Post Tagged with: "social entrepreneurship"

PitchNOLA winner comes full circle

PitchNOLA winner comes full circle

When entrepreneur Larry Irvin Jr. took the Freeman Auditorium stage at last year’s PitchNOLA startup competition, it did not go well. He froze up a minute into his pitch, rushing […]

February 3, 2015 ×
Social entrepreneurs seek the perfect pitch at PitchNOLA

Social entrepreneurs seek the perfect pitch at PitchNOLA

Ten teams of social entrepreneurs visited Tulane’s uptown campus last week to pitch ideas to solve a host of environmental and social problems, but in the end, it was a […]

November 20, 2012 ×
Register now for PitchNOLA 2012

Register now for PitchNOLA 2012

Got an idea to solve a social or environmental problem in New Orleans? Register for PitchNOLA, Propeller’s annual social innovation “elevator pitch” competition, and you could win up to $6,000 […]

October 3, 2012 ×
Elstrott honored with dedication of elementary school in India

Elstrott honored with dedication of elementary school in India

John Elstrott’s name has been synonymous with entrepreneurship education at the Freeman School for more than 25 years. Now, thanks to a California-based company, Elstrott’s name is synonymous with education […]

April 3, 2012 ×
Innovative approach to health care wins top prize at PitchNOLA

Innovative approach to health care wins top prize at PitchNOLA

The ideas presented spanned everything from urban farms to educational wetlands trips to an online crowdsourcing program to support underprivileged students, but in the end, it was an innovative approach […]

October 7, 2011 ×
Princeton Review ranks Freeman 14th nationally for entrepreneurship

Princeton Review ranks Freeman 14th nationally for entrepreneurship

For the sixth consecutive year, Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has been recognized as one of the top 25 schools in the country for graduate entrepreneurship education. […]

September 20, 2011 ×
Business Forum looks at corporate consciousness

Business Forum looks at corporate consciousness

Whole Foods Market co-founder and CEO John Mackey drew the wrath of many longtime customers in August with a Wall Street Journal opinion piece that proposed free-market alternatives to healthcare […]

October 12, 2009 ×