Experience

Graduate Student Social at Rock ‘n’ Bowl

Graduate Student Social at Rock ‘n’ Bowl

At the end of August, the MME students rung in a new school year by attending a social hosted by the Graduate Business Council at the famous New Orleans Rock ‘n’ Bowl, where we put our bowling skills to the test. The MME students in attendance were humbled in bowling […]

September 16, 2015 ×
How the MME Program Prepared Me for my Job at Bloomberg

How the MME Program Prepared Me for my Job at Bloomberg

I recently graduated from the Masters of Management in Energy program at Tulane and am currently five weeks into my job at Bloomberg. I’ve done some reflection on how my education has prepared me for my position in financial sales and analytics and my career. My current job starts with […]

August 25, 2015 ×
How the MME Program Helped Me Secure a Job

How the MME Program Helped Me Secure a Job

I grew up watching movies with my dad. The day I watched Trading Places my life changed. At that point I became fascinated by the mystery of the commodity market. I wanted to be involved in the commodity business in some capacity, even though I didn’t quite know what that […]

March 2, 2015 ×
Energy Graduate Students Share Ideas on the Global Energy Markets

Energy Graduate Students Share Ideas on the Global Energy Markets

Happy New Year and Roll Wave! My name is Robert Edgar and I am in the Master of Management in Energy program at Tulane University. I decided to start a blog to circulate ideas and viewpoints on various topics in the energy industry that relate to what we learn and […]

February 6, 2015 ×
Tulane University’s Burkernroad Reports Program Wins Top Teaching Award

Tulane University’s Burkernroad Reports Program Wins Top Teaching Award

Burkenroad Reports is a unique experiential learning opportunity where Freeman School MBA, Master of Management in Energy, (MME), Master of Accounting (MACCT) and Professional MBA (PMBA) students learn equity research. Students work in small groups to analyze and produce investment research reports on a number of publicly held companies. The […]

December 15, 2014 ×
TEC Annual Networking Reception

TEC Annual Networking Reception

On November 13, TEC members and local alumni in energy met for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at the Windsor Court’s Le Salon. At the event, the alumni shared their career experiences and gave advice on the industry. Business cards were exchanged as well. Overall, both the members and the alumni […]

December 2, 2014 ×
Pivotal LNG and Tulane Energy Institute

Pivotal LNG and Tulane Energy Institute

We exited the freeway just outside of Birmingham, Alabama and made our way through the wooded back roads of Trussville. Pivotal LNG owns and operates a natural gas liquefaction plant located on their 40-acre property. Meeting and learning from industry professionals in person gives us a complete understanding of how […]

November 20, 2014 ×
Master of Management in Energy Alumni Interview Tulane Grads

Master of Management in Energy Alumni Interview Tulane Grads

Nick Curran and Lizzie Piazza, Master of Management in Energy (MME) graduates of 2013, recently participated as recruiters during a Freeman Days networking event in New Orleans. Their 2013 graduating class was just the second class to graduate from the MME program at the Freeman School of Business. Nick and […]

November 4, 2014 ×
Port NOLA and Tulane Energy Institute

Port NOLA and Tulane Energy Institute

This semester approximately half of the Management in Energy class chose Energy Group Projects as their elective. In the beginning of the semester, we were selected to continue the report on the use of LNG specifically for long-haul trucking applications. We have worked closely with our corporate sponsor, Pivotal LNG, […]

October 29, 2014 ×