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Alberta Wright, above, earned PitchNOLA's top prize of $5,000 with her pitch for Young Creative Agency. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)

Youth design agency earns top prize at PitchNOLA

If you’ve ever seen the reality show “Shark Tank,” you know the format: Budding entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to a panel of investors with thousands of dollars in funding resting […]

February 1, 2016 ×
New York Times: Tech’s ‘Frightful 5’ Will Dominate Digital Life

New York Times: Tech’s ‘Frightful 5’ Will Dominate Digital Life

From The New York Times, Jan. 20, 2015: The New York Times’ Farad Manjoo interviewed Geoff Parker, professor of management science, about the continuing dominance of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google […]

January 20, 2016 ×
A presenter pitches for her project at last year’s PitchNOLA event. This year, 10 New Orleanians will be competing on Jan. 28 for funding for their solutions to challenges in the New Orleans community. (Photo by Guillermo Cabrera-Rojo)

Funds on the line at PitchNOLA: Community Solutions

Ten semifinalists will be pitching their ideas for solutions to community issues at Tulane University during PitchNOLA 2016: Community Solutions, to be held on Jan. 28. The Lepage Center for […]

January 14, 2016 ×
Alumnus Steve Gleason profiled in New York Times

Alumnus Steve Gleason profiled in New York Times

Steve Gleason (MBA ’11), the former New Orleans Saint who has turned his battle against ALS into a national campaign to promote treatment of the disease, was featured in the […]

January 8, 2016 ×
The Advocate: Energy service companies see struggles ahead

The Advocate: Energy service companies see struggles ahead

    From The Advocate, Dec. 19, 2015: The Advocate interviewed Eric Smith, associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute, for a story on the outlook for Louisiana energy service […]

December 20, 2015 ×
A new study ranks Lynn Hannan, left, and Jasmijn Bol among the top 25 experimental accounting scholars in the world.

Freeman tops in managerial/experimental accounting

A new study ranks Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business No. 1 in the world in managerial-experimental accounting. The study, which is based on the number of faculty […]

December 15, 2015 ×
Knud Berthelsen, right, was one of about 50 business leaders and export professionals invited to attend a White House briefing on the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Also pictured is White House Business Council Director Diane Doukas, center, and Port of South Louisiana Executive Director Paul Aucoin.

Faculty member invited to White House briefing on trade

Knud Berthelsen (MBA ’09), adjunct lecturer in management, was invited to the White House in November to attend a briefing on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and The President’s Trade Agenda. […]

December 10, 2015 ×
Freeman team a finalist in PwC Case Competition

Freeman team a finalist in PwC Case Competition

A team from the A. B. Freeman School of Business has been selected to advance to the finals of the PwC Challenge Case Competition. As one of four national finalists, […]

November 24, 2015 ×
It pays to be well rounded

It pays to be well rounded

In the last several years, specialization has become the new mantra at business schools, with students pursuing increasingly narrow tracks of study in hopes of gaining an advantage in the […]

November 20, 2015 ×
2016 Business Model Competition accepting applications

2016 Business Model Competition accepting applications

Applications are now open for the 2016 Tulane Business Model Competition, which will award over $40,000 in cash prizes to college entrepreneurs with promising startup ventures. Presented by the Tulane […]

November 20, 2015 ×