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Babson offers more than 150 alumni events each year, around the world and in your own backyard.

These activities range from professional development and networking opportunities, to presentations by faculty and industry experts, to fun socials, and volunteer activities. Participating is a great way for you to stay connected to the College, and to your fellow alumni.

We hope you will join us for the upcoming local, regional, and international events. Events taking place over the next 30 days are listed below, but you can view all Babson events via the Babson Event Calendar.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

  • Babson Connect: New York
    Babson Connect: New York Full Details [X]
    5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    The Babson Alumni and Friends Network and the Alumni Club of New York invite you to attend:

    Babson Connect: New York

    Date and Time:
    Tuesday, January 6, 2015
    5:30 - 9 p.m.

    Location:
    The Harmonie Club
    4 East 60th Street
    New York, NY  10022

    Join Babson faculty, staff, current students, parents, and fellow alumni for an appetizing discussion about food entrepreneurship.  Through Food Sol and Babson's annual Food Day - Babson has been exploring the role of innovation in creating sustainable food solutions, and we're excited to continue these conversations with the Babson community in New York.

    Enjoy appetizers and drinks as you:
    • Connect with area alumni and representatives of the College
    • Act as a Babson ambassador as you meet current and prospective Babson students
    • Listen to and engage with our food entrepreneurship panel, featuring:
    Christian Pappanicholas '98, Owner of Resto and The Cannibal, two critically acclaimed Manhattan restaurants
    Erik Murnighan, President of the International Culinary Center, which has recently partnered with Babson College to expand its entrepreneurship program
    John Seymour, Owner of Sweet Chick and Pop's Burgers
    Michael Chernow, Owner of the Meatball Shop. Michael and his partner now run four Meatball Shop locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn, building community, sourcing locally, sharing their kitchens with upstart businesses, and donating their time and resources to charities.

    Event Schedule: 
    5:30 - 6 p.m
    Check-in: Prospective Graduate Students, Current Graduate Students and Undergraduate Students
     
    6 - 7 p.m. 
    Graduate Admissions Information Session for Prospective Students
    Current Graduate Students and Undergraduate Students CCD Networking Session

    6:30 - 7 p.m.
    Check-in: Alumni, parents, and friends

    7 - 8 p.m. 
    Panel presentation

    8 - 9 p.m. 
    Reception and networking

    Dress Code is business casual.  More information can be found here.

    Space is limited.  Register today!
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  • 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Thursday, January 08, 2015

  • Babson Connect: Miami
    Babson Connect: Miami Full Details [X]
    5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    The Babson Alumni and Friends Network
    and the Alumni Club of South Florida invite you to attend:

    Miami, FL: Babson Connect
    Branding Miami: Building a Lifestyle Brand from the Bottom Up

    Join us for Babson Connect Miami as we explore Miami's up-and-coming lifestyle brands and how they are changing the definition of luxury.
     
    This is always a wonderful evening that brings together Babson faculty, staff, current students, parents, and fellow alumni for a night of networking that celebrates the strength of our community in South Florida.
     
    Enjoy:
    · Networking with various representatives of the college
    · Connecting with area alumni
    · Acting as Babson ambassadors by meeting with current and prospective students
    · A panel of local entrepreneurs sharing their Miami success stories

    Date and Time:
    Thursday, January 8, 2014
    5:30 -9 P.M.
     
    Location:
    The Conrad Miami
    1395 Brickell Avenue
    Miami, FL 33131
    (305) 503-6500
     
    Appetizers and beverages will be served. 

    Event Schedule:

    5:30 - 6 p.m.
    Check-in: Current Undergraduate Students and Prospective Graduate Students
     
    6 - 6:30 p.m. 
    · Prospective Students: Graduate Admissions information session
    · Undergraduate Students ONLY: Career Development Session
     
    6 - 7 p.m. 
    · Check-in: current graduate students, Babson alumni and friends
    · Panel Pre-reception
     
    7 - 8 p.m. 
    · Babson Welcome and Branding Miami: Building a Lifestyle Brand from the Bottom Up
     
    8 - 9 p.m. 
    · Post-panel reception and networking
     
    Cost per person is $25 (Current and prospective students complimentary with discount code.)
    Space is limited.  Register today!
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  • 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Washington, D.C.: New Year Kickoff - Netwo...
    Washington, D.C.: New Year Kickoff - Networking Social Full Details [X]
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Washington, D.C.: New Year Kickoff - Networking Social

    Come join us for the first networking social of the new year! Meet fellow alumni for good food and even better company. We look forward to seeing you there!

