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Tuck Investiture 2012

Vornado Realty Trust chairman Steven Roth T'63 urges Tuck graduates to be optimistic and embrace change.

Jun 11, 2012

Hall and Slaughter Receive Teaching Excellence Award

The Class of 2011 Teaching Excellence Award recognizes two Tuck faculty members each year for their outstanding contributions to the educational experience.

Jun 07, 2012

The Visionaries

Tuck entrepreneurs have astoundingly diverse interests but are united by a shared set of enduring qualities: creativity, a spirit of innovation, and a deep passion for what they do.

Jun 01, 2012

Finding the New Faces of Facebook

Kate Jhaveri T'03 knows what you'll see next on the social-networking giant—because she helps create it.

Jun 01, 2012

The Global Business Laboratory

Q&A with marketing professor and Global Leadership 2030 instructor Peter Golder.

Jun 01, 2012

Hope Soars

Angel Flight East pilot Andrew Morrison's volunteer medical missions are lifting the spirits of those who need it most.

Jun 01, 2012

Proof of Concept

With student interest in entrepreneurship at an all-time high, Tuck is organizing its e-ship resources to make sure every good idea gets the start it deserves.

Jun 01, 2012

Lessons From Apple’s Fading Mystique

Corporate communications professor Paul Argenti says a company’s reputation is an asset that should be protected and actively cultivated.

May 30, 2012

Stickney Wins Distinguished Doctoral Alumni Award

The gifted teacher and researcher of accounting, was honored by his alma mater, the College of Business at Florida State University.

May 23, 2012

Not So Fast

The "Buffett Rule" offers politicians a quick and easy way to frame the debate on tax rates for the wealthy. But it only tells part of the story, says professor Richard Sansing.

May 21, 2012

Flour Power: Steve Voigt T’86

How to breathe new life into one of the country’s oldest companies? King Arthur Flour Company president Steve Voigt T'86 did it by embracing people’s love of something timeless: baking.

May 15, 2012

Small World

From Lima to Johannesburg, broadening students’ global mindset.

May 10, 2012

Tuck GIVES Raises $68,000 For Nonprofit and Public Sector Internships

From gourmet dinners to Mandarin lessons, the Tuck GIVES auction leverages the community’s varied assets to facilitate internships with social impact.

May 08, 2012

Tuck Launches Entrepreneur-in-Residence Program

The new Entrepreneur Initiative program brings entrepreneurs to campus each month for advice and networking.

Apr 27, 2012

Brand Interrupted: Burger King’s Overhaul

Burger King’s new menu and marketing campaign missed a chance to cash in on some valuable brand equity, says marketing professor Peter Golder.

Apr 23, 2012

Reverse Innovation

Firms innovate for developing countries and then export to the West.

Apr 13, 2012

Dinosaurs of the Retail Ecosystem

Smartphones and e-commerce have changed the dynamics of bricks-and-mortar retailing. For professor Ron Adner, it’s an object lesson in reacting to innovation.

Apr 09, 2012

Tuck Students Take Top Prize at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

Drawn by the mission of rebuilding New Orleans through entrepreneurship, eight Tuck students volunteered their spring break to help a promising startup reach new levels of success.

Apr 04, 2012

On the Front Lines of Health Care Fraud

For faculty and students in the Master of Health Care Delivery Science program, explaining and rooting out fraud is an important part of reducing health care costs.

Mar 26, 2012

Fixing Health Care Delivery

Delivering quality health care is one of the greatest challenges facing the next generation of business leaders. Meeting it, says Dartmouth president Jim Yong Kim, means harnessing the college's vast resources—including Tuck's management expertise.

Mar 22, 2012

At J.C. Penney, A New Deal

The department store has scrapped its endless promotions and given itself a makeover. Marketing professor Scott Neslin is guardedly optimistic.

Mar 02, 2012

PepsiCo’s Derek Yach Delivers Business and Society Conference Keynote

With targeted policy reforms, says Yach, corporate social responsibility trade-offs could fade away.

Feb 17, 2012

New Year, New Governance Rules?

Corporate governance rules in the U.S. are quirky and often controversial. Professor Espen Eckbo has some suggestions for reform.

Feb 16, 2012

Pricing the News

Marketing professor Praveen Kopalle explains the challenging dynamics of newspaper pay walls.

Feb 06, 2012

A Grueling Journey, Complete

Richard Smith T’11 and the Polar Vision team reach the South Pole.

Jan 31, 2012

Jim Yong Kim Launches $300 House Design Workshop

Jim Yong Kim urges teams, including Tuck School students, to ignore aid industry cynics.

Jan 26, 2012

From the Ground Up

For the first time in more than 40 years, says professor Vandewalle, Libya has a chance to build a functioning government and economy.

Jan 25, 2012

To Get a Job, Tell a Story

On the hunt for summer internships, first-year students learn the art of the narrative.

Jan 13, 2012

Enduring Innovation in an Ever-Changing World

Alva Taylor uncovers the skills firms need to innovate across technological divides.

Jan 06, 2012

A Case For Change

Constance Helfat examines the impact of dynamic capabilities on firm performance and finds there are advantages to forgoing business as usual.

Jan 06, 2012

Truth and Rumors

B. Espen Eckbo examines share price run-ups in merger negotiations and finds that neither side puts much stock into the rumors.

Jan 06, 2012

On the Bubble

Manuel Adelino finds a new way to measure the effect of credit on home prices and offers new evidence that cheap credit alone was not to blame for the bubble.

Jan 05, 2012

A Place to Grow

Tuck’s Barris Incubator program announces its latest set of teams.

Jan 05, 2012

Putting the Brand Back Together

Never underestimate the power of brand revitalization, says Tuck professor Kevin Keller.

Dec 19, 2011

A League of Our Own

Hockey is more than just a game at Tuck. It’s woven into the fabric of the school, an all-comers activity that builds on Tuck’s time-honored traditions of teamwork and community. But first you have to learn to stand on three legs.

Dec 02, 2011

The IT Forecast: Partly Cloudy with a Chance of Cyber Attacks

Enrique Salem D’87, the CEO of Symantec, spoke to the Tuck community about security in cloud computing.

Dec 02, 2011