Manufacturing » In the fourth part of an ongoing series on FME, student teams rush to finish last-minute details as their companies are nearly ready to start selling.
Welcome Back: New, Returning Students Arrive on Campus for Spring Semester
Welcome Back: New, Returning Students Arrive on Campus for Spring Semester » Starting Friday and continuing throughout the weekend, we are welcoming our students back to campus ahead of the beginning of the spring semester.
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.
Black Student Union at 50: Its Impact, Meaning, and Future
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Black Student Union at 50: Its Impact, Meaning, and Future » Fifty years after Eric Johnson ’72, P’08 founded Babson's Black Student Union, current student leaders reflect on its impact, its meaning, and its future.
3 Minutes, 3 Slides, and the Fate of a Business Idea
3 Minutes, 3 Slides, and the Fate of a Business Idea » In the third part of an ongoing series on FME, student teams present their ideas at their course’s Rocket Pitch and finally settle on the business ventures they will pursue through the rest of the school year.
Raising Student Voices and Carrying on a Tradition
Raising Student Voices and Carrying on a Tradition » As editor-in-chief of The Babson Free Press, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary, Thy Nguyen ’21 is committed to making sure student voices are heard.
Her Hometown Is in Her Heart
Her Hometown Is in Her Heart » Her Brazilian hometown is often on the mind of Giullia Jaques Caldeira ’24, who works to support her mom there and founded an organization aiding women in an area prison.
Think Big, Observe, and Create Solutions
Think Big, Observe, and Create Solutions » In the second part of an ongoing series about FME, students learn to think bigger about how their ventures can impact people’s lives.
An Entrepreneur Pursues a Passion for Education
An Entrepreneur Pursues a Passion for Education » As a high school tutor, Maxine Anderson ’22 developed a passion for education. Now, as the co-founder of Arist, she’s helping create learning opportunities around the world.
A Babson Rite of Passage Begins
A Babson Rite of Passage Begins » In the first part of an ongoing series, we take a look at a hallmark of Babson: Foundations of Management and Entrepreneurship (FME). In this installment, first-year students share their first impressions.
Students Show Leadership in Civic, and Civil, Engagement
Students Show Leadership in Civic, and Civil, Engagement » The Babson Political Association has one rule: Challenge the idea, not the person. And, in light of current events, it remains steadfast on civil discourse as the best and maybe only way to be productive.
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.
Three Colleges. Six Student Leaders. One Project W.
Three Colleges. Six Student Leaders. One Project W. » Through Project W, innovators, artists, engineers, and critical thinkers from Babson, Olin, and Wellesley colleges unite to start high-level projects and foster meaningful relationships.
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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.
A Chance to Change a Life
A Chance to Change a Life » Inspired by the story of her mother, Aria Mustary ’21 founded the Mai Soli Foundation, which works in Bangladesh to empower girls and end child marriage.
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.
How to Practice Leadership at Babson
How to Practice Leadership at Babson » From peer groups, to athletics, to RAs, to tour guides, learning how to practice leadership is part of the experience of developing entrepreneurial leaders. And, with endless opportunities geared toward how to practice leadership, students at Babson learn leadership by doing.
Introducing the Arthur M. Blank School for Entrepreneurial Leadership Scholars
Introducing the Arthur M. Blank School for Entrepreneurial Leadership Scholars » A new scholarship program, established by Babson’s Arthur M. Blank School for Entrepreneurial Leadership, embodies the school’s defining values.
The Class of 2020 Is Made for This Moment
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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
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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.
A Generation Forced to Problem Solve May Be Our Best Bet Yet
A Generation Forced to Problem Solve May Be Our Best Bet Yet » Arleny Suarez ’24 and Zarvon Rejaee ’24 have moved onto Babson’s campus for the first time—with huge aspirations, and outlooks unlike any other.
Diverse, Resilient, and Full of Optimism: Meet Babson’s Class of 2024
Diverse, Resilient, and Full of Optimism: Meet Babson’s Class of 2024 » The Class of 2024 has begun its Babson College journey. As future entrepreneurial leaders, it is in position to thrive through ambiguity.
What Is the Future of Live Theater?
What Is the Future of Live Theater? » The theater industry is at a crossroads, grappling with social and cultural issues. Babson’s Beth Wynstra, founding artistic director of The Empty Space Theater, offers insights on what’s next.
Princess Diana Award Winner Brings Business to the Arts
Princess Diana Award Winner Brings Business to the Arts » Performing art and business don’t always go hand in hand. But, to this Babson student, they’re a perfect match.
Meet Two Emerging Leaders Positioned to Thrive
Meet Two Emerging Leaders Positioned to Thrive » Emerging leaders like Jason Shatsky and Tyler Ratanamongkala-Bray are positioned to thrive in crisis.
Meet Your Drive-Thru Tour Guide
Meet Your Drive-Thru Tour Guide » As the voice of Babson's first drive-thru audio campus tour, Nicole Johns ’23 shares her unique experience and personal perspective to prospective students and their families.
