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Aug 25, 2014, 15:43 ET

Babson Executive Education Wins Prestigious Award For Entrepreneurship Work With Scotland

 Babson Executive Education has won Silver in the 2014 EFMD Excellence in Practice Awards for the Saltire Fellowship Program, a Babson...

Jul 28, 2014, 18:58 ET
Money magazine has named Babson the No. 1 college in America on its new list of Best Colleges, "a new approach to ranking colleges that uses unique measures of educational quality, affordability, and career outcomes to help families find the right school at the right price." (PRNewsFoto/Babson College)

Money Magazine Ranks Babson No. 1 College

 Money magazine has named Babson the No. 1 college in America on its new list of Best Colleges, "a new approach to ranking colleges that uses...

Jul 17, 2014, 15:11 ET

Babson's Professor Grewal Named To Thomson Reuters 2014 World's Most Influential Scientific Minds List

Babson College Professor Dhruv Grewal has been named to the Thomson Reuters 2014 report of The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds. The...

Jul 16, 2014, 09:45 ET

Babson's Foundation of Management and Entrepreneurship Course (FME) Receives Curriculum Innovation Award

Babson College's required first-year course, Foundations of Management and Entrepreneurship (FME), has received the Excellence in Curriculum...

Jul 09, 2014, 11:00 ET

Babson Undergraduate And Graduate Ventures Supported By Summer Hatcheries

Select Babson College ventures are receiving support this summer in Undergraduate and MBA Hatcheries on campus. As part of the John E. and Alice...

Jul 09, 2014, 10:46 ET

Babson College Earns EQUIS Reaccreditation

Babson College has received a full, five-year EQUIS reaccreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). According to...

Jul 02, 2014, 14:27 ET

BeautyBar by B.Lo Named Undergraduate Student Business Of The Year By Babson Student Government

 BeautyBar by B.Lo, a business that creates a unique experience offering makeovers to women, has been named 2014 Undergraduate Student Business...

Jun 24, 2014, 16:45 ET

Babson Hosts 16 Entrepreneur Teams In 2014 Summer Venture Program

 Babson College selected 16 teams to participate in this year's 2014 Summer Venture Program. Sponsored by the Arthur M. Blank Center for...

Jun 18, 2014, 12:12 ET

Who Are the Happiest Entrepreneurs in America? Successful Women Business Owners, According to Researchers at Babson College and Baruch College

The happiness levels of American women entrepreneurs are surging as they assume the role of successful business owner,...

Jun 09, 2014, 16:30 ET

Babson Entrepreneurs Join 2014 MassChallenge Accelerator Class

Six Babson startups were among the 128 global finalists chosen to advance to the MassChallenge 2014 Accelerator Program. This year's class was...

Jun 05, 2014, 13:32 ET
Bertarelli Foundation Co-Chair Dona Bertarelli and Babson President Kerry Healey at signing establishing Bertarelli Foundation Distinguished Professor of Family Entrepreneurship at Babson College (PRNewsFoto/Babson College)

Babson College Establishes Bertarelli Foundation Chair of Family Entrepreneurship

Babson College has announced that the Bertarelli Foundation is funding a new faculty chair, the Bertarelli Foundation Distinguished Professor of...

Jun 04, 2014, 15:45 ET

World's Top Entrepreneurial Minds To Gather At Ivey Business School To Share Latest Research At Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BCERC)

 Is there an entrepreneurial gene? How does family affect female entrepreneurs? How are entrepreneurs resourceful? The Ivey Business School...

Jun 02, 2014, 15:06 ET

Professor Alfred (Fred) J. Nanni Jr. Named Babson College Provost

Alfred (Fred) J. Nanni Jr., Professor of Accounting, has been named Provost of Babson College. "Fred Nanni is one of Babson's most experienced...

May 29, 2014, 18:00 ET

Babson Appoints New Associate Vice President And Dean Of Student Affairs

Dr. Lawrence (Larry) P. Ward, the Associate Dean for Academic Programs at American University's Kogod School of Business, has been named Associate...

May 28, 2014, 13:33 ET

William B. Lamb Named Murata Dean of Babson College's F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business

Babson College has named William B. Lamb the Murata Dean of its top-ranked graduate school, the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business. Lamb...

May 19, 2014, 15:25 ET
Babson Establishes Scholarship Program for Undergraduate International Students. (PRNewsFoto/Babson College)

Babson Establishes Scholarship Program for Undergraduate International Students

Babson College President Kerry Murphy Healey today announced the launch of the Global Scholars Program, offering four-year, full-tuition,...

Apr 29, 2014, 16:52 ET

Entrepreneurial Leaders Tory Burch, Bobby Sager, And Leonard Schlesinger Named Babson College Commencement Speakers And Honorees

Tory Burch, CEO and designer of Tory Burch, an American lifestyle brand; Bobby Sager, entrepreneur, philanthropist, photographer and founder, Sager...

Apr 28, 2014, 18:29 ET

Babson Tech Firm HigherMe Wins $15,000 In Startup Rounds Business Contest

HigherMe, a Babson tech startup that makes it easier for retail employers to hire qualified workers, took home the $15,000 first prize in Startup...

Apr 25, 2014, 14:20 ET

Babson College Among The Princeton Review's 332 Green Colleges For Sustainability

Babson College is one of the 332 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review. The...

Apr 24, 2014, 14:19 ET

Babson's Tom Davenport Among 21 Thought-Leader Professors in Data Science

Babson's Tom Davenport has been recognized as one of the "21 Thought-Leader Professors in Data Science" by the website Master's in Data...