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Dean shares details on downtown expansion and more at homecoming talk

Dean shares details on downtown expansion and more at homecoming talk

During his annual “State of the School” homecoming address, Dean Ira Solomon discussed growing enrollments, new programs and plans for the Freeman School’s expansion into downtown New Orleans.

November 12, 2018 ×

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Freeman School accounting professors Jasmijn Bol, left, and Serena Loftus are among eight grant recipients in the Lepage Faculty Fellows programs.

Lepage Center announces inaugural Faculty Fellows

The Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has awarded eight career-development grants as part of the newly launched Lepage Faculty Fellows program.

November 1, 2018 ×

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Deborah Elam, former chief diversity officer at General Electric Co., is one of 12 distinguished business executives who mentor student entrepreneurs as part of the Lepage Center's Innovators-in-Residence program.

Tulane’s Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation launches Innovators-in-Residence program

The Lepage Center has launched a new program that connects student startup founders with a team of successful executives, investors and entrepreneurs for one-on-one coaching and mentoring.

October 24, 2018 ×

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Marina Brazhnikova, data visualization supervisor with Ochsner Health Systems, discussed her role at Ochsner as a panelist at the inaugural Tulane Business Analytics Colloquium.

Freeman hosts inaugural colloquium on business analytics

About a dozen data professionals from leading New Orleans companies came together on Thursday (Oct. 18) to share insights and discuss industry trends at the inaugural Tulane Business Analytics Colloquium.

October 22, 2018 ×

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Master of Business Analytics students Peyton Thompson, Natalie Philips, Stephon Lofton and Chris Morton, left to right, proposed highlighting crimes committed near parade routes as part of their visualization project.

Analytics students fight crime with data

To help make its calls for service data more accessible to the public, the New Orleans Police Department recently turned to the Freeman School and students in the Master of Business Analytics program.

October 17, 2018 ×

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From left, Michael Hecht, president and CEO of GNO Inc.; Terrell Boynton, director and general manager of DXC Technology’s New Orleans Digital Transformation Center; and David Snyder, chairman, president and CEO of REALSCAPE Group, engage in discussion during the 2018 Tulane Business Forum. (Photo by Cheryl Gerber)

Is New Orleans poised to be the next Silicon Valley?

New Orleans was already ranked as the fastest growing technology jobs market in the country when DXC Technology announced it had selected the city as the home of its new Digital Transformation Center, a software development hub expected to bring 2,000 tech jobs to the city over the next six years.

September 25, 2018 ×

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Join us for Freeman’s Graduate Reunion Weekend 2018

Join us for Freeman’s Graduate Reunion Weekend 2018

Does your Freeman graduation year end in three or eight? Then join us Nov. 9-10, 2018, for Graduate Reunion Weekend, the Freeman School’s annual get-together for master’s and PhD program alumni celebrating milestone graduation anniversaries.

September 11, 2018 ×

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Freeman welcomes nine to faculty for 2018-19

Freeman welcomes nine to faculty for 2018-19

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business is pleased to announce the appointment of nine new faculty members for the 2018-19 academic year.

September 11, 2018 ×

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Tulane Business Forum explores digital transformation

Tulane Business Forum explores digital transformation

For the 39th annual Tulane Business Forum, industry leaders from local and national firms will discuss the digital transformation and how firms are using technology to solve problems and generate value in new and innovative ways.

September 9, 2018 ×

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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.

New program offers faculty support for entrepreneurial research and activities

The Lepage Faculty Fellows program, a new initiative of the Freeman School’s Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, will award grants of up to $10,000 per year to Tulane faculty members working in the areas of entrepreneurship and innovation.

August 27, 2018 ×