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Shannon Sweeny

Babson Professor Richard Bliss Receives Walter H. Carpenter Prize

Long-time Babson professor of finance, Richard Bliss, has received the Walter H. Carpenter Prize for Exceptional Contributions to Babson College. The Carpenter Prize is the most prestigious honor awarded to a Babson employee. Established in 1981, the Carpenter Prize is awarded annually to the individual who best personifies the personal and professional attributes of Walter Carpenter. Recipients…

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Shannon Sweeny

Babson’s Marty Anderson Named Favorite Professor of Top MBAs by Poets & Quants

Babson College senior lecturer in the Technology, Operation and Innovation Management division Marty Anderson has been named one of the Favorites Professors of Top MBAs by Poets and Quants. Ross Chesnick, 2017 Poets & Quants Best and Brightest MBAs, says about Anderson: “Marty Anderson, a part-time Babson faculty member and independent consultant, had one mission…

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Shannon Sweeny

Babson VP for Programming and Community Outreach Jane C. Edmonds Takes Trip to DC with Mayor Walsh and Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce

On May 24, 2017, Babson VP for Programming and Community Outreach Jane C. Edmonds, along with the Boston Chamber of Commerce President James Rooney, Mayor Marty Walsh and 50 Boston business and civic leaders took a trip to Washington D.C. to discuss issues of race and economic mobility. The MA Chamber took a tour of the National Museum…

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Shannon Sweeny

Professor David Nersessian: Multidisciplinary Approaches and Social Enterprise at Babson College

One of the great things about Babson, apart from the high priority that it places on excellence in teaching, is that the College truly values interdisciplinary collaboration among its faculty.  In my view, the best solutions to the tremendous challenges facing the business sector (not to mention those facing our evolving global society at large)…

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Shannon Sweeny

Babson Professors Donnellen and Lawler Retiring

Two Babson faculty members, Anne Donnellon and William Lawler, will be retiring at the end of this academic year. Celebrate Babson faculty with your gift in honor of their service! Anne Donnellon is an Associate Professor of Management at Babson College. She teaches leadership, negotiation, teamwork, and organizational design in the Graduate School of Business…

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Brianna Radicioni

Babson College Honors Faculty of the Year James Bradford and Kevin Mulvaney

At 2017 Commencement ceremonies, Babson College named James Bradford its ‘Undergraduate Teacher of the Year’ and presented Kevin Mulvaney with the F.W Olin Graduate School of Business ‘Thomas Kennedy Award for Teaching Excellence.’ Celebrate Babson faculty with your gift in honor of their service! James Bradford Undergraduate Teacher of the Year James Bradford is an Adjunct Lecturer…

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Michael Chmura

Professor Greene Among Speakers At NERETA Summit

Professor Patti Greene, the Paul T. Babson Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies and Academic Director Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women, will be among the speakers at the North East Regional Employment and Training Association (NERETA) Job Creation Summit June 14-15 in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Greene is a Professor of Entrepreneurship of Babson College, where she holds the Paul…

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Brianna Radicioni

Babson College President Kerry Healey Speaks at UN with International Council for Small Business and Other Global Leaders

On Thursday, May 11, at United Nations headquarters, Babson College President Kerry Healey spoke on a panel about the importance of strong partnerships between higher education institutions and Micro-, Small-, and Medium-Sized Enterprises (MSMEs). The session was a part of a co-hosted event by the International Council for Small Business (ICSB) and the Mission of Argentina—MSMEs Day…

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Brianna Radicioni

Women Make Gains as Largest Massachusetts Nonprofit Leaders: Babson Professors Greenberg and Murphy Research Gender and Racial Diversity on Local Boards

The number of women chief executives at the largest 150 Massachusetts nonprofits grew in recent years, accounting for 26 percent of those jobs, up three percent from two years ago. These findings were recently released in the report, Modest Gains, Robust Benefits, as part of the third biennial Census of Women Directors and Chief Executives of…

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Shannon Sweeny

Value of snow is in the trillions of dollars

Babson professor Michael Goldstein co-authored a paper for the American Geophysical Union, with collaborators the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute’s Matthew Sturm, and Charles Parr (Geophysical Institute) assessing the monetary value of seasonal snow, noting that the costs associated with the ongoing changes in snowfall are, “measured in trillions, not billions, of dollars.” This…

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