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The Value of the MBA Case Competition

Guest Student Contributor, November 21, 2017

By Stephiney Foley T'18 My first MBA admissions encounter was with Senior Associate Director of Admissions Amy Mitson at Tuck’s Palo Alto reception in 2015. I sat in a roomful of eager Tuck hopefuls trying to decipher whether Hanover could be my home away from home for the next Continue Reading 


Energy 101

Guest Student Contributor, November 15, 2017

By Owen Jones T'19 On Friday, October 13, 2017, Tuck’s first-year students enjoyed their first class-less Friday of business school. Many made the most of it by hiking, apple-picking, traveling, brunching, or simply by sleeping in late. Yet, sixteen of us were huddled in a classroom that day to take Continue Reading 


How I Leveraged Tuck’s Entrepreneurial Resources to Launch a Startup

Guest Student Contributor, November 15, 2017

By H. Holland Davis T'18 I enrolled in Building Entrepreneurial Ventures (BEV) to get a sense of what it means to be an entrepreneur before I graduate and begin a career in finance. BEV is an experiential learning class at Tuck taught by serial entrepreneur Daniella Reichstetter T’07&mdash Continue Reading 


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Guest Student Contributor, November 14, 2017

By Jamie Mittelman T’19 I’m lying on wooden oars, surrounded by snoring classmates who I met 12 hours ago, our boat gently rocking up and down. I’ve counted three shooting stars, my belly is full with the tacos my classmates made, and my arms dangle by Continue Reading 


Tuck’s Core Curriculum Makes Short Work of B-School Goals

Guest Student Contributor, November 13, 2017

By Sam Humbert T’19 I came to business school hoping to learn new things, meet great people, and gain insight into different industries but never would I have guessed how quickly Tuck would allow me to achieve these goals! Tuck takes pride in its rigorous academic curriculum. This experience Continue Reading 


A Shared Mission

Guest Student Contributor, November 10, 2017

To veterans, people will extend a heart-warming “thank you for what you do.” If I could speak for the veterans at Tuck, let me say, “Thank you, Tuck, for what you do.” Tuck has put patriotism into action by generously participating in the Yellow Ribbon program Continue Reading 


The Tuck WIB Conference: Where it all Began

Guest Student Contributor, November 09, 2017

By Annie Johnson T'19 When I arrived at Tuck for the Women in Business Conference (WIBC) last year as a prospective student, I wasn’t totally sold on getting an MBA. While I appreciated the long-term value, it was not the usual path in my industry (fine arts) and, Continue Reading 


The Athlete’s Voice: Tools for the Transition

Guest Student Contributor, October 31, 2017

Note: This article was originally published by the Track & Field Athletes Association (TFAA) By Lashinda Demus As a member of the TFAA board we are constantly seeking out various benefits to provide athletes. When the opportunity to be part of an Ivy League executive business program arose, I immediately Continue Reading 


TuckCast: Inside the Tuck Application Process

Admissions, October 31, 2017

Applicants seem to be increasingly concerned with submitting a perfect application. Rest assured—there’s no such thing! Authenticity is so much more compelling than “perfection.” As you work through your Tuck application, we encourage you to practice using good judgement. As long as you&rsquo Continue Reading 


An Uncertain, Yet Transformational, Detour

Guest Contributor, October 27, 2017

By Courtney Bragg T’18 I worked at a job I loved (in urban education) in a city I loved (Washington, D.C.) prior to Tuck. D.C. is a different city than I left it, but it has always felt like home. It felt like home in a way Continue Reading 


Q&A with Tuck Student Ambassador: Siena Hickey

Admissions, October 25, 2017

Tuck Student Ambassadors collaborate with the Admissions Office to share their Tuck experience with prospective students. Part of this group is structured to represent eight geographical regions, with a Regional Captain leading each. In the coming months, we'll introduce you these student leaders! Today, meet Siena Hickey, T'18 and Continue Reading 


Tuck Entrepreneurship Club Heads to Dartmouth Regional Technology Center

Guest Student Contributor, October 24, 2017

By Erica Toews T'18 A group of Tuck and Thayer students visited the Dartmouth Regional Technology Center (DRTC), a business incubator four miles from campus with fifteen active ventures. DRTC is a nonprofit organization that rents office and laboratory space to ventures in the Upper Valley. Trip Davis, who teaches Continue Reading 


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