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Nov 21, 2017, 14:37 ET Babson College Selected As A 'Davis School,' To Provide Need-Based Scholarships To Students From Around The World

Babson College has been selected as a Davis School by the Davis United World College Scholars Program. International students that have completed...


Nov 20, 2017, 12:47 ET Babson's Andrew Corbett, Top-Ranked Entrepreneurship Research Scholar, Appointed Paul T. Babson Professor Of Entrepreneurial Studies

Babson College Entrepreneurship Division Chair Andrew Corbett has been named the Paul T. Babson Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies. The...


Nov 15, 2017, 13:54 ET Babson Professor Launches Entrepreneur ETF, Touts New "Entrepreneur Factor"

Babson College Professor Joel Shulman has launched an "Entrepreneur 30" Exchange Traded Fund (ETF). His innovative ETF holds a basket of the 30...


Nov 13, 2017, 10:12 ET More than 25 Million Americans Are Starting or Running New Businesses

During the past two years, more than 25 million Americans were starting or running new businesses in the United States—according to the Global...


Nov 08, 2017, 13:02 ET Babson College To Host First International Rocket Pitch In Chile

Babson College will host its first-ever international Rocket Pitch competition at Municipalidad de Vitacura in Santiago, Chile, on Thursday,...


Oct 20, 2017, 07:05 ET Babson College Launches IoT For Good Lab: Where Technology, Entrepreneurship, Design, And Social Impact Meet

Babson College and its Lewis Institute for Social Innovation have launched a new IoT For Good Lab—to encourage the creation of social impact...


Oct 12, 2017, 12:41 ET Babson College Names William B. Gartner As Bertarelli Foundation Distinguished Professor Of Family Entrepreneurship

Babson College, ranked No. 1 for entrepreneurship, has announced the appointment of William B. Gartner as its first Bertarelli Foundation...


Sep 29, 2017, 07:15 ET Babson Is the No. 1 College for International Students According to Forbes

Forbes has once again named Babson the No. 1 college in its annual ranking of the 50 Best U.S. Colleges for International Students. "Earning the...


Sep 27, 2017, 11:23 ET Babson College and SENA to Develop New Programs to Strengthen Colombia's Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Babson College and Servicio Nacional de Aprendizaje (SENA) have announced a new collaboration to further advance innovative business training and...


Sep 20, 2017, 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...