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00:00 ET Survey Finds Teachers Are Critical to K-12 District Curriculum Adoption Decisions Prompted by New Standards

Over three-quarters of K-12 districts have made at least one full-course curricula adoption decision over the past three years, with the need to...


Sep 19, 2017, 13:14 ET Babson College, Xiamen University, And Peking University Press Debut 10-Book 'Babson Faculty Series' In Support Of Entrepreneurship Education In Asia

Babson College, Xiamen University, and Peking University Press have announced a first-of-its kind, global collaboration to bring Babson's...


Sep 15, 2017, 12:31 ET Babson College Plans New Facility Dedicated To Collaborative Student-Led Projects

Babson College has announced plans to build a new facility designed to host student-led projects involving product development and the launch of...


Sep 13, 2017, 08:05 ET U.S. News & World Report Ranks Babson College No. 1 For Entrepreneurship For 21st Consecutive Time

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Babson College the No. 1 undergraduate school for entrepreneurship in the United States for the 21st...


Sep 08, 2017, 12:55 ET 23 Women-Led Ventures Join Babson College's Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab® Boston

Twenty-four high-potential women entrepreneurs have been selected to participate in Babson College's Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab® Boston—a...


Sep 07, 2017, 08:00 ET Women's Entrepreneurial Activity Up 10 Percent, Closing the Gender Gap by 5 Percent Since 2014

Over the past year, 163 million women were starting businesses across 74 economies worldwide—this according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor...


Sep 06, 2017, 10:44 ET Robert and Jan Weissman's Lifetime Giving to Babson reaches a Record $100 Million

Robert (Bob) Weissman '64, H'94, P'87 '90 and his wife, Jan Weissman P'87 '90, have made a $36.3 million gift to Babson College, enabling...


Aug 21, 2017, 13:02 ET Babson to Induct Cyril Camus '91 into its Alumni Hall of Fame and Honor 2017 Rising Stars

Cyril Camus '91, Chairman of Camus Cognac, a family business leader and entrepreneur, will be inducted into the Babson Alumni Entrepreneur Hall of...


Aug 17, 2017, 10:29 ET Babson College Unveils Plans for New Recreation and Athletics Center

Babson College has announced plans to start construction for a new modern, multi-use recreation and athletics center that will support a wide range...


Aug 02, 2017, 10:25 ET Babson Executive Education Welcomes Back Kenyan Women Entrepreneurs for Launch and Grow

After a successful first year, Babson College has kicked-off a year-long program with a second group of women entrepreneurs from Africa. Babson...


Jul 24, 2017, 14:16 ET Babson College to Expand to Miami

Massachusetts-based Babson College, recognized world leader in entrepre­neurship education, is expanding to Miami, Florida, with three graduate...


Jul 20, 2017, 10:17 ET Marla M. Capozzi, MBA'96 and McKinsey & Company Veteran, Appointed to Chair the Babson College Board of Trustees

Babson College, the recognized global leader in entrepreneurship education and women's entrepreneurial leadership, has announced the appointment of...


Jul 13, 2017, 14:11 ET Money Magazine Names Babson College Top Five for Business Majors in the United States

Babson College has been recognized by Money magazine as one of the top five U.S. schools for business majors in its new 2017 Best Colleges For Your...


May 31, 2017, 13:58 ET Babson WIN Lab and WE BOS to Host Free Summer Soiree on June 7--WIN Lab Applications Now Open Through June 30 for All Women Entrepreneurs

Babson College's Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab® and Women Entrepreneurs Boston (WE BOS) invite all to attend their annual Summer Soiree—a free...


May 30, 2017, 13:29 ET 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...


May 25, 2017, 14:49 ET Entrepreneurs from Babson College's Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab Have Raised Nearly $5.5 Million in Funding Since Program Launch in 2013

Women Innovating Now (WIN) Lab® just wrapped up its fourth year with two grand finale events in Boston and Miami, adding 37 leading women...


May 24, 2017, 16:59 ET MassChallenge Welcomes Babson Entrepreneurs into 2017 Accelerator Program

Two Babson graduate alumni businesses—DropZone for Veterans and GEMS Boxes—have been named finalists in the 2017 MassChallenge Boston accelerator...


May 23, 2017, 17:41 ET Longtime Babson Faculty Celebrate Milestones

This year, Babson College is celebr­ating the careers and accomplish­ments of a number of its longer serving and valued faculty members. Sydel...


May 22, 2017, 13:08 ET Babson College Again Featured in Princeton Review's "Colleges That Create Futures" Book

Babson College, ranked No. 1 for entrepreneurship, is one of the nation's best institutions at offering its undergrads both outstanding academics...


May 19, 2017, 14:57 ET Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Nobel Laureate and First Female President of an African Nation, to Deliver Commencement Address at Babson College

Babson College announces that Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will deliver the Commencement address to undergraduate students and graduate...


May 18, 2017, 14:19 ET 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...


May 17, 2017, 15:07 ET The University of Oklahoma Michael F. Price College of Business to Host 37th Annual Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference

Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BCERC), widely considered the premier conference for entrepreneurial research, was established...


May 16, 2017, 18:02 ET Babson Entrepreneurs Chosen For 2017 Summer Venture Accelerator

Babson, ranked No. 1 for entrepreneurship, has announced the 14 teams that will be participating in the ninth Summer Venture Program (SVP) through...


May 15, 2017, 14:04 ET Babson College Among Top MBA Programs for Finance Careers According to Financial Times

WELLESLEY, Mass., May 15, 2017 Babson College's F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business full-time MBA program has been recog­nized as one of the top...


May 12, 2017, 15:00 ET Babson College Launches Master of Science in Business Analytics in San Francisco

Following the launch of the Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program at the Wellesley campus, Babson College, ranked No. 1 for...