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.
Guest Student Contributor, February 01, 2017By Meghna Kedia T’18 I don’t consider myself a morning person. My gym buddy would attest to that. But when it came to waking up at 7:00 a.m. on a chilly November day in Hanover to trek towards the Stafford Hill Solar Farm in Rutland, VT, I Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, January 30, 2017By Katrina Goulden T’18 Climate change is in the spotlight now more than ever, and several companies have started taking steps towards becoming more environmentally friendly. For the most part, these initial steps involve switching out traditional incandescent lightbulbs for LED alternatives or getting the latest high efficiency hand-dryer Continue Reading
Justine Kohr, January 27, 2017During the week of the presidential inauguration, faculty and policy experts across Tuck and Dartmouth came together to discuss potential policy changes under a Republican White House and Congress. Topics included energy and the environment, health care, immigration, terrorism, education, trade, and more. Nearly 500 people from the Dartmouth and Upper Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, January 24, 2017By Erica Toews T'18 Last weekend, the Investment Club took 20 Tuck students to Omaha, Nebraska to meet Warren Buffett. We spent the morning at a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary called Nebraska Furniture Mart, the nation’s largest home furnishing store. Rose Blumkin (“Mrs. B”), an immigrant from Russia Continue Reading
Stephanie Butler, January 18, 2017This afternoon, I hosted our daily “Q&A with an Admissions Officer” session. Like many other days (most, really), the prospective student visitors had questions about Tuck’s Research Centers and Initiatives—today it happened to be the Revers Center for Energy and the Center Continue Reading
Admissions, January 10, 2017Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be an Admissions Officer? How it feels? In his new post on MBA Crystal Ball, Suds gives you a peek into the dynamics of Tuck’s Admissions Committee. By Sudershan Tirumala T’10 Associate Director of Continue Reading
Guest Contributor, January 09, 2017The Tuck Mindfulness Society (TMS) is a growing group of practitioners who use meditation and mindfulness techniques to develop better overall health, mental focus, satisfying personal relationships and leadership qualities such as empathy. One of TMS’s founders, Eric Giles T’16, is the Redwoods Resident at DaVita Kidney Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, January 04, 2017By Erica Toews T'18 Tuck encourages students to take initiative and supports us in doing so. My classmate Dan Brugal and I led a technology trek to New York City, and we had a blast collaborating to plan the trip. Seventeen first-year students got to know one another as we Continue Reading
Admissions, January 03, 2017When approached with the right perspective, January can be such a refreshing time of year. A time to refocus priorities and take stock of the previous year (good and bad!). With all this reflection, perhaps you realized you’re ready to pursue a different career. Perhaps, you realized you Continue Reading
Justine Kohr, January 02, 2017Happy New Year! Thank you for being an avid reader of Tuck360, our official MBA blog here at the Tuck School of Business. Looking back, these were some of our most widely-read blog posts of the year. We hope your 2017 is a great one! 1. Get to Know a Tuckie: Continue Reading
Admissions, December 27, 2016Tuck's Student Ambassador Team collaborates with the Admissions Office to share their Tuck experience with prospective students. The team is structured by geographical region, with an SAT Captain leading each. In the following months, we'll introduce you to them. Today, meet Eduardo Watanabe, T'17 and Continue Reading
Justine Kohr, December 21, 2016We're pleased to introduce TuckCast, a student-led podcast series offering greater insight into the Tuck experience. In our first episode, Alen Amini T'18 sits down with Stephanie Butler, assistant director of admissions. Butler offers her advice for prospective Tuck applicants on common application mistakes to avoid,  Continue Reading
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