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The Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL) seeks to create a gender-enlightened business ecosystem where a diverse range of entrepreneurial leaders is encouraged to create economic and social value for themselves, their organizations, and society.

The center does this by empowering women leaders through educational programs, events, and research while also promoting gender equity as a growth strategy that allows all individuals and organizations around the world to embrace their strengths and reach their full potential.

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

  • 09-19 WIN Lab Miami Announcement Event for...
    09-19 WIN Lab Miami Announcement Event for Second Cohort Full Details [X]
    6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Babson Miami Campus
    <strong>WIN Lab Miami Announcement Event for Second Cohort!<br /> <del><br /> </del><span style="color: #000000;">September 19, 2017</span><br /> CIC Miami</strong><br /> Everglades Conference Room <br /> 1951 NW 7th Avenue, 1st Floor<br /> Miami, FL 33136<br /> 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.<br /> <br /> FREE<br /> <br /> Join the WIN Lab for our Cohort Announcement Event!&nbsp;Meet and network with this year&rsquo;s selected entrepreneurs (WINners) and hear about the upcoming WIN Lab happenings!<br /> <br /> Light food and refreshments will be served.<br /> <br /> <strong>WIN Lab gives special thanks to our partners, Knight Foundation, FedEx and Akerman LLP and our orientation sponsor, HSBC.</strong><br /> <br /> We look forward to seeing you there!<hr /> To register, please click on the button at the top of the page.
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  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

  • Supporting DACA & Undocumented Student...
    Supporting DACA & Undocumented Students (Webinar) Full Details [X]
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    <p style="text-align: center;"><strong><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; color: #000000;">DACA Program to End:</span></strong><strong><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;"><span style="color: #000000;"><br /> <strong style="font-size: 14pt;">Support Your Undocumented Students Legally,</strong><br /> </span><strong><span style="font-size: 14pt; color: #000000;">Socio-emotionally and Academically</span><span style="font-size: 18px; color: #000000;"><br /> </span> <div style="color: red; font-size: 14pt; text-align: center;"><strong style="text-align: left;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; color: #000000;">Tuesday, September 26th &bull; 2-3:30 pm (ET)<br /> Onlin Hall: Classroom 101</span></strong></div> </strong></span></strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;"><br /> Join us on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 and hear from <strong>expert presenters Stephanie Delia &ndash; Supervising Attorney at the CUNY Citizenship Now!, City College Immigration Center &ndash; and Tatyana Kleyn &ndash; Associate Professor and Program Director in the Bilingual Education and TESOL programs at The City College of New York</strong> &ndash; on the implications of DACA being rescinded and how it will be phased out over time, <span style="text-decoration: underline;">what this means for your students with DACA and the legal options your undocumented students may have available to them.</span></span></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">The stress and fear for undocumented students is real. </span></strong><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">They may not be able to finish their education due to financial hardships and stressors, they may not be able work in the career they have been studying towards, and they will become vulnerable to deportation. <strong>Get the facts so you can support them with the phasing out of DACA &ndash; legally, socio-emotionally and academically &ndash; through March 5, 2018 and beyond.</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; color: #1f497d;">Sponsored by Diversity &amp; Inclusion -- Office of the President and the Glavin Office of Multicultural &amp; International Education.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; color: #1f497d;">RSVP helpful but not required.<br /> <br /> Light refreshments served.</span></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; color: #2f5597;">SELECTED DACA RESOURCES (since so many have asked)</span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; color: #2f5597;">NAFSA: Association of International Educators (including DHS FAQ and USCIS page):</span> <p><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; color: #2f5597;"><a href="http://www.nafsa.org/Resource_Library_Assets/Regulatory_Information/DACA_Resource_Page__For_International_Student_Advisers_and_Education_Abroad_Advisers/">http://www.nafsa.org/Resource_Library_Assets/Regulatory_Information/DACA_Resource_Page__For_International_Student_Advisers_and_Education_Abroad_Advisers/</a></span></p> </li> <li><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; color: #2f5597;">Massachusetts Immigrant &amp; Refugee Advocacy Coalition:&nbsp;<a href="https://www.miracoalition.org/daca">https://www.miracoalition.org/daca</a></span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-size: 12px;"><strong><em><span style="text-decoration: underline; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; color: #2f5597;">NOTICE to DACA Beneficiaries</span></em></strong><strong><em><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; color: #2f5597;">:</span></em></strong><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; color: #2f5597;">&nbsp;if your DACA status/work permit will end before March 5<sup>,&nbsp;</sup>2018, you only have until October 5, 2017 to apply for a renewal.</span></span></p>
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  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Friday, October 6, 2017

  • Good Business Friday: Babson Students Driv...
    Good Business Friday: Babson Students Driving Social Change Full Details [X]
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Babson Campus - Reynolds Campus Center - Global Lounge
    Join The Lewis Institute on Friday, October 6, from noon to 1:30pm for Good Business Friday. Please stop by the Reynolds Global Lounge to have a conversation with members of the 2017 Babson delegation to Clinton Global Initiative University. Learn how Babson students - undergraduates and graduates - are moving forward on their Commitments to Action, and developing innovative solutions to some of the world's most pressing challenges.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> To learn more about CGI U and the 2017 Annual Meeting, visit:&nbsp;https://www.clintonfoundation.org/clinton-global-initiative/meetings/cgi-university<br /> <br /> Good Business Fridays are open and casual discussions about creating and maintaining a business in today&rsquo;s world. Some discussions feature guests with insights on a key topic, while others are open forums for students, alums, staff, and faculty to support and advise each other about their business concerns, ventures, and ideas. Come when you can, there is no such thing as late!<br />
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  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • | Babson Campus - Reynolds Campus Center - Global Lounge

Monday, October 16, 2017

  • Mass Innovation Nights: Women Founders
    Mass Innovation Nights: Women Founders Full Details [X]
    6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    October 16, 2017<br /> <br /> <strong>Mass Innovation Nights: Women Founders Event</strong><br /> <br /> WeWork &ndash; South Station&nbsp;<br /> 745 Atlantic Avenue<br /> Boston, MA<br /> 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.<br /> <br /> MassInnovation Nights is kicking off the Women Entrepreneurs Boston (<a href="http://we-bos.com/">WeBOS</a>) week! This event features women founders with a wide range of products who will be demo-ing their companies and pitching for the prize of Fan-Favorite.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> FREE, but <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mass-innovation-nights-103-tickets-36755069402">registration is required.</a>&nbsp;<br /> <div>&nbsp;</div>
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  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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