My First Cruickshank 5K!

This weekend I had the opportunity to run in the 12th Annual Cruickshank 5K at Basbon. It was difficult, but I had been training for it for a few months. It was the first 5K I ran in, and it brought back memories of the 5K that my FME business, Stamp Out Suicide, put on…

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Tips from an International Student…

It is a very special time of the year for college applicants. Choosing where you are going to spend the next four years of your life (especially if you are from a place far away) is a sensitive decision. As an international student from Myanmar, I faced a very difficult decision myself. I had my…

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Peer Career Ambassadors

Highlighting Impact On A Resume

This post was written by Fabio Jaime ’17, CCD Peer Career Ambassador During the past few weeks, PCAs presented an overview of CCD and its resources at FYS classes. Our goal is to help first-year students learn about the career development process, and more specifically master the first step, resumes. After the presentation, students were…

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Brian Hickey

Getting to Know Babson’s Dean Ward

Babson College continues to attract talented and innovative leaders, with the addition of Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Lawrence Ward.  According to the Babson profile, Dean Ward’s role “provides strategic direction and senior management for a range of programs, services, and systems that support students’ academic, social, intellectual, and cultural development…

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Leandra Grinage

What to do if your friends are studying abroad!

Hello all, My junior year is going very well so far. I love all of my classes and I feel like I am being as involved as I can. I feel like have been managing my time efficiently. However, the one problem I have been having is making time to catch up with my friends…

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A Cultural Outing!

If there is one advice I can give to prospective and current Babson Beavers, it is to take advantage of unique opportunities that this place has to offer! Opportunities may range from consulting as students for multibillion-dollar companies to school-sponsored cultural outings. And for me this week, it was going out for a theatre night…

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Be Yourself

It is hard to believe I am already a month into senior year at Babson! I am excited to get started on the job search, make lasting memories with my friends and make the most of my last year at Babson. I feel very empowered by my friends, faculty and staff here at Babson to…

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Jeff Andrews

It’s Almost November 1st! Are You Ready for Early Applications?

With October officially underway, we’re only a little over three weeks away from our first application deadlines for those who wish to apply early to Babson College and be part of the class of 2019! For those of you seeking to apply early, are you ready?! Here’s a few things to consider as we get…

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Midterm Relief: Smoothies and Stress Balls

One of the best things about Babson is that you can put on some very cool events with funds from our donors. The Bidwell family has donated money that allows organizations to put on events on Thursdays at the Reynolds Campus Center. This week I have been preparing to put on an event with the…

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Brian Hickey

Extending Learning Outside the Classroom

Babson College is well known for its opportunities in the classroom where students start their own businesses, consult for real companies, and develop their business skills. While these classes offer great learning possibilities, there are many additional ways to learn from experiences outside the classroom that lead to personal growth and development as a business…

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