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OnSite Global Consulting Project with The Design Museum London

Eunice Bii T'18, May 02, 2018

By Eunice Bii T'18 We each broke off a piece of the giant Cadbury milk chocolate bar in the middle of the table as we settled in to reflect on our OnSite Global Consulting project. Our team room at the London Design Museum in South Kensington overlooked Holland Park&rsquo Continue Reading 


Nordic Skiing Project

Martha Mesna T'19, April 30, 2018

By Martha Mesna T'19 The opportunity to participate in an international first-year project was something that I was very excited about when I chose to attend Tuck. I am passionate about international business and I viewed the FYPGO as the perfect way to gain working experience in a foreign country Continue Reading 


In Australia, Tuckies Project the Future of Retail Banking

Guest Student Contributor, March 20, 2018

Last fall, as part of a global experiential learning course at Tuck, I and five classmates spent three weeks in Australia, exploring ways to harness new technologies in retail loan origination and assessment processes. After completing some secondary research on-campus and conducting Continue Reading 


OnSite Global Consulting: Working with the St. Boniface Haiti Foundation

Guest Student Contributor, March 05, 2018

By Gillian Wong T’18 OnSite Global Consulting is one of three opportunities Tuck provides to students to learn more about working in a different country. I had already been on a Global Insight Expedition to Armenia, and wanted to continue broadening my international experience. As a result, I spent Continue Reading 


Tuck OnSite Global Consulting Project in Tokyo, Japan

Guest Student Contributor, February 22, 2018

By Kohei Suwabe T'18 Japan is my home country and I worked in Japan for seven years prior to Tuck. When I was assigned to the OnSite Global Consulting project in Tokyo, Japan, I considered myself fluent in Japanese business culture and expected to primarily learn core consulting skills through Continue Reading 


TuckCast: Katelyn Baldwin T’17 Talks Global Experience at Tuck

Guest Student Contributor, May 08, 2017

In the fourth edition of TuckCast, Alen Amini T’18 sits down with Katelyn Baldwin T'17 to learn more about her global experience at Tuck and her involvement with the Center for Business, Government & Society in bringing former U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte and then New Hampshire Governor Maggie Continue Reading 


Vietnam in an Era of Reform and Globalization

Guest Student Contributor, May 01, 2017

By Ladji Kouyate T’17 My motivation for attending the Vietnam GIX course during spring break 2017 was very simple: I wanted to understand the factors that led Vietnam to go from a low-income country to a middle-income country. Coming from Cote d’Ivoire, a current low-income country, I thought Continue Reading 


The Tuck First-Year Project: Personal. Connected. Transformative.

Guest Student Contributor, April 12, 2017

By Vedrana Greatorex T'18 There were 40 of them sitting in four rows. Quietly and orderly. Women were dressed in beautiful, bright colored saris with bold shades of reds, yellows and golds gleaming in the morning sun. Men were simply dressed and eyed us with humble curiosity. Many of the women 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 


My Global First-Year Project with PERI in Germany

Guest Student Contributor, May 25, 2016

By Nicholas Ritter T'17 Nick Ritter is a second-year student at the Tuck School of Business. Prior to Tuck, Nick worked as an electrical and product engineer for Nabsys, a biotech startup developing genomic sequencing technology. This summer, he will be working with IBM Watson's Continue Reading 


Tuckies in Paris: My First-Year Project with PayPal France

Guest Student Contributor, May 16, 2016

By Ashley Cahill T'17 This winter, I joined four classmates to work on a First-Year Project for PayPal France. The First-Year Project (FYP) at Tuck gives students the valuable opportunity to apply key learnings from the core curriculum to a real business setting. This year, Tuck’s FYP clients Continue Reading 


A Creative Fundraising Strategy: My First-Year Project with Worldfund

Guest Student Contributor, May 13, 2016

By Katelyn Baldwin T'17 On Sunday morning, March 7, our team arrived at the Sao Paulo airport, ready to dive into our global First Year Project (FYP). Meetings with social finance gurus, non-profit management experts, and STEM-fundraising professionals filled our calendars in the weeks prior as we prepared to make Continue Reading 


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