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The summit — dedicated to building the future and catalyzing our community with new partnerships, venue and event vision — will be held March 25-29, 2019, with continued support from JPMorgan Chase as a presenting partner

The Idea Village and Tulane University Partner to Produce New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

The Idea Village and the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University are joining forces to produce the 11th annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW), March 25th – 29th, 2019.

December 17, 2018 ×
Carole and Ken Boudreaux

Freeman, SLA receive $3.5 million gift for finance, writing programs

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business and the School of Liberal Arts are the beneficiaries of a new $3.5 million gift from Carole B. and Kenneth J. Boudreaux.

December 12, 2018 ×
A team of Freeman MFIN and MBA students earned first-runner-up honors in the 2018 Private Business Valuation Challenge. From left to right, ???, ???, ???, faculty adviser Ryan Peters, ??? and ???

Freeman team wins first runner up in Business Valuation Challenge

A team of Freeman School Master of Finance and MBA students won first runner up at the 6th annual Business Valuation Challenge.

December 6, 2018 ×
In October, the Freeman School delivered a one-day course on executive decision making to a group of ExxonMobil Global Health Scholars, above, the first participants in a new initiative to offer non-credit executive education programming.

Freeman launches custom non-degree executive education programming

A group of 16 public health professionals recently spent an afternoon learning practical strategies to improve their decision making in the field as part of a new educational initiative of the A. B. Freeman School of Business.

December 6, 2018 ×
Real Simple: 8 Budgeting Hacks That Will Allow You to Gift Everyone on Your List Without Going Into Debt

Real Simple: 8 Budgeting Hacks That Will Allow You to Gift Everyone on Your List Without Going Into Debt

Bill Reese, professor of practice in finance, contributed to Real Simple’s article “8 Budgeting Hacks That Will Allow You to Gift Everyone on Your Holiday List — Without Going Into Debt.”

December 5, 2018 ×
Fast Company: Job Skills to Deal With Your Most Difficult Family Members

Fast Company: Job Skills to Deal With Your Most Difficult Family Members

Jasmijn Bol, PricewaterhouseCoopers Professor of Accounting, was interviewed by Fast Company for a story on job skills that can help guests successfully navigate the fraught environment of family holiday gatherings.

November 22, 2018 ×
The 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition will award more than $40,000 in cash prizes to college entrepreneurs with ventures that demonstrate a market-tested ability to adapt to customer needs.

Applications now open for 19th annual Tulane Business Model Competition

Student entrepreneurs are invited to enter the 19th annual Tulane Business Model Competition (TBMC) for a chance to win more than $40,000 in cash and prizes for promising startup ventures.

November 19, 2018 ×
Beta Gamma Sigma inducts newest members

Beta Gamma Sigma inducts newest members

The Tulane chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society recognizing academic excellence in the study of business, welcomed its newest members at a recognition ceremony on Nov. 7, 2018.

November 13, 2018 ×
Dean shares details on downtown expansion and more at homecoming talk

Dean shares details on downtown expansion and more at homecoming talk

During his annual “State of the School” homecoming address, Dean Ira Solomon discussed growing enrollments, new programs and plans for the Freeman School’s expansion into downtown New Orleans.

November 12, 2018 ×
The Hill: Don’t rob ‘Opportunity Zones’ of their full potential

The Hill: Don’t rob ‘Opportunity Zones’ of their full potential

Rob Lalka co-authored an op-ed in The Hill in which he argues for changing the gross income provision of Opportunity Zones, the tax incentive established as part of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act to help spur investment in distressed communities.

November 9, 2018 ×