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Babson Scholars Among Best 40 Under 40 Business Professors

Babson Professors Vikki Rodgers and Sinan Erzurumlu are among the World’s Best 40 Under 40 Business School Professors, according to Poets & Quants. “We based our calculations on indicators related to the primary areas of teaching and research. We factored in student feedback, awards and honors, quantity and reach of research, public speaking, and educational qualifications,” explained…

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Lewis Institute Honors 2015 Changemaker Award Recipients

Six Babson community members recognized as social innovators. Since 2011, the Lewis Institute’s Changemaker Awards have recognized Babson students, alumni and staff who exemplify remarkable effort to create a positive change within the community and in the world. The recipients of this year’s Changemaker Awards are faculty member Vikki Rodgers; staff member Denning Aaris; graduate…

Economist.com access has been restored

The technical issues preventing access to articles from economist.com have been resolved.  All articles should now be accessible.  If you contuinue to experience problems please contact jhebard@babson.edu. Access to Economist.com is not working.  Users are being prompted to subscribe which should not happen with our institutional subscription.  The problem has been reported to the vendor.  Hope to…

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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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Babson Student Startup: PICCPerfect

Babson Undergraduate student Emily Levy ’16 didn’t let her diagnosis take control of her life – she used it to empower others in similar situations. Here’s her ‘PICC’ perfect story:

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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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2015 Women’s History Month Theme: Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives

Come take a look at Horn Library’s display of some books that discuss women’s lives, including Mademoiselle: Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History by Rhonda K. Garelick The Majesty of the Law: Reflections of a Supreme Court Justice by Sandra Day O’Connor Composing a Life by Mary Catherine Bateson How Remarkable Women Lead by…

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Looking for a good read? Check out our new books!

Take a look at some of our new books!  Here’s a sampling — find these and others on the New Books shelf: (Following each title is the call number which is the letter/number combination on the label on the spine of each book.  The books are arranged on the shelves alphabetically by call number.) The…

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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…