Babson Magazine

Spring 2013

Permanent link to Funny Business

Funny Business

Sir John Hargrave, MBA’04, doesn’t look like a troublemaker. Sporting glasses, a sweater, and a button-down shirt, he looks more like an … Has related video

Permanent link to Working with Mom

Working with Mom

One of a parent’s main responsibilities, Judy Achar believes, is to instill in her children a concern for their fellow man. “We live next to …

Permanent link to The Power of Connections

The Power of Connections

Students should do internships, believes Wendy Murphy, assistant professor of management. “They need to try things on,” she says. Networking, …

Permanent link to Embracing a San Francisco Tradition

Embracing a San Francisco Tradition

A chilly, windy San Francisco morning greeted the Babson teams waiting to compete in the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon. Usually, the race takes …

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Sports Update

The women’s basketball team posted its second straight 26-3 record while going 18-0 in the NEWMAC for the fourth consecutive season. Babson …

News, Notes + Nods

Wondering what your classmates have been up to? Come catch up!

Permanent link to A Ride Down the California Coast

A Ride Down the California Coast

If you grow up in California, leaving all that sun and warmth isn’t easy. “I do miss California,” says Cole Bettles ’13. “I miss the ocean, and I …

Permanent link to Len Through the Years

Len Through the Years

This June our 12th president is departing after five years of service. Here’s a glimpse of his accomplishments, on and off campus.

Permanent link to A Shining Gem

A Shining Gem

When I became Babson’s 12th president on July 1, 2008, I knew I was taking the helm of an extraordinary school. I consistently referred to it as …