Experience

Experience, Featured

Celebrating the End of Finals

Celebrating the End of Finals

MBA 2s finished finals last Thursday and immediately headed to Rum House and Balcony Bar to celebrate. After a 4+ hour final in Investments, countless reports, valuations, consulting projects, and Burkenroad deliverables, the MBA 2s were ready to relax. All in all, it was a hard fought—but well worth it—semester! […]

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Energy, Experience

Internship with Shell

Internship with Shell

This past summer I was an intern with Shell Oil Company in the Deep Water Logistics group in New Orleans. This group manages the logistics and supply chain activities for the Gulf of Mexico. Although Tulane doesn’t offer a supply chain concentration, I was impressed that I was fully capable […]

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The 7th Annual Oak Street Po-Boy Festival

The 7th Annual Oak Street Po-Boy Festival

On Sunday, November 24th, 50+ Po-Boy vendors, neighborhood restaurants, and local food trucks packed onto Oak Street for the 7th Annual Oak Street Po-Boy Festival. Tents offering versions of traditional po-boys (Oyster, Shrimp, and Roast Beef) to Vietnamese, German, Sausage, and Vegetarian po-boys flanked the narrow street from Carrolton all […]

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Buenos Aires, Argentina Photos

Buenos Aires, Argentina Photos

This year’s MBA2 class recently returned from the program’s South America trip to Buenos Aires, Argentina. As part of the program’s curriculum, the cohort attended classes and lectures in the Latin American city, as well as presented to consulting clients who worked with the students throughout the semester.

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Lola Bravo and manager Alex Laputz at the 2013 Walmart Shareholders' Meeting

Working at Walmart

Interviewee: Lola Bravo Concentration/Other: Concentration in Strategic Management and Leadership and Marketing Specialization in Entrepreneurship Master of Global Management Candidate Year: MBA 2 Industry/Company/ Area of Internship/Location: Corporate Intern, Multi-Channel Innovation at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. in Bentonville, Arkansas What can you tell readers about the scope of your internship this […]

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Lessons from Greece

Lessons from Greece

My name is Patrick Van Brunt and I’m a 2nd year MBA concentrating in marketing and strategic management. I’d like to take this opportunity to write about how the project we did last semester for our European trip has already helped me in my day-to-day life. When my team first […]

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Experience, Featured, Finance, People

Venture Capital Fellowship and Private Equity Internship

Venture Capital Fellowship and Private Equity Internship

(Above picture (from right): CFO of Fortune 500, Texas-based Susser Holdings (NYSE: SUSS), Mary Sullivan, and Jordan Dorenfeld, Tulane MBA Student, Class of 2014) Series: “2nd Year MBAs Talk About Their Summer Internships” MBA Student: Jordan Dorenfeld (Cal Poly, B.S. Accounting ’09) Concentration: Finance, Strategic Management, Energy Year: 2nd Year […]

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Experience, Featured, New Orleans

“New” to New Orleans

“New” to New Orleans

I’m thrilled to be working at Tulane for the same reasons that you will enjoy being a Tulane student. I moved to New Orleans recently, in the summer of 2012 to join the Freeman School as the Director of Graduate Admissions. A year has gone by and I’ve done a […]

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Experience, Featured, New Orleans

Murder Mystery Dinner Party: Not Your Normal Thursday Night

Murder Mystery Dinner Party: Not Your Normal Thursday Night

Last week, at approximately 7:30 on Thursday night, a group of suspects met at Tommy’s Cuisine in the Central Business District to solve a murder. Twenty or so MBA 2s donned 1920’s costumes and transformed for an evening into characters like Al Capone, Jack “Greasy Thumbs” Guilespsi, Don Wannabe, and jazz singer […]

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Experience, Featured, People

Humana Internship

Humana Internship

Series: “2nd Year MBAs Talk About Their Summer Internships” Interview conducted by Sarah Turner, MBA Content Contributor Interviewee: Sunita Singh Concentration/Other: Marketing, Strategic Leadership & Management Year: MBA 2 Industry/Company/ Area of Internship/Location: Humana (Healthcare), Louisville, KY What can you tell other students about the scope of your internship this […]

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