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Patricia Berens

New Content on Career Site Vault

Vault’s Industry Guides cover a wide range of professional sectors and provide many helpful details about careers in these fields. Vault recently added guides to the Pharma & Biotech industry as well as the Social Media sector. Check out all their guides here. Other new content are brand-new Q&A video interviews with professionals across many…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Ranked Among Top Graduate Business Schools for International Diversity

Babson College’s F.W. Olin School of Business, ranked No.1 for Entrepreneurship, is among the Top 10 Business Schools with the Most International Diversity according to U.S. News & World Report. As of fall 2016, 68.3 percent of the full-time graduate school population is made up on international students. In the 2015-2016 academic year, 383,935 international…

Shannon Sweeny

Two Babson College Undergraduates Named Poets & Quants 2017 Best & Brightest

Josuel Plasencia ’17 and Allana Nelson ’17 are among the 2017 Best & Brightest Business Majors in the United States according to Poets & Quants. “As students, they sparked discussions, spearheaded initiatives, and racked up accolades. They challenged conventions, overcame odds, and built communities,” says Poets & Quants. “You’ll find this same spirit in Poets &…

Babson College Public Relations

Statement from President Kerry Healey in Support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program and Undocumented Immigrant Students

Babson College places great value on diversity of all kinds. Our students represent more than 80 countries, our network of 40,000 alumni and friends extends to 114 countries, and our faculty and staff hail from six continents. This multitude of backgrounds and perspectives enriches our community and contributes to Babson’s unique and transformative educational experience.…

Patricia Berens

Poet Brian Turner on Campus – Read Some of his Books!

Today at 7 p.m. at the Sorenson Theater Brian Turner will be reading poetry selections. The library owns two of his books: 1. My Life as a Foreign Country which is his memoir — we just acquired this — find it in our New Books section. Look for the call number (label on the spine)…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Hosts Fresh Check Day Bringing Awareness to Mental Health

Fresh Check Day is an expo-like event bringing the community together to check-in on college students’ mental health. The event will take place April 7, from 11:00am until 2:00pm. Fresh Check Day is a concept created by The Jordan Porco Foundation and designed to bring the whole campus community together to “check-in” on the mental health…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Hosts 9th Annual Latin American Forum: ‘Defy the Status Quo’

The Babson Latin American Club will host the 9th annual Latin American Forum: ‘Defy the Status Quo’ on April 7, 2017 from 8:00 am- 6:00 pm.    The Babson Latin American Forum is a platform that connects Babson with the global community while building strong networks that transcend time and distance. This year, the forum…

Brianna Radicioni

Babson’s WIN Lab Miami to Host Free ‘Building Your Company Culture’ Panel on Tuesday, April 4

Workplace culture is key to a thriving and successful organization. On Tuesday, April 4, join Babson’s Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab® Miami and a panel of esteemed industry leaders to learn how to create and foster an innovative company culture. The discussion will be moderated by Susan Duffy, Executive Director of the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL)…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Undergraduate Students Named Finalists in E-Fest Business Competition

Undergraduate students James Cheng ‘20, Thomas Lehman ’20 are among the 25 finalists chosen for e-Fest 2017, a competition that will award more than $200,000 in grants and scholarships for the best undergraduate business ideas, April 6-8 in Minneapolis. Cheng is a member of the Butler Venture Accelerator at Babson. Their business Vowel, Inc. was chosen…