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TuckCast: An Interview with Katherine Hall T’17, President of Tuck’s Women in Business Club

laurahand, March 10, 2017

In the second edition of TuckCast, Alen Amini T’18 talks with president of the Women in Business (WIB) Club, Katherine Hall T’17, who is pursuing an MBA as part of a career transition from accounting into retail. Katherine was drawn to Tuck after visiting the campus during the Continue Reading 


To Veterans: Myths about the Tuck MBA, Debunked

Guest Student Contributor, March 09, 2017

By Jarett Berke T’17 Jarett is a second-year student and a former USMC pilot. Hosted by the Armed Forces Alumni Association (AFAA), Tuck Military Visit Day, themed “Setting You Up for Success," will be Monday, May 1, 2017. During the event, you’ll get a chance to see what Continue Reading 


Revers Center for Energy Speaker Series Hosts Head of Strategy at Rosatom

Guest Student Contributor, March 08, 2017

Sergei Petrov T'12 speaks on the Future of Energy By Andy Ladygin T'17 Andy is a second-year student at Tuck, where he is a Revers Center for Energy student fellow. Prior to Tuck, he worked in investment management in Russia, focusing on energy equities and commodities. Prior to that, Continue Reading 


Financing Your MBA

Financial Aid, March 07, 2017

Tuck's veteran financial aid team includes director, Diane Bonin, who has been at Tuck for 19 years, assistant director, Kristy Snow (20 years), and counselor, Sandy Baker (15 years). They adhere to an open-door policy and are happy to help students during the application process Continue Reading 


MBAs Volunteer on Board for Local Nonprofit Positive Tracks

Guest Contributor, March 06, 2017

By Helena Nannes T’17 I’m a list person. So, naturally, when I came to Hanover, I had a list of things that I couldn’t imagine graduating from Tuck without experiencing. At the top was the Revers Board Fellow Program—an opportunity for Tuck students Continue Reading 


Tuck Wins Third Place at Renewable Energy Case Competition

Guest Student Contributor, March 01, 2017

Tuck Energy REVs Up By Blair Crichton T’18 In December 2016, I joined four other first-year students—Kate Barnett, Angel Fernandez Amores, and Jon Ou—to participate in the prestigious Ross Renewable Energy Case Competition (RECC) at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. We Continue Reading 


Waitlist Q&A on Beat the GMAT

Stephanie Butler, February 28, 2017

Dear Waitlisters, Last week, I did a chat on Beat the GMAT specifically to offer some transparency and advice to those on the waitlist. If you attended—thank you! It was an incredibly active discussion (which I hope means it was helpful!). For those who couldn&rsquo Continue Reading 


Business Meets Nature Conservation

Guest Student Contributor, February 24, 2017

By Kelly Thompson T’17 Kelly Thompson T’17 is originally from San Francisco. Prior to Tuck, Kelly worked in investment banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and as the assistant director of corporate relations at the American Museum of Natural History. Kelly spent her summer working at The Continue Reading 


Thriving as a Team

Guest Student Contributor, February 23, 2017

It was once said that we are the average of the five people we spend the most time with. Four months ago, these five people were strangers that I was convinced I had very little in common with. Today they’re five of my closest mates without whom I Continue Reading 


Tuck OnSite Global Consulting Project in Argentina

Guest Student Contributor, February 22, 2017

Growing Citrus, Growing Ourselves By Nancy Yang T’17 Nancy Yang T’17 is wrapping up her second year at Tuck. She grew up in Dallas, worked for Teach For America before business school, and will be going to McKinsey in Seattle post-Tuck. Nancy enjoys learning, exploring, and traveling. During Continue Reading 


April Round Myths

Admissions, February 21, 2017

April 5th is Tuck’s final application deadline if you want to be part of the class of 2019. Like most candidates who are considering whether to apply in a school's final round, you probably have a lot of questions, maybe even assumptions. While we can't speak Continue Reading 


Q&A with Tuck Student Ambassador: Tanvi Nayar

Admissions, February 14, 2017

Tuck'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 Tanvi Nayar, T'18 and India Co-Captain. Please Continue Reading 


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