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Inside a Course: Energy 101

Dan Sunderland T’20, October 09, 2018

Sandwiched between fall semester classes, club meetings and recruiting events, a group of Tuck and Thayer students recently enjoyed a September afternoon exploring the US energy industry.  This one-day course, sponsored by the Revers Center for Energy, gave a broad overview of the energy landscape from customers to physical Continue Reading 


Building a Health Care Network in Africa

Tolu Kehinde T'19, September 28, 2018

Tolu Kehinde is an MD-MBA student from Nigeria, who moonlights as a New Englander. She is a believer in the transformative power of words in all forms and hopes to one day be able to say she contributed significantly to African healthcare. For close to a decade, I’ve Continue Reading 


My Summer with a Mission-Driven Consulting Firm

Hudson Leung T'19, September 25, 2018

They told me I’d be working on multiple engagements. “Two or three,” I thought. “Four would be pushing it, right? No way it’ll be any more than four—that’s too much to juggle.” Five full engagements and 10 weeks later, Continue Reading 


Strategic Planning at Dartmouth-Hitchcock: My Summer Supporting Rural Health in VT & NH

Lily Powell T'19, September 18, 2018

Lily is a second-year student at Tuck and is pursuing her MBA alongside an MPH from The Dartmouth Institute. Prior to Tuck, Lily supported a variety of healthcare clients as a commercial strategy consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton in Washington, D.C. She obtained her B.A. from the College Continue Reading 


Tuck Admissions Insights: Your Short Answer Responses

Luke Anthony Peña, September 17, 2018

Happy September, friends! The T’20s have arrived, the T’19s have returned, and another great year is underway at the Tuck School. My Admissions colleagues and I are squeezing in as many trips as possible to see you before our September 24 application deadline—we have Continue Reading 


An Internship with Maine Venture Fund

Binh Nguyen T'19, September 13, 2018

Binh Nguyen is a proud member of the Class of 2019. In his free time, he loves to explore breweries, sing karaoke, and go hiking. Prior to Tuck, I worked with smallholder farmers in Cambodia and with microfinance institutions in the Philippines. Coming to business school, I knew that I wanted Continue Reading 


A Summer Internship with UNICEF

By Charles Yen T'19, September 11, 2018

My summer with the UNICEF Innovation Fund has been deeply fulfilling. Heading into the summer, I searched for experience within the venture capital and investing world. Coupled with my First Year Project with a Venture Capital firm focused on creating a social impact mandate for their new impact investing focused Continue Reading 


A Summer with Inspiring Capital

Neeraja Sankar, August 31, 2018

“Inspiring Capital facilitates learning, development, and inclusion through impact.” Having spent a few years working a conventional job, I came to business school to pivot into the social impact space—so hearing those words at a company presentation by Inspiring Capital really peaked my interest. After a Continue Reading 


Why Tuck is a Great Choice for Transitioning Veterans

Travis Cyphers T’19, August 20, 2018

Tuck Military Visit Day will be held on Tuck's campus on Sunday, October 7 and Monday, October 8. Space is limited, so register soon! We hope to see you there.  I’m passionate about Tuck. As a co-chair for the Tuck Veterans Club, I speak with many prospective veterans, Continue Reading 


Tuck Admissions Insights: Your Application Essays

Luke Anthony Peña, August 17, 2018

.a {font-weight:bold; } Happy August, friends! Recruitment season is in full swing, and my Admissions colleagues and I are traveling to the corners of the earth to get to know you, and give you the opportunity to get to know Tuck. I’ve spent Continue Reading 


How to Nail Your MBA Admissions Interview

Admissions, August 15, 2018

A couple weeks ago we shared an "Interviewing at Tuck" blog post 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 Continue Reading 


Round 1 Ready: 6 Things for Your Tuck To-Do List

Admissions, August 08, 2018

Six weeks until Tuck’s Round 1 deadline (September 24) and six things to make sure you’re checking off your list.  1. Learn what our new admissions criteria are all about. Not only are smart, nice, accomplished, and aware descriptors of a Tuck student, they’re also exactly Continue Reading 


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