    Date/Time:
    Thursday, January 8
    6 - 9 p.m.

    Location:
    The Front Page
    1333 New Hampshire Avenue NW
    Washington, DC 20036

    Registration includes a drink and light appetizers. Click on the green button in the upper right corner to register.
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  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

  • Singapore: Alumni and MBA Student Receptio...
    Singapore: Alumni and MBA Student Reception Full Details [X]
    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Singapore Alumni and MBA Student Reception

    Date and Time:
    Wednesday, January 14
    7 - 9 p.m.

    Location:
    The Wine Company at Dempsey Hill
    Block 14D, Dempsey Road
    Singapore 249688

    This event will bring together a growing number of Babson alumni in Singapore and will also be attended by a delegation of special guests. Twenty seven Babson MBA students traveling to the area, as part of their “Singapore/Hong Kong Start-up Strategy” elective abroad, will be joining in on the fun!

    At the event, an alumni panel will be organized to share experiences and ideas about living and working in Singapore and there will be time to meet the students and fellow alums while enjoying generous hors d'oeuvres and wine.  If you would like to take part in this panel, please contact Greg Lipper at greg.lipper@gmail.com.

    The cost to attend this event is $20.00 per person to be paid at the door.  To register, please click on the green button at the top right corner.

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  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Thursday, January 15, 2015

  • Boston, MA: Cheers to the New Year Alumni ...
    Boston, MA: Cheers to the New Year Alumni Party Full Details [X]
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    Cheers to the New Year Alumni Party

    The Babson Alumni and Friends Network and the Alumni Club of Boston invite you to attend a party to celebrate the New Year in Babson style!  Enjoy drinks and appetizers while catching up with old friends and making new ones. This is also a chance to hear about the great events that we have coming up in the Boston area throughout 2015- you will not want to miss out!

    Date/Time:
    Thursday, January 15
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

    Location:
    The Charlesmark Hotel
    655 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116

    Registration includes entrance to this event, two drink tickets, and appetizers.

    Cost: $25.00

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  • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Friday, January 16, 2015

  • Women's Basketball: A Celebration of 40 Ye...
    Women's Basketball: A Celebration of 40 Years Full Details [X]
    7:00 PM
    Babson Athletics and the Babson Alumni & Friends Network invite you to attend:

    A Celebration of 40 Years of Women's Basketball

    A night to look back, honor, and celebrate all of the women whose courage, commitment, and perseverance have brought the Babson's women's basketball program to where it is today! Reminisce with teammates and coaches!

    Date/Time:
    Friday, January 16
    7 p.m.

    Location:
    Woodside Room
    Babson Executive Conference Center
    231 Forest Street
    Babson Park, MA 02457

    Light fare will be provided.  Cash bar.

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  • 7:00 PM

Sunday, January 18, 2015

  • Shanghai, China: Alumni and Friends Dinner
    Shanghai, China: Alumni and Friends Dinner Full Details [X]
    6:30 PM
    Shanghai, China: Alumni and Friends Dinner

    Date and Time:
    Sunday, January 18
    6:30 p.m.

    Location:
    Crystal Jade 翡翠酒家
    Room 07-08, 7th Floor, Takashimaya,
    No. 1438 Hongqiao Road, Changning District, Shanghai 
    上海市长宁区虹桥路1438号高岛屋百货7楼07-08号

    Join our host Mr. Fred Kiang '70 M'75, Trustee and special guest, Gerri Randlett, Director of the Alumni Network, for dinner to reconnect with Babson friends and hear updates about the college.  

