Freeman News

Business students help lead women’s rugby team to championship

Business students help lead women’s rugby team to championship

Helping to lead the Tulane women’s rugby team to the D2 Spring Championship were three A. B. Freeman School of Business students: Elena Garidis (BSM ’18, LA ’18), Clare Sullivan (BSM ’19) and Lily Wissinger (BSM ’18).

May 18, 2018 ×
Graduates Tyler Margaretten, left, and Blane Margaretten, right, credit their extensive involvement with the Tulane University community in shaping their personal development. (Photo by Sally Asher)

Twin grads find their own voices at Tulane

For graduating seniors— and identical twins— Blane and Tyler Margaretten, the highlight of their college careers is not the final destination, but the journey.

May 17, 2018 ×
Freeman hosts 4th Distressed Debt Investment Pitch Competition

Freeman hosts 4th Distressed Debt Investment Pitch Competition

Students Griffin Donnelly (BSM ’19), Ben Gerber (BSM ’19) and Jack Preston (BSM ’19) were anything but distressed after taking home first place honors in the fourth annual Aaron Selber Jr. Distressed Debt Investment Pitch Competition.

May 14, 2018 ×
Video wall earns national award

Video wall earns national award

In April, rAVe [Publications], the AV industry’s leading news organization, honored the Freeman School’s interactive video wall with a 2018 Best of DSE Award for Best New Interactive Digital Signage Product.

May 9, 2018 ×
Lucid founder and CEO Patrick Comer, left, receives the 2018 Tulane Distinguished Entrepreneur of the Year Award from Freeman School Dean Ira Solomon. The award was presented at the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation's annual awards gala, which took place on April 19 at the Audubon Tea Room.

Tulane honors Comer and Rosenthal as 2018 Entrepreneurs of the Year

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business honored business executive Patrick Comer and civic activist Sandy Rosenthal as its 2018 Entrepreneurs of the Year.

May 1, 2018 ×
Steve Madden visited the Freeman School on April 25 for wide-ranging Q&A session with business students.

For footwear giant Steve Madden, the shoe’s the thing

On April 25, footwear giant Steve Madden stopped at the A. B. Freeman School of Business for an intimate Q&A session with business students hosted by the Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

April 27, 2018 ×
AssistENT, developers of a breathing aid to help obstructed nasal breathers, was the grand prize winner at the 2018 Tulane Business Model Competition. Pictured, from left to right, are Stephanie Kleehammer, Person One, Person Two, and Rob Lalka, executive director of the Lepage Center.

Medical device developer earns top prize in business model competition

A health-care startup with an innovative device designed to help people breathe a little easier was the big winner at the 18th annual Tulane Business Model Competition.

April 25, 2018 ×
The 2018 Tulane Business Model Competition awards more than $40,000 in cash prizes to startup ventures with customer-validated business models.

Business Model Competition names finalists for $25K prize

AssistENT, Boost Linguistics and Uchooze Lunchbox will compete on April 19 in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex for the top prize of $25,000.

April 4, 2018 ×
WSJ/Times of Higher Education MBA and MFIN ranking survey

WSJ/Times of Higher Education MBA and MFIN ranking survey

The Wall Street Journal and the Times of Higher Education are currently conducting a survey of global MBA and Master of Finance programs for rankings to be published in spring 2018.

April 3, 2018 ×
Entrepreneur Aidan Gill, left, discussed his life and career with Jude Olinger in a New Orleans Entrepreneur Week talk hosted by the Freeman School's Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

Tales from the barbershop

On March 19, entrepreneur Aidan Gill discussed his 50-year career behind the barber chair in a special New Orleans Entrepreneur Week talk hosted by the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business.

March 23, 2018 ×