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From The Dean: Looking Back on Five Years

- Winter 2011 -
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Over the past few weeks, I’ve been meeting with the candidates to take over the dean’s job when I step down in June, and in the course of these discussions, I’ve had the chance to reflect on what we’ve accomplished over the last five years.

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Freeman Launches New Master's Program in Energy

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The Master of Management in Energy is an intensive one-year program focused exclusively on the business of energy and targeted at new or recent college graduates who wish to extend their knowledge and skills for jobs in energy finance, analysis, risk management, consulting and trading.

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MBAs Bring Service Learning to Argentina

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Tulane University has built a national reputation for public service in recent years. Now, thanks to a group of Freeman School MBA students, that reputation is poised to go global.

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Booyah on the Bayou: Mad Money Comes to Freeman

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“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer is famous for his unabashedly bullish take on the stock market, so it was only fitting that the investment guru should bring his CNBC television show to a city like New Orleans and a school like Freeman.

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Freeman Jumps in Businessweek Ranking

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In its latest biennial ranking of full-time MBA programs, Bloomberg Businessweek has ranked the Freeman School 35th in the U.S. The ranking represents a jump of at least 10 spots for the Freeman School.

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Green Jobs Program Takes Top Honors at PitchNOLA

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Disposing of used cooking oil is a cost of doing business for most restaurants, but one local group is turning that unpleasant task into green— green fuel, green jobs and green cash.

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Top Traders Converge for Energy Trading Competition

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In just two years, the Tulane Energy Trading Competition has grown into one of the leading annual events for both students seeking careers in trading and energy executives seeking the best young talent.

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Tulane Business Forum Looks at Leveraging Resources

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This year’s Tulane Business Forum focused on the theme “Leveraging Corporate Resources,” and more than 650 people attended to hear some of the creative ways that businesses and business leaders are doing more with less.

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Freeman Ranked 13th for Entrepreneurship

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In its latest survey of entrepreneurship programs, the Princeton Review ranks the Freeman School 13th on its list of the nation’s top graduate programs for entrepreneurs. The ranking appeared in the October 2010 issue of Entrepreneur magazine and online at Entrepreneur.com.

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Students Ride on Recycling in Marketing Competition

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A team featuring Freeman students Amanda Diamond, Carly O’Meara and Beckie Warren was recently one of 10 finalists in the Honda CR-Z Media Challenge, a national marketing competition that asked students to devise social media campaigns to generate a buzz for the sporty new hybrid car.

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