Freeman News

Freeman News

Freeman students named PMF finalists

Freeman students named PMF finalists

Freeman students Brigham Hall and Derek Little have been named as finalists in the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) program. The program, coordinated by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, was […]

March 13, 2009 ×

Announcements, Freeman News

Latin American Research Consortium meeting

Latin American Research Consortium meeting

On March 26-27, the Goldring Institute for International Business will host the 9th meeting of the Latin American Research Consortium. Approximately 30 deans from the top business schools in Latin America are expected to attend the dean’s workshop session of the meeting and 20 to 30 scholars from Latin American business schools are expected participate in research workshops. Freeman PhD students will also use this forum to present their research. James McFarland will moderate the main program of the Latin America Dean’s Workshop. In conjunction with the meeting, there will also be a workshop for Burkenroad Reports for Latin America on March 25. Burkenroad Reports for Latin America features students from nine schools in Latin America preparing research reports on 20 small and medium enterprises in the region.

March 12, 2009 ×

Faculty News, Freeman News

Cook featured in BusinessWeek

Cook featured in BusinessWeek

Victor J. Cook, Freeman Professor of Doctoral Studies and Research and Senior Fellow at the Goldring Institute for International Business, recently contributed an opinion piece to BusinessWeek. The article, titled […]

March 12, 2009 ×

Freeman News, Student News

Students take second place in portfolio competition

Students take second place in portfolio competition

Freeman students Brigham Hall, Jan Roessler, Saurav Srivastav, Dash Yagaan and Jamil Bhatti took second place honors in the Portfolio Manager’s Finalist Competition of the Texas Investment Portfolio Symposium (TIPS), […]

March 12, 2009 ×

Freeman News, Student News

New GBC officers elected

New GBC officers elected

Congratulations to Chonchol Gupta (MBA ’10), who was recently elected president of the Graduate Business Council for 2009-2010. Gupta graduated from University of California, Irvine with a BA in international […]

March 12, 2009 ×

Freeman News

Biz Plan Competition announces second-round winners

Biz Plan Competition announces second-round winners

After sifting through a record 85 applications, the organizers of the Tulane Business Plan Competition have announced the 20 second-round qualifiers who have been invited to submit full business plans. […]

March 11, 2009 ×

Freeman News

Burkenroad Symposium puts eye on innovation

Burkenroad Symposium puts eye on innovation

When Burkenroad Institute director Laura Cardinal selected the topic for this year’s Burkenroad Symposium – Leadership and the Eye for Innovation – she knew it was a subject of interest […]

March 9, 2009 ×

Freeman News

Admissions update

Admissions update

The national economic news may be grim, but Bill Sandefer reports some cautiously optimistic news from graduate admissions. MBA applications are up 34 percent from last year. As of this […]

March 6, 2009 ×

Freeman News

McGowan scholar announced

Aisha Acres, a second-year MBA student, has been named as the 2008-2009 William G. McGowan Scholar. Acres was selected from among a highly competitive group of both undergraduate and graduate […]

January 28, 2009 ×

Freeman News

Globalizing the MBA

When Ian Furman started to research MBA programs, he targeted schools with strong international programs, especially in Latin America. In the end, he chose Freeman over larger schools, and his […]

November 20, 2008 ×