Freeman News

Energy students on trip to oil production platform

MME employment at graduation hits all-time high

June 10, 2022

Master of Management in Energy students have long had success in landing jobs with leading energy companies, but this year’s graduates are among the most successful yet. Ninety-three percent of this year’s class had job offers at graduation, the highest percentage in program history.

Freeman honors more than 700 at graduation ceremonies

May 23, 2022

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business recognized more than 700 degree candidates at its spring 2022 undergraduate and graduate diploma ceremonies. The ceremonies took place on Friday, May 20, at Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse on Tulane’s uptown campus.

Four Freeman grads earn 2022-23 Fulbright awards

May 17, 2022

Four Freeman School graduates are among the 14 Tulanians to be named as 2022-23 Fulbright award winners. The graduates will receive grants through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, the U.S. Department of State’s flagship international educational exchange program.

Robin Forman, Ashley Nelson and Paulo Goes

Nelson honored for service learning teaching

May 06, 2022

Tulane University honored Freeman School Senior Professor of Practice Ashley Keller Nelson (MBA ’98) with the 2022 Barbara E. Moely Service Learning Teaching Award. The award recognizes Tulane faculty members who embrace Moely’s dedication to bringing classrooms to life through engaged community partnerships.

Albert Lepage, Anyi Ma and Myke Yest

Ma and Yest named inaugural recipients of faculty award for EDI

April 17, 2022

Assistant Professor of Management Anyi Ma and Senior Professor of Practice in Finance Myke Yest were named co-recipients of the inaugural Albert Lepage Faculty Award for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

Seminar on Ukraine at the Freeman School on April 4, 2022

Freeman faculty discuss economic impact of war in Ukraine

April 07, 2022

Freeman School faculty members Oleg Gredil, Pierre Conner and Eric Smith discussed the economic impact of the war in Ukraine as part of a special seminar to help students and faculty from across the university better understand recent geopolitical developments in the region.

Participants at Goldman Sachs pitch contest

Goldman Sachs visits Freeman

April 06, 2022

Volunteers from Goldman Sachs visited Freeman on April 3 to take part in two events sponsored by the Freeman School’s Career Management Center.

Jim Coulter, Daryn Dodson and Mike Fitts at the 2022 Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Awards Gala

Tulane honors Jim Coulter and Daryn Dodson as 2022 Entrepreneurs of the Year

March 30, 2022

Tulane University honored Jim Coulter as Distinguished Entrepreneur of the Year and Daryn Dodson as Outstanding Social Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2022 Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Awards Gala.

Casey Grage, founder of Hubly Surgical

Medical device maker earns top prize at Tulane Business Model Competition

March 23, 2022

Hubly Surgical, founded by Johns Hopkins University graduate student Casey Grage, earned this year’s grand prize for developing an integrated electric drill system designed to improve the outcomes of bedside intracranial surgeries.

Lydia Winkler and Marco Nelson pitch Rent Check at the Tulane Business Model Competition

Tulane Business Model Competition announces 2022 semifinalists

March 14, 2022

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has announced the six semifinalist teams that will face off in the 2022 Tulane Business Model Competition.

New Orleans skyline

Freeman School report shows investment gains for New Orleans startup ventures

November 10, 2021

New Orleans startups are making substantial gains in attracting investment funding while also adopting more flexible work options and scaling back their office expansion plans, according to the latest findings from Tulane University’s 2021 Greater New Orleans Startup Report.

Sen. Bill Cassidy talks to students

Cassidy visits Freeman to talk energy and infrastructure

November 09, 2021

On the day the U.S. House of Representatives passed the sweeping $1 trillion infrastructure bill he worked tirelessly to craft, Louisiana Sen. Bill Cassidy visited the Freeman School to talk to energy students about what the historic bipartisan legislation means for the future of the energy industry.