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February 26, 2015

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

6:00 AM - 7:15 AM Wellness-Masters Swim
The Babson Masters Swim Program is a swim program for adults.  Some people use it for fitness or to have fun, while others use it to train to compete in swim meets or other competitions such as triathlons.  Each practice is guided by a swim coach, and instruction and feedback are offered to participants.
Babson Campus
6:30 AM - 7:20 AM Wellness-Beginner/Intermediate Bootcamp

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 nuary participated before.

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30-7:20am beginning on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 and ending on Thursday, May 14, 2015.

How:   Participants may attend class as often as they would like.  Those interested in participating should register through the Babson Calendar Bootcamp event (we would like to be able to notify participants of any changes or cancellations that may arise).

Babson Campus
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM FULL-TIME PROGRAMS Visitor Day

Experience Babson's Full-Time graduate programs firsthand! Learn more about Babson's unique, integrated approach to education by attending a class and engaging with Babson’s renowned faculty. Hear an overview of the One-Year, Two-Year, or MSM curriculum, depending on your program of interest, and connect with members of the Babson community at an optional lunch. 

To register for this event, please click here.
Babson Campus
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Undergraduate Admission Tour
A student-guided tour is a wonderful way to see Babson’s extensive facilities (including a residence hall, classroom, and dining hall), talk with current students, and see our community in action. 

Pre-registration is not required. Tours depart from the Lunder Admission Center at Mustard Hall. Parking is available in designated spaces in the Lunder Parking Lot or Knight Parking Lot. When you arrive, please see the receptionist in the admission office for a parking permit. Click here for information on getting to campus.
Babson Campus
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Undergraduate Admission Information Session
Hosted by the admission staff, group information sessions are a great way to learn about Babson. We welcome prospective students and their families to attend a session to learn about Babson’s unique curriculum, student life, and the admission process. 

Information sessions are held in the Lunder Admission Center at Mustard Hall. Parking is available in designated spaces in the Lunder Parking Lot or Knight Parking Lot. When you arrive, please see the receptionist in the admission office for a parking permit. Click here for information on getting to campus.

Preregistration is recommended. Please click the green button at the top right to register.
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Burlington, MA: Oracle/Babson Alumni Networking Lunch
Registration is now closed. Walk in guests are welcome to attend
(attendees must be both an Oracle employee and a Babson graduate).


If you are a Oracle employee, who would like to attend please feel free to attend. Please join co-workers and fellow Babson alumni for a networking luncheon in partnership with Oracle. Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to connect with colleagues and expand your Babson network.
 
Special Guest:
Carol Hacker, Vice President, Alumni & Friends Network
 
Date/Time:
Thursday, February 26
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Location:
Oracle
8 Van de Graaf Drive
10 VDG, Room 1048
Burlington, MA 
 
***This event is for current Oracle employees.  Please share this email with your Oracle colleagues who are Babson alumni.***

Lunch is sponsored by the Babson Alumni & Friends Network. Pre-registration is required. 
 
Contact Information:
Name: Effie Marthinsen
Phone: 781-239-5216
Email: emarthinsen@babson.edu
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM Food for Thought: How Self–Aware Leaders Create High Performing Teams
 
Online
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!

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
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Undergraduate Admission Information Session
Hosted by the admission staff, group information sessions are a great way to learn about Babson. We welcome prospective students and their families to attend a session to learn about Babson’s unique curriculum, student life, and the admission process. 

Information sessions are held in the Lunder Admission Center at Mustard Hall. Parking is available in designated spaces in the Lunder Parking Lot or Knight Parking Lot. When you arrive, please see the receptionist in the admission office for a parking permit. Click here for information on getting to campus.

Preregistration is recommended. Please click the green button at the top right to register.
Babson Campus
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Accelerator: Office Hours
Want to learn more about the Butler Venture Accelerator? Are you part of the Accelerator and need quick feedback on your venture or have updates? Have a short conversation during our office hours with a Butler Venture Accelerator team member. For more information on the Accelerator, visit http://www.babson.edu/accelerator 
Babson Campus
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Undergraduate Admission Tour
A student-guided tour is a wonderful way to see Babson’s extensive facilities (including a residence hall, classroom, and dining hall), talk with current students, and see our community in action. 

Pre-registration is not required. Tours depart from the Lunder Admission Center at Mustard Hall. Parking is available in designated spaces in the Lunder Parking Lot or Knight Parking Lot. When you arrive, please see the receptionist in the admission office for a parking permit. Click here for information on getting to campus.
Babson Campus
3:40 PM - 4:30 PM Hockey Skating Skills - Winter Session (Thursday at 3:40pm)

Our Hockey class is designed to work on the skating skills without sticks. We are working to improve your basic skating edges, speed and power. Some skills/drills may utilize a hockey stick, but the primary focus is without a hockey stick.

 *Skaters are divided up by abilty and age

*We DO NOT guarantee that friends or siblings will have the same teacher

*Plan to arrive 10-15 minutes early

*A parent/guardian MUST remain in the building during any and all classes

*The Babson Skating Center has a NO Refund or Credit policy. In the case of an injury, a Doctors note must be given to recieve a refund or credit

*The Babson Skating Center has a NO MAKE UP policy

*Same Day registration is NOT accepted

*Classes ARE held on most religous holidays

*Classes may be cancelled, added or combined due to enrollment

*The Babson Skating Center does not follow the Babson College cancellation schedule

Babson Campus
3:40 PM - 4:30 PM Learn To Skate--Winter Session (Thursday at 3:40pm)
Learn to Skate (LTS) – Ages 5 and older: 40minute class, 10minute practice following the class: Beginner through Freestyle 3 Level

Learn to Skate+ (LTS+) – Ages 5 and older who have passed the Alpha Level and want to broaden their skills. These classes will incorporate Figures, Moves in the Field and Ice Dance Level 1 into their class: 40minute class. 10 minute practice following the class: Beta through Freestyle 3 Level

*Participants are divided based upon skating ability & Age.

