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April 10, 2014

Start Date and TimeEvent DetailsLocation

Thursday, April 10, 2014

All Day SVAC Open Studio in Trim 215 (Multi-Day Event)
SVAC Open Studio; TRIM 215 is available as an Open Studio Monday through Sunday evenings and all day Friday Saturday and Sunday.
All Day DASSAULT SYSTEMS VS Partner Program (Multi-Day Event)
 
Off Campus
End Time 8:00 PM Memory and Forgetting - Celebration and Display of Student Projects (Multi-Day Event)
Please join us for a Celebration and Display of Student Projects - on Wednesday, April 9th from 7:00-8:00 pm in Glavin Family Chapel and Thursday, April 10th from 7:00-8:00 pm in Trim 201-202 Open to the Public
Founder's Day: April 10, 2014

Founder's Day

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Schedule

 9–10 a.m.
Founder’s Day Coffee
(Knight Auditorium)

10–11 a.m.


Babson Historic Landmarks Tour
(Knight Auditorium)

10 a.m.–Noon


Community Service Activity
(Olin: Needham/Wellesley)

12–1:30 p.m.


Community Lunch    
(Trim)
12–2 p.m.

The Buck Starts Here: The Importance
of Philanthropy at Babson College
(Trim & Olin)

12:30–6 p.m.

B.E.T.A. Challenge    
(Olin)

Schedule is tentative and is subject to change.

Join the Founder’s Day conversation on Twitter using #BabsonFD



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-Bootcamp
FACULTY AND STAFF
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
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Fidelity One-On-One Session
A dedicated Fidelity Workplace Planning and Guidance Counsultant is ready to help manage retirement savings, review investment choices and build a retirement plan that's easy to put into action.
Babson Campus
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM April Employee Coffee (as part of Founder's Day)
Join your colleagues for coffee and light refreshments as we welcome new employees and celebrate Founder's Day!

Please note:  There is no employee coffee on Wednesday, April 2.
9:00 AM Surge (Multi-Day Event)
Video art installation based on one year’s worth of Babson College electricity use data created by Deb Todd Wheeler in collaboration with Babson, Wellesley and Emerson students
Babson Campus
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Undergraduate Admission Campus Tour
A student-guided tour is a wonderful way to see Babson’s extensive facilities (including a dorm room, 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
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Day of Silence
Raising awareness about the silencing of LGBTQ people due to harassment, bias, and abuse.

TAKE A VOW OF SILENCE - to represent all those who have been silenced by the demoralizing words and action against them.

SPEAK OUT - showing that you are willing to stand up for those who might not be able to speak up for themselves.

GET YOUR NOH8 PHOTO - Reynolds, 11am - 1pm, wear white!
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.
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.
Babson Campus
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Senior Celebration - Where is your Happy Place?
#Babson2014, tell us where you’ve decided to go! We want to know your post-graduation plans; whether it’s a fantastic job, graduate school, or any other exciting adventures. Tell us where you’re going and get a T-Shirt to wear proudly around campus.

Where to find us:
Senior Transitions Fair – April 4th, 4:00-6:00PM
Founder’s Day – April 10th, 12:00-1:30PM
Trim Lobby – Mondays & Thursdays, 12:00-1:30PM
Reynolds Main Street – Tuesdays, 4:30-5:30PM

Follow along on twitter: #BabsonCareer
Babson Campus
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Wellness-Zumba
FACULTY AND STAFF ONLY

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
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM B.E.T.A. Challenge Finals

Finalists of the 2014 B.E.T.A. Challenge will present their ventures to the community. The Blank Center's B.E.T.A. (Babson Entrepreneurial Thought and Action®) Challenge recognizes major milestones Babson businesses have achieved by taking action.

