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Peer Career Ambassadors

Kick Start Your Career Journey with CCD!

Hello, class of 2020 and welcome to Babson! My name is Calvin Wang and I am a sophomore student from Los Angeles, California. I work as a Peer Career Ambassador at the Career Center. Having experienced one full year of Babson already, having worked full time at an internship designing websites and doing SEO this…

Undergraduate Professional Accelerator Fund

The World Domination Summit

Post by Ryan Lupberger ’18 How do you live an extraordinary life in a conventional world? That was the question being asked by the World Domination Summit in Portland, Oregon. With the support of the Babson Undergraduate Professional Accelerator Fund, Ryan Elcock ’18 and I had the privilege to attend a 4-day conference from August 11th-15th.…

Undergraduate Professional Accelerator Fund

Best Buddies: An Organization, My Dream, My Goal

Post by Deborah Cohen ’19 Best Buddies: an organization, my dream, my goal. Best Buddies is a non-governmental association that builds one-on-one friendships for people with intellectual and development disabilities (IDD), encouraging inclusion and providing jobs for them. I have been working with Best Buddies for five consecutive years, thus I became truly passionate about inclusion and…

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NAVIGATING THROUGH INTERNSHIP HURDLES.

This summer, having completed two internships, I can affirm that each of the companies I was working with sought to test different skills or abilities in the interns working with them. In retrospect, I recognize that the hurdles I overcame must have been intentionally put to test how I handled each situation. From the challenges…

Babson San Francisco

Spend Spring 2017 in San Francisco!

Interested in Tech Entrepreneurship and Startups? Immerse yourself in Silicon Valley, visit awesome tech companies, and build your Babson network on both coasts (1000+ alums in the greater San Francisco area) while earning 18 credits!   Looking back, since Fall 2014, we’ve had:  76 participants in 4 semesters 9 alumni currently living and working in the San…

Seeing the Jewelry

This week at work (week 6), I finally had the opportunity to learn about the jewelry and its production process. The tassel necklaces takes 10 hours of labor because they are hand beaded using a process that makes them impressively durable. The beads are made of hematite and some are polished to be shiny or…

A Fashion Stylist Assistant’s Reflection

As I write, I write having already completed my fashion internship. If there was a way I could compile my experience into a page, I totally would but there’s just no way to do that. My takeaways from this experience have far exceeded my expectations and I am beyond grateful for that. In fact, the…

Meeting Boston Fashion Week’s CEO

I had to take a huge breath before I met him. As I told my inner self that my mind was not lying to me, I finally came to terms with the fact that indeed…my stylist invited me to a meeting I really should not have been allowed to attend, but because of fashion stylist…

Behind The Scenes Fashion Photo Shoot Experience

I had always wanted to be a part of a photo shoot. Today – now over a month or so ago – I got a serious taste of that! My fashion stylist had told me about it a week in advance (as she always did) and me being me, I was super excited about it.…

Unexpected Highlight: Fashion Instillation Presentation

Every time I have a new assignment or event, my stylist was always good about notifying me about it. About a month ago I received an email from Terri requesting that I meet her in the city to discuss few important items she and I needed to brain storm for Boston Fashion Week happening the…