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October 10, 2017

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

All Day A Coming of Age: Paintings by LaShonda Cooks '10 and Jamaal Eversley '10 (Multi-Day Event)

This joint exhibition features two new series by two 2010 alumni: The Pursuit of Womanhood by LaShonda Cooks and Smells like Teen Spirit by Jamaal Eversley. Cooks has found strength and solace in painting women who define and defy societal roles. In this exhibition she combines her paintings with text collage to create a large mixed-media installation depicting her favorite female identifying influencers and icons, from familial to famous. Eversley’s bold paintings and drawings integrate influences of Geometric Abstraction and Pop Art with the West Indian palette of Barbados. His compositions are driven by the fictional characters that inhabit them; the focal character in this series is Eversley’s alter ego, Spencer Ward, a nerd in pursuit of love.

ARTISTS TALK AND RECEPTION:
Friday, September 15, 4:30 P.M.
FREE EVENT
CLICK HERE TO RSVP

This exhibition is supported in part by grants from the Bridgewater, Brockton, and Randolph Cultural Councils, local agencies that are supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

Babson Campus
6:30 AM - 7:20 AM Wellness - Beginner/Intermediate Boot Camp
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.
Babson Campus
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Wellness - Tai Chi
Tai Chi is a gentle exercise for body and mind.  With its roots in Chinese martial arts and traditional Chinese medicine, Tai Chi uses slow and gentle movements to build your balance, strength, flexibility and focus.  No matter your age or physical condition, you can practice Tai Chi.  Scientific studies support the effectiveness of Tai Chi in improving the lives of people with chronic conditions, such as arthritis, diabetes, and osteoporosis.  Most of all, Tai Chi is relaxing and fun.  So come as you are, in comfortable clothes, with flat-soled shoes.  You will learn the basic principles of Tai Chi as well as exercises and a short form you will be able to practice on your own.
Babson Campus
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Wellness - Zumba

The Zumba® program fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Originally created by Alberto “Beto” Perez in Columbia, Zumba® is a Latin inspired dance fitness class that combines interval training sessions with fast and slow rhythms to sculpt and tone your body while burning fat.  Our goal is simple: We want you to want to work out, to love working out, and to get hooked.  Zumba® fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in every calorie-burning, body-energizing class.  This class is perfect for all fitness levels and no dance experience is necessary!

Zumba®Toning - For those who want to party, but put extra emphasis on toning and sculpting to define those muscles!  It works by utilizing the challenge of adding resistance by using Zumba®Toning Sticks or light weights, which helps you focus on specific muscle groups, so you (and your muscles) stay engaged!  By using lightweight maraca-like toning sticks or light weights, Zumba Toning enhances sense of rhythm and coordination, while toning target zones, including arms, core and lower body.


So, join Dawn George, certified dance and Zumba instructor, as she leads you through the latest in fitness fun.  What are you waiting for?  Ditch the workout....join the party!


 
Babson Campus
1:00 PM - 1:15 PM Peace Circle
Please join us each week as we come together in community, stand in solidarity and pray for peace. All are welcome!
Babson Campus
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM HBDI Debrief
THIS PROGRAM IS FOR STAFF & FACULTY ONLY. 

In order to attend this debrief, you must contact eschirick@babson.edu and complete the HBDI assessment at least one week prior to this event.
 
This debrief is scheduled as part of the What Makes Me Thrive program, or if you are taking the HBDI for a different reason, you may still register to attend. YOU ONLY NEED TO REGISTER FOR 1 SESSION.

The Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument® (HBDI) is a powerful psychometric assessment that defines and describes the way you think, process information, and make decisions. It gives insight into why you value certain types of information over others. With that valuable knowledge about yourself, you can learn how to “flex” into other ways of thinking to adapt to others – how they think, what they value, how they communicate – so you can bridge the gap quickly, and interact more effectively.

LOCATION: NICHOLS HALL, ROOM 170
Babson Campus
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Community Action Program: Pusan Road (Framingham) Afterschool Program

The Afterschool Programs takes place at the Wellesley, Needham, and Framingham Housing Authorities. A housing authority is section 8 housing, a state or federally funded program aimed to assist low-income families pay for rent. The Afterschool Programs focus on providing mentorship through after school homework help, as well as providing activities that are both safe and fun for the children who live at the Housing Authorities. 

