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Statement from Dean Ira Solomon regarding our commitment to inclusivity

Statement from Dean Ira Solomon regarding our commitment to inclusivity

Freeman is dedicated to undertaking measures to ensure our school is a welcoming and inclusive environment for all, especially students of color.

July 28, 2020 ×

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The A. B. Freeman School of Business brings together hospitality industry principles and entrepreneurial innovation to craft a master's degree specialization critical to business operations.

New program focuses on driving success through consumer experiences

The Master of Management in Entrepreneurial Hospitality, the Freeman School’s first online graduate degree program, teaches students how to craft extraordinary customer experiences through the joint lenses of hospitality and entrepreneurship.

July 22, 2020 ×

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Statement from Dean Ira Solomon regarding international students

Statement from Dean Ira Solomon regarding international students

On Friday, the 10 deans of Tulane University issued a joint statement in response to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) announcement limiting international student attendance at U.S. universities this fall.

July 13, 2020 ×

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Industry veterans Pierre Moses, left, and Josh Herlands will teach a new course this fall on renewable energy finance and development.

Alum brings renewables focus to energy master’s program

Pierre Moses (MBA ’16), president of renewable energy firm 127 Energy, returns to Freeman this fall to teach a new course that emphasizes the practical knowledge and skills needed to bring renewable energy projects from concept to completion.

June 26, 2020 ×

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Trivia Frazier-Wiltz, president and CEO of Obatala Sciences, is one 10 New Orleans entrepreneurs and small business owners receiving assistance from Tulane students and graduates as part of the Lepage Strategic Advisers program.

Lepage Center launches strategic consulting program for COVID-19-impacted business

The Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business launched a new program this week to provide support to small businesses affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic.

June 10, 2020 ×

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Stirling Properties establishes real estate scholarship fund

Stirling Properties establishes real estate scholarship fund

Stirling Properties has announced the establishment of the Maurin Ogden Tulane Real Estate Fund, a new academic scholarship opportunity for Tulane University graduate students pursuing degrees in real estate or related fields.

June 8, 2020 ×

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Beta Gamma Sigma recognizes newest members with virtual ceremony

Beta Gamma Sigma recognizes newest members with virtual ceremony

While the Freeman School’s traditional recognition ceremony honoring Beta Gamma Sigma members was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, inductees were invited to participate in a first-ever, society-wide virtual membership recognition ceremony on May 21, 2020.

May 26, 2020 ×

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Restarting the New Orleans economy, one meal at a time

Restarting the New Orleans economy, one meal at a time

Emily Shaya (BSM ’06, MBA ’13), co-owner of Pomegranate Hospitality, is working to bring the New Orleans-based restaurant group back from the pandemic.

May 12, 2020 ×

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Freeman students tour Entergy's New Orleans solar farm.

Freeman to offer specialization in Renewable and Sustainable Energy

To better prepare energy professionals for the changing marketplace, Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business is launching a new specialization this fall that offers students a deep dive into the business of renewables.

May 1, 2020 ×

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The Lepage Faculty Fellows program will award grants of up to $10,000 to Tulane faculty members to support entrepreneurial research and activities.

Lepage Center expands COVID-19 business resources

In a significant expansion of its efforts in response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Lepage Center has announced that Freeman students are now being appointed to serve as strategic advisors to small businesses in the Greater New Orleans area.

April 24, 2020 ×