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News + Notes

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Babson was ranked No. 1 for return on investment for business schools by PayScale, a provider of compensation information; Babson also was among the top 25 “Colleges Worth Your Investment” nationwide.

Babson Executive Education was ranked 7th in the world by Financial Times for customized education programs.

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More than 40 students from around the world attended Babson’s Summer Study for High School Students program.

Fourteen startups participated in this year’s Babson Summer Venture Program, an intensive 10-week experience designed to accelerate the development of student entrepreneurs and their businesses.

An expected 1 to 2 tons of food per week now will be hauled to local farms for composting thanks to a pilot program the College launched this summer to divert food waste from the trash at Trim Dining Hall.