The Extraordinary Power of Experiential Learning

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Prior to becoming dean here at the Freeman School, I was a professor of accountancy for several decades. I would like to share with you some of what I learned over those decades and explain why it is more relevant today than ever before.

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A Profitable Partnership

- Winter 2018 -
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In the last eight years, Upturn Arts has grown from a two-week dance camp for kids into a thriving nonprofit that provides after-school, holiday and summer arts programming to over 1,300 children in New Orleans, but founder Dana Reed shares the credit for its success with an unlikely source: Tulane University undergraduate business students.

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Good As Gold

- Winter 2018 -
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The Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex, the new home of Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business, has been certified LEED Gold by the U.S. Green Building Council for meeting the highest standards in green building.

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Analytics Students Fight Crime with Data

- Winter 2018 -
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To help make the information more accessible to the public, the NOPD recently turned to the Freeman School and students in the newly launched Master of Business Analytics (MANA) program.

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Is New Orleans Poised to be the Next Silicon Valley?

- Winter 2018 -
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In a discussion at the 39th annual Tulane Business Forum in September, technology consultant David Snyder told business leaders not to underestimate the impact of DXC’s presence in the city.

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A Lucid Approach to Growing a Business

- Winter 2018 -
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How do companies create successful, innovative cultures? In July, a panel of employees from one of the most innovative companies around — technology firm Lucid — shared their thoughts on the company’s one-of-a-kind culture in a special presentation for business students.

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MME Students Visit Offshore Production Platform

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In July, Freeman School Master of Management in Energy students visited Breton Sound #51, an offshore production platform in the Gulf of Mexico operated by independent oil and gas company Upstream Exploration.

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Freeman Welcomes Nine to Faculty for 2018-19

- Winter 2018 -
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The A. B. Freeman School of Business is pleased to announce the appointment of nine new faculty members for the 2018-19 academic year.

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Former Dean James W. McFarland Retires

- Winter 2018 -
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James W. McFarland, professor of management science and the second-longest-serving dean in Freeman School history, officially retired on July 1, 2018, bringing to a close a remarkable 30-year career at Tulane University.

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New Course Gives Students an Inside Look at Hedge Funds

- Winter 2018 -
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Mara Force spent 18 years at JPMorgan working with hedge funds and hedge fund managers. Now, as a Freeman School professor of practice and instructor in the Aaron Selber Jr. Course on Hedge Funds, she’s helping students to understand and master the notoriously Byzantine investment category.

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