Brenda Kostyk

Mid-Semester Recalibration

  Over this brisk Columbus Day weekend, my family and I escaped to the Maine woods – our treasured place to unplug, reconnect, and let the Maine outdoors do its magic.  As I wake up to chilly temperatures this morning, and look out across the pond to rust oranges, muted yellows, and spiked evergreens, summer…

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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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Caroline Hayes

Second Annual BIBA Conference – a success!

This post was written by Chris Lo’Grippo ’16   Second Annual Babson Investment Banking Conference   The planning process for the Second Annual Babson Investment Banking Conference, held on September 19, 2014, began toward the end of 2013. With much thanks to President Emeritus Len Schlesinger, Lloyd Blankfein, CEO of Goldman Sachs, agreed to serve as the…

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Sophan Smith

Career in Sales

Career in Sales Many people I know landed in a career in sales by accident.. they didn’t intentionally go to school for it but they have no intentions of leaving their position either. A career in sales is one of the few roles out there that will allow you to earn without a cap on…

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