Tuesdays 3:30-5:30 pm. Babson students will leave campus around 3:00 pm and return around 6:00 pm.

Manager: Stephanie Herrera

 

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Community Action Program: North Hill Book Club Program

Provides high quality, innovative, and personalized services that enrich senior’s lives with opportunities for personal growth, wellness and fulfillment. They are committed to being an advocate and partner in promoting healthy aging for individuals and families within our surrounding communities. Babson volunteers will be managing a book club for serval of the patrons of north hill. They will be reading and leading discussion.

This program takes place on Tuesday, 4-5pm. Babson students will leave campus around 4:45 pm and return around 5:15 pm.

Manager: Jasmine Rucker

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM #How2Tuesday
Want to learn something really practical to get your startup moving in the right direction? #How2Tuesdays are short, workshop style sessions meant to bring you very specific, user friendly instruction on some of the most important things you need to know how to do for your venture. Every Tuesday at 5pm in the Blank Center Televideo Room (unless otherwise noted)!
  • Tuesday, October 3: How 2 Uncover and Shape Your Value Proposition with Andrew Corbett (room: Luksic 101)
  • Tuesday, October 10: How 2 Discover Your Customer with Keith Hopper (room: Luksic 101)
  • Tuesday, October 17: How 2 Source and Import Goods from Overseas with John Busch
  • Tuesday, October 24: How 2 Make a Prototype with SolidWorks
  • Tuesday, October 31: How 2 Build a Successful Company Culture with Bryan Burdick
  • Tuesday, November 7: How 2 Read a Term Sheet with Angelo Santinelli
  • Tuesday, November 28: How 2 Raise a Seed Round with David Chang



Babson Campus
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Undergraduate U.S. Job Search Strategy for International Students

Join ISSS and CCD for a session on U.S. Job Search Strategy for International Students.

Learn how you can gain required authorization to intern/work in the U.S. while on a student visa. CCD will also present strategies that international students may leverage to land a job in the U.S. Topics will include: Optional Practical Training (OPT), Curricular Practical Training (CPT), Going Global, UniWorld, Conducting a Job Search, Networking.

Tuesday, October 10
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Reynolds Back Dining Hall

Open to First Years, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors

Students: RSVP in Handshake

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10-10 Cincinnati, OH: Global Back to Babson
Online registration for this event is closed, if you would like to join us, email Olivia Johnson at ojohnson4@babson.edu.

The Babson Alumni & Friends Network and the Alumni Club of Cincinnati invite you to 


Global Back to Babson
Cincinnati Reception

Please join fellow alumni and parents for our first gathering in Cincinnati as a part of Global Alumni Weekend at the beautiful Cincinnati Country Club. We hope you will enjoy an evening of Babson connections and updates from the college from Michael Lynch, Senior Director of Athletics, as we work to connect our growing community in Ohio! 

Drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be served.

We will be graciously hosted by Phil Castellini ’92, Chip Crowther MBA’00, Joe Lanni ’00, Nick Ragland MBA’00, Andrew Ritch MBA’01, Allen Zaring ’63 P’91 at the Cincinnati Country Club. 
 
Date and Time:
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
6-8 p.m.

Location:
Cincinnati Country Club
2348 Grandin Road
Cincinnati, OH 45208

Event Cost: Complimentary
*Please consider a $5 donation to expand opportunities for Babson students by supporting scholarships and financial aid. 

Register today by clicking the button at the top!

Contact Information:
Name: Olivia Johnson
Phone: 781-239-5903
Email: ojohnson4@babson.edu

Babson College is pleased to pass along information regarding alumni volunteer activities and events that may be of interest to you.  The College does not directly control these activities and events, and assumes no responsibility for any related damage, injury, or loss.

Off Campus
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM VINYASA YOGA

In Vinyasa-style yoga, “Ujjayi” breath is connected to movement which creates a flow of poses that encourages relaxation in the body as well as awareness of the mind. This class will shift your focus from everyday life to present physical sensations. The poses will strengthen, detoxify, and open the body, leaving you feeling toned, invigorated, and inspired.

Babson Campus
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM Yoga
All are welcome to join our weekly yoga class -- mats and blocks are provided. Suitable for all levels of practice.
Babson Campus

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