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.

Making the Move to Hanover

Admissions, December 03, 2013

Donna Hay, Tuck's Associate Director of Diversity Recruitment Initiatives, talks about the opportunities and distinctive benefits of living in Hanover NH and the Upper Valley   Continue Reading 


Sharing Traditions and Celebrating Community - My First Thanksgiving

Arpitha D. T'15, December 03, 2013

This week I had an opportunity to take part in yet another "I didn't know before coming to Tuck" but "very Tuck-like" experience. I just celebrated my first Thanksgiving. Though I have been in the United States for a little more than two years, I never formally celebrated Continue Reading 


Talk to us!  Have questions about life as a Tuck Partner (TP) in Hanover?

Partner Post Archive, December 02, 2013

Will and I are just getting back from a short Thanksgiving holiday with our family in Chicago; for those of you who celebrate the American holiday, I hope you enjoyed weekends with your loved ones as well. I've gotten a few emails recently from prospective students and their prospective Continue Reading 


Career Treks - Marketing and General Management in the Twin Cities

CDO, December 02, 2013

Alexandra (“Alex”) Clegg is member of the Class of 2015 and a Forte Scholar. Alex, originally from Ohio, graduated from Colby College. Prior to Tuck, she provided corporate strategy and transaction advisory to the Defense, Aerospace, and Government Services industries at Renaissance Strategic Advisors and Charles River Associates in Continue Reading 


Career Treks - Energy in Houston, TX

CDO, November 27, 2013

Tanmay is a first year student at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. Prior to business school, he spent 4 years working with Shell. He has worked in several roles including internal consulting, project management and engineering design for major oil and gas projects at various locations across Asia. Tanmay Continue Reading 


Career Treks - An Intimate Look into the Energy Sector

CDO, November 26, 2013

Jeph Shaw is a T’15 originally from Western Massachusetts.  After graduating from Tufts University in 2007, he joined the technology group of an investment bank in Boston focusing on Merger and Acquisition advisory.  Most recently, he worked in energy private equity with a firm based in Hanover, focusing Continue Reading 


Colgate Palmolive Comes to Tuck

CDO, November 25, 2013

Several Tuck alums who work at Colgate Palmolive, including Michael Sload T’89, Vice President & General Manager, Global Personal Care returned to Hanover to provide students interested in marketing careers with two days of training.  On Thursday, they led a group of 30 students on marketing store checks around Continue Reading 


First Snow!

Partner Post Archive, November 24, 2013

We got our first real snowfall of the season yesterday. It wasn't much, just a couple inches, but it's just enough to transform the landscape into a bit of a winter wonderland. It was fun to watch the snow fall last night, and the boys loved playing with Continue Reading 


Tiny Tuckie on the way!

Partner Post Archive, November 21, 2013

I can't believe how long it's been since my last post!  It's been quite a busy fall for Will and me: I'm pleased to share we'll be welcoming our very own Tiny Tuckie this spring!!  Our baby will arrive just about a month Continue Reading 


2013 Women in Business Conference: “No Limits”

Student Post Archive, November 20, 2013

On October 25 and 26, Tuck welcomed more than 125 current and prospective students, alumnae, faculty, staff and friends to take part in workshops, panel discussions, and mock classes as part of the 2013 Women in Business Conference. The planning process among the two other co-chairs and I began in the spring.  Continue Reading 


So Close while So Far

Student Post Archive, November 19, 2013

I’m spending the fall term of my second year on exchange in Sydney and, to be perfectly honest, I was not sure if this was the right decision to make.  I had no doubt that being in Australia would be a good decision and that I would Continue Reading 


Applying Your Job Search Experiences to the MBA Application Process

Jonathan Masland - Director of Career Development , November 19, 2013

This post was originally published as part of the Ask the Experts series on MBA.com.   The same practices that make MBAs successful in their job search also make them effective in gaining admittance to the MBA program of their choice. As a quick introduction, I am the director Continue Reading 


Applying in January? Plan Your Visit to Tuck

Gelsey Tolosa - Admissions, November 11, 2013

If you are applying in the January Round, I strongly encourage you to visit us and take advantage of our open interview policy. Interviewing before you submit your application will inform your "why Tuck" essay and will help you articulate why you think Tuck is a good fit for you Continue Reading 


Two months…

Arpitha D. T'15, November 10, 2013

I wouldn't do any justice summarizing my time here in the last 2 months in one blog post. But hey, have to give it a try! What did I do after the Orientation Week? Each day has been new, exciting and challenging at the same time. Every day Continue Reading 


Financing Your Degree: Tips, Advice & Resources

Nancy G.- Admissions, November 05, 2013

Planning and preparing for an MBA isn't just about studying for and taking the GMAT, finding the best recommenders, and preparing for admissions interview. One of the most critical (and often overlooked) aspects of any MBA planning process is thinking about how you will finance your degree. There are Continue Reading 


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