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October 30, 2017

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Monday, October 30, 2017

All Day Education Abroad Photo Contest

In celebration of International Education Week (November 27-30, 2017), the Glavin Office of Multicultural & International Education is sponsoring a campus-wide Education Abroad Photo Contest.  The deadline for the photo contest is Monday, October 30.  

If you have recently returned from an educational experience overseas or at Babson as an exchange/international student, the Education Abroad Photo Contest is a great way to share your experience and contribute to the global understanding of the greater Babson community.  All faculty, staff and students are encouraged to enter up to two photos to be considered for judging.  Share your story with a photo!    

Step One
Review the categories:

  • Local Flavor - local people, places, and/or culture
  • Babson Abroad - photos of Babson students, preferably wearing Babson gear
  • Photojournalist - tell a story with a photo and a blurb
  • Epic Selfie – share your epic selfie
  • Exchange/International Perspective - photos from exchange/international students who are spending their semester or academic experience abroad at Babson

Step Two
Send a maximum of 2 original photos to Kelly Sachleben at ksachleben@babson.edu by October 30, 2017 that exemplifies of the stated categories.  Photos that are digitally altered, other than cropping, filters or changing the contrast, will not be accepted.  Please submit your photos as a JPEG e-mail attachment, in standard photo dimensions.  Use "Education Abroad Photo Contest" as your e-mail subject line.  

Step Three
Include the following information with each picture that you submit in an e-mail to ksachleben@babson.edu: 

  • The title of your work - give the photo a title that describes it best.
  • The city and country in which the photo was taken.
  • The name of your Education Abroad Program and/or the University you attended.
  • Please include a short paragraph that describes why this photo has significance for you, your experience abroad, or the location/ people/ culture it depicts.  Share your story!
  • Category for which you would like your photo entered.

Judging and Voting
A panel of judges will select photos from each category to be entered as finalists in the contest.  In addition, the Babson Community has the opportunity to select one photo, which will receive the Viewer's Choice Award.  All photos will be on display in Reynolds.  All members of the Babson community can participate in voting for their favorite photo from the selected photos in each category.  The winning photo from each category will be announced the week of November 27, 2017.

Prizes for Category Winners
The winning photos of all categories, including the Viewer's Choice, will be framed and hung in the Global Lounge for the academic year.  The winning photographers will receive your photo on canvas!

Please note: By submitting your photos to the contest you are giving the Glavin Office and Babson College tacit permission to display and us the photos in future marketing.  Photos should be taken in a location while engaging in educational endeavors (JMCFE, Semester/Academic year abroad, Electives Abroad, outings with EAPA's, etc.)  Do not submit photos of you or Babson affiliates engaging in dangerous or otherwise compromising activities or attire.  No skydiving or bungee jumping photos please.  International students, faculty, and staff can submit photos taken in the U.S.  You do not have to appear in the photo.  

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Wellness - Adult Cross Training (A.C.T)

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.

Babson Campus
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Wellness - Yoga
Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual exercise that has been known to increase flexibility, strengthen muscles and provide relaxation.  Join Dawn George as she takes you through a series of slow yoga poses to help you relax and unwind from the stress of the day.  This class is perfect for all fitness levels and no experience is necessary
 
Babson Campus
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Community Action Program: Barton Road (Wellesley) 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. 

Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30 pm. Babson students will leave campus around 3:15 pm and return around 5:45 pm.

Manager: Nick Aloia

 

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Community Action Program: Needham Housing Authority 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. 

Needham Housing Authority Afterschool Program: Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30 pm. Babson students will leave campus around 3:15 pm and return around 5:45 pm.

Manager: David Burke

 

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM ADVANCED YOGA

ADVANCED YOGA connects the mind with the body, allowing you to challenge yourself and practice poses that challenge you both mentally and physically. This class will give you a better understanding of your body to master it and manipulate it to the form of your choice. With poses involving flexions, extensions and inversions, you will see your body getting enlightened. 

Babson Campus
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Community Action Program: Barton Road (Wellesley) Entrepreneurial Leadership Program

The Entrepreneurial Leadership 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 Entrepreneurial Leadership Programs focus on mentoring 7th-9th graders in developing everyday life habits that can lead them to be successful entrepreneurs and to think about entrepreneurship in a new way.

Mondays, 5:00-6:30 pm. Babson students will leave campus around 5:15 pm and return around 7:15 pm.

Manager: Thomas Smith

 


5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Telemedicine Innovation and Finance: Opportunities in the US & Abroad
Stephen Shaya, the Chief Medical Officer and Managing Director of J&B Medical Supply, is coming Babson's campus to share the story of his company’s telemedicine pilot venture, Piestus. This program has been implemented in India, Pakistan and parts of Africa. This award-winning technology went from reaching 77,000 people in its first year to reaching over 2.5 million people this year in remote locations in these regions. You will also hear about how Steve became involved in healthcare innovation financing and the perspectives of his colleagues on global health financing. A light reception will be provided

URL For Registration: 
bit.ly/GHETelemed2

Location: Olin hall, Design Room, Olin 125


Babson Campus
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Rosary Meditation
Join us in the Glavin Chapel conference room (1st floor) for a weekly Rosary Meditation. 
Babson Campus
7:30 PM - 8:30 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

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