Alumni News

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A.J. Brooks, whose projects include the Catahoula Hotel, is director of the Freeman School's real estate programs.

New real estate programs give students real-world experience

Students studying Real Estate at the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University get a real-world education that goes beyond the classroom.

October 5, 2020 ×

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Mentorship program connects alumni with businesses affected by pandemic

Mentorship program connects alumni with businesses affected by pandemic

Since April, the Freeman School’s Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation has been connecting alumni volunteers with small businesses facing the challenges of COVID-19.

September 18, 2020 ×

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The Lepage Faculty Fellows program will award grants of up to $10,000 to Tulane faculty members to support entrepreneurial research and activities.

Lepage Center announces 2020-21 Innovators-in-Residence

The Albert Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has announced its 2020-21 Innovators-in-Residence.

September 8, 2020 ×

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Industry veterans Pierre Moses, left, and Josh Herlands will teach a new course this fall on renewable energy finance and development.

Alum brings renewables focus to energy master’s program

Pierre Moses (MBA ’16), president of renewable energy firm 127 Energy, returns to Freeman this fall to teach a new course that emphasizes the practical knowledge and skills needed to bring renewable energy projects from concept to completion.

June 26, 2020 ×

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Stirling Properties establishes real estate scholarship fund

Stirling Properties establishes real estate scholarship fund

Stirling Properties has announced the establishment of the Maurin Ogden Tulane Real Estate Fund, a new academic scholarship opportunity for Tulane University graduate students pursuing degrees in real estate or related fields.

June 8, 2020 ×

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Restarting the New Orleans economy, one meal at a time

Restarting the New Orleans economy, one meal at a time

Emily Shaya (BSM ’06, MBA ’13), co-owner of Pomegranate Hospitality, is working to bring the New Orleans-based restaurant group back from the pandemic.

May 12, 2020 ×

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As a Peace Corps volunteer, Edward Crawford (MBA' 09), far left, worked with farmers to start a coffee co-op in the Dominican Republic.

New scholarship program hopes to attract more Peace Corps volunteers to business

While business school might not be the first thing most Peace Corps alumni think of following their service, a new scholarship program makes pursuing a business degree more accessible to Peace Corps volunteers than ever before.

April 16, 2020 ×

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Megan Guy named executive director of Executive Education

Megan Guy named executive director of Executive Education

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.

January 7, 2020 ×

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Myke Yest has been named the inaugural holder of the Peter Ricchiuti Professorship in Finance.

Yest named inaugural recipient of the Peter Ricchiuti Professorship

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.

December 12, 2019 ×

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Alumnus delivers TEDx talk on servant leadership

Alumnus delivers TEDx talk on servant leadership

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.

December 5, 2019 ×