Freeman News

June 18, 2024
Most people today take same-sex marriage for granted, but the legal right for LGBT couples to marry was established less than 10 years ago, and Chris Otten, professor of practice in business and legal studies, played a part in making it a reality in Louisiana.
World Map with push pins photo by Paula Burch-Celentano
June 04, 2024
Two A. B. Freeman School of Business graduates are among the eight Tulanians to win 2024-25 Fulbright awards. The graduates will receive grants through the highly competitive Fulbright U.S. Student Program, the U.S. Department of State’s flagship international educational exchange program.
EMBA student JR Comeaux second lines into Fogelman Arena for graduation ceremony.
May 18, 2024
With more than 700 degree candidates set to participate in this year’s graduation festivities, the Freeman School did something it had never done before: Host three ceremonies.
John Cornwell (MME), Rachel Rudner (BSM) and Leo Shohet (BSM) at the reception.
May 02, 2024
The Tulane chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society recognizing academic excellence in the study of business, welcomed its newest members at a recognition ceremony in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex on April 8, 2024.
Freeman finance student tutor teems participating in the Son of a Saint program.
May 01, 2024
Students at two New Orleans area high schools are doing more than just learning financial literacy. With the help of students from the A. B. Freeman School of Business, they’re studying investment strategies and actively building their own portfolios.
Josh McCoy pitches Tipzy during the finals of Pitch Friday
April 29, 2024
Music app Tipzy, which enables bars to generate insights from customer-requested music, hit a high note at this year’s Pitch Friday Competition, taking home the grand prize of $15,000 in cash and $2,500 in pro bono legal services.
Todd Schwartz delivers the 2024 R.W. Freeman Lecture on stage in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex with interlocutor Myke Yest
April 26, 2024

For the 2024 R.W. Freeman Distinguished Lecture, Todd Schwartz (BSM '03), founder of fintech company OppFi, shared the firm's origin story and highlighted its unwavering commitment to assisting millions of Americans. 

Pierre Conner, Robin Forman and David Turk pose together for a photo in a Tulane classroom.
April 25, 2024
David M. Turk, Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy, visited the A. B. Freeman School of Business on Wednesday, April 24, for a fireside chat with students about energy policy, technologies and opportunities.
Student Zach Turbin chats with Industry Expert in Residence Duane Schrader at a table in the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex
April 19, 2024
To help students get the insider's perspective they're seeking, the Freeman School’s Career Management Center launched the Industry Experts-in-Residence program, a new initiative that connects students with senior industry professionals to help them fine-tune their career planning and navigate the complexities of the recruiting process.
Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complext exterior at dusk
April 11, 2024
Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has been reaccredited through 2029 by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, the world’s leading accrediting body for university business education.
External photo of GWBC wave design
April 09, 2024
Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business climbed 19 spots to No. 62 in the latest U.S. News & World Report ranking of the nation’s best full-time MBA programs.
Composite image with Raleigh Kreis and Kobe Zagon
March 29, 2024
Freeman seniors Raleigh Kreis (BSM '24) and Kobe Zagon (BSM '24) were recently highlighted as two of this year's Best & Brightest Business Majors by Poets&Quants.
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