Petia Whitmore

Blended Learning MBA – there’s still time to apply and start in March!

We’ve been getting questions from candidates who are concerned they may have missed the final deadline to apply and become part of the Babson Blended Learning MBA entering class of March 2014 at our Wellesley campus. While the last deadline is indeed behind us, we will still review and accept qualifying candidates based on space…

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Petia Whitmore

Round 2 applications for full-time MBA programs and MSM

Happy New Year! The start of 2014 has been an intense and important time for those of you who submitted a Round 2 application to our One-Year MBA, Two-Year MBA or MSM Program. Some of you are still working to complete your application. Others have already done so and are preparing for the admissions interview.…

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Petia Whitmore

What graduate program is right for you?

Are you trying to decide which Babson MBA delivery model is right for you? Or maybe even deciding between an MBA and a MS program? MBA candidates often wonder if they should go back to school full-time or part-time. And we often speak with candidates with limited work experience who are trying to figure out…

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Petia Whitmore

Test Scores and Credentials – the official scoop on unofficial documents

The application process for all graduate programs at Babson College is designed to make it easy for you to focus on presenting a strong, well rounded candidacy. You work on your application on the Babson Bridge – the same streamlined central place where you can tell us about yourself and learn a lot about your…

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Petia Whitmore

Women’s Preview Day at the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business

At Babson, we work hard to ensure our students have the resources they need to succeed academically and professionally. One powerful example of the personalized opportunities we make available to graduate students is reflected in the focus we put on educating and celebrating women entrepreneurial leaders of all kinds.   On Friday, November 1, Graduate…

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Petia Whitmore

What’s new at Babson and the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business?

Greetings from Babson’s Graduate Admissions where, as always, we are busy meeting and speaking with you – the candidates for our graduate programs. First, let me introduce myself. My name is Petia Whitmore and in September 2013 I assumed the role of Director of Graduate Admissions at Babson. I’m new to my role but not…

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The Babson Community, plus sugar

If you are wondering what it means to part of the Babson community, here is a quick account of a well-loved and much-anticipated seasonal event, the Graduate School bake-off held during Graduate Student Rejuvenation Week.  Two events explained.  First, Grad Rejuvenation Week–it happens every finals week.  Graduate School Offices sponsor or host events–some silly, some…

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May 1 and Babson Graduate Admissions

May 1 is a big day at Babson Graduate Admissions.  Here’s why: Second-deposit day for the Two-Year MBA admits First application deadline for Evening MBA, September 2013 enrollment First application deadline for Fast Track October 2013 enrollment Tips about the three events listed above: We are moving to the end of the Two-Year Full-time program decision…

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Wishing you well

To all of you who were witness to the events last week in Boston, To all of you who are connected to anyone who was, To all of you who have poured out good wishes and thoughts to the citizens of Boston and its neighboring communities, I wish you peace and I wish you well.…

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Babson welcomes spring and Welcome Days for new students

On this, the first day of spring 2013, with 6 inches of icy mix packed onto the ground, I congratulate all you hardy MBA candidates, who show more perseverance and determination in achieving your goal than most New Englanders do now when faced with another driveway to shovel. Here is a round-up of where we…

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