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Babson grads find match made in Heaven: Christianity & Mixed Martial Arts

Babson College MBA alumni Chris LeSchack, Paul Proctor, Maxwell Chang, and Ashit Ghevaria shared executive producer duties for a new film called “Fight Church” that debuts April 24-26 at the Independent Film Festival Boston. Fight Church asks the question: “Can you really love your neighbor as yourself and then punch him in the face?” It is a feature […]

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Babson Players to perform “Chicago”

The Babson Players present the musical “Chicago” this April 10-12 at 8-10pm. Tickets are $3 for current Babson/Olin/Wellesley students and $5 for everyone else. The theatre troupe says this is a PG-13 show (though the poster indicates maybe even racier than that). Online tickets here.

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Babson 2014 commencement speakers: designer Tory Burch, philanthropist Bobby Sager

Babson College has named two successful business people as its 2014 commencement speakers for its May 17 ceremonies. ​Tory Burch, CEO and designer of Tory Burch, will address undegrads, while Bobby Sager, founder of the Sager Family Traveling Foundation and Roadshow will speak to grad students. Burch opened a small Manhattan boutique in 2004 that has grown […]

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Chance the Rapper making his way to Wellesley

Chance the Rapper, a hot young hip hop artist whose hits include “Everybody’s Something,” will be performing at Wellesley College during its Spring Week events on April 23. He’s doing the school rounds, also performing at Wheaton College next month. Rapper Sage the Gemini will appear on the Wellesley College campus next month as well, […]

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Electronic dance group Krewella to headline Babson spring concert in Wellesley

Babson College students on April 26 will enjoy a concert on their Wellesley campus by the electronic dance music outfit Krewella, which is touring behind its “Get Wet” album. Babson’s spring concert in the past has drawn acts such as Ke$ha and Girl Talk. Last year, Steve Aoki was in the house. Tickets to such […]

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Word “Orgasm” makes long-awaited debut on Swellesley Report

From Babson College: On Wednesday, March 5, Babson will screen the film Orgasm Inc. (80 minutes) followed by a discussion with filmmaker Liz Canner in Knight Auditorium, beginning at 6 PM. Orgasm Inc. is award-winning director Liz Canner’s first feature documentary. ”In the shocking and hilarious documentary ORGASM INC., filmmaker Liz Canner takes a job editing erotic […]

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Last-minute entertainment option: Guitarist Colin Thurmond at Babson Saturday night, Feb. 22

From Babson Arts: Virtuoso guitarist Colin Thurmond performs works inspired by folk music from around the world, focusing especially on “sonidos latinos,” at 8pm tonight at Babson College. Colin Thurmond  is music director of toUch performance art, a genre-bending performing arts company combining, music, dance, theatre, and circus arts in immersive settings. His latest creation, […]

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