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Freeman mourns the death of Professor Robert Hansen

Freeman mourns the death of Professor Robert Hansen

Robert S. Hansen, Francis Martin Chair in Business and professor of finance at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, died unexpectedly on March 3, 2019.

April 3, 2019 ×

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The 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition will award more than $40,000 in cash prizes to promising student-led startups.

Tulane Business Model Competition announces finalists

KnoNap (George Washington University), RentCheck (Tulane University) and Speeko (University of Iowa) have been selected as the three finalists in the 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition.

March 28, 2019 ×

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Senior wins $10K in Outdoor Weber business competition

Senior wins $10K in Outdoor Weber business competition

Jamie Milstein won third-place and $10,000 in Weber State University’s Outdoor Weber Competition with her pitch for a smart device she’s developing that can instantaneously stream data and statistics.

March 27, 2019 ×

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The 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition will award more than $50,000 in cash and prizes to university-based startups with customer-tested business models.

Tulane Business Model Competition announces 2019 semifinalists

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has named the six student teams that will face off in the qualifying round of the 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition during the 11th annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW).

March 1, 2019 ×

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Pierre Conner to lead Tulane Energy Institute

Pierre Conner to lead Tulane Energy Institute

The A. B. Freeman School of Business has named Pierre E. Conner III, a senior energy and finance executive with more than 40 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry, to lead the Tulane Energy Institute.

February 25, 2019 ×

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New Orleans Entrepreneur Week announces 2019 lineup

New Orleans Entrepreneur Week announces 2019 lineup

Jim Clark, co-founder of Netscape and Silicon Graphics, and Marcus Lemonis, chairman and CEO of Camping World and star of CNBC reality shows “The Profit” and “The Partner,” are among the headline speakers for the 11th annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week.

February 20, 2019 ×

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Stewart honored at dedication of new business school facility

Stewart honored at dedication of new business school facility

Named in honor of Frank B. Stewart Jr. (BBA ’57), Stewart Center CBD will house the executive MBA program, non-degree executive education offerings, international programs, and courses related to the school’s new entrepreneurial hospitality initiative.

February 19, 2019 ×

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Warren H. Cohn and Matthew Berman, A.B. Freeman School of Business alumni, reunited to form a full-service digital marketing agency. They credit Tulane with shaping their careers. (Image provided by HeraldPR)

Freeman classmates reunite through business venture

Ten years after their fortuitous meeting in Sharp Hall, Matthew Berman (BSM ’09) and Warren H. Cohn (BSM ’09) have brought their partnership under one roof in a joint venture called Emerald Digital, a full-service digital-marketing agency.

February 16, 2019 ×

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Study Abroad & Exchange announces spring 2019 scholarship winners

Study Abroad & Exchange announces spring 2019 scholarship winners

Kendall Gardner and Matthew Johnson have been named spring 2019 recipients of the Freeman Travel Abroad Award (FTAA), a new scholarship presented by the Office of Study Abroad & Exchange that offers financial assistance to students participating in Freeman study abroad programs.

February 14, 2019 ×

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Double Fission

Double Fission

In January, Freeman students visited the Waterford 3 control room simulator, a training facility located within Entergy’s Waterford 3 nuclear power plant that replicates the instrumentation in the plant’s actual control room down to the last toggle switch.

February 4, 2019 ×