Babson Magazine

Winter 2017


Doing Business and Doing Good

Wanting to align their personal beliefs with their professional lives, these alumni sought jobs at for-profit companies committed to environmental and social good.

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Home at the Rink

For these alumni, hockey is less about winning and losing and more about the lessons you learn on the ice and the lifelong friends you make.

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Learning What Matters

Dessislava Pachamanova grew up in Bulgaria in a time of upheaval. Much of her childhood was spent in the capital of Sofia, an old city full of …

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The Cyberwarriors

Last fall, when people on the East Coast reached their desks the morning of Friday, October 21, many had trouble loading popular websites such as …

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Small Talk with Leeann Simons

When Leeann Simons was in her 20s, she lived above a health food store. She remembers looking at the supplements, reading various health claims, …

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Offering Warmth and Comfort

Shortly before starting his first year at Babson, Maxwell Perry ’19 sat at dinner with his mom, Shelley, brainstorming new business ideas. He was …

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Three Days of Tough, Honest Talk

For three days every January, Babson Posse Scholars and their invited guests travel to the woods of New Hampshire. There, in a quiet setting far …

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No Script, No Problem

On Wednesday nights in Gerber Hall, room 215, a band of Babson students gathers for rehearsal. The students, members of the improv comedy troupe …

News, Notes + Nods

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

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Field Hockey Makes the Final Four

This fall, field hockey made program history by not only advancing to the semifinals in the NCAA Tournament, but also becoming the first Babson …