Author: Michael Chmura

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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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Amy Mon ’12 Receives Fulbright Award

Amy Mon ’12 has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to Malaysia for an English Teaching Assistantship, the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced recently. Babson Professor Katherine Platt is the Fulbright Program Adviser. Mon is one of over 1,800 U.S. citizens who will travel…

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10 Businesses To Compete In Startup Rounds Showcase

Ten outstanding businesses will be competing for $30K in cash + a plethora of resources (legal, accounting, HR, office space, etc.) during the Startup Rounds Showcase on Monday, February 16th, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the Microsoft NERD Center in Cambridge. Judges include Philippe Schwartz, Former Co-Founder/CEO of Oovoo, COO of Withings; Paul English, Former…

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Professor Brush Among Speakers At 2015 California Entrepreneurship Educators Conference

Entrepreneurship Division Chair and Professor Candy Brush will be among the speakers at the 2015 California Entrepreneurship Educators Conference  held at San Diego State University on March 5th and 6th, 2015. The goal of the conference is to unite California entrepreneurship educators, staff and thought leaders, facilitate sharing, and formulate new ideas that can be…

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