Babson Magazine

Winter 2015

Steven Keating, MBA’15

Cool Kicks

Whether you play basketball. Or run. Or compete in soccer, or some other sport. Whether you’re an aficionado of hip-hop culture. Or a fashionista. Or maybe even a collector. Chances are you own a pair—or two, or three—of sneakers.

Sneakers also have captured the imagination of many from the Babson community, who give us a peek into this fun, fast-paced industry.

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An Ocean Odyssey

To say that Meredith Loring, MBA’13, and Sami Inkinen, her husband, believe in health and fitness is perhaps an understatement. Loring, who …

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The Road to Russia

When Bill Coyle first went to Russia, the year was 1993, and the Soviet Union had collapsed a mere 13 months earlier. What he found was a country …

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Small Talk with Jennifer Bailey

Jennifer Bailey loves surrounding herself with diversity, whether of people and cultures, or ideas, or art and music. “I love pushing my mind in …

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Flying Downhill

Mark Wallace, MBA’14, a lifelong skier, thinks he may have spent more time on skis than in shoes. One of three founders of Parlor ski company, he …

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A Different Kind of Pitch

The Babson community is no stranger to the rocket pitch. But the Quick Service Incubator, created by the Lewis Institute’s Food Sol, brings a new …

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Introducing the New Graduate Dean

Racing sailboats. Managing a radio station. Studying anthropology. These are some of the experiences that led Will Lamb to become a business …

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Boosting Needham’s Downtown

This past fall, Babson students once again collaborated with the town of Needham to enhance its downtown area and boost local businesses. The …

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Cultivating a Winning Way

In four short years, head coach Eric Neely turned the Babson volleyball program upside down. He took over a team that had one winning record in …

News, Notes + Nods

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

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Sweet Relief

We all know that school can be stressful, especially during finals. To encourage graduate students to take a break during exams, the Graduate …

8 Ideas for a Better World

This March, 12 Babson students will attend the 2015 Clinton Global Initiative University, established by the former president to generate …

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Sports and the Bonds that Connect Us

People often mark important milestones—whether in their own lives or as part of society—with an anniversary celebration. Anniversaries remind us …