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CWEL Events

  • Oct
    23
    2020

    CWEL Virtual Coaching Hours: Ashley Lucas

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    Get to know CWEL by accessing our team of experts from wherever you are! Whether you are launching a venture or seeking opportunities to grow as an inclusive entrepreneurial leader, our full staff is here to support you along the way. Book a 30-minute session with any of our team members who are happy to share their own experience, guide you through CWEL offerings, and help you take the next step to achieve your goals. FULL SCHEDULE Wednesday, Oct. 21 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Interested in learning more about the WIN Growth Lab and other resources available to support you on your entrepreneurial journey? Meet Kara Miller, Director, WIN Lab Global Friday, Oct. 23 | 1 - 3 p.m. Want to make an impact with something new? Wondering how to build community, start a company, or build awareness? Meet Ashley Lucas, Director of Marketing and Youth Programs, CWEL, Startup Founder Wednesday, Oct. 28 | 2 - 4 p.m. Looking to connect with a seasoned coach to chat about careers, managing gender in the workplace, identifying your strengths, or any topic that is on your mind? Meet Susan Duffy, Executive Director, CWEL Friday, Nov. 6 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Curious how researchers, educators, policymakers, and practitioners are working together to advance women's entrepreneurship? Wondering how you can make an impact? Meet Kacie Connors, Assistant Director of Global Initiatives, CWEL Thursday, Nov. 12 | 3 - 5 p.m. Interested in learning more about the WIN Growth Lab, the Miami entrepreneurial ecosystem, or connect with a recent Babson Blended MBA alum? Meet Cristina Urdaneta MBA'20, Program Manager, WIN Lab Global Thursday, November 19 | 3 - 5 p.m. Looking to connect with a seasoned coach to chat about careers, managing gender in the workplace, identifying your strengths, or any topic that is on your mind? Meet Susan Duffy, Executive Director, CWEL Find out more >>
  • Oct
    27
    2020

    Virtual CWEL Circles: Venture Capital Workshop

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    Get an inside look into a career in venture capital with this hands-on workshop led by Arushi Ray '18, Senior Analyst at Insight Partners, a global venture capital and private equity firm investing in high-growth technology and software companies. Arushi will give an overview of venture capital, explain SaaS valuations, and teach you how to forecast!About Arushi Ray '18Arushi Ray is a Senior Analyst at Insight Partners, a global venture capital and private equity firm investing in high-growth technology and software companies. She conducts due diligence on potential Insight investments and partners with CEOs, CROs, and COOs at Insight Partners' portfolio companies to implement go-to-market strategies. Ray is a 2018 graduate from Babson College, where she earned her Bachelors of Science in Business Administration, Computational Finance and Anayltics. She currently lives in New York City and serves as a mentor for the Stephen D. Cutler Center for Investments and Finance. This event is offered by the Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership as part of the CWEL Circles series. We welcome all students, alumni, faculty, and friends to join the conversation! Find out more >>
  • Oct
    28
    2020

    C200 CHAMPION Program

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    C200 and Babson College invite you to learn more about its CHAMPION Program designed to support women-owned businesses C200s CHAMPION Program was created with the intention to support women-owned businesses, especially those owned by Women of Color. Through research and the shared real-life experiences of our entrepreneurial C200 members, we understand women entrepreneurs could greatly benefit from 1) access to a peer network and mentors, 2) educational opportunities to enhance their business acumen, and 3) access to funding. As part of C200s CHAMPION Program, participants will be provided with 12-weeks of virtual business curriculum designed by Babson College the #1 school for entrepreneurship education in the world. Join a group of up to fifteen women entrepreneurs who have reached a minimum of $250k in annual revenue and have their sights on the million dollar mark. The program will provide access to vital business expertise and mentorship in addition to $25k in grant funding.In this info session, meet some of the team behind the program, learn more about what it has to offer, and ask any questions you might have.Visit our website to learn more about this unique opportunity: http://bit.ly/C200CHAMPION Find out more >>
  • Oct
    28
    2020

