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Andrew M. - T'14, March 13, 2013The winter term is now over and, with it, the on-campus recruiting process that has occupied most of my non-class time since mid-September. I came on campus unsure of how on-campus recruiting would go (my goal is to switch careers into management consulting) but, with the help of T13' Continue Reading
Alice L. – T’14, December 22, 2012We T’14s are a quarter done with our Tuck experience (so sad!) and the time has absolutely blown by. It has been incredible. However, in looking back, the experience has been a bit bittersweet – making it through Fall A and B has been a lot harder than Continue Reading
Alice L. – T’14, December 19, 2012We finished our last final (Capital Markets) at noon on Wednesday the 12th and a bunch of us immediately took off for the airport to catch flights out to SF. Several Tuckies had spent months organizing the West Coast Trek and their hard work paid off – this was the Continue Reading
Andrew M. - T'14, December 13, 2012Tomorrow's the big day! To echo Claire, all of us here are sending positive vibes and best wishes to all of the applicants who find out tomorrow! It's hard to believe that a day after we finish our Fall B term, we'll start welcoming the Continue Reading
Marcy H. TP'14, December 07, 2012When applying to Tuck and during our weekend here for ASW, Zach and I were often told that the first two semesters (Fall A, lasting approximately the 4 weeks of September, followed by Fall B which lasts from October through mid-December) are incredibly intense and busy and overwhelming. As the Continue Reading
Sumeeta K. - T'14, November 09, 2012Tuck is such an amazing place for so many reasons. One of the things that stands out to me when I think about what sets it apart, is the 24/7 learning environment that being in Hanover fosters. In Tuck terms, 24/7 learning means that the potential for my knowledge base to Continue Reading
Oksana C. T'14, October 18, 2012Tuck was placed #2 in the Economist'sannual ranking of full time MBA programs. I’m personally incredibly proud, but at the same time I feel that it is well deserved. The ranking is based on four factors which The Economist identifies as the primary reasons students pursue Continue Reading
Andrew M. - T'14, October 07, 2012For us first years, tomorrow, in addition to being Columbus Day, is also the start of our Fall B term. Reflecting back on my eight weeks here at Tuck, I was inspired to verse. For those putting the finishing touches on your Tuck admissions application, I hope this Continue Reading
Avanti M. T'14, October 03, 2012Now that I can breathe after the mad Fall A rush, I'm sitting at a Starbucks in New York contemplating the unique little community that Tuck has, and I cannot be more grateful for the honor of being able to call it mine. The things that some would call Continue Reading
Oksana C. T'14, October 02, 2012Fall A – first four week term of our first year at Tuck is over. It was… When I was thinking how to best describe it, first an image of a race car came to my mind. It starts immediately, develops speed in no time and an enormous weight Continue Reading
Stephanie B. - Admissions, September 25, 2012Stephanie O'Brien, T'14 and Forte Fellow, writes about her non-traditional journey to an MBA. After asking herself "how do you create functional, high-performing structures and systems, not just in a work environment but in your own life?" she's finding answers through three important life skills she's already Continue Reading
Juliet H. T'14, September 16, 2012Business school: a study in efficiently allocating finite resources We are half way through Fall A and I can say that the biggest challenge I have had thus far is contracting a severe case of Fear Of Missing Out syndrome (FOMO). It stems from the plethora of opportunities available Continue Reading
Justin R T'13, May 27, 2012Wow. I can’t believe my first year is over. Fall A and B, Winter and Spring Terms. All over. What an experience it’s been. It was pretty difficult zeroing in on a particular topic to write about for this post because so much has happened in Continue Reading
Luis G - T'13, May 16, 2012The dividend discount model is one of the valuation techniques I learned in Financial Statement Interpretation and Analysis, a class that prepares students to effectively analyze and interpret financial statements. Basically, the dividend discount model says that the value of a company is worth the discounted sum of all Continue Reading
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