Freeman News

Brandon LeBeau, a 2015 A. B. Freeman School of Business graduate, is the founder of local moving company Movn. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)

Making Moves

As a professional football player, Freeman School alumnus Brandon LeBeau (BSM ’15) has some slick moves on the field. As the founder of local moving company Movn, LeBeau also specializes in smooth moves off the gridiron.

August 16, 2018 ×
Certified Gold

Certified Gold

The Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex has been certified LEED Gold by the U.S. Green Building Council for meeting the highest standards in green building.

August 6, 2018 ×
Nick Stathopoulos, Vignesh Krishnana and Kacey Bruns spoke to students about Lucid.

A Lucid approach to corporate culture

In July, a panel of employees from one of the most innovative companies around — technology firm Lucid — shared their thoughts on the company’s one-of-a-kind culture in a special presentation for business students.

July 31, 2018 ×
MME students visit offshore production platform

MME students visit offshore production platform

On July 13, Master of Management in Energy students visited Breton Sound #51, an offshore production platform in the Gulf of Mexico operated by independent oil and gas company Upstream Exploration.

July 20, 2018 ×
Melissa Papock, a 1996 A. B. Freeman School of Business graduate, is the founder and CEO of Cabana Life, a sun protective beachwear company.

Alumna fuses fashion and function in swimwear line

As the founder and CEO of stylish swimwear brand Cabana Life, Melissa Papock (BSM ’96) knows that clothing acts as a vital line of defense against summertime sun exposure.

July 19, 2018 ×
Todd Wackerman (MBA '18) is the founder of STEM Library Lab, a new nonprofit that gives teachers access to science and math equipment.

New nonprofit solves thorny issue for STEM teachers

Founded by alumnus Todd Wackerman (MBA ’18), STEM Library Lab is a new nonprofit that provides New Orleans public and charter school teachers with the tools they need to teach hands-on, inquiry-based science.

July 17, 2018 ×
Pamela Whitten

Alumna appointed president of Kennesaw State University

Pamela Whitten, an alumna of Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, has been appointed president of Kennesaw State University, the third-largest university in Georgia and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country.

June 15, 2018 ×
Freeman grad earns prestigious accounting award

Freeman grad earns prestigious accounting award

A. B. Freeman School of Business alumna Alexis S. Gandal (BSM/MACCT ’17) has been named a 2017 recipient of the American Institute of CPAs’ Elijah Watt Sells Award.

June 11, 2018 ×
The growing importance of tacit knowledge

The growing importance of tacit knowledge

In a new study, Professor of Accounting Jasmijn Bol finds that firms increasingly value tacit knowledge — the term scholars use for hard-to-teach skills like communication, self-management and the ability to prioritize tasks — in junior-level employees.

June 5, 2018 ×
Lydia Winkler, a third-year law and business student, and Marco Nelson, Navy Academy graduate and a first-year MBA student, are the creators of RentCheck, a rental inspection app that allows both tenants and landlords to track a property's condition using time-stamped photos. (Photo by Alina Hernandez)

Freeman MBAs create app to manage rental deposit disputes

Two students at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business have turned their gripes with renting into a company that could revolutionize how lease agreements are managed.

May 22, 2018 ×