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.
Your Living On Campus Questions, Answered
Your Living On Campus Questions, Answered » The latest in our series of Babson Together Instagram Q&As focused on living on campus this fall.
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.
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.
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.
Community Forums Preview Return to Babson College Campus
Community Forums Preview Return to Babson College Campus » At a virtual community forum for undergraduate students and families, Babson College leadership previewed plans for the community’s return to campus this fall.
Babson Students for Black Lives Matter
Babson Students for Black Lives Matter » Babson students have come together, in true entrepreneurial spirit, to think, lead, and act as one, to stand for justice, and to rally support for the Black community.
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.
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
Arist Teams Up with Babson Health and Wellness to Deliver Free Text-Message Course
Arist Teams Up with Babson Health and Wellness to Deliver Free Text-Message Course » Babson’s Health and Wellness team joined together with its own student entrepreneurs to create an online course on social connection while social distancing.
Reflecting on a Trip to the Top of the World
Reflecting on a Trip to the Top of the World » In the Arctic Circle, a group of Babson College students takes in the region’s stark beauty and asks tough questions about economics, policy, and climate change.
Staying Connected, and Current, in Online Classes
Staying Connected, and Current, in Online Classes » Kat Filpi ’21 has found the transition to online learning both challenging and rewarding. What she’s learning along the way is inspiring.
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.
A Win-Win: Virtual Internships Help Small Businesses
A Win-Win: Virtual Internships Help Small Businesses » Needham Bank needed to help local businesses receive their loans. Natalie Oakes ’21 needed an internship. The Babson connection brought them together.
Vying for First in a Volatile Market
Vying for First in a Volatile Market » A global crisis and an unsteady stock market coincided with Babson’s Stock Picking Competition, providing students an experiential learning opportunity.
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.
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.
#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.
A Babson Moment That Spanned Generations and Locations
A Babson Moment That Spanned Generations and Locations » Despite being more than 1,000 miles apart, Olivia Deval ’23 and her grandmother were able to share a moment during Babson’s virtual Dean’s List Ceremony.
4,800 miles from Campus, the Work Goes On
4,800 miles from Campus, the Work Goes On » The pandemic’s disruption has not stopped students from Babson, Olin, and Wellesley colleges from providing much-needed assistance to a nonprofit in Ghana.
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.
Celebrating Babson’s Best
Celebrating Babson’s Best » The annual Best of Babson awards celebrated the achievements of the College’s undergraduate student clubs, organizations, and leaders.
The Show Must Go On (From a Distance) This article contains a video
The Show Must Go On (From a Distance) » Faced with the cancellations of their spring shows, members of Babson’s student arts organizations came together for a stay-at-home production.
When Current Events Become Coursework
When Current Events Become Coursework » A Management Consulting course assignment asked undergraduate students to reflect on the challenges of remote work.
Johnny Bui’s Journey—Student, Author, Entrepreneur
Johnny Bui’s Journey—Student, Author, Entrepreneur » As a first-generation college student, Johnny Bui ’20 transferred to Babson to immerse himself in entrepreneurship. Along the way, he wrote a book about young entrepreneurs.
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.
26.2 Miles of Motivation
26.2 Miles of Motivation » In an effort to raise money for members of his Vermont community, Alex Crompton ’20 ran an impromptu marathon on the back roads of his home state.
Sales in Action Goes Online
Sales in Action Goes Online » Students in Professor Vini Onyemah’s Sales in Action class took a virtual site visit to TechTarget to learn how sales pros navigate a crisis.
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.
Poets & Quants Names Two Seniors Best and Brightest for 2020
Poets & Quants Names Two Seniors Best and Brightest for 2020 » Haley Pesce ’20 and John Wen ’20 have different concentrations and are involved in different student groups, but share the honor of being named to Poets & Quants list of 100 Best and Brightest Business Majors of 2020.
5 Questions with Nori Horvitz
5 Questions with Nori Horvitz » Nori Horvitz '20 is a student who has worked tirelessly to make Babson life as engaging as possible.
Babson Moves to Test-Optional Policy for 2021–2022 Academic Year
Babson Moves to Test-Optional Policy for 2021–2022 Academic Year » Babson waives standardized test results for 2020–2021 academic year to allow families and students more flexibility to apply during uncertain times.
Taking Trading Strategies to Toronto
Taking Trading Strategies to Toronto » Members of the Babson Trading Team followed up on last year’s top performance with one of their highest finishes in recent history.
Babson Undergraduates Welcomed Into Beta Gamma Sigma
Babson Undergraduates Welcomed Into Beta Gamma Sigma » Students and families from around the world attended a virtual Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society induction ceremony.
When Your Class Becomes Your Reality
When Your Class Becomes Your Reality » When Emma Chanleap Bradley ’20 registered for Babson’s course, Communicating in Global Virtual Teams, she never could have imagined how applicable the topic would become in real time.
