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Blair

Concert at House of Blues

  One of my favorite things about Babson is the proximity to Boston. Whether you want to go to Fenway Park to catch a Red Sox game, or go for a walk along the beautiful Charles River, there is always something to do. Boston is also home to some great concert venues, including the House…

Peer Career Ambassadors

Decrease Your Stress Without Decreasing Your Ambition

This post was written by Anamaria Najera’17, CCD Peer Career Ambassador It has become common belief that in order to be successful and to fulfill all of your ambitions you have to work tirelessly and as a result carry on a lot of stress. However this is not true and in fact every student should…

Caroline

Competition Time for Winter Sports Teams!

Although winter remains in full swing here in Boston, it is that time of year that the winter sports teams begin heading towards their post season championships! Here at Babson, we have 22 Varsity sports between the men’s and women’s teams and among them we have the Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams, Men’s Hockey team,…

Shatiek

In the Midst of the Storm

This has been quite the winter, to say the very least. What did I sign up for when I decided to attend college in the Northeast: Boston has seen a record-breaking amount of snowfall, and Babson College had a total of 4.5 snow days over the course of three consecutive weeks! Even while the snow…

Caroline Hayes

Hierarchy of Behaviors that will make you successful on Wall Street

The Babson Latin American Club hosted a terrific program this past week as part of the Wall Street Speaker Series. The topic of conversation was focused on top level executives sharing with students how to succeed in the financial services industry. One of the speakers was Alex Ehrlich who is a Managing Director, Global Head…

Peer Career Ambassadors

Snowpocalypse – How to Navigate This Hectic Semester

This post was written by Owen Shea ’17, CCD Peer Career Ambassador.   Personally, I feel like this semester has not even started yet. We have been here for roughly 4 weeks and have been in class a fraction of that time. Although these snow days seem sweet (and they are) you must remember there…

Vicky Keller

iChoose: A Student’s Perspective on Owning Your Career Development

Written by Emily Purdom ’18 In the realm of start-ups and business, success is a result of hard work and follow through. Career development is no different. Self-exploration in addition to rigorous research are the foundation of your next step, whether it be to an internship, job shadow, or full-time career. Last November I had…

Babson San Francisco

Babson Undergraduate Semester in San Francisco – Apply for Fall 2015

Spend the semester in sunny San Francisco! Each semester, Babson offers undergraduate students the opportunity to study in San  Francisco at Babson’s campus, located in the SOMA district. The city of San Francisco provides the opportunity to learn and network with the broader business community from established organizations to the startup world of Silicon Valley. Students…

Brenda Kostyk

Big Companies that Act Like Start-Ups

On a chilly winter Saturday, looking for any opportunity to rid myself of cabin fever, my six-year-old, Catherine, and I headed up the street (well okay, we drove — it was cold!) to our favorite neighborhood destination, The Waban Library Center, for a robot demonstration aimed at 6 – 11 year olds by professionals from iRobot.…

Kyaw Thant

Rain, snow, sleet or hail…school goes on!

Perhaps many would agree with me on this: I have never seen so much snow at Babson as I have within the past few weeks. But no matter the inches and the miles-per-hour, campus life goes on! Professors use WebEx Online Conferencing software so you can have class within the warm comforts of your room.…