Freeman News

Former Tulane football player turns entrepreneur

Former Tulane football player turns entrepreneur

Juggling athletics and academics proves to be a packed schedule for many collegiate student-athletes. For former Tulane deep snapper Michael Lizanich, however, there’s another world of responsibilities. Lizanich is the […]

August 18, 2016 ×
TABA announces speakers for 2016 Tulane Business Forum

TABA announces speakers for 2016 Tulane Business Forum

The president and CEO of the Sazerac Co., the largest producer of distilled spirits in the United States, and the head of the GE Foundation highlight an impressive list of […]

June 28, 2016 ×
Alum hopes to make U.S. Senate his next remarkable accomplishment

Alum hopes to make U.S. Senate his next remarkable accomplishment

  Winning a seat in Congress is a steep challenge for any candidate, much less a political newcomer, but Derrick Edwards (BSM ’97, MACCT ’98), who recently announced his candidacy […]

June 27, 2016 ×
The Advocate: Upper Canal Street showing signs of revival

The Advocate: Upper Canal Street showing signs of revival

The New Orleans Advocate interviewed Sherif Ebrahim, lecturer in management and director of entrepreneurship and innovation education at the A. B. Freeman School of Business, for a story on the […]

June 13, 2016 ×
Ira Solomon, center left, dean of the A. B. Freeman School of Business, welcomed former Dean Meyer Feldberg, center right, to the business school on Wednesday (June 8). Also greeting Feldberg were former Deans Angelo DeNisi, left, and James McFarland. Together, the four administrators account for 35 years of Freeman School leadership. (Photo by Cheryl Gerber)

Freeman welcomes former Dean Meyer Feldberg

  As Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business begins work on a major expansion and renovation, Dean Ira Solomon hosted a visit from the man responsible for building […]

June 10, 2016 ×
Brian Burns is chef de cuisine at Pêche Seafood Grill, which in 2014 was named Best New Restaurant in American. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)

Fork in the Road: Brian Burns

After growing up in Darien, Illinois, and his first year of college at DePaul University in Chicago, Brian Burns transferred to Tulane, where his brother Daniel Burns (B ’02, ’03) […]

June 7, 2016 ×
Freeman diploma ceremony largest in school history

Freeman diploma ceremony largest in school history

  Over the course of two pomp-and-circumstance-filled days, nearly 1,000 new graduates — hailing from 24 countries and representing over a dozen different educational programs — received their diplomas, an […]

May 18, 2016 ×
Angelo DeNisi has been named the 2016 recipient of the Herbert Heneman Jr. Award for Career Achievement from the Human Resources Division of the Academy of Management.

DeNisi honored with career achievement award

. Angelo DeNisi, the Albert Harry Cohen Chair of Business Administration at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, has been named the 2016 recipient of the Academy of […]

May 12, 2016 ×
Carlos Wilson, student-athlete, community volunteer and academic leader graduating with two degrees, will represent his class in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on May 14. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)

Student speaker advises grads, ‘Trust the process’

  Before Carlos Wilson (BSM/MACCT ’16) graduates from the A. B. Freeman School of Business and heads off to his dream job with PricewaterhouseCoopers in New York City, he had […]

May 5, 2016 ×
Hamilton Beard explains his group's billboard during a presentation before representatives of the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation and his fellow classmates in management communications (MCOM 3010). (Photo by Ryan Rivet)

Schooling the professionals

During the May 2016 NFL owners’ meeting, votes will be cast for the 2019 and 2020 Super Bowl host cities. When that happens, students in one class at Tulane University’s […]

May 4, 2016 ×