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Freeman grad earns prestigious accounting award

Freeman grad earns prestigious accounting award

A. B. Freeman School of Business alumna Alexis S. Gandal (BSM/MACCT ’17) has been named a 2017 recipient of the American Institute of CPAs’ Elijah Watt Sells Award.

June 11, 2018 ×
The growing importance of tacit knowledge

The growing importance of tacit knowledge

In a new study, Professor of Accounting Jasmijn Bol finds that firms increasingly value tacit knowledge — the term scholars use for hard-to-teach skills like communication, self-management and the ability to prioritize tasks — in junior-level employees.

June 5, 2018 ×
Lydia Winkler, a third-year law and business student, and Marco Nelson, Navy Academy graduate and a first-year MBA student, are the creators of RentCheck, a rental inspection app that allows both tenants and landlords to track a property's condition using time-stamped photos. (Photo by Alina Hernandez)

Freeman MBAs create app to manage rental deposit disputes

Two students at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business have turned their gripes with renting into a company that could revolutionize how lease agreements are managed.

May 22, 2018 ×
Katie ???? (BSM '??) shows off her mortarboard skills at the Freeman School's undergraduate diploma ceremony.

Freeman School celebrates largest graduating class in history

On May 18, 2018 — nearly 100 years to the day after its inaugural graduation ceremony — the A. B. Freeman School of Business awarded diplomas to the largest graduating class in school history.

May 21, 2018 ×
Business students help lead women’s rugby team to championship

Business students help lead women’s rugby team to championship

Helping to lead the Tulane women’s rugby team to the D2 Spring Championship were three A. B. Freeman School of Business students: Elena Garidis (BSM ’18, LA ’18), Clare Sullivan (BSM ’19) and Lily Wissinger (BSM ’18).

May 18, 2018 ×
Graduates Tyler Margaretten, left, and Blane Margaretten, right, credit their extensive involvement with the Tulane University community in shaping their personal development. (Photo by Sally Asher)

Twin grads find their own voices at Tulane

For graduating seniors— and identical twins— Blane and Tyler Margaretten, the highlight of their college careers is not the final destination, but the journey.

May 17, 2018 ×
Freeman hosts 4th Distressed Debt Investment Pitch Competition

Freeman hosts 4th Distressed Debt Investment Pitch Competition

Students Griffin Donnelly (BSM ’19), Ben Gerber (BSM ’19) and Jack Preston (BSM ’19) were anything but distressed after taking home first place honors in the fourth annual Aaron Selber Jr. Distressed Debt Investment Pitch Competition.

May 14, 2018 ×
Video wall earns national award

Video wall earns national award

In April, rAVe [Publications], the AV industry’s leading news organization, honored the Freeman School’s interactive video wall with a 2018 Best of DSE Award for Best New Interactive Digital Signage Product.

May 9, 2018 ×
Lucid founder and CEO Patrick Comer, left, receives the 2018 Tulane Distinguished Entrepreneur of the Year Award from Freeman School Dean Ira Solomon. The award was presented at the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation's annual awards gala, which took place on April 19 at the Audubon Tea Room.

Tulane honors Comer and Rosenthal as 2018 Entrepreneurs of the Year

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business honored business executive Patrick Comer and civic activist Sandy Rosenthal as its 2018 Entrepreneurs of the Year.

May 1, 2018 ×
Steve Madden visited the Freeman School on April 25 for wide-ranging Q&A session with business students.

For footwear giant Steve Madden, the shoe’s the thing

On April 25, footwear giant Steve Madden stopped at the A. B. Freeman School of Business for an intimate Q&A session with business students hosted by the Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

April 27, 2018 ×