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VC with Facebook roots, architect with TED pedigree tapped as Babson commencement speakers

Babson College has named alumnus Kevin Colleran ‘03, an early executive at Facebook and current managing partner at venture capital firm Slow Ventures, and Richard Saul Wurman, an architect and author who created and chaired the TED (Technology, Entertainment, and Design) Conference, will both be honored during Commencement Ceremonies on May 16. Colleran will address undegrads at 10 a.m. and […]

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Fun facts from Babson College community report 2014

Babson College every year issues a community report that gives it a chance to remind us of how lucky we are to have the school in the neighborhood. Indeed, we do try to take advantage of what Babson offers the public, including cultural, sports and other offerings. Anyway, a few fun or at least interesting facts from the […]

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Big Sean, The Chainsmokers to headline Babson spring concert

Babson College’s Campus Activities Board has announced its Spring Concert: Detroit MC Big Sean (latest album was #1 on Billboard chart and produced by Kanye West) and DJ duo The Chainsmokers are coming to town on April 11 at 8pm. $20 per ticket. RELATED: Wellesley College reveals Spring Concert act

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Liz Walker headlines Babson Black Affinity Conference

Babson will host its 16th annual Black Affinity Conference on Feb. 27-28, 2015. The two-day celebration during Black History month was created to strengthen innovation and entrepreneurial leadership among Babson’s alumni, students, faculty, and staff. The event is open to the public and costs $25. Successful entrepreneurs will share their visions, and a series of interactiv​​e […]

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Celebrate Black History Month at Babson on Feb. 23

Educator Dr. Steve Perry and Musical Historian Lawrence “Larry” Watson  will join the Babson Community on February 23rd to celebrate the contributions and historic impact African Americans have had on our nation. Register here Dr. Perry will deliver a thought-provoking discussion about the social issues that build both the individual and the community. Featured in […]

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Movie “Watchers of the Sky” coming to Babson on Feb. 11

BabsonARTS continues its Global Film series with a screening of “Watchers of the Sky” (2014) on Wednesday, February 11, 7 pm at Carling-Sorenson Theater at Babson College, Wellesley, MA.  Directed by Edet Belzberg, “Watchers of the Sky” interweaves four stories of remarkable courage, compassion, and determination, while setting out to uncover the forgotten life of Raphael Lemkin—the man who created […]

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