Tuck 360: MBA Blog

Find out what sets Tuck apart. Hear from the people who make Tuck distinctive among the world’s top MBA programs—students, partners, Tuck admissions staff, and the Tuck administrators who will work with you throughout your two years at Tuck. The Tuck 360: MBA blog combines candid insight about life at Tuck from students and partners with helpful insider tips and advice from Tuck staff who want you to succeed at Tuck.

Why should you attend Tuck’s Military Visit Day?

Guest Student Contributor, April 15, 2014

Dan Bleicher T'15, grew up in Fort Lauderdale, FL and attended the USNA, graduating with a B.S. in Political Science.  Upon graduation he flew S-3 Vikings as an NFO and E-6B Mercury’s as a pilot.  He also served as the Executive Assistant to the Continue Reading >>


#WeAreTuck

Stephanie Butler, April 14, 2014

We're thrilled to announce the recent launch of Tuck's community hashtag, #WeAreTuck; Tuck isn't just where you go, it's what you become.  Students, alumni, faculty, and staff are encouraged to share the special everyday moments (along with some of the more extraordinary!) that show their Continue Reading >>

Global Learning Expeditions

Stephanie Butler, April 08, 2014

One of their most popular MBA enrichment initiatives, the Center for Global Business and Government (CGBG) organizes half-term-elective courses (for credit) called Learning Expeditions (LEs) each academic year. These faculty-led trips offer several benefits, including: Immersive experiential learning that takes place in the field, often in emerging markets and developing Continue Reading >>

2014 Admitted Students Weekend

Claire B. TP'14, April 06, 2014

Campus is abuzz with final preparations for Admitted Students Weekend (ASW) this upcoming weekend, Friday, 4/11-Sunday, 4/13.  Everyone's looking forward to welcoming you all!  There's so much in store for this weekend. For folks who are undecided about their business school decision, it's an incredibly valuable Continue Reading >>

Tuck 2013 Employment Report

Nancy G.- Admissions, April 01, 2014

Tuck graduates continue to enjoy great career success, with employment levels and compensation rates for Tuck’s class of 2013 among the top MBA programs worldwide and alumni reporting  high satisfaction with their post-MBA industry, function, location, and organization. These successes are a direct result of Tuck’s Continue Reading >>

Tuck’s 12th Annual Business and Society Conference

Stephanie Butler, March 27, 2014

The Center for Business & Society recently hosted its 12th annual Business & Society Conference, themed "Business as a Lever for Social Change." Tuck faculty, staff, students, and industry leaders came together for two days of sessions covering everything from social entrepreneurship to climate change to ethics. Thursday highlights Continue Reading >>

The Box Food Truck comes to Tuck

Claire B. TP'14, March 21, 2014

Though this isn't my personal story, I'm so proud of our friends who've worked tirelessly to bring this food truck to Tuck, that I had to share! T'14 friends of ours (featured in this article) have been working over the past year to found The Box, Dartmouth' Continue Reading >>

Tuck Women go to UCLA for Stock Pitch Competition

Guest Student Contributor, March 19, 2014

Michaela is a T’15 who lived in Asia before Tuck, working in sales and trading for a bulge bracket investment bank. She is pursuing a career in Investment Management after Tuck and will be co-chair of the Investment Club next year.   A few weeks ago, a team of Continue Reading >>

Faculty Expertise

Stephanie Butler, March 11, 2014

Many professors who teach in the MBA program also teach as part of Tuck Executive Education.  Visit the Executive Education blog faculty insights. VIDEOS:  Paul Argenti, Professor of Corporate Communication, offers advice on a variety of real life reputation and communication incidents, in On Message with Continue Reading >>

Tuck & Diversity

Arpitha T'15, March 07, 2014

I just finished my last exam for the Winter term. Yay!  Courses, learning, professors – everything and everyone has been awesome. It’s amazing to look back and see how much you learn in just 2 months. Equally exciting at this time is to look around and see so Continue Reading >>

Career Treks - Tuck goes West for Tech

Guest Student Contributor, March 06, 2014

Sandy Chen is a T’15 from San Francisco, CA.  Prior to business school, she spent two of her most glorious years eating her way through the halls of Williams-Sonoma as their Sweet Food Inventory Planner.  She is also a former Industrials investment banker and founder of a Continue Reading >>

Digital Strategies Fellow Interviews Time Warner VP

Stephanie Butler, March 05, 2014

Like other research centers at Tuck, the Center for Digital Strategies offers an MBA Fellowship program for second-year students.  Those interested in business strategy and the impact of information technology in the extended enterprise are asked to submit a letter of interest, a resume, and complete an interview before Continue Reading >>

From April Applicant to T’15

Guest Student Contributor, March 04, 2014 | 1 comment

Laura Ionita is an MBA candidate in the class of 2015 at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. Prior to Tuck, Laura lived in in the South of France and worked in the IT industry as a Product Marketing Manager. After Tuck, Laura would like to live on the West Continue Reading >>

Competitive, but not Impossible

Stephanie Butler, February 27, 2014

Though this post was originally published in March of 2013, the advice from Laura and Sara (final round admits) is every bit as applicable now.  Next week, a T'15 from Romania will share her journey to Tuck via the final application round. Tuck's final application deadline is April 2, 2014.  Continue Reading >>

Tuck Travels to Mexico City for Case Competition

Stephanie Butler, February 25, 2014

First-year Tuck students, Eric Sparks and Christine Hou, traveled to Mexico City to participate in IPADE's annual Global Case Competition. IPADE is unique among case competitions in that schools send a handful of students and the case teams are created on site. Schools are mixed and mingled for maximum Continue Reading >>

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