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Sustainability Newsletter

Campus events that feature sustainability, new initiatives on campus, and sustainability leaders on campus are featured. If you would like to share an event, initiative, or nominate someone in the Babson community for the sustainability spotlight, please contact sustainability@babson.edu. Submissions for the next month are due by the 25th of the prior month.

Friday, February 23, 2018

  • Good Business Friday: A Continuing Babson ...
    Good Business Friday: A Continuing Babson Social Innovation Journey with Breeana Blackmon '15 Full Details [X]
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Babson Campus - Reynolds Campus Center - Global Lounge
    <span style="font-size: 11px; font-family: Verdana; color: #605f5d;">Join us on Friday, February 23 from noon to 1:30pm in the Reynolds Global Lounge for an engaged conversation&nbsp;with Breeana Blackmon '15.</span><br style="color: #605f5d; font-family: Verdana; font-size: 11px;" /> <br style="color: #605f5d; font-family: Verdana; font-size: 11px;" /> <span style="font-size: 11px; font-family: Verdana; color: #605f5d;">Good Business Fridays are open and casual discussions about creating and maintaining a business in today&rsquo;s world. Some discussions feature guests with insights on a key topic, while others are open forums for students, alums, staff, and faculty to support and advise each other about their business concerns, ventures, and ideas. Come when you can, there is no such thing as late!</span><br />
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  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • | Babson Campus - Reynolds Campus Center - Global Lounge
  • Tags: Entrepreneurship:Social Entrepreneurship

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

  • Community Table February 27
    Community Table February 27 Full Details [X]
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Babson Campus
    Babson Campus - Arthur M. Blank Center
    Babson Campus - Arthur M. Blank Center - Rotunda
    Join Food Sol for this Community Table featuring Rachel Kopay on the topic of international agribusiness. 1-2PM, ground floor of the Blank Center. <br /> <br /> For eaters and entre­pre­neurs to connect and share&nbsp;for action. Design is always one table, one conver­sation, with attendees driving the content. <span style="font-size: 11pt; color: #006644;">No registration required</span><span style="font-size: 11pt; color: #006644;">.</span><span style="font-size: 11pt;"> </span>Simply come when you can, leave when you need to, bring your lunch or a snack if you wish.
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  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • | Multiple Locations
  • Tags: Entrepreneurship:Social Entrepreneurship

Friday, March 2, 2018

  • Good Business Friday: Arts Driving Busines...
    Good Business Friday: Arts Driving Business and Social Change with Adam Sanders Full Details [X]
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Babson Campus - Reynolds Campus Center - Global Lounge
    <span style="font-size: 11px; font-family: Verdana; color: #605f5d;">Join us on Friday, March 2 from noon to 1:30pm in the Reynolds Global Lounge for an engaged conversation with Steve Maler and Adam Sanders of the Sorenson Center for the Arts and Commonwealth Shakespeare Company.&nbsp;</span><br style="color: #605f5d; font-family: Verdana; font-size: 11px;" /> <br style="color: #605f5d; font-family: Verdana; font-size: 11px;" /> <span style="font-size: 11px; font-family: Verdana; color: #605f5d;">Good Business Fridays are open and casual discussions about creating and maintaining a business in today&rsquo;s world. Some discussions feature guests with insights on a key topic, while others are open forums for students, alums, staff, and faculty to support and advise each other about their business concerns, ventures, and ideas. Come when you can, there is no such thing as late!</span><br />
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  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • | Babson Campus - Reynolds Campus Center - Global Lounge
  • Tags: Entrepreneurship:Social Entrepreneurship

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

  • Community Table March 6
    Community Table March 6 Full Details [X]
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Babson Campus
    Babson Campus - Arthur M. Blank Center
    Join Food Sol for this Community Table featuring Laura Edwards-Orr of Red Tomato. 1-2PM, ground floor of the Blank Center. <br /> <br /> For eaters and entre­pre­neurs to connect and share&nbsp;for action. Design is always one table, one conver­sation, with attendees driving the content. <span style="font-size: 11pt; color: #006644;">No registration required</span><span style="font-size: 11pt; color: #006644;">.</span><span style="font-size: 11pt;"> </span>Simply come when you can, leave when you need to, bring your lunch or a snack if you wish.
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  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • | Multiple Locations
  • Tags: Entrepreneurship:Social Entrepreneurship

Thursday, March 8, 2018

  • CWEL Lunch and Learn: Finding a Cure Throu...
    CWEL Lunch and Learn: Finding a Cure Through Entrepreneurship Full Details [X]
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Babson Campus - Olin Hall - Needham/Wellesley Room
    <strong><span style="color: #006644;">CWEL Lunch and Learn: Finding a Cure Through Entrepreneurship</span></strong><br /> <br /> How does a non-profit organization use entrepreneurship to create life-changing drugs and royalties of $3.3 billion? <br /> <br /> Join the Babson community for a lunch and learn, where <strong>Catherine</strong> "<strong>Cam" McLoud, Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation</strong> will share how this &ldquo;orphan disease&rdquo; organization has applied entrepreneurial thought and action to create a revenue stream through the development of life-changing drugs, leading to daring new opportunities and positioning the organization to aggressively fund research until CF stands for &ldquo;Cure Found&rdquo;.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> Whether you or a loved one has been touched by Cystic Fibrosis or you are looking for inspiration from McLoud&rsquo;s business-minded non-profit strategies, you won&rsquo;t want to miss this event. <br /> <br /> All faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends are welcome. Lunch will be served.<br /> <br /> <strong>About Cam McLoud:</strong><br /> <br /> McLoud is a seasoned executive with more than 35 years' experience in leadership positions in the hospitality business, most recently as president of the consulting company Commonwealth Hospitality, LLC. She is the Chair of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's Board of Trustees where she served for more than 30 years. McLoad also serves as Executive-in-Residence for the Center for Women&rsquo;s Entrepreneurial Leadership at Babson College.&nbsp;<br /> <div>&nbsp;</div> <strong>Date and Time:&nbsp;<br /> </strong>Thursday, March 8, 2018<br /> 12 - 1:30 p.m.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> <strong>Location:<br /> </strong>Needham/Wellesley Room<br /> Olin Hall, Babson College<br /> 4 Babson College Drive<br /> Wellesley, MA 02482<br /> <br /> <strong>Event Cost:</strong>&nbsp;This is a complimentary event.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> <strong>Register today</strong> by clicking the button at the top!<br /> <hr /> <strong>Contact Information:<br /> </strong> Name: Valerie Paquette<br /> Phone: 781-239-5001<br /> Email: <span style="color: #006643;"><a href="mailto:vpaquette@babson.edu"><span style="color: #006643;">vpaquetteF@babson.edu</span></a></span><br /> <hr /> <span style="font-family: Verdana; font-size: 10px; color: #605f5d;">Babson College is pleased to pass along information regarding alumni volunteer activities and events that may be of interest to you. &nbsp;The College does not directly control these activities and events, and assumes no responsibility for any related damage, injury, or loss. This event is being photographed for display, distribution, and broadcast, including on television and the world wide web. By attending or participating in this event, you are giving your consent to be photographed and waiving any and all claims regarding the use of the image.</span><br /> <hr />
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  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • | Babson Campus - Olin Hall - Needham/Wellesley Room
  • Tags: Entrepreneurship:Social Entrepreneurship

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