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May 05, 2015, 14:11 ET

Babson College Professor Offers Historical Context To Recent Protests

Babson College History Professor Frederick Douglass Opie offers new insights into the causes and results of 20th century social movements in his...

May 01, 2015, 15:45 ET

Babson College Professor Jones Examines Shortcomings Of The World Trade Organization And Possible Solutions

Babson College Economics Professor Dr. Kent Jones has authored Reconstructing the World Trade Organization for the 21st Century - An Institutional...

Apr 29, 2015, 15:12 ET

Babson College Among Most Environmentally Friendly Colleges In The World, According To The Princeton Review

 Babson College is one of the 353 most environmentally responsible colleges in the world, according to The Princeton Review. The education...

Apr 27, 2015, 12:53 ET
Babson College establishes new, endowed distinguished professorship - Steven C. and Carmella R. Kletjian Foundation Distinguished Professor in Global Surgery - with $3 million gift by Steven C. and Carmella R. Kletjian Foundation. Donald Hannan III (right), Director of the Kletjian Foundation, joined Babson President Kerry Healey (left) at ceremony to formally establish the new distinguished professorship.

Babson College Announces the Establishment of a New Distinguished Professorship in Global Surgery

Babson College has established a new, endowed distinguished professorship, the Steven C. and Carmella R. Kletjian Foundation Distinguished...

Apr 24, 2015, 13:28 ET
Babson College is hosting its inaugural Latin America Summit / Global Master of Business Administration Reunion -- Babson Connect: Worldwide -- an unprecedented opportunity for the global Babson community to gather and celebrate Entrepreneurship of All Kinds(R).   This global gathering is taking place April 24-26, 2015 in historic Cartagena, Colombia, a celebrated World Heritage city.

Babson College Hosts Babson Connect: Worldwide - Its Inaugural Latin America Summit / Global MBA Reunion in Cartagena, Colombia

Babson College is hosting its inaugural Latin America Summit / Global Master of Business Administration Reunion -- Babson Connect:...

Apr 22, 2015, 13:39 ET

Babson Professor Frederick Douglass Opie Explores Food Traditions In Early 20th Century Florida

 Babson College Professor of History and Foodways Frederick Douglass Opie has authored the new book, Zora Neale Hurston on Florida Food:...

Apr 16, 2015, 13:06 ET
Ruthie Davis M'93, a leading independent designer and the founder of the only luxury female American shoe designer label in the industry; and Michael Bastian '87, an American fashion designer known for his namesake label,Michael Bastian, and his work for brands such as GANT, will be inducted into The Babson College Alumni Entrepreneur Hall of Fame during ceremonies on the Wellesley campus on April 16, 2015.

Babson College to Honor Fashion Entrepreneurs Ruthie Davis and Michael Bastian

 Ruthie Davis M'93, a leading independent designer and the founder of the only luxury female American shoe designer label in the industry;...

Apr 09, 2015, 12:28 ET

First-year Babson College Undergraduates Launch 33 Businesses

Babson College students have launched 33 new businesses as part of the Foundations of Management and Entrepreneurship (FME) course, a 7-credit...

Apr 08, 2015, 12:47 ET

Babson College 2015 B.E.T.A. Challenge Showcases Student & Alumni Startups

The Babson College B.E.T.A. (Babson Entrepreneurial Thought and Action®) Challenge kicks off on April 8th, 2015, recognizing major milestones...

Apr 07, 2015, 15:16 ET

Babson College's Lewis Institute to Honor Social Entrepreneurs From Partners in Health and Channels of Hope

 The Lewis Institute at Babson College will honor five global social entrepreneurs with the 2015 Social Innovator Awards during a Wellesley...

Apr 02, 2015, 13:02 ET

Lemonade Day Boston To Make Largest Community Impact To Date

Babson College and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh have announced exciting new plans for Lemonade Day Boston 2015, now in its 5th consecutive year...

Apr 01, 2015, 13:20 ET

Babson College To Host Energy And Environmental Conference On April 9th

 Babson's Energy and Environmental Club (BEEC) will convene a host of leading environmental enthusiasts for its 9th annual Energy and...

Mar 30, 2015, 14:03 ET

Babson College Latin American Club To Host 7th Annual Latin American Forum

 Babson College's F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business and the Babson Latin American Club have announced the list of confirmed speakers for...

Mar 27, 2015, 13:03 ET

Babson College Among Top 30 MBA and MA Programs According to Eduniversal

Babson's MBA and MS programs have been ranked among the top 4,000 in 30 fields of study, across 154 countries, by Eduniversal. According to the...

Mar 19, 2015, 15:01 ET

Donna Sosnowski Named Director of Babson College's Undergraduate Center for Career Development

 Donna Sosnowski has been named Director of Babson's Undergraduate Center for Career Development, bringing a unique ensemble of talents and...

Mar 17, 2015, 14:29 ET

Babson, Lemonade Day Boston Now Offering Free Professional Development Training For Boston Public School Teachers

Babson College and its signature community resource, Lemonade Day Boston, are hosting free trainings for Boston Public School teachers, each worth...

Mar 11, 2015, 09:52 ET
U.S.News & World Report has ranked Babson's MBA program No. 1 in entrepreneurship for the 22nd consecutive year in its 2016 list of Best Graduate Schools.

U.S.News & World Report Ranks Babson MBA No. 1 for Entrepreneurship

U.S.News & World Report has ranked Babson's MBA program No. 1 in entrepreneurship for the 22nd consecutive year in its 2016 list of Best...

Mar 09, 2015, 09:47 ET
Babson College again has been named the No. 1 business college for return on investment (ROI), according to PayScale Inc.

Babson Named No. 1 Business College for ROI, According to PayScale 2015 College Return on Investment Report

 Babson College again has been named the No. 1 business college for return on investment (ROI), according to PayScale Inc., the world's...

Mar 04, 2015, 13:07 ET

Babson's Cutler Center To Host Investment Conference March 27th

 Babson will bring together leading professionals from Washington to Wall Street to share their insights, provide perspective, and identify the...

Mar 03, 2015, 12:15 ET

Phillip Knutel Named Vice President And Chief Information Officer Of Babson College

 Dr. Phillip Knutel, former Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Bentley University, has been named Vice President and Chief Information Officer...