Freeman News

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Freeman partners with NOLA Business Alliance on small business program

July 01, 2019
Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business is partnering with the New Orleans Business Alliance on InvestNOLA, a new program designed to help grow local small businesses owned by people of color to $10 million enterprises.
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Join us for Freeman's Graduate Reunion Weekend 2019

June 17, 2019
Does your Freeman graduation year end in four or nine? Then join us Nov. 1-3, 2019, for Graduate Reunion Weekend, the Freeman School’s annual get-together for master’s and PhD program alumni celebrating milestone graduation anniversaries.

New Orleans Saints, Pelicans team up with Tulane business analytics students

June 04, 2019

The New Orleans Saints and Pelicans recently teamed up with the Freeman School for a semester-long project that introduced Master of Business Analytics students to real-world projects and helped the two sports organizations apply findings from data to influence operational decisions.

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Freeman junior Kody Hoese selected 25th overall in MLB draft

June 04, 2019
Tulane third baseman Kody Hoese (BSM '20), a Freeman School junior majoring in finance, was selected with the 25th pick in the first round of the 2019 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
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Freeman honors graduates at 2019 diploma ceremonies

May 23, 2019
Tulane University's A. B. Freeman School of Business awarded diplomas to nearly 1,000 degree candidates at its spring 2019 graduation ceremonies. This year's ceremonies took place on Friday, May 17, in the Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse on Tulane's uptown campus.
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PwC chairman tells students to embrace change

May 07, 2019
As college graduates prepare to enter an increasingly automated workplace, one of their greatest fears is job security. In a talk at the Freeman School, the head of the nation’s second-largest professional services firm told prospective graduates not to worry.
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Alumnus earns 2018 AICPA Elijah Watt Sells Award

April 25, 2019
Anthony Salazer (BSM/MACCT '18) has been named a 2018 recipient of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ Elijah Watt Sells Award, which recognizes the year's top performers on the Uniform CPA Examination.
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Beta Gamma Sigma inducts newest members

April 23, 2019
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 on April 22, 2019.

Tulane University honors 2019 Entrepreneurs of the Year

April 15, 2019

Tulane University honored skin care innovators Dr. Katie Rodan and Dr. Kathy Fields and social entrepreneurs Stephanie and David Barksdale as its Entrepreneurs of the Year at the 2019 Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Awards Gala.

RentCheck receives top prize in 2019 Tulane Business Model Competition.

Student startup takes top prize in Tulane Business Model Competition

April 09, 2019
Less than two weeks after winning the top prize at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week, the red-hot startup founded by a pair of Tulane University students has done it again.
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Internet pioneers highlight NOEW 2019

April 03, 2019
Netscape Communications Corp. founder Jim Clark and CEO Jim Barksdale shared their recollections of the company's meteoric rise in a special keynote talk hosted by New Orleans Entrepreneur Week.
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Freeman mourns the death of Professor Robert Hansen

April 03, 2019
Robert S. Hansen, Francis Martin Chair in Business and professor of finance at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, died unexpectedly on March 3, 2019.