Tuck 360: MBA Blog

Find out what sets Tuck apart. Hear from the people who make Tuck distinctive among the world’s top MBA programs—students, partners, Tuck admissions staff, and the Tuck administrators who will work with you throughout your two years at Tuck. The Tuck 360: MBA blog combines candid insight about life at Tuck from students and partners with helpful insider tips and advice from Tuck staff who want you to succeed at Tuck.

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Why You Should Get an MBA at Tuck: Part I

Admissions, October 27, 2015

Let's start with the basics. What makes Tuck distinctive? Why Tuck? Broadly, there are two reasons that make Tuck a true transformative educational experience and distinctive among top business schools.  The first is our community.  Tuck is known the world over for its close-knit and supportive community. Continue Reading 


Q&A: How DivCo Helped Solidify My Decision to Come to Tuck

Guest Contributor, October 09, 2015

Dayne Jervis T'17 started at the Tuck School of Business in fall 2015. Prior to Tuck, he worked at BlueMountain Capital Management in New York City where he worked as a team lead in the Equity Derivatives Middle Office group for one year. Before BlueMountain, Dayne worked in the same capacity Continue Reading 


To the Veterans, From a Veteran

Guest Student Contributor, October 01, 2015

By Dave Dauphinais  Dave is currently enrolled in the joint Masters in Business Administration and Masters in Public Administration program between Tuck and Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. Prior to going back to school, he spent ten years in the Navy working in Special Operations. He Continue Reading 


Tuckies Abroad: Summer Travels in Nicaragua

Guest Student Contributor, September 28, 2015

By Eduardo Gonzalez Bruno T'17 Eduardo is a first-year student at Tuck. Originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico, Eduardo graduated from the University of Chicago in 2012 with a BA in Public Policy. Before Tuck, he spent three more years in Chicago working for Discover Financial Services in a variety Continue Reading 


How Outward Bound Prepared Me for Life at Tuck

Guest Student Contributor, September 17, 2015

By Elizabeth Ellerhorst T'17 Elizabeth is a first-year student at Tuck. Originally from Cincinnati, OH, Elizabeth graduated from Boston College in 2011 with a degree in International Politics. Before Tuck, Elizabeth spent four years in Chicago working for Deloitte Consulting in the strategy & operations practice working mainly with CPG Continue Reading 


Top 10 Reasons Why Tuck is the Most Family-Friendly MBA

Guest Student Contributor, August 12, 2015

By Isaac Ipson T'15 Isaac is a recently graduated T’15 who is headed with his wife and two sons (four and almost two) to Dallas, Texas. My time at Tuck has unfortunately come to an end but as I finish up a summer full of time with my family Continue Reading 


Halfway There: 4 Takeaways from My First Year at Tuck

Guest Student Contributor, June 17, 2015

By Kiley Winsnes T'16 Kiley is a first-year student at Tuck. Before arriving in Hanover, she was living in stunning San Francisco and working for an integration software company. Originally from Chicago, Kiley spent her formative years in Seattle before chasing the California sunshine for her undergraduate degree in economics Continue Reading 


“Tuck is hands-down the most accepting community I’ve ever been a part of”

Guest Student Contributor, June 04, 2015

By Justin Holzwarth T'16 Justin is a first-year student and co-chair of Tuck Pride, Tuck’s LGBT and ally resource and support group. He graduated from Wesleyan University in 2008, majoring in both English and economics. After college, Justin returned home to Atlanta, where he taught ninth-grade literature for two Continue Reading 


Tuckies Head to UAE and Qatar for Global Insight Expedition

Guest Student Contributor, May 22, 2015

By Raphael Bonacci T’15 and Hannah Cohen T’16 Raphael is a second-year student at the Tuck School of Business. He worked in corporate development and investment banking in London and Paris. He has an MSc. in economics and finance from the University of Warwick and a BSc. Continue Reading 


A Glimpse into How Tuck Celebrates Diversity: K-Pop Style

Guest Student Contributor, May 18, 2015

By Sara Mcguigan T'16 Sara grew up the first half of her life in Oakland, California and the second in Plainsboro, NJ. She graduated from the United States Coast Guard Academy in 2008 and spent six years as a Commissioned Officer in the United States Coast Guard. Sara is now a 2016 Continue Reading 


A Tuck Partner Who Took Her Career to the Next Level

Guest Contributor, May 12, 2015

By Kayla Greenberg, Tuck Partner (TP) '16 Kayla is a TP'16 who moved from Boston to the Upper Valley with her husband Eliav Kahan. She now works at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) as a nurse practitioner in pediatric neurology. She is an avid member of the book club, Continue Reading 


Top Four Things I Learned from Planning & Attending Admitted Students Weekend

Guest Student Contributor, May 11, 2015

By Kiley Winsnes T'16 Kiley is a first-year student at Tuck. Before arriving in Hanover, she was living in stunning San Francisco and working for an integration software company. Originally from Chicago, Kiley spent her formative years in Seattle before chasing the California sunshine for her undergraduate degree in economics Continue Reading 


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