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Halloween

Marcy H. TP'14, November 06, 2012

Halloween in Hanover was great fun.  On Halloween afternoon we got all the kiddos in Sachem Village together for a short parade to show off their costumes followed by a pizza party and, of course, trick-or-treating.  It was really something to see our little neighborhood overrun by all Continue Reading 


WIB Conference Was A Success!

Laura T'13, November 05, 2012

This past weekend was the Women In Business Conference.  The WIB conference was amazing!  The theme this year was “Be Your Own Champion”.  We had wonderful alumnae keynote speakers, Helen Kurtz (T’97) Director of Marketing Excellence at General Mills and Jennifer Uhrig (T’87) Continue Reading 


Visiting campus as a partner

Claire B. TP14, October 30, 2012

When Will was applying to schools, he of course registered to visit Tuck and participate in an interview while here.  Part of the registration process was identifying whether or not he had a partner, and if so, if his partner (yours truly) would be be coming to campus with Continue Reading 


Things to Consider When Your Partner is Applying to an MBA Program

Marcy H. TP'14, October 29, 2012

I recently stumbled upon this post: Things to Consider When Your Partner is Applying to an MBA Program.  It's written by Veronica Armstrong, a business school wife and mother and brings up some good points regarding the location, services, and community at schools that you and your Continue Reading 


Alumni Showcase – Brent Ahrens T’97

Suds T, T'10, October 26, 2012

Notwithstanding the positive (informal and formal) feedback I’ve received regarding kicking off the Alumni Showcase, my time, time zone, and work load constraints unfortunately preclude more frequent interactions with Tuckies and hence, blogging. A sincere vote of thanks to the subjects of my posts – venerable Tuck alums Continue Reading 


Career in focus: recruiting at Tuck

Oksana C. T'14, October 18, 2012

Tuck 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 


Social Sector at Tuck

Laura T'13, October 16, 2012

For those interested in a social sector career or just learning more, Tuck has many opportunities to do so.  There are many clubs, fellowships, cases, case competitions, and a great, receptive community.  I came into Tuck with a non-profit background.  I’ve been constantly supported and Continue Reading 


Boston Lot Lake: Enjoying the last days of fall

Marcy H. TP'14, October 14, 2012

Last week we went on a hike up to Boston Lot Lake.  There's a longer trail you can take, but we opted for the shorter 10 minute walk up from a nearby parking lot.  It's a pretty easy hike, with a great reward at the end.   Continue Reading 


It Takes a Village

Marcy H. TP'14, October 09, 2012

Many people talk about the tight-knit community here at Tuck in general, and among the families living at Sachem Village. In the two months that we have lived here we have found it to be as warm, welcoming, and open as we had heard. The warm smiles and easy playdates Continue Reading 


‘Twas the Night Before Fall B

Andrew M. - T'14, October 07, 2012

For 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 


Fall Foliage at Sachem Village

Marcy H. TP'14, October 05, 2012

Watching the leaves turn over the past month has been nothing short of amazing. The view changes on a nearly daily basis. Truly, truly stunning.       var gaJsHost = (("https:" == document.location.protocol) ? "https://ssl." : "http://www."); document.write(unescape("%3Cscript src='" + gaJsHost + "google-analytics.com/ga.js' type='text Continue Reading 


The Reaching Out MBA LGBT Conference 2012 in Boston – organized in part by three Tuckies!

Blog Guest, October 03, 2012

It is fall in Hanover, which is arguably the most beautiful time of the year.  Leaves are changing, the weather is cooling, and you are able to re-introduce your favorite warm weather gear!  Most people are out hiking, biking, fishing – enjoying all the upper valley has Continue Reading 


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