Sending an Air Hug
Sending an Air Hug » Helena Dweck’s early return from a semester abroad in Italy sparked a business idea.
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.   
‘The Least I Could Do’
‘The Least I Could Do’ » In the midst of moving home unexpectedly, and preparing to take an online course instead of her elective abroad, Anna Dibble ’22 jumped in to help other students in need.
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.
Paying It Forward
Paying It Forward » Last year, Babson helped a pair of students establish their text-message learning company. Now, these same students are giving back in a time of need.
Everything And Then Some
Everything And Then Some » First year student Sree Dasari ’23 arrived at Babson with a patent, startup, and published scientific research. She's building on that foundation to grow her business at Babson.
Leaving His Mark
Leaving His Mark » With graduation on the horizon, Sienzhi Kouemo ’20 shares how he has made his mark on Babson—and how Babson has made an impression, too.
Meet the Class of 2023’s FME Ventures This article contains a photo gallery
Meet the Class of 2023’s FME Ventures » Miss the Foundations of Management and Entrepreneurship (FME) Expo? Check out this year's businesses in our gallery.
Creating a New (Ad)venture in FME
Creating a New (Ad)venture in FME » Jack Flynn ’20 always had an appetite for creativity. That interest led him to Babson, where he turned his FME business into his full-time venture.
Embracing Who We Are
Embracing Who We Are » In the face of adversity, Wes Woodson ’20 discovered his passion for entrepreneurship and ability to embrace change. He encourages others to do the same.
Babson Graduates Are Career Ready
Babson Graduates Are Career Ready » Ninety-nine percent of Babson’s class of 2019 are employed or continuing their education.
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.
Not Sure What to Do with the Leftover Meals on Your Dining Plan? Here’s an Idea. This article contains a video
Not Sure What to Do with the Leftover Meals on Your Dining Plan? Here’s an Idea. » Taking inspiration from a popular entrepreneurship course, Babson students hatched a plan to feed the homeless in Boston.
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.
How to Write a Resume
How to Write a Resume » Do you know how to write a resume? Babson College’s Peer Career Consultants say be consistent, be detailed, and rely on others (and AI) for help.
One Student Entrepreneur’s Virtual Reality
One Student Entrepreneur’s Virtual Reality » As founder of virtual reality business Vinci, Eagle Wu ’20 has worked with clients from the Air Force to renewable energy businesses.
Not Just Another Babson College Ranking
Not Just Another Babson College Ranking » The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine named Babson College No. 2 for entrepreneurship in the United States. This ranking again proves why this is the best place for entrepreneurial leaders.
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.
What Is Experiential Learning?
What Is Experiential Learning? » You hear it all the time, but what is experiential learning, really? At Babson College, we believe that in order to learn, you must do, and to do well, you must learn from those who do it best.
Inspired to Give Back
Inspired to Give Back » Noelia Chacon ’23 draws on her Guatemalan heritage to inspire her to make an impact, wherever she goes.
Enjoying All of the Extras
Enjoying All of the Extras » Alicia Gaudet ’22 shares the benefits of extracurricular activities and the lasting impacted it has made on her Babson experience. "Babson has helped me realize how capable I really am."
Leaning on Your Peers
Leaning on Your Peers » The Health and Wellness team at Babson knows the power of peer-to-peer learning. That’s why, each year, they engage a group of student educators called Peers on Wellness, or POWs.
Life and Business After ePitch
Life and Business After ePitch » ePitch finalist Ryan Laverty ’20 stood out on stage. Now he’s making plans for the future.
eTower, a Venture in Itself
eTower, a Venture in Itself » eTower is widely known at Babson for the entrepreneurial successes and endeavors of residents past. But, how did it start and why does it endure? Community.
One Student’s World of Opportunity
One Student’s World of Opportunity » 2017 Diversity Leadership Award winner Dario Guerrero ’21 shares the life-changing opportunities that have taken him from Lawrence, Mass., to Berlin.
From Entrepreneurship to Law and Theater History: Faculty Honored
From Entrepreneurship to Law and Theater History: Faculty Honored » Babson College Faculty from across disciplines earn Dean’s Awards for Excellence in Teaching and Faculty Scholarship Awards.
One of the Team
One of the Team » Babson baseball team manager Daniel O’Hanlon ’22 talks about life on and off the field and hustling towards his goal of working with the Red Sox.
Babson: The Best Entrepreneurship School 23 Times and Counting
Babson: The Best Entrepreneurship School 23 Times and Counting » For the 23rd consecutive time, and in its Centennial year, Babson College is the best entrepreneurship school in the country according to U.S. News & World Report.
Babson Welcomes Class of 2023
Babson Welcomes Class of 2023 » On August 30, the Babson community welcomed more than 600 new students and their families to campus for Orientation.
4 Questions with April Chen ’19
4 Questions with April Chen ’19 » April Chen ’19 reflects on her journey to Babson, building—and pivoting—her venture, and her favorite Babson moments.