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Gas Matters: The NGLs Interview with Eric Smith

Gas Matters: The NGLs Interview with Eric Smith

Eric Smith, associate director of the Tulane Energy Institute at the A. B. Freeman School of Business, was interviewed in the March 2018 issue of Gas Matters about the emerging natural gas liquids (NGLs) market. Smith discussed the regions currently profiting from NGLs, how gas-focused E&P companies have marketed NGLs, […]

April 12, 2018 ×
Student Entrepreneur Spotlight: Ryan Baker, BSM 2020

Student Entrepreneur Spotlight: Ryan Baker, BSM 2020

By Oliver Martin Ryan’s Hometown: Harrison, New York Major: Entrepreneurial Management, Marketing Year of Graduation: 2020 Entrepreneurial Idea: A digital marketing platform that allows direct marketing for local business through a voting and rewards system What interests you about entrepreneurship? The risk. The reason I find risk so interesting is because high risk […]

February 6, 2018 ×
Cotton Candy and Conversation about Family Business

Cotton Candy and Conversation about Family Business

by Pranay Sakhrani What is “Cotton Candy and Conversation?” On October 27th the Tulane Family Business Center- with help from the Lepage Student Fellows- held a Outreach Event entitled “Cotton Candy and Conversation.” And yes, both the cotton candy and the conversations were quality. The purpose of this outreach was […]

November 21, 2017 ×
The Lepage Center Is Buzzing

The Lepage Center Is Buzzing

Oliver Martin, BSM/BA 2020 While working at the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, I have been opened up to the vibrant entrepreneurial activity at Tulane. The Lepage Center is buzzing with hundreds of resources. The hardest part is choosing which one to pursue. Should I compete in the Business […]

November 16, 2017 ×
Sharing My Knowledge: Teaching Marketing Basics to Engineering Students

Sharing My Knowledge: Teaching Marketing Basics to Engineering Students

Jamie Katz, BSM 2018 Throughout my experience as a student preparing for exams, I have always been told, “you don’t truly understand the information unless you can teach it to a complete beginner.” Earlier this month, my marketing knowledge was put to this ultimate test. Professor Raymond and Dr. Brown […]

November 16, 2017 ×
2018 Tulane Business Model Competition kick off with the Business Model Canvas Workshop

2018 Tulane Business Model Competition kick off with the Business Model Canvas Workshop

Emily Champagne, BSM 2020 On Wednesday, October 25, students from every school at Tulane of all Majors came together for The Business Model Canvas Workshop. Tulane has hosted its annual Business Model Competition for eighteen years, and every year, gearing up for the competition becomes more exciting. This year, to […]

November 16, 2017 ×
Meet the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Student Fellows

Meet the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Student Fellows

Lina Alfieri Stern, Director of Operations Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation The best part for me of working at the Freeman School is the pleasure of interacting with Tulane students and working one on one with them on entrepreneurial projects, business consulting, and career mentoring. I am thrilled to […]

November 13, 2017 ×
MME Students Tour Entergy’s Ninemile Power Plant

MME Students Tour Entergy’s Ninemile Power Plant

On August 25, 2017 the Tulane Master of Management in Energy (MME) took a trip to Entergy’s Ninemile natural gas power plant located in Westwego, Louisiana. The plant, a combined cycle 600 megawatt nominal capacity facility is among the most efficient in the state. The plant utilizes what is known […]

September 5, 2017 ×
MME Students Take a Trip to Houston for the Get66 Program

MME Students Take a Trip to Houston for the Get66 Program

The MME program recently took a trip to Houston, TX to participate in the Get66 Program, which is a career-readiness and networking event sponsored by Phillips 66. During this three-day trip, the students visited the new Phillips 66 Headquarters in the Energy Corridor of Houston. There they toured the facility, […]

September 5, 2017 ×
Field Trip to P66 HQ

Field Trip to P66 HQ

A few weeks ago, during the summer session of the MME program, my fellow MME class and I had the chance to visit the Phillips 66 headquarters in Houston. We had the opportunity to see the P66 trading desk where we participated in a crude oil trading competition called Crude […]

September 5, 2017 ×