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President and CEO of Newpark Resources, Paul Howes, Speaks to Energy Students on the Importance of Maintaining a Focused Strategy Through the Down Cycle

President and CEO of Newpark Resources, Paul Howes, Speaks to Energy Students on the Importance of Maintaining a Focused Strategy Through the Down Cycle

On April 11, 2017, Paul Howes, President and Chief Executive Officer of Newpark Resources, spoke to students in the Master of Management in Energy (MME) program. Mr. Howes lectured the students on Newpark Resources’ strategic drivers such as differentiation through technology, customer service and support, and international expansion. He also […]

May 2, 2017 ×
Jim Carter, Calumet Board Member, Lectures Energy Students on MLPs

Jim Carter, Calumet Board Member, Lectures Energy Students on MLPs

Jim Carter is on the Board of Directors of Calumet Specialty Products Partners and came to speak to the MME students about Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) and the Calumet case studied in James McFarland´s Energy Strategy Capstone class. Calumet began in 1990 as a specialty petroleum products business. they expanded […]

May 2, 2017 ×
Crawfish Fest at Tulane

Crawfish Fest at Tulane

Students, alums and crawfish fans alike flocked to Crawfest over the weekend. With warm weather, close to 20,000 pounds of mudbugs and nine bands playing on two stages, the annual student-run festival was, once again, a rousing success. Read More…

April 26, 2017 ×
Tulane Students Visit Houston for NGL Feedstocks and Derivatives Conference

Tulane Students Visit Houston for NGL Feedstocks and Derivatives Conference

Now for those unfamiliar with the industry, NGL stands for Natural Gas Liquids and is a blanket term used to describe a series of hydrocarbons including ethane, propane, butane, isobutane, and natural gasoline. This two-day event was designed to break down the global demand within these NGL feedstocks and provide […]

March 8, 2016 ×
Energy Students Explore Job Opportunities in Chicago

Energy Students Explore Job Opportunities in Chicago

The students along with two staff members from the career management center traveled to Chicago for a day full of informational sessions, networking opportunities, and potential interviews. The group first met with three members of BP’s three year rotational program, including one Freeman school alum. The BP employees fielded and […]

November 30, 2015 ×
Oak Street celebrates po’boys in a rich fashion

Oak Street celebrates po’boys in a rich fashion

Tulane students enjoy eating po’boys from some of the finest restaurants in town at the unique Oak Street Po’boy Fest… Read More

November 24, 2015 ×
Morgan Stanley’s Grant Brady and Tripp Evans Join MME Students in Trading Simulation

Morgan Stanley’s Grant Brady and Tripp Evans Join MME Students in Trading Simulation

Last Thursday, The Tulane Energy Institute and Tulane Executive Speaker Series were pleased to welcome Grant Brady and Tripp Evans from Morgan Stanley to discuss their Commodities group and opportunities within Morgan Stanley. That evening, the Energy Fundamentals and Trading course taught by professor John Foreman had the opportunity to […]

November 19, 2015 ×
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Professor Takes Homecoming Visitors On Tour of Economy

A speaker series during Homecoming festivities featured a talk by Peter Ricchiuti, the Freeman School of Business professor and economist, who took visitors on a whirlwind and lighthearted tour of the economy and stock market. Read more on the Tulane blog.

November 12, 2015 ×
Freeman Morning Cup of Energy

Freeman Morning Cup of Energy

Freeman Morning Cup of Energy (MCOE) is a daily newsletter and weekly recap brought to you by energy enthusiasts at Tulane University’s Freeman School of Business, members of the Tulane Energy Club (TEC); and 2016 candidates for the Master of Management in Energy program. Contributors to Freeman MCOE want to make it easy […]

October 28, 2015 ×
BP Returns to Tulane

BP Returns to Tulane

BP recruiters Tony Valente and Louis Bergsman visited the Tulane campus to conduct a trading simulation and discuss BP’s Trader Development Program (TDP) with the Freeman School of Business. The TDP is a three year rotational program that focuses on doing the job at hand, but always having questions. As […]

October 8, 2015 ×