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  • 6:30 PM

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

  • Burlington, MA: Oracle/Babson Alumni Netwo...
    Burlington, MA: Oracle/Babson Alumni Networking Lunch Full Details [X]
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    Please join co-workers and fellow Babson alumni for a networking luncheon in partnership with Oracle. Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to connect with colleagues and expand your Babson network.
     
    Special Guest:
    Carol Hacker, Vice President, Alumni & Friends Network
     
    Date/Time:
    Wednesday, January 28
    11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    Location:
    Oracle
    8 Van de Graaf Drive
    10 VDG, Room 1048
    Burlington, MA 
     
    ***This event is for current Oracle employees.  Please share this email with your Oracle colleagues who are Babson alumni.***

    Lunch is sponsored by the Babson Alumni & Friends Network. Pre-registration is required. 
     
    Contact Information:
    Name: Effie Marthinsen
    Phone: 781-239-5216
    Email: emarthinsen@babson.edu

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  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

  • Babson Campus & Webinar: Make a Smart Move...
    Babson Campus & Webinar: Make a Smart Move: Essential Home Buying Tips Full Details [X]
    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Join real estate attorney Amy Reich Weil BS'87 from Kertzman & Weil, LLP and loan officer Craig Paris from Eastern Bank for an informative session on buying and financing a home or condo. 
     
    Amy will help to uncover the secrets of home buying by discussing topics such as:
    -Selecting a buyer's broker, 
    -Essential due diligence, and 
    -The offer and purchase and sale process, including key provisions for a smooth transaction.  
     
    Craig  will tackle the financing aspects of home buying - from understanding your credit score and how it affects your ability to get a loan to the steps you should and should not take before and during the financing process. He will also provide:
    -An overview of current mortgage guidelines, and 
    -Explain the various financing options, including conventional loans, adjustable rate mortgages, jumbo loans, first-time home buyer programs and loan considerations when buying a condo. 
     
    If you are thinking about buying a home, you won't want to miss this lively and educational session that will provide invaluable tips to help put you on the path to home ownership. We will leave plenty of time for Q&A.

    Date/Time
    Wedneday, February 4
    5:30 -  7:30 p.m.
    Snow Date: Wednesday, February 11

    Location:
    Televideo Room
    Blank Center
    Babson Campus
    231 Forest Street
    Babson Park, MA 02457

    and

    Online via Webinar
    Webinar instructions will be send in a confirmation email prior to the event

    Cost:
    $10 per person
    Babson Faculty/Staff, please use discount code LEARN2015 for complimentary admission.

    Contact Information:
    Name: Effie Marthinsen
    Phone: 781-239-5216
    Email: emarthinsen@babson.edu

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  • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

  • Babson Park: Family Skate for February Bre...
    Babson Park: Family Skate for February Break Full Details [X]
    11:45 AM - 2:15 PM
    Looking for something to do with the kids over the February school vacation? Come to Babson for an afternoon of food, fun and figure skating (hockey players also welcome). Start with lunch at Trim then off to the Skating Center for ice time and cookies and cocoa. Skates will be available (limited quantity) so bring your own if you have them. 

    Date/Time:
    Wednesday, February 18
    11:45 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.

    Schedule:
    11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Lunch at Trim Hall
    1:15 - 2:15 p.m. Skating at the Babson Skating Center

    Locations:
    Trim Hall
    Babson Campus
    231 Forest Street
    Babson Park, MA 02457

    and 

    Babson Skating Center
    150 Great Plain Avenue
    Wellesley, MA 02482
    Contact Information:
    Name: Anjali Wali and Colleen Cimoch
    Phone: 781-239-4583 and 781-239-4214
    Email: awali1@babson.edu and ccimoch@babson.edu

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  • 11:45 AM - 2:15 PM

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

  • Boston, MA: Real Estate Networking Social
    Boston, MA: Real Estate Networking Social Full Details [X]
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Last year, this event broke records for attendance, so we are "back" to The Back Deck for the 2nd year, where the food is excellent and the close proximity to the Boston Common makes it an easy walk from just about anywhere.

