Author: Michael Chmura

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Inc Names 3 From Babson To 30 Under 30 List

Three businesses of Babson graduates – Naturebox, ThinkLite and Wanderu – are among Inc.’s 10th 30 Under 30 list members for 2015. “Our 2015 honorees are hacking how you sleep, shop, and listen to music. They’re making your shoes more comfortable, helping your kids learn more efficiently, providing loans for your business, and serving hearing-impaired…

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Babson Scholars Among Best 40 Under 40 Business Professors

Babson Professors Vikki Rodgers and Sinan Erzurumlu are among the World’s Best 40 Under 40 Business School Professors, according to Poets & Quants. “We based our calculations on indicators related to the primary areas of teaching and research. We factored in student feedback, awards and honors, quantity and reach of research, public speaking, and educational qualifications,” explained…

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Growth Of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses At Babson

As we prepare for the final face-to-face session for the third cohort of the Babson-based blended model of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, it seems like a good time to report and reflect on what this program continues to mean to Babson. The Goldman Sachs Foundation asked Babson to design the curriculum for this initiative…

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Marvin Gaye Verdict: “Vibe” Of Song As Important As Melody

The jury verdict in the copyright theft lawsuit against Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke came out yesterday. The defendants were told to pay $7 plus million dollars in damages to Marvin Gaye’s estate for illegally copying his 1970s hit, “Gotta Give It Up” with their song, “Blurred Lines”. Composer and law professor Toni Lester has…

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Donna Sosnowski Named Director Of Babson’s Undergraduate Center For Career Development

Donna Sosnowski has been named Director of Babson’s Undergraduate Center for Career Development, bringing a unique ensemble of talents and expertise that encompass Career Services, Human Resources, Coaching and Higher Education. Previously she had served as Senior Associate Director of Babson’s MBA Center for Career Development. Sosnowski has led and set the strategic direction of…

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BabsonARTS presents Hapless Bizarre and Mo(or)town/Redux by choreographer Doug Elkins

BabsonARTS presents Hapless Bizarre and Mo(or)town/Redux by choreographer Doug Elkins on Saturday, February 28, 8 pm at the Carling, Sorenson Theater. Doug Elkins is known for his exuberant, humorous, and innovative choreography, and he brings his versatile company to Babson for an evening that’s a dance-lover’s dream. In Hapless Bizarre, a company of dancers, actors,…

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