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Howard Marks to deliver R.W. Freeman Lecture

Howard Marks to deliver R.W. Freeman Lecture

Howard Marks, chairman of Oaktree Capital Management and a highly regarded observer of economic trends and investment opportunities, will deliver this year’s R. W. Freeman Distinguished Lecture. The lecture will […]

August 29, 2009 ×
Freeman Speaker Series presents Jackie Hanselman

Freeman Speaker Series presents Jackie Hanselman

Education Pioneers was established to develop talent to meet existing needs in K-12 education while building the field of leaders to close the talent gap and transform urban education. On […]

August 28, 2009 ×
TEA sponsors “elevator pitch” competition

TEA sponsors “elevator pitch” competition

Have a business idea to improve New Orleans? Interested in honing your pitch? Want to network with likeminded entrepreneurs? Enter PitchNOLA, an “elevator pitch” competition for entrepreneurs with innovative ideas […]

August 12, 2009 ×
EMBA program to offer fellowships for non-profit, minority and women-owned firms

EMBA program to offer fellowships for non-profit, minority and women-owned firms

The Freeman School has announced a new Executive MBA fellowship program for non-profit, minority and women-owned businesses. The fellowships, which will cover 50 percent of the program’s tuition, will be […]

July 17, 2009 ×
Shell Energy chief added to Tulane Business Forum

Shell Energy chief added to Tulane Business Forum

Mark Quartermain, president of Shell Energy North America (US), L.P., has been added to the lineup of speakers at the 2009 Tulane Business Forum. Quarterman has responsibility for the company’s […]

July 10, 2009 ×
Ricchiuti in T-P on McMoRan Blackbeard prospect

Ricchiuti in T-P on McMoRan Blackbeard prospect

Peter Ricchiuti is quoted again in today’s Times-Picayune on McMoRan Exploration Co.’s groundbreaking Blackbeard drilling project. The mega-deep well, located just off the mouth of the Mississippi River, could end […]

June 18, 2009 ×
MBA program ranked 30th internationally

MBA program ranked 30th internationally

In its latest ranking of global MBA programs, Latin American business magazine AméricaEconomía has ranked the Freeman School 30th internationally and 20th among U.S. business schools. The ranking appeared in […]

June 1, 2009 ×
Saying goodbye to the Katrina Class

Saying goodbye to the Katrina Class

The 2009 commencement ceremonies marked an historic end and a bright beginning for 769 newly minted alumni of the A. B. Freeman School of Business.

May 20, 2009 ×
Analyst recommendations have little effect, researcher says

Analyst recommendations have little effect, researcher says

In a new paper to be published in Journal of Accounting and Economics, Robert S. Hansen, Francis Martin Chair in Business and professor of finance and economics, suggests that analysts’ […]

May 18, 2009 ×

Students try to beat the S&P 500

Associated Press business writer Alan Sayre sat in on the final class of the semester for the Darwin S. Fenner Student Managed Fund and wrote this article about the course, […]

May 15, 2009 ×