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, September 11, 2017By Caroline Stern T'18 If you asked me a year ago what I would be doing for my summer internship, I never would have guessed that I would be working for a toy company. Prior to Tuck, I worked in a very different industry—wealth management—at a Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, September 08, 2017By Abbe Cart T'18 As a first-year student, there are many excellent reasons to partake in the joyful, graceless tradition of Women’s Tripod Hockey. Named for the two legs and stick that keep novice players upright, the late-night games are a unique opportunity to get to know Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, August 31, 2017By Joe Henderson T'18 Coming to Tuck from my previous career at a startup, I knew I was interested in exploring the venture capital (VC) space as an opportunity to combine my past experiences and my Tuck education to provide financing and strategic guidance to startups. Through my summer internship Continue Reading
Admissions, August 30, 2017Last week’s blog post was all about interview logistics. Now that you know what’s ahead of you, we wanted to share a few tips to help you nail it. While Tuck’s interviews are meant to be a conversation, they should still be taken as Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, August 29, 2017By Erica Toews T’18 Writer Clint Smith has four core principles posted in his high school English class: “Read critically. Write consciously. Speak clearly. Tell your truth.” Over the course of three workshops, my cohort of twenty-five Education Pioneers Fellows internalized this message, embracing vulnerability and engaging Continue Reading
Admissions, August 22, 2017At Tuck, we believe that strong interpersonal skills are essential for success as a leader and a team member. Accordingly, admissions interviews play a critical role in the evaluation process and give us a more complete understanding of you as a candidate. Tuck's policy is unique among our peers, Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, August 18, 2017By Tanvi Nayar T’18 I’m often asked what my favorite experiences were during my first year at Tuck. The list is so long that I always struggle to focus on just one aspect. I have my favorite classes, activities, Tuck Talks, hiding corners (yes, you need them), Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, August 15, 2017By Emma He T'17 With just a few weeks left before I step back into my “real life," I’ve been doing a lot of reflecting on my past two years at Tuck. My hope is that my takeaways will speak to you and be useful during your Continue Reading
Admissions, August 15, 2017Letters of Reference (LOR) provide the Admissions Committee with additional insight into your career success, your potential, and your personal and professional strengths and weaknesses. It’s common for applicants to think that this is an area of the application in which they have very little control, but that Continue Reading
Admissions, August 11, 2017We are excited to let you know that the 2017-2018 application is now open. To help you get started, check out the 2017-2018 Application Instructions and be sure to attend our upcoming "Walk Through The Application" webinar from noon-1:00PM EST on Wednesday, August 16, 2017. Please note that if Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, August 10, 2017By Rene Bystron T'18 You might still remember one of the 90s most iconic anthems, Alanis Morissette’s “Hand In My Pocket.” The song starts with a set of dualities such as free but focused or sad but laughing and finishes with a hopeful message: What it Continue Reading
Guest Contributor, August 09, 2017There's no typical MBA student, Poets & Quants reminds us in the opening of their 2017 "MBAs to Watch" list. "Indeed, you’d be hard-pressed to find a 'typical' MBA profile among this year’s 'MBAs To Watch'—an eclectic and ambitious bunch who come Continue Reading
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