Freeman News

Accounting major earns 2017 PCAOB Scholarship

Accounting major earns 2017 PCAOB Scholarship

Sam Luber (BSM/MACCT ’18), a senior majoring in finance and accounting, has been awarded a $10,000 merit scholarship by the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board.

July 27, 2017 ×
Tulane Business Forum announces 2017 speakers

Tulane Business Forum announces 2017 speakers

For the 38th annual Tulane Business Forum, local and national business leaders will offer fresh insights on how data is transforming their organizations and creating new opportunities in financial services, health care, accounting and other areas.

July 25, 2017 ×
The challenge of bringing health care to the developing world

The challenge of bringing health care to the developing world

In a presentation at the Freeman School in June, Frank Molloy, clinical nurse specialist and educator with the Novick Cardiac Alliance, told MD/MBA students that the organization’s biggest challenges aren’t necessarily medical.

July 3, 2017 ×
Financial Times ranks Freeman MFIN among Top 10 in US

Financial Times ranks Freeman MFIN among Top 10 in US

In its 2017 ranking of pre-experience programs, the Financial Times ranks the Freeman MFIN program 9th best in the U.S. and 49th in the world.

June 19, 2017 ×
Emeritus Club honors Stanley Motta with Lifetime Achievement Award

Emeritus Club honors Stanley Motta with Lifetime Achievement Award

The Emeritus Club of Tulane University has honored Stanley Motta (BBA ’67), chairman of Copa Holdings, the parent company of Copa Airlines, with its Lifetime Achievement of the Emeritus Class Award for the Class of 1967.

June 1, 2017 ×
Freeman awards more than 700 diplomas at graduation ceremonies

Freeman awards more than 700 diplomas at graduation ceremonies

Over the course of two days and two pomp-and-circumstance-filled ceremonies, Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business awarded more than 700 diplomas to graduates during its 2017 commencement exercises.

May 22, 2017 ×
Freeman School Assistant Dean Alex Sleptsov, left, moderated a panel discussion on infrastructure development trends as part of the inaugural Latin American Business Forum.

Latin American Business Forum highlights opportunities for US firms

On May 16, the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University co-hosted the Latin American Business Forum, a daylong conference highlighting emerging business opportunities for U.S. firms in Latin America.

May 20, 2017 ×
Tulane teams make strong showing in International Biz Model Competition

Tulane teams make strong showing in International Biz Model Competition

Tulane University-based startup Instapath Bioptics topped more than 5,000 entrants from around the world to win first place and the grand prize of $30,000 in the International Business Model Competition. CMDX Biopsy, another Tulane-based team, also made the finals of the competition.

May 16, 2017 ×
Marshall Wadleigh (BSM '17) joined the Tulane football program as a walk-on in 2013, maintained a 4.0 grade point average and by his senior year, was awarded a scholarship by head coach Willie Fritz. (Photo by Ryan Rivet)

Finance and football fuel grad’s 4.0 GPA

Marshall Wadleigh’s story of accomplishment is a testament that hard work breeds success. The Tulane University senior from Pearl River, Louisiana, maintained a 4.0 grade point average as a walk-on member of the Tulane football program, and was awarded a scholarship by head coach Willie Fritz ahead of his senior year.

May 15, 2017 ×
C. Jackson "Jack" Grayson served as dean of the Freeman School from 1964 to 1967.

Former Dean C. Jackson Grayson passes

C. Jackson “Jack” Grayson Jr., former dean of the A. B. Freeman School of Business, died on May 4 at his home in Houston. He was 93. Grayson was executive chairman of the American Productivity & Quality Center (APQC), an organization he founded in 1977 to spread the adoption of successful business practices and processes.

May 8, 2017 ×