Undergraduate Blog / Tag: Defining Your Babson

Caitlin Capozzi

No One Knows Your Business As Well As You Do

Post by Emily Levy ’16 Over Winter Break I flew to Toronto, Canada to participate in The Queen’s Entrepreneurs’ Competition.  My business is PICCPerfect, and we create stylish and functional medical accessories and our first product is the PICCPerfect PICC Line Cover. “The QEC is an international business pitch competition held in Toronto, Canada, with…

Josh Boutin

It’s Great to be Back

The last time I wrote, I was halfway around the world in New Delhi, India. A few days had passed since our place touched down for the last stop on my BRIC adventure, but we still had three weeks to go. In the two months since, I’ve had the opportunity to explore New Delhi and…

Caitlin Capozzi

Reflecting on Attending SciTech 2016

Post by Michael Brady ’16 Growing up, one of my passions was space exploration. As I have grown, my interest in space has only deepened. With the increase in commercial companies joining an industry historically reserved for wealthy government organizations (US, Russia, and EU), my childhood passion has intersected with my education. When I learned…

Caitlin Capozzi

Reflection: MIT VC & Innovation Conference 2015

Post by Alejandro Caldera ’18 I’m very glad I attended to the MIT VC & Innovation Conference 2015 because it made me feel like I’m on the right track on my path to success, being an entrepreneur. Multiple speakers emphasized on the fact that “this is the age of entrepreneurs”. Attending Babson and knowing that there…

Babson San Francisco

Semester in SF Orientation

Welcome to our fourth group of ugrads in San Francisco! Throughout the Spring 16 semester, students will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the colorful, creative, and vibrant City by the Bay. During orientation, students bonded with faculty, staff, and peers, while learning about the Bay Area’s history and entrepreneurial ecosystem. Together, the ugrads…

Caitlin Capozzi

One Step Closer to My Career Path Through MLT

Post by Fabio Jaime ’17 I was raised in Connecticut, and am originally from Peru. I am studying strategic management, and currently spending my junior-year abroad at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). I am currently a member of the Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT) Career Preparation Program. MLT, a leading non-profit,…

Caitlin Capozzi

Babson Entrepreneurship Forum – Sparking an Entrepreneur’s Inspiration

Post by Priscilla Ning ’19 The Babson Entrepreneurship Forum was a day full of innovative discussion and intriguing panels. I was pleasantly surprised at the smoothness and management of the entire event. Everyone working the event was efficient and helpful, making it very easy to find the right way. I had never been to an event with so many…

Caroline

Why Babson?

As we approach the holiday season and I reflect on the past year, I also think back to one of the best Christmas presents I received roughly four years ago today; my admittance to Babson. Receiving the news that I had gotten in had topped any present under the tree and although I was incredibly…

Caitlin Capozzi

Inspired by Harvard’s Intercollegiate Business Convention

Post by Alice Zuo ’16 “When I think about my ups and downs, I think about my humble beginnings.” This line, taken from Denise Broady’s IBC Talk, resonated deeply with me, as her story about her mother’s escape from Vietnam to the United States almost paralleled my parents’ struggles with migrating from China. Denise was…

Caitlin Capozzi

Net Impact Conference Reflection

Post by Fatoumata Sow ’18 With aid from different sources, one being the Undergraduate Professional Accelerator Fund, I was able to attend this year’s Net Impact Conference in Seattle. It was one of the best conferences I have ever attended, if not the best. There were many amazing speakers, from Stephen Ritz (Green Bronx Machine)…