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Shannon Sweeny

Four Babson MBA Alumni Businesses Take Home Wins at ’50 on Fire’

Innercity Weightlifting, Parlor Skis, Runkeeper and Sam Aquillano MBA ’14 of Design Museum Boston all took home wins in their respective categories at BostonInno’s ’50 on Fire’ event on December 7, 2016.  Innercity Weightlifting took the win in the Civic category, Parlor Skis for Retail, Runkeeper for Sport and Fitness, and Aquillano of Design Museum…

Shannon Sweeny

Trade Hounds: The LinkedIn for Blue-Collar America

David Broomhead MBA ’15 decided to quit his high power finance job in Australia to come to Babson and disrupt the construction industry in America—thus creating the first online blue-collar community, Trade Hounds. Broomhead grew up in Townsville, Australia—a blue collar tropical town in North Queensland. Both his parents were entrepreneurs and many members of…

Babson College Public Relations

An Update from Babson College

In every student conduct case, we complete a thorough and fair investigation that, when required, relies on our rigorous Community Standards process for adjudication. We neither rush to judgment, nor shrink from our responsibility to conduct a full investigation due to pressure from internal or external sources. Our policies and procedures are designed to ensure…

Brianna Radicioni

Poets & Quants Names Babson College the No. 1 Undergraduate Business School in New England; Top 20 Nationwide

Babson College is the top undergraduate business school in New England and No. 18 nationwide in Poets & Quants’ inaugural Best Undergraduate Business Programs of 2016. Babson is also the only college in the top 20 institutions ranked—all others are business schools within larger universities. According to Poets & Quants: Babson College is the only…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Alum Authors Children’s Book to Educate Young Entrepreneurs

Carlos Granados MSEL ’16 is the author and illustrator of the new book, Tales of A(d)Venture.  The book features seven different stories for seven different entrepreneurial principles (each one with its own animal). One story is of a penguin named Pivot and his journey to find a solution to a problem. This book is educating young people…

Brianna Radicioni

Babson College Named No. 3 for International Students in the Northeast According to The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education 2017 College Rankings

Babson College has been named No. 3 in the Northeast when it comes to the percentage of international students enrolled—this according to The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education 2017 College Rankings. With an international student population of approximately 27 percent, Babson places third only to Berklee College of Music and The New School. In another…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson’s Annual MBA Product Design Fair

The annual MBA Product Design Fair will be held this Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 10:00 am- 1:00pm in Needham/Wellesley Room of Olin Hall. Stop by anytime to see new products, including: Moto Steamer:  A product which revolutionizes the way you remove wrinkles from your clothes without setup or cleanup time. HemLED:  A bicycle helmet that…