*We DO NOT guarantee that siblings and/or friends will be in the same class.

*Please arrive early to allow time to secure skates and find your instructor.

*Helmets are strongly recommended for beginners.

*Dress appropriately with layers and gloves or mittens.

*Properly fitted, supportive skates are essential to progress.

*Figure skates are recommended for beginners.

*No REFUNDS and No CREDITS without a doctor’s note.               

*No MAKE-UP classes.

*Classes may be cancelled, added, or combined due to enrollment.

*Same-day registrations will NOT be accepted.

*In the event of inclement weather, or rink closure, no refunds will be issued

*Classes are held on most school and religious holidays.

*A parent/guardian must remain in the facility during classes.

 

Babson Campus
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Harvard Square Meals
Every Thursday, Babson volunteers serve 100 meals to those in need and help clean up afterwards.
Off Campus
4:40 PM - 5:30 PM Bridge and Ice Dance--Winter Session (Thursday at 4:40pm)

Bridge: Skaters MUST have passed Delta Level in order to take this class: 50minute class with no practice: Freestyle 1 through 6: class will incorporate Figures, Moves in the Field and Ice Dance Level 1 and 2

Ice Dance: Skaters MUST have passed Alpha Level in order to take this class: 50minute class with no practice: Dance 1 through Dance 6 Level



*Participants are divided based upon skating ability & Age.

*We DO NOT guarantee that siblings and/or friends will be in the same class.

*Please arrive early to allow time to secure skates and find your instructor.

*Helmets are strongly recommended for beginners.

*Dress appropriately with layers and gloves or mittens.

*Properly fitted, supportive skates are essential to progress.

*Figure skates are recommended for beginners.

*No REFUNDS and No CREDITS without a doctor’s note.               

*No MAKE-UP classes.

*Classes may be cancelled, added, or combined due to enrollment.

*Same-day registrations will NOT be accepted.

*In the event of inclement weather, or rink closure, no refunds will be issued

*Classes are held on most school and religious holidays.

*A parent/guardian must remain in the facility during classes.

 

Babson Campus
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Khalil Gibran Muhammad: “Resegregation in Post–Civil Rights America”
Martin Luther King Legacy Day Keynote Address

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 5 P.M.

RECEPTION AND BOOK SIGNING TO FOLLOW

Carling-Sorenson Theater



Khalil Gibran Muhammad is the director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a research division of the New York Public Library and one of the world’s leading research facilities dedicated to the history of the African diaspora. He is the author of The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America, which won the 2011 John Hope Franklin Best Book award in American Studies, and is a contributing author of a 2014 National Research Council study, The Growth of Incarceration in the United States: Exploring Causes and Consequences.
Babson Campus
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Jacksonville, FL: Alumni Reception at the Ponte Vendra Inn and Club

The Babson Alumni & Friends Network invites you to attend an
 
Alumni Reception at The Ponte Vedra Inn and Club

Please join fellow Babson alumni and friends for an evening reception at The Ponte Vedra Inn and Club as we gather our community in Jacksonville for its inaugural event! 

Thursday, February 26, 2015
6 - 8 p.m.

 
Location:
The Tavern and The Great Lounge
Ponte Vedra Inn and Club
200 Ponte Vedra Blvd
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
 
Cost: $25.00
 
Click the green button at the top right to register for this event.
For those using a mobile device, please scroll to the bottom and click "View Full Site" then find the full calendar posting for this event to register.
6:30 PM New York, NY: Rocket Pitch Auditions - Pitch Your Business Plan!

The Babson Alumni Club of New York and the Alumni and Friends Network is honored to present the 6th Annual Rocket Pitch, providing an opportunity for students, alumni, and friends to pitch their business plans to New York's entrepreneurs, investors, and service providers.
 
Auditions for the 6th Annual Rocket Pitch will be held in New York City on
Thursday, February 26, 2015
6:30 p.m.


About Rocket Pitch:
Each team is allowed three minutes and three presentation slides to quickly and succinctly deliver the critical differentiating elements of the team's business idea.
 
Eligibility Criteria:
Each team must contain or be recommended by a student, alumnus, or faculty member from Babson College.
 
Complete these three steps to apply - Deadline for application submission is 11:59 PM on Friday, February 20, 2015!
1. Click the "Registration" button above to apply to participate and complete the form to submit your idea.
2. Sign and return the Publicity and Liability Release Consent Form to Robert Talley via email at robert.talley@cegc.com or fax at 203-286-1384.
3. Email your three PowerPoint slides to robert.talley@cegc.com.

Space is limited. Applications for audition will be reviewed for approval on a first-come, first-served basis.
 
Approved applicants will receive additional information and directions, including location details, upon invitation to the auditions after registration closes.
 
Please contact Robert Talley M'10, Babson Alumni Club of New York committee member, with questions.
 
For those using a mobile device, please scroll to the bottom and click "View Full Site" then find the full calendar posting for this event to register. 

Save the Date!
Rocket Pitch New York 
Thursday, March 26, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Off Campus
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Public Speakers Toolbox: Presentation Skills with Steve Maler

Techniques of theater performance offer valuable skills for people who want to be more effective and comfortable in front of an audience. Three accomplished professionals from Boston’s theater community work with you to build those skills. 



Register now!
Babson Campus

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