Category Archives: Education

Business royalty to do Shakespeare in Wellesley

The third edition of Commonwealth Shakespeare Company’s Shakespeare & Leadership series is slated for Tuesday, April 28 at Babson College’s Carling-Sorenson Theatre in Wellesley, and will feature a bunch of business executives doing a staged reading of King Lear. Directed by Steven Maler and featuring Boston actor Will Lyman, confirmed participants include Kerry Healey President, Babson College; Jarrett Barrios CEO, American Red Cross, Los […]

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Wellesley High, Middle School runners get Boston Marathon weekend off to fast start

Runners from Wellesley Middle School and Wellesley High School took part in the Boston Athletic Association’s Invitational Mile and 1000 meter races. Representing Wellesley High were Andrew Wink, David Segall, Kylie Griffin and Lindsay Harris. WMS runners listed in the results were Shin Kim, Ellie Meara and Bridget Ulian. Results here. Congrats to these 4 who […]

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Babson bubbling over with entrepreneurs

We know, we know: Babson is #1 in entrepreneurship, something the school’s marketers are quick to point out. And in recent weeks, the Wellesley school has really been touting its accomplished students and alums. A sampling: *Junior Ava Anderson started the company Ava Anderson Non Toxic back in 2009 to deliver safe personal care products as […]

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Athletic Director Bill Raynor named MassBay commencement speaker

MassBay Community College has named Bill Raynor, the school’s athletics director, as the commencement speaker for the class of 2015. Commencement exercises will be held on Thursday, May 21, at 6:00pm. Raynor has led the college’s men’s basketball team to national wins, most recently earning the New England Region XXI championship in 2013. He has […]

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Big local job opening: Wellesley College president Bottomly leaving in 2016

Wellesley College President Kim Bottomly (a.k.a. KBot) announced Friday that she will step down as president in July 2016, passing the baton to whoever comes next to lead the school during the rest of its big 2025 campus renewal project. She joined the college in 2007 as Wellesley’s 13th president, bringing with her a biology and […]

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MassBay to offer great Wellesley summer camp bargain

MassBay Community College is accepting registration applications for its Summer Bridge program. The two-week program, which runs July 6 – 17, offers two tracks, both billed as two weeks of fun in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). Participants can select either one transferable course for credit that is open to rising juniors and seniors, […]

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