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Babson Professor Michael A. Goldstein to Speak At Securities and Exchange Commission Roundtable

On April 16th Babson Professor Michael A. Goldstein will speak at The Securities and Exchange during roundtable discussion on ways to improve the transparency and efficiency of the fixed income markets. As previously announced, the roundtable will consist of four panels. The participants in the first panel will discuss the characteristics of the municipal securities market.  Babson’s…

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Michael Chmura

President-elect Healey Attends Engaging Turkey Initiative

President-elect Dr. Kerry Healey is among those attending at the first meeting of the Engaging Turkey Initiative, sponsored by Brookings Institution, the Institute for Strategic Dialogue and supported by the Carnegie Corporation. The Engaging Turkey Initiative is a Trilateral Track II Dialogue between former statesmen and women, senior business leaders and non-state actors from the US, EU…

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Babson Student In Italy Amy Dwarnick Is Rounding Off Her College Education By Learning To Fresco Like Italian Great Michelangelo.

Babson student Amy Dwarnick, along with fellow students, painted quickly today to finish up the last details on her fresco before the plaster dried. The course in Fresco, part of the Umbra Institute’s fine arts offerings, is one of the only classes in fresco in the world. This semester students started by creating a first,…

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Two Babson Students Help Launch “Eco-Wine” : Amy Dwarnick And Susanna Kroll, Help An Italian Winery Enter The American Market

“There’s an old peasant proverb: ‘Leave the land a little better than you found it,’” said Stefano Cantelmo, head engineer for Castello Montevibiano Vecchio Winery in Italy. Standing 20 feet below ground level, Babson students, Amy Dwarnick and Susanna Kroll, and their fellow Umbra Institute students listened carefully to Cantelmo as he leaned on one…

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5th European STEP Project Summit “Longevity of Enterprising Families; Overcoming Critical Situations”

    On October 26 and 27, 2012, the Greek affiliate for the STEP Project (Successful Transgenerational Entrepreneurship Practices), ALBA Graduate Business School at the American College of Greece, hosted a unique meeting of academics and family business representatives. The 5th European STEP Summit was organized by the European Region in Crete and was titled…

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Michael Chmura

Daymond John Wants You To Join Lemonade Day Boston

Because starting a business created a vision for the rest of his future, Daymond John, founder of FUBU and Co-host of ABC-TV’s Shark Tank, believes that this empowerment can be instilled in people of all ages–including kids. Lemonade Day is a free, fun, experiential learning program that teaches youth how to start, own and operate…

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Michael Chmura

Career Plans Are Dangerous

“Where do you see yourself in five years?” Despite the tendency to slip in some of the questions Google asks when interviewing people (such as, what is the next number in this sequence: 10, 9, 60, 90, 70, 66..?), this remains a fairly popular question when you are looking a job. It’s usually an extremely…

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Michael Chmura

Los Amigos Mexican Grill

Name Of Business: Los Amigos Mexican Grill Web site:  www.AmigosBurritos.com Name & Contact and Babson Connection: Dan Ustayev, 617-959-6915, Undergrad at Babson (Senior) Where: 1743 Centre St. West Roxbury, MA 02132 Mission: Our mission is to make sure that each guest leaves happy and excited to keep coming back by making sure that they receive…

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