Freeman News

Freeman partners with Venture for America to host fellows, mentors for New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

February 18, 2020

The Freeman School's Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation will partner with Venture For America (VFA) to host a select group of 2020 VFA Fellows along with leaders from university entrepreneurship centers across the country during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW) in March. 

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Startup survey sheds light on early-stage New Orleans economy

February 14, 2020
More than 200 young businesses contributed to the 2020 Greater New Orleans Startup Report survey, according to the Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business.
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Former faculty member Larry Arnold passes away

February 13, 2020
Larry Arnold, who served on the Freeman School's management science faculty from 1971 to 2005, passed away on Feb. 2, 2020, in Arlington, Tennessee. He was 76.

Headliners announced for 12th annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

January 23, 2020

Leading up to its 12th year, New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW), co-produced by the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University and The Idea Village, has announced its lineup of headline speakers.

Master of Finance students win top prize at 2019 Business Valuation Challenge

January 16, 2020

A year after earning first runner up, a team of Master of Finance students from Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business won first place at the 2019 Business Valuation Challenge.

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Megan Guy named executive director of Executive Education

January 07, 2020
Megan Guy, professor of practice in business and legal studies, has been appointed as the Freeman School's new executive director of Executive and Professional Education.

Students compete in National Real Estate Challenge

December 17, 2019

A team of students from the Freeman School's MBA program and the Tulane School of Architecture's Master of Sustainable Real Estate Development program recently competed in the National Real Estate Challenge, an invitation-only case competition hosted by the University of Texas at Austin.

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Yest named inaugural recipient of the Peter Ricchiuti Professorship

December 12, 2019
Senior Professor of Practice Myke Yest was recently named the inaugural Peter Ricchiuti Professor, a fitting tribute to his zest for giving students real-life learning experiences. Yest developed both of the Aaron Selber Jr. Courses in Alternative Investments.
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Alumnus delivers TEDx talk on servant leadership

December 05, 2019
Edward Crawford (MBA ’09), co-founder and president of Coltala Holdings and member of the Business School Council, recently delivered a TEDx talk at Wiley College on the role of service in business and life.
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Tulane Business Model Competition announces big changes for 20th anniversary

December 03, 2019
The Tulane Business Model Competition celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2020, and to mark the occasion, the competition has some big changes in store.
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Freeman community comes together for Wave '19

November 05, 2019
Freeman School alumni, parents and friends returned to campus in November for a weekend of food, fun, friendship and football. The occasion was Wave ’19, Tulane’s annual celebration that combines homecoming, class reunions and family weekend.
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Freeman mourns the death of Jeffrey Barach

November 01, 2019
Professor Jeffrey A. Barach, who taught marketing and management at the Freeman School for more than 40 years, died on Oct. 25, 2019. He was 85.