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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.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

  • MBA Impact Hour with Dave Stangis
    MBA Impact Hour with Dave Stangis Full Details [X]
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Join us on October 19th &nbsp;from 5 to 6pm in The Lewis Institute&rsquo;s offices (Olin 240-249 suite) to have a discussion with Dave Stangis: Vice President, Corporate Responsibility and Chief Sustainability Officer at Campbell Soup; Co-Author of "21st Century Corporate Citizenship: A Practical Guide to Delivering Value to Society and Your Business"; and Babson Entrepreneur in Residence. <br /> <br /> MBA Impact Hours are real and relevant conversations about issues influencing business and society, and are designed to help Babson MBAs deep dive into issues of importance that will amplify the impact of their careers. They are typically held over light snacks at inside The Lewis Institute Offices (Olin 240-249 suite) from 5 - 6pm. <br /> <br /> These conversations are open to Babson MBA students and alumni, but registration is required. To register, please email Jennifer MacDonald at jmacdonald2@babson.edu. Come prepared to join us for a good, engaged conversation. <br /> <br /> To learn more about MBA Impact Hours and see the rest of the Fall 2017 schedule, please visit our webpage: http://www.babson.edu/Academics/centers/the-lewis-institute/programs/Pages/MBA-Impact-Hour.aspx
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  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tags: Entrepreneurship:Social Entrepreneurship

Friday, October 20, 2017

  • Changemaker Marketplace: How Do You Make C...
    Changemaker Marketplace: How Do You Make Change? with Dallase Scott Full Details [X]
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    <p style="color: #222222; font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;"><span style="font-size: 14px; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">Stop by the&nbsp;<strong>Park Manor West Green&nbsp;</strong>on<strong>&nbsp;Friday, October 20<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;from&nbsp;<span class="aQJ" data-term="goog_849660438" tabindex="0" style="border-bottom: 1px dashed #cccccc;">1-3PM</span></strong>&nbsp;for a marketplace of social and sustainability innovation on campus!&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 14px;">Meet sustainable local and alumni businesses, discover opportunities to get involved on campus, enjoy delicious food, and get a free sustainable t-shirt and spork!</span></p> This event is sponsored by The Lewis Institute and the Sustainability Office.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> Note: Rain location: Inside Reynolds Campus Center.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />
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  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Tags: Entrepreneurship:Social Entrepreneurship
  • Good Business Friday with Dallase Scott
    Good Business Friday with Dallase Scott Full Details [X]
    1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    <span style="font-size: 14px;">The Lewis Institute and the Sustainability Office will host a Changemaker Marketplace on Friday, October 20, from 1:00 to 2:30pm on the Park Manor West Lawn. As part of this marketplace of social innovation and ideas, we'll be moving our weekly Good Business Friday sessions to the Lawn and featuring Dallase Scott, Director of Change Management at GreenerU. Join us as we discuss ways that all of us can make change in our lives, our communities, and beyond, and unearth the steps you can take to make change immediately.</span><span style="font-size: 14px;"><br /> <br /> You can learn more about Dallase Scott and GreenerU here:&nbsp;https://www.greeneru.com/about/<br /> <br /> <strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">NOTE: Location changed to Park Manor West Lawn. Rain Location:&nbsp;Reynolds&nbsp;Global Lounge. Time changed to 1:00-2:30PM.&nbsp;</span></strong><br /> <br /> 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!<br /> <br /> </span> <div><span style="font-size: 13.5pt;"><br /> </span></div>
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  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Tags: Entrepreneurship:Social Entrepreneurship

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

  • Community Table with Tyler Gage, Runa Tea
    Community Table with Tyler Gage, Runa Tea Full Details [X]
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Babson Campus
    Babson Campus - Arthur M. Blank Center
    For eaters and entrepreneurs to connect and share for action. Design is always one table, one conversation, with attendees driving the content. <br /> <br /> People have found partners, expanded networks, and reached retail all as direct results of attending Community Table. No registration required. Simply come when you can, leave when you need to, bring your lunch or a snack if you wish. <br /> <br /> This event will take place in Blank Center, Ground floor
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  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • | Multiple Locations
  • Tags: Entrepreneurship:Social Entrepreneurship
  • MBA Impact Hour with Tyler Gage
    MBA Impact Hour with Tyler Gage Full Details [X]
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Join us this Tuesday from 5 to 6pm in The Lewis Institute&rsquo;s offices (Olin 240-249 suite) to have a discussion with&nbsp;Tyler Gage, Founder of Runa Tea.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> Check out Runa Tea here:&nbsp;http://runa.org/&nbsp;<br /> <br /> MBA Impact Hours are real and relevant conversations about issues influencing business and society, and are designed to help Babson MBAs deep dive into issues of importance that will amplify the impact of their careers. They are typically held over light snacks at inside The Lewis Institute Offices (Olin 240-249 suite) from 5 - 6pm. These conversations are open to Babson MBA students and alumni, but registration is required. <br /> <br /> To register, please email Jennifer MacDonald at jmacdonald2@babson.edu. Come prepared to join us for a good, engaged conversation.<br /> <br /> To learn more about MBA Impact Hours and see the rest of the Fall 2017 schedule, please visit our webpage: http://www.babson.edu/Academics/centers/the-lewis-institute/programs/Pages/MBA-Impact-Hour.aspx
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  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tags: Entrepreneurship:Social Entrepreneurship

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