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Freeman jumps to No. 34 in latest U.S. News undergraduate business ranking

September 13, 2022

The Freeman School jumped seven spots to No. 34 in the latest U.S. News & World Report ranking of undergraduate business programs. The ranking, which was published on Sept. 12 as part of U.S. News’ 2022-23 Best Colleges report, is Freeman’s highest for undergraduate business in more than 20 years.

Stuart Haselden

Retail exec Stuart Haselden to deliver R.W. Freeman Distinguished Lecture

September 08, 2022

Stuart Haselden (MBA ’98), CEO of outerwear and equipment company Arc’teryx, will discus his experience leading retail through the pandemic as well as lessons learned throughout his career as the Freeman School’s 2022 R.W. Freeman Distinguished Lecturer.

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Freeman welcomes 5 to faculty for 2022-23

August 16, 2022

The A. B. Freeman School of Business is pleased to announce the appointment of five faculty members for the 2022-23 academic year. The appointments, which were effective July 1, include four tenure-track assistant professors and one professor of practice.

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.