    CWEL Virtual Coaching Hours: Susan Duffy

    Register Full Details

    Get to know CWEL by accessing our team of experts from wherever you are! Whether you are launching a venture or seeking opportunities to grow as an inclusive entrepreneurial leader, our full staff is here to support you along the way. Book a 30-minute session with any of our team members who are happy to share their own experience, guide you through CWEL offerings, and help you take the next step to achieve your goals. FULL SCHEDULE Wednesday, Oct. 21 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Interested in learning more about the WIN Growth Lab and other resources available to support you on your entrepreneurial journey? Meet Kara Miller, Director, WIN Lab Global Friday, Oct. 23 | 1 - 3 p.m. Want to make an impact with something new? Wondering how to build community, start a company, or build awareness? Meet Ashley Lucas, Director of Marketing and Youth Programs, CWEL, Startup Founder Wednesday, Oct. 28 | 2 - 4 p.m. Looking to connect with a seasoned coach to chat about careers, managing gender in the workplace, identifying your strengths, or any topic that is on your mind? Meet Susan Duffy, Executive Director, CWEL Friday, Nov. 6 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Curious how researchers, educators, policymakers, and practitioners are working together to advance women's entrepreneurship? Wondering how you can make an impact? Meet Kacie Connors, Assistant Director of Global Initiatives, CWEL Thursday, Nov. 12 | 3 - 5 p.m. Interested in learning more about the WIN Growth Lab, the Miami entrepreneurial ecosystem, or connect with a recent Babson Blended MBA alum? Meet Cristina Urdaneta MBA'20, Program Manager, WIN Lab Global Thursday, November 19 | 3 - 5 p.m. Looking to connect with a seasoned coach to chat about careers, managing gender in the workplace, identifying your strengths, or any topic that is on your mind? Meet Susan Duffy, Executive Director, CWEL Find out more >>
  • Nov
    05
    2020

    C200 CHAMPION Program

    Register Full Details

    C200 and Babson College invite you to learn more about its CHAMPION Program designed to support women-owned businesses C200s CHAMPION Program was created with the intention to support women-owned businesses, especially those owned by Women of Color. Through research and the shared real-life experiences of our entrepreneurial C200 members, we understand women entrepreneurs could greatly benefit from 1) access to a peer network and mentors, 2) educational opportunities to enhance their business acumen, and 3) access to funding. As part of C200s CHAMPION Program, participants will be provided with 12-weeks of virtual business curriculum designed by Babson College the #1 school for entrepreneurship education in the world. Join a group of up to fifteen women entrepreneurs who have reached a minimum of $250k in annual revenue and have their sights on the million dollar mark. The program will provide access to vital business expertise and mentorship in addition to $25k in grant funding.In this info session, meet some of the team behind the program, learn more about what it has to offer, and ask any questions you might have.Visit our website to learn more about this unique opportunity: http://bit.ly/C200CHAMPION Find out more >>

Disruption Dinner

The Disruption Dinner is a premier annual event hosted by the Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership and campus partners at Babson College which brings the Babson community together for an evening of inspiration and conversation around gender and leadership. Each year the event showcases the experiences of accomplished women leaders in a common industry who are acting boldly to break barriers, blaze trails, and launch movements that change industries, organizations, and communities around the world. 

CWEL Annual Retreat

The Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership brings Babson students off-campus and on-site at a host organization, for a day of leadership competency and community building with a focus on building self-efficacy and self-awareness. The event aims to integrate the newest members of the CWEL community, strengthen the CWEL student network, provide access to entrepreneurial role models, build strategies that support mental health and well-being, and set the stage for a successful year. 

Dean's Gender Series

The Dean’s Gender Series is an annual event that brings high-profile thought-leaders to our Wellesley campus to lead meaningful discussions and initiate actions to help students of all genders build gender acumen and inclusive leadership skills.