News & Announcements Blog / Author: Michael Chmura

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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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The White House To Show Film By Babson Filmmaker-In-Residence Mazzio

The White House screen the Underwater Dreams documentary on April 7 for an audience including local students from the area. The screening is part of the larger “Let Everyone Dream” campaign to expand STEM opportunities. A multi-sector coalition is launching a more than $90 million “Let Everyone Dream” campaign to expand STEM opportunities. Building on…

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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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Babson Joins Up To Us Campaign To Raise Awareness About Long-Term National Debt

Babson students have joined Up to Us, a nationwide campus competition that empowers students to educate their peers on our long-term national debt, how it could affect their economic opportunities, and what their generation can do to have a voice in raising awareness of our fiscal challenges. Up to Us enables students to give their…

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Professor Khalil Gibran Muhammad To Speak About “Resegregation in Post–Civil Rights America”

Babson College presents the 12th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Day Program, “Resegregation in Post–Civil Rights America,” with keynote speaker Khalil Gibran Muhammad. The event will take place Thursday, February 26, 2015, 5–6:30 p.m., followed by reception and book-signing in the Sorenson Center for the Arts. Khalil Gibran Muhammad Khalil Gibran Muhammad is a…

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Babson Student Team 1 Step Closer To Winning $1M Hult Prize & Solving Presidential Challenge

The Hult Prize Foundation recently announced that Babson College, D.E.F.I (Defining Education Foundations Innovatively) has advanced to the regional finals of the sixth annual Hult Prize. The annual Hult Prize Challenge is the world’s largest student competition and start-up platform for social good. In partnership with President Bill Clinton and the Clinton Global Initiative, the…

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Actor Seth Gilliam Visits Babson

  BabsonARTS welcomes Seth Gilliam, known for his television roles in The Walking Dead and The Wire, as well as for films such as Starship Troopers and Courage Under Fire. The Babson community will have an opportunity to meet Gilliam, and see him perform both in person and on film. Starship Troopers / Film screening and Q&A: February 5, 7…