Archive for March, 2009

Freeman hosts IDEAcorps Challenge '09

Freeman hosts IDEAcorps Challenge '09

Graduate students from some of the nation’s top business schools and working professionals from Google and salfesforce.com visited the Freeman School from March 21-28 to participate in the IDEAcorps Challenge […]

March 30, 2009 ×
Freeman ranked top 15 in finance

Freeman ranked top 15 in finance

The Freeman School has been named one of the top 15 graduate business schools in finance by the Princeton Review. The ranking, based on a survey of MBA students, appears […]

March 26, 2009 ×

In the News: Elstrott addresses visiting graduate students

John Elstrott, clinical professor of business and executive director of the Freeman School’s Levy-Rosenblum Institute for Entrepreneurship, was among the guest speakers to address 50 visiting graduate business students. The […]

March 23, 2009 ×
Freeman students named PMF finalists

Freeman students named PMF finalists

Freeman students Brigham Hall and Derek Little have been named as finalists in the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) program. The program, coordinated by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, was […]

March 13, 2009 ×
Latin American Research Consortium meeting

Latin American Research Consortium meeting

On March 26-27, the Goldring Institute for International Business will host the 9th meeting of the Latin American Research Consortium. Approximately 30 deans from the top business schools in Latin America are expected to attend the dean’s workshop session of the meeting and 20 to 30 scholars from Latin American business schools are expected participate in research workshops. Freeman PhD students will also use this forum to present their research. James McFarland will moderate the main program of the Latin America Dean’s Workshop. In conjunction with the meeting, there will also be a workshop for Burkenroad Reports for Latin America on March 25. Burkenroad Reports for Latin America features students from nine schools in Latin America preparing research reports on 20 small and medium enterprises in the region.

March 12, 2009 ×
Opportunities with the CIA National Clandestine Service

Opportunities with the CIA National Clandestine Service

Mindy Trittipo reports that Freeman students and alumni who missed last week’s CIA National Clandestine Service information session can still apply for positions. Applicants were requested to include the name […]

March 12, 2009 ×
Cook featured in BusinessWeek

Cook featured in BusinessWeek

Victor J. Cook, Freeman Professor of Doctoral Studies and Research and Senior Fellow at the Goldring Institute for International Business, recently contributed an opinion piece to BusinessWeek. The article, titled […]

March 12, 2009 ×
Energy Futures announces job openings for alumni

Energy Futures announces job openings for alumni

Energy Future Holdings Corp., formerly TXU Corp., is a Dallas-based, privately held energy company with a portfolio of competitive and regulated energy subsidiaries. TXU Energy, Luminant and Oncor, EFH’s primary […]

March 12, 2009 ×
Students take second place in portfolio competition

Students take second place in portfolio competition

Freeman students Brigham Hall, Jan Roessler, Saurav Srivastav, Dash Yagaan and Jamil Bhatti took second place honors in the Portfolio Manager’s Finalist Competition of the Texas Investment Portfolio Symposium (TIPS), […]

March 12, 2009 ×
New GBC officers elected

New GBC officers elected

Congratulations to Chonchol Gupta (MBA ’10), who was recently elected president of the Graduate Business Council for 2009-2010. Gupta graduated from University of California, Irvine with a BA in international […]

March 12, 2009 ×