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D Coley

Why I love interning at a startup and you should too!

Internships are a dime a dozen. Students scour the web for months applying to dozens of companies in hope of landing a coveted position. After a grueling search and many interviews, I landed an internship at Evol8tion, based in New York. Here are three reasons I love working at a startup. You have the freedom…

Brandon Schwartz

How Google Docs Saved Me This Summer

If there was no Google Docs, I wonder how my team at work and I would be able to complete our work efficiently and well. Of course, I am not saying that saying Google Docs is the final, say-all, end-all of word processors. There are definitely opportunities where Google Docs may present itself as the…

Writing a Cover Letter? Here’s Why You Should Avoid Google

As a Writing Center Consultant at Babson College, I proofread a wide variety of writing pieces: analytical essays, fiction works, and professional assets—resumes and cover letters. Recently, I have been working with many of these professional assets (specifically cover letters), and I am noticing that college students are missing the mark. Often, students are simply…

Introducing Park Manor West!

Just this semester, Babson opened its newest residence hall: Park Manor West. This residence hall was built for first-year students, and this spaces houses more than 200 students! This residence completes the first-year quad, which is home to four residence halls—Park Manor West, Park Manor North, Park Manor Central, and Park Manor South—that help with…

What’s the Next Step in your College Process?

As I think back to my senior year of high school, I remember receiving my decision from Babson College—spoiler alert I got accepted. From the onset of my college process, Babson was my top choice due to the small school atmosphere that afforded incredibly unique opportunities for students. As a result, I was incredibly nervous…

Caroline

Women’s Overnight!

This past weekend was Women’s Overnight, one of my favorite events here in admissions! The Women’s Overnight is an event for all early action and early decision admitted females in which they can come to campus and stay with a student host for a night to get an idea of what it is like to…

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…

Brian Hickey

JMCFE: International Consulting Experience

Babson offers a variety of unique learning and personal development opportunities throughout the academic and over school breaks. During winter break I was fortunate to have the opportunity to take part in the Babson JMCFE Program in which we acted as consultants for a company in Switzerland. This program, similar to the MCFE program at…

Brian Hickey

Top Babson Social Media Moments of 2014

As the year draws to a close, another exciting semester of school has occurred at Babson. Serving as a Social Media Ambassador at Babson, here are some of the top Babson moments I’ve seen over the past semester through social media: Babson Welcomes the Class of 2018: #Babson2018, around 500 students, come to #Babson from 35 states…

Peer Career Ambassadors

How to be Productive Over Winter Break

This post was written by Kayla Hale ’15, CCD Peer Career Ambassador I know it’s hard to believe – but winter break is only about a week away (depending on your final exam schedule). Different feelings come with winter break at different class years: as a First Year, winter break was the greatest thing in…