Undergraduate Blog / Author: Lexi Kane

Alexis Kane

Entrepreneurs of All Kinds

This past Friday, I had the opportunity to meet and hear from some amazing Babson alumni during Babson’s admitted student day, LaunchBabson. As I listened to the panel which consisted of three alumni: David Heath, Matthew Williams, and Brittany Lo, I realized that their stories really exemplify the various qualities found in a Babson student.…

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The Power of the Babson Name

One of my favorite parts of being a part of the Babson community is having the privilege of carrying the Babson name with me wherever I go. There are many universities and colleges that are ranked highly, have rigorous academic curriculum and attract students from all over the world, but it is rare that a…

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City Life

Before this summer I had never spent more than four days at a time in New York City. I jumped right into it, living in the heart of Manhattan for the summer. It has taken some adjusting, and by the time I am really comfortable it will be time to move out! Another factor making…

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Dinner with a Supreme Court Justice

This past week at my internship I had the pleasure of meeting Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. I sat through two of her lectures to both law school students, and high school students. She was an amazing speaker, and an inspiration to everyone in the room. There was one particular story that really resonated with…

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The Not So Pretty Side of a Start Up

A week before I was scheduled to start working with a start up in New York City this summer, I received a call from the founder and he informed me that they could no longer financially afford a full time intern. This is something no one would be happy to hear, but especially a college student…

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First Day Jitters

I was nervous for my first day but I made it through and took away three main points! 1. Smile and make small talk I took me a little throughout the day to open up to the other interns but I will be working with them all summer I wanted to make a good first…