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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 ×
AssistENT, developers of a breathing aid to help obstructed nasal breathers, was the grand prize winner at the 2018 Tulane Business Model Competition. Pictured, from left to right, are Stephanie Kleehammer, Person One, Person Two, and Rob Lalka, executive director of the Lepage Center.

Medical device developer earns top prize in business model competition

A health-care startup with an innovative device designed to help people breathe a little easier was the big winner at the 18th annual Tulane Business Model Competition.

April 25, 2018 ×
Research Notes: Jasmijn Bol

Research Notes: Jasmijn Bol

Jasmijn Bol’s paper “The Role of Tactic Knowledge in Auditor Expertise and Human Capital Development” has been accepted for publication in The Journal of Accounting Research.

April 17, 2018 ×
Gas Matters: The NGLs Interview with Eric Smith

Gas Matters: The NGLs Interview with Eric Smith

Eric Smith, associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute at the A. B. Freeman School of Business, was interviewed by Gas Matters about the emerging natural gas liquids (NGLs) market.

April 12, 2018 ×
Research Notes: Ricky Tan

Research Notes: Ricky Tan

Yinliang “Ricky” Tan’s paper “Marketplace, Reseller or Hybrid: Strategic Analysis of an Emerging E-Commerce Model” has been accepted for publication in Production and Operations Management (POM).

April 4, 2018 ×
The 2018 Tulane Business Model Competition awards more than $40,000 in cash prizes to startup ventures with customer-validated business models.

Business Model Competition names finalists for $25K prize

AssistENT, Boost Linguistics and Uchooze Lunchbox will compete on April 19 in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex for the top prize of $25,000.

April 4, 2018 ×