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Babson MBAs Making Changes in Social Enterprises – Calliope Desenberg

If there’s a cause she believes in, she’ll participate with fervent dedication; If there’s a jovial moment floating around, you could be more than certain that it’s because of her. She’s charming, articulate and represents everything that a Babson student is all about. Meet Calliope Desenberg, from the Babson Two-Year MBA Class of 2018. As…

Philanthropy with a dash of Bollywood Flair – Ashutosh Pandit MBA ’18

Jovial, hard-working, and proactive are just three of the many adjectives that define Ashutosh Pandit. His quirky and innovative side came out in full force in his application video for the post of the Director of International Relations at the Graduate Student Council. It struck a chord with everyone who voted for him, and ever…

Stephen Keith’s MS’17 Journey to Babson

Name: Stephen Keith MS’17 Hometown: Bethesda, Maryland Education: University of Maryland Baltimore County, Major: Communication and Media Studies, Minors: English, Economics, Entrepreneurship Previous Experience: Interned at UBS with a Private Wealth Management Favorite Babson Entrepreneur: Shriyans Bhandari MS’16 of Greensole What inspired you to pursue your master’s degree at Babson? In May of 2014, I…

Physics, Management, and the Violin – Yutaka Murakami MBA ’17

The sounds of an orchestra tuning their instruments echoed in the halls of the church. I quickly went to go find my seat at the pews. Looking through every row of the orchestra on stage I quickly spotted my classmate Yutaka as he stared at sheets on his music stand, practicing the notes in his…

My Summer as an MBA Intern: Three Stories from Babson Students

Felipe Julião, MBA 2017 Hometown: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Education:  Ibmec Business School (BA Business and Marketing), Fundação Getulio Vargas / FGV (Postgraduate Project Management) Previous Experience: Marketing, Strategy and Business analytics at Helen of Troy – PUR Water Filtration and Consulting Industry Activities: Co-President – Babson Marketing Club Favorite Babson Start-up: Flora Ekpe-Idang M’17 – Corage Dolls   Summer Internship:…

“Cheers” to a Day in the Life of Two Babson MBA Students

Guest Writer: Prateek Chakrabarty Hometown: New Delhi, India Education: Amity University, New Delhi Previous Experience: Technology Consulting – Indian Tobacco Company; Marketing and Advertising – Koenig Solutions Ltd. Activities: VP Club Management, Graduate Student Council; Head Coach, MBA Soccer Club Favorite Babson Entrepreneur: Courtney Wilson, Founder – Dropzone for Veterans The alarm rings at 6 AM, and her day begins.…