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Thursday, January 30 2020

  • Jan
    30
    2020

    Wellness - Beginner/Intermediate Boot Camp with Craig Paris

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    Boot Camp is a 50-minute, two-day-a-week program designed to improve your cardio endurance, build strength and induce weight loss. The personalized approach to group exercise makes the class fun and motivating in pursuit of results and your personal goals. Instructor Craig Paris uses a variety of body weight exercises, resistance bands, agility drills, running, and plyometric training to activate multiple muscle groups and burn the maximum amount of calories during class. WHO: Any Babson employee who is looking to take their workout to the next level. Please note that class is appropriate for those just beginning as well as those who have participated before. WHEN: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30-7:20 a.m. HOW: Participants may attend class as often as they would like. Find out more >>
  • Jan
    30
    2020

    Wellness - Adult Cross Training (ACT) with Joel St. Cyr

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    Join Babson's own Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for a training program which will heighten mental and physical fortitude through flexibility, balance, coordination, conditioning, strength, power and agility drills, exercises and routines. WHO: Anyone WHEN: Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, from 12:00-12:45 pm HOW: Participants may attend class as often as they would like. Find out more >>
  • Jan
    30
    2020

    Wellness - Cardio BarreBLAST with Dawn George

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    Cardio BarreBLAST is a high energy, no impact fitness class that combines work at the ballet barre with light weights to give you a continuous fat burning class. Toning and resistance exercises for the glutes, legs, torso, and arms will sculpt your muscles and elongate the appearance of your body to get you the body you've always wanted! Who: Anyone - all levels welcome! When: Thursdays from 12:00-12:45 p.m. How: Participants may attend class as often as they like. Find out more >>
  • Jan
    30
    2020

    Wellness - Meditation with Rick Landwehr

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    Rick Landwehr will guide participants through a variety of accessible meditation techniques. These simple and direct practices cultivate relaxation, mindfulness, and basic wellbeing. By relaxing tension and opening to our sensory experience through these techniques, participants will learn new means of working with stress, difficult emotions, physical discomfort, and the challenges we encounter in our lives. This class is suitable for any experience level. WHO: Anyone! WHEN: Thursdays from 12:00-1:00 p.m. HOW: Participants may attend class as often as you like. Find out more >>
  • Jan
    30
    2020

    Financing the Future: Impact of Family Offices

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    How are family offices evolving to generate greater social change? Join our open conversation with Maggi Alexander,Partner at The Philanthropic Initiative, and Jim Coutre,Vice President, Insights and Connections at Fidelity Family Office Services. All are welcome to attend this event, hosted in collaboration with theInstitute for Family EntrepreneurshipandThe Cutler Center for Investments and Financeat Babson College. About Maggi Alexander Maggi Alexander is a Partner at The Philanthropic Initiative and directs TPIs Center for Global Philanthropy. In this role she supports individuals and families, foundations, and corporations in aligning their philanthropy with their values in ways that are more strategic. An entrepreneurial leader, Maggi has spent over 30 years focused on philanthropy to improve the quality of life for low-income children, families, and communities in the United States and over 30 countries worldwide. She has extensive experience building partnerships and alliances that cut across traditional divides and has worked in the corporate, philanthropic, nonprofit, and public sectors. Maggis experience in organizational development spans the early start-up process to achieving scale and sustainability; she is passionate about turning great ideas into reality. Prior to TPI, Maggi worked with the ImagineNations Group to provide rural young people and smallholder farmers with relevant education, training, and finance, fostering a new generation of Africans who are prosperous along the field-to-fork agriculture value chain. In 2006, Maggi founded Kids-Take-Action, a nonprofit aimed at inspiring service and social action among school-aged children. Over her career, Maggi has held several other senior leadership positions with national and international organizations, including the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, UNICEF, the Fetzer Institute, the International Youth Foundation, and the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. Maggi is currently a Senior Fellow in Social Innovation at Babson College and serves on the Steering Committee of New England International Donors (NEID). About Jim Coutre Jim Coutre is vice president of Insights and Connections at Fidelity Family Office Services in Boston. Prior to joining Fidelity, he was a partner at The Philanthropic Initiative (TPI). About Financing the Future In theFinancing the Futureseries,hosted in collaboration with The Cutler Center for Investments and Finance,we will explore the crucial role of capital in driving social progress. How will we finance our future? What new financing mechanisms are being created? What role do large corporations, NGOs, government agencies, community foundations, family offices, philanthropists and investors play?What's working? What's needed? Investing in social progress and managing societal dilemmas is complexand takes time. It requires a new understanding, new forms of collaborative relationships, innovative financing schemes, and themoral and financial courage to put capital where the highest ROI is recalibrated and recalculated to accelerate economic and social progress. Location: Design Zone (Room 125)Olin HallBabson Campus (Wellesley, MA) Find out more >>
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