Register now: https://2014babsonbeta.eventbrite.com

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.
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.
Babson Campus
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Undergraduate Admission Campus 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
3:00 PM - 4:00 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 Cindy Klein Marmer, manager of the Butler Venture Accelerator. For more information on the Accelerator, visit http://www.babson.edu/accelerator.
Babson Campus
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Baseball vs. Mass.-Boston
Baseball Home Game
Babson Campus
3:40 PM - 4:30 PM Hockey Skating Skills - Spring 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--Spring 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
4:40 PM - 5:30 PM Bridge and Ice Dance--Spring 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
4:45 PM - 5:45 PM POWER YOGA exercise class
* Power Yoga is a Vinyasa-based flow yoga class where participants move through sequences of challenging poses using the breath for timing and power. It builds strength and flexibility throughout the entire body. Participant modifications and variations will be taught.
* Webster Center – Chandor Dance Studio
* no advance sign-up required, just arrive ready!

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2014 New England MBA Forum
Babson College will be participating in the 2014 New England MBA Forum. In addition to a graduate school fair, the Forum features the following panel discussions:
  • B-School Program Options
  • Financing Your Degree
  • Getting into B-School
Register Now!

Event Location: 
Boston Marriott Copley Place
110 Huntington Avenue
Boston
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM San Francisco, CA: Babson Connect

Pre-registration for this event has closed.  Walk-ins are welcome at the door on a cash basis. 

Please join us for the next Babson Connect program at our San Francisco campus. 

Thursday, April 10, 2014
5:30 - 9:00 p.m.

5 Key Ideas to Effectively Manage Your Career

You are the CEO of your “brand” and responsible for managing your career for the rest of your life.  Whether you intend to advance within your industry, change jobs, or start a company, creating a resume and applying online is not always the most effective way to find the next step along your career trajectory.  Learn the best ways to distinguish yourself from the competition and find the job or career you want most.   Discover some of the best steps to take in a job search that puts the power back in your hands.

Featuring Dick Bolles, author of the New York Times international bestseller, What Color is Your Parachute?

Enjoy:
· Networking with various representatives of the College
· Connecting with area alumni
· Acting as Babson ambassadors by meeting with current and prospective students
 
EVENT SCHEDULE
5:30-7 p.m.
Career Networking featuring diverse companies and alumni from the Bay Area
or
Admissions Information Session

7-7:30 p.m.
Transition to Speaking Program & Light Refreshments

7:30-8:30 p.m.
Speaker

8:30-9:00 p.m.
Informal Networking with alumni, staff, faculty, and students

Cost:
Alumni and Guests - $25
*Current and Prospective Students - Complimentary. 
*Please refer to your email invitation for discount code

Contact Information:
Name: Gerri Randlett
Email: grandlett@babson.edu
_____________________________________________________________

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.

Babson San Francisco Campus
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Pizza with a Chaplain
Please join our Muslim Chaplain Bilal Mirza for Pizza and discussion.
Hosted in the Glavin Chapel every Thursday night at 6pm.
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Miami, FL: Founder's Day Celebration
The Babson Alumni & Friends Network and the
Alumni Club of South Florida invite you to attend:
 
Miami, FL: Founders Day Celebration

Featuring Jorge M. Pérez
Founder, Chairman and CEO of The Related Group
 
Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Schedule:
6 to 6:15 PM - Registration
6:20 to 6:30 PM - Opening Remarks
6:30 to 7:30 PM - Discussion and Q&A
7:30 to 8:30 PM - Cocktail Reception
 
Four Seasons Hotel Miami
1435 Brickell Avenue
Miami, FL 33131
 
Generously hosted by:
Knight Foundation and
George Heisel `89
 
Please join fellow Babson alumni and friends this year for one of Babson's oldest traditions - Founder's Day! Since 1947, a day has been set aside to recognize Roger W. Babson, founder and first president of Babson College, and his passion for entrepreneurship, education, and philanthropy.
 
This year we will be welcoming Jorge M. Pérez, Founder, Chairman and CEO of The Related Group. Matt Haggman, Miami Program Director for the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, will facilitate an evening conversation discussing the life, work, and impact of Mr. Pérez on South Florida's Real Estate landscape.

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED.
WALK-INS WILL BE WELCOMED.
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Babson Players Presents: Chicago (Night 1)
The Babson Players puts on their sexiest and deadliest show yet with their production of the musical Chicago!*Warning* This show is PG-13 and contains explicit content that may not be suitable for younger viewers!
Babson Campus

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