Tuck 360: MBA Blog in October 2013

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.

Career Treks - Consulting, Exploring Firm Culture

CDO, October 31, 2013

Each year as the first – and notoriously rigorous – term comes to a close, the Career Development Office (CDO), in conjunction with student clubs, organizes multiple Career Treks. The Treks offer a unique opportunity for first-year students to travel as a group, visiting sought after companies and speaking with Continue Reading 


Happy Halloween!

Marcy H. TP'14, October 31, 2013

By the way if you've ever wondered why the Tuck campus is so safe... well, it's because we have superheroes watching over everything. ; ) Continue Reading 


Gile Mountain Tower Trail

Marcy H. TP'14, October 28, 2013

It is late fall-- the chill in the air is getting chillier, the bright foliage is falling off the trees, and we've even had to scrape ice off our car windows a morning or two already... But, I'm trying to hold on to these last vestiges of our Continue Reading 


Career Treks - Finance, Recruiting as an International Student

CDO, October 28, 2013

Each year as the first – and notoriously rigorous – term comes to a close, the Career Development Office (CDO), in conjunction with student clubs, organizes multiple Career Treks.  The Treks offer a unique opportunity for first-year students to travel as a group, visiting sought after companies and speaking Continue Reading 


Student Founded, Tuck Food Society

Stephanie B. - Admissions, October 25, 2013

Grow. Make. Sell. Eat.  The Tuck Food Society is perhaps the newest club on campus. Founders, Erica Johnston, Divya Belavadi, and Isabella Liu are all first-year Tuck students with a passion for both business and food.  The club’s mission aims to help students explore careers along Continue Reading 


November Application Round Interview Deadline Extended

Nancy G.- Admissions, October 24, 2013

Good news for those of you who are planning on applying in the November application round. We have extended the applicant-initiated interview deadline to November 22, 2013. Note that this does not change the application deadline, which remains November 6, 2013. Tuck has an open-interview policy, which enables all applicants to participate in an Continue Reading 


Career Treks - Finance

CDO, October 22, 2013

Each year as the first – and notoriously rigorous – term comes to a close, the Career Development Office (CDO), in conjunction with student clubs, organizes multiple Career Treks.  The Treks offer a unique opportunity for first-year students to travel as a group, visiting sought after companies and speaking Continue Reading 


ROI of a Tuck MBA

Nancy G.- Admissions, October 18, 2013

As you consider your MBA options, it's likely that one of the decision factors you'll explore is the return on your MBA investment. While the monetary rewards of an MBA from a top-school are a key motivator for many applicants, it's equally important to consider the many Continue Reading 


Career Treks - Consulting

CDO, October 17, 2013

Each year as the first – and notoriously rigorous – term comes to a close, the Career Development Office (CDO), in conjunction with student clubs, organizes multiple Career Treks.  The Treks offer a unique opportunity for first-year students to travel as a group, visiting sought after companies and speaking Continue Reading 


Career Treks - Marketing

CDO, October 15, 2013

Each year as the first – and notoriously rigorous – term comes to a close, the Career Development Office (CDO), in conjunction with student clubs, organizes multiple Career Treks.  The Treks offer a unique opportunity for first-year students to travel as a group, visiting sought after companies and speaking Continue Reading 


First Fall at Tuck

Kate T. - TP'15, October 10, 2013

When my husband decided that the only business school he really wanted to attend was Tuck in Hanover, NH, he told me that one of the reasons was because of the uniquely close network of students and partners that make up the community.   I had heard similar pitches Continue Reading 


Ask Dawna: Tips for Recommenders

Dawna Clarke - Director of Admissions, October 10, 2013

Applying to business school requires a lot of time and commitment. Hours spent studying for (and taking) the GMAT, researching and visiting schools, thousands of words written in essays. One of the aspects of the process that many applicants find challenging is selecting the best recommenders and managing the expectations, Continue Reading 


A Week in the Life…

Carolyn Sherry - T'15, October 10, 2013

It’s Monday, October 7. What a week- here’s a quick timeline of events… Monday, September 30: Take a Managerial Economics final. Three out of four MBA classes are done. Study for a Statistics Final. Tuesday, October 1: Take a Statistics final. Fall A is officially complete and you Continue Reading 


Career Services: The First 30 Days

Jonathan Masland - Career Development Office, October 07, 2013

Yesterday, nearly 200 first-year students packed into cars and buses and headed to Boston and New York City to take part in three days of company visits as part of the Career Development Office’s (CDO) annual consulting, investment banking, and marketing treks. These visits offer students a great opportunity Continue Reading 


Exchange we can believe in!

Andrew Miller T'14, October 06, 2013

Second year!  It seemed so far away, and now I’m a month into it.  I’m really enjoying it thus far: classes are interesting and smaller in size than first year, and, of course, the weather is great—spring has truly sprung here in Continue Reading 


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