    So come one and all to Babson's Real Estate Networking event of 2015! 

    Date/Time 
    Wednesday, February 25
    6 - 8 p.m. 

    Location
    The Back Deck
    2 West Street
    Boston, MA
    parking information
     
    **Light appetizers will be provided.  Cash bar**

    Feel free to extend this invitation to other Babson alumni who you believe would benefit from this event.  
    Contact Information:
    Name: Effie Marthinsen
    Phone: 781-239-5216
    Email: emarthinsen@babson.edu

    Please click on the green button in the top right hand corner to register.
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  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Friday, February 27, 2015

  • Babson Campus: Black Affinity Conference
    Babson Campus: Black Affinity Conference Full Details [X]
    02/27/2015 - 02/28/2015 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    Babson Campus - Olin Hall
    The Black Affinity Conference is dedicated to strengthening leadership & legacy between alumni & students while celebrating diversity and achievement of individuals from the community.

    Schedule:
    Friday, February 27 
    6:30 p.m. - Friday Night Session

    Saturday, February 28 
    8 - 8:30 a.m. - Registration/Breakfast/Networking
    8:30 - 9 a.m. - Coaching Sessions
    9 a.m. - Welcome/Opening Remarks/College Update/Presentation
    11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Workshops and Sessions
    12:15 - 1:15 p.m. - Lunch
    5 p.m. - 7 p.m. - Dinner 
    Cost: $25 per person


    Saturday Workshops (schedule TBD):

    Principles of Objectivity: Presented by Dr. Elizabeth Thornton
    Participants will explore the power of seeing things as they are, without projecting mental models, biases, and fears, in order to react appropriately to changing dynamics, make sound decisions, and improve relationships with others. The Principles of Objectivity is also used as an underlying framework for collaborative, “no shame-no blame” conversations about diversity and inclusion. In addition, it is used as a guiding principle for entrepreneurs to balance their inherent subjectivity and their passion for the venture with their ability to be objective. Thornton’s Objectivity is now featured in a weekly blog on Huffington Post and she is author of forthcoming book: Objectivity: The Power of Seeing Things as They Are.

    Color Brave Action Workshop: Presented by Babson Faculty
    Participants will be guided through an interactive opportunity to assess how we can make Babson “Color Brave” as suggested in Mellody Hobson’s TED Talk.

    Circles of Influence: Presented by Dr. Wendy Murphy
    Dr. Murphy’s research focuses on mentoring, developmental networks, identity, and the work-life interface. Specifically, she explores the mutual learning that occurs through nontraditional developmental relationships for the benefit of individuals and organizations.  In addition, she is interested in how positive relationships across the work-life interface facilitate career success.  Her book with Kathy Kram, Strategic Relationships at Work: Creating your circle of mentors, sponsors, and peers for success in business and life, applies the scholarship of mentoring to help everyone become an entrepreneurial protégé.


    Contact Information:
    Name: Matt Cotty
    Phone: 781-239-5945
    Email: mcotty@babson.edu

    Sponsorship Opportunities
    If you are interested in sponsoring this legacy event, please contact Matt Cotty (contact information above). The various sponsorship packages are below.

    Platinum Sponsor $2,000+ 
    Prominent Signage at Keynote, Breakfast and Lunch
    Recognition as Event Sponsor in Program and Invitation
    10 Mins. Speaking Opportunity during Lunch Program
    Prominent table location at Lunch
    All benefits of premier sponsor level

    Premier Sponsor $1,000
    10 Tickets to Conference
    Prominent signage at keynote, breakfast and lunch
    Recognition as Premier Sponsor in program and Invitation
    Verbal Acknowledgement during Lunch Program

    Gold Sponsor $500
    5 Tickets to Conference
    Logo advertisement in lunch program
    Recognition as Gold Sponsor in program

    Silver Sponsor $200
    2 Tickets to Conference
    Recognition as Silver Sponsor in program
    Verbal Acknowledgement during Lunch Program


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  • 02/27/2015 - 02/28/2015 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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