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.

Getting ready to hit the road!

Pat Harrison - Admissions, July 25, 2014

In just about one week, the admissions team will hit the road for the start of the recruiting season.  While part of me is wondering where on Earth the summer has gone, the other part is getting really excited as I start to make my travel reservations.  Admissions Continue Reading >>


Club Spotlight: Asia Business Club

Guest Student Contributor, July 24, 2014

Asia Business Club (ASB) at Tuck is an active organization with devoted members who share the same goal - to promote Asian culture at Tuck and to facilitate professional and personal networks among our club members. In the academic year of 2013-2014, ASB organized a series of school-wide events for Continue Reading >>

If at First You Don’t Succeed: Advice for Reapplicants

Pat Harrison - Admissions, July 23, 2014

I have been getting lots of questions from unsuccessful applicants who are planning to reapply to Tuck this coming fall. Many want to know what we think of reapplicants, what they can do to improve their chances the next time, and what the process is. First, what do we think Continue Reading >>

Club Spotlight: Faith Based Groups

Guest Student Contributor, July 21, 2014

Inclusiveness, camaraderie, participation—these are Tuck traditions. From club meetings to student-run symposia to volunteering in the wider community, you'll find ways to get involved at Tuck. The following faith based student groups serve to connect those with shared religious beliefs and traditions, as well as to introduce Continue Reading >>

Club Spotlight: Ski, Board, Skate

Guest Student Contributor, July 18, 2014

Inclusiveness, camaraderie, participation—these are Tuck traditions. From club meetings to student-run symposia to volunteering in the wider community, you'll find ways to get involved at Tuck. And when they're not studying or recruiting, Tuckies sure know how to have a good time. Below is a sampling Continue Reading >>

Records are Meant to be Broken

Nancy G.- Admissions, July 17, 2014

Tuck alumni are renown for their loyalty and commitment to the school, which manifests itself in countless ways. From returning to campus each year to recruit talented Tuckies to their companies and organizations, volunteering their time on various boards and committees to helping admissions with recruiting prospective students, Tuck alums Continue Reading >>

Club Spotlight: Tuck Consulting Club

Guest Student Contributor, July 16, 2014

The Tuck Consulting Club is a student-run organization serving students pursuing careers in management, strategy, health care, and organization consulting.  The club has two primary objectives; to help students pursue careers in consulting, and to serve as a point of contact between Tuck students interested in consulting and the Continue Reading >>

Summertime To-Dos: Research Schools

Kristin Roth - Admissions, July 15, 2014

Summer is a great time to kick back, relax, and… research MBA programs. Alright, that might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think down time in July and August, but it is true, nonetheless. If you haven’t already created your b-school short Continue Reading >>

Candid Advice for a Successful Application

Pat Harrison - Admissions, July 14, 2014 | 2 comment

As aspiring MBA’s, applying to business school provides a great opportunity to stretch your strategic-thinking muscle. Chances are you will apply to more than one program, and all of that application completing, essay writing and GMAT test-taking requires a plan. Here are some tips for developing a solid Continue Reading >>

Club Spotlight: Wine, Music and Adam Smith

Guest Student Contributor, July 11, 2014

Inclusiveness, camaraderie, participation—these are Tuck traditions. From club meetings to student-run symposia to volunteering in the wider community, you'll find ways to get involved at Tuck. And when they're not studying or recruiting, Tuckies sure know how to have a good time. Below is a sampling Continue Reading >>

Club Spotlight: Tuck Technology Club

Guest Student Contributor, July 09, 2014

The Technology Club helps Tuck students learn about the role of MBAs at technology companies and gain exposure to different high-tech industries. Often, members also hold membership in other clubs like Marketing, Entrepreneurship, and General Management in order to better understand a particular area of interest, applying it to their Continue Reading >>

Tuck’s 2014-2015 Application is LIVE!

Admissions, July 08, 2014

Greetings Tuck 360 readers! We're excited to announce that Tuck's 2014 - 2015 application is now live. As you get started, take some time to review the Instructions for Applicants, Admissions FAQs, and our guide to the Application Process. Of course, if you have any further questions, please Continue Reading >>

Reflections on the Reaching Out MBA Leadership Summit

Guest Student Contributor, July 02, 2014

REACHING OUT MBA (ROMBA) was founded to empower and support LGBT MBA students to lead the way towards equality in business education, the workplace and society.  Through its programming and annual conference, ROMBA seeks to educate LGBT students about opportunities, inspire them to become leaders in their organizations and Continue Reading >>

Preparing (and getting excited!) for Tuck

Guest Student Contributor, July 01, 2014

Ka Sheung Dominic Yau T’16 grew up in Hong Kong and London. After graduating from the University of Warwick with a BSc in Mathematics, he worked in London for Markel International, a specialist insurer, focusing on underwriting financial institutions insurance and emerging risks. At Tuck, he plans on playing Continue Reading >>

Beyond Tuck: Dartmouth Athletics and Carolyn Meyer

Guest Student Contributor, June 26, 2014

About the Series: Tuck offers students a diverse and unique experience, both in and outside of the classroom. While people may consider Hanover, New Hampshire a small town with limited opportunities to pursue one's interest, Tuck’s close relationship with the rest of the Dartmouth community and Upper Continue Reading >>

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