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Tulane Business Model Competition announces 2021 semifinalists

March 14, 2021

Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has announced the six semifinalist teams that will face off in the 2021 Tulane Business Model Competition.

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Lepage Center to award $100,000 in research grants to Tulane faculty and students studying costs of racial inequity

February 23, 2021

The Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business is collaborating with researchers from across the university to host a three-day workshop aimed at counting the costs of racial inequity in the United States.

With scholarship gift, alum passes the baton

February 22, 2021

A scholarship made Tulane University possible for Jim Burke (A&S ’91, MBA ’91). That generosity — from someone he didn’t even know — transformed his life and ultimately led him to create the same opportunity for future generations of Tulane business students.

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Alumnus gets ahead in the cloud

January 22, 2021
In 2011, David Olk (BSM ’98) teamed up with Jason Richelson to raise $2 million to build a company with the goal of taking small businesses where they’d never gone before: the cloud.
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Freeman School Faculty Recruiting Inclusivity & Diversity Task Force

January 12, 2021
In our continuing effort to enhance inclusivity and diversity within the A. B. Freeman School of Business, I am pleased to announce the establishment of the Faculty Recruiting Inclusivity & Diversity Task Force.
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Goldring/Woldenberg expansion earns another architectural honor

January 07, 2021
In its 2020 Best of Design Awards, the Architect's Newspaper, a leading publication and website covering architecture and design, awarded the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex honorable mention for Architectural Lighting – Indoor.
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Beta Gamma Sigma inducts newest members

December 17, 2020
The Tulane chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society recognizing academic excellence in the study of business, recognized new inductees at a society-wide virtual membership recognition ceremony on Dec. 15.
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Dean Ira Solomon to step down

December 15, 2020
After leading the Freeman School through a substantial period of growth during the last nine years, Dean Ira Solomon has announced his plans to step down this summer at the end of his second five-year term.
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Tulane Business Model Competition goes virtual for 2021

December 07, 2020
Applications are now open for the 2021 Tulane Business Model Competition, which this year will take place virtually to ensure the safety of participants and judges.

Freeman ranked among nation's best for entrepreneurship

November 17, 2020

In its latest survey of university entrepreneurship programs, the Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine ranked the Freeman School 42nd on its list of the best graduate programs for entrepreneurship.

Dean Ira Solomon

A message from Dean Ira Solomon

November 17, 2020
For a little over nine years now, I have had the privilege of serving as the dean of the A. B. Freeman School of Business. Now, as the final year of my second five-year term as dean is progressing, I have been doing a lot of thinking about my future and what is best for the Freeman School.

Entrepreneurial Hospitality program named in honor of Greenbaum family

October 26, 2020

Tulane University paid tribute to Barbara and Jerry Greenbaum's lifetime of support by naming a new program of the A. B. Freeman School of Business in their honor.