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Tuck Team Achieves Success in Venture Capital Investment Competition

Gavin Loudfoot T’20, August 13, 2019

By Gavin Loudfoot T’20 Our journey started early in the academic year, when incoming Executive Director of the Center for Private Equity and Venture Capital Jim Feuille D’79 asked Tuck students to apply for Tuck’s Early Stage Venture Capital Workshop, which included a series of Continue Reading 


A Closer Look at Tuck’s Admissions Criteria

Luke Anthony Peña, August 13, 2019

Part III: NICE   By Luke Anthony Peña Executive Director of Admissions and Financial Aid Happy August, friends! The Class of 2021 has arrived and Tuck Launch, our two-week orientation program, is underway. The full attention of the Admissions team is now on meeting you and Continue Reading 


Tuck Veterans Club: Our Summer Internships

Tuck Veterans Club, August 07, 2019

This summer veterans from the Tuck Class of 2020 are putting their first-year MBA skills to work at internships across the U.S. They are using their military experience, coupled with the skillsets they gained during their first year at Tuck, to make immediate impact on a variety of industries. Below Continue Reading 


Financing Your MBA

Admissions, July 30, 2019

The Tuck MBA is an investment in yourself, and your capacity for wise leadership. The best time to start planning financially for your MBA is before you apply to business school, and after reflecting on your professional and personal aspirations. It’s important to be true to your goals. Continue Reading 


Tuck Admissions Insights: 2019-2020 Application Essays

Luke Anthony Peña, July 24, 2019

By Luke Anthony Peña Executive Director of Admissions and Financial Aid Happy July, friends! Recruitment season is here, which means we’re looking ahead to the Tuck Class of 2022. My Admissions colleagues and I are gearing up to travel the earth to get to know you, and Continue Reading 


Tuck WIB: The Moment I Knew Tuck Was Right for Me

Amanda Weatherhead T'20, July 15, 2019

By Alex Wood T'20 Women in Business Conference Co-Chair As I began the process of applying to business schools, Tuck’s Women in Business Conference was recommended as a way to experience firsthand what an MBA would be like, and to gauge whether Tuck would be good fit for Continue Reading 


How Tuck Can Help Transform Your Career

Tuck Career Services, June 25, 2019

By Tuck Career Services Tuck brings a unique and personalized approach to helping students achieve their career aspirations. As Stephen Pidgeon T'07, executive director of Career Services at Tuck, explains in a recent webinar, many elements at Tuck work in tandem to provide transformational career services to its students: alumni Continue Reading 


Tuck Admissions Insights: 2019-2020 Application Changes

Luke Anthony Peña, June 13, 2019

By Luke Anthony Peña Executive Director of Admissions and Financial Aid Happy June, friends! I’m excited to share that we recently announced the 2019-2020 application round dates, essay prompts, and letter of reference questions. I’m writing here in Continue Reading 


Tuck Admissions Insights: Insider Tips from Tuck, Michigan Ross, and Berkley Haas

Tuck Admissions, May 21, 2019

By Tuck Admissions In the second annual MBA Summit Panel hosted by the Michigan Ross School of Business, Executive Director of Admissions Luke Anthony Peña and fellow admissions directors from Michigan Ross and Berkley Haas discuss the MBA admissions process and provide advice to prospective MBA applicants. Moderated Continue Reading 


Peru’s Andean Miracle: Inside the Peru GIX

eerthi Vallabhapurapu T’20, May 14, 2019

By Keerthi Vallabhapurapu T’20 After a long, arduous winter in Hanover filled with the pressures of recruitment, 23 of us, along with Richard McNulty, executive director of leadership development, and Dartmouth government professor John Carey stepped into Peru. The theme of the GIX was “Peru's Andean Miracle: Lessons Continue Reading 


Is Seaweed the Future of Sustainable Packaging?

Guest Student Contributor, May 13, 2019

By Matthew Baer T'19 and Galen Carroll T'19 We never expected a case competition would become one of the highlights of our time here at Tuck, but the 2019 Patagonia Case Competition proved us very wrong. We couldn’t be more proud of the work that our joint Tuck/Thayer Continue Reading 


2019 Morocco Global Insight Expedition

Daniel Vasquez T’20, May 09, 2019

By Daniel Vasquez T’20  The Global Insight Expedition (GIX) is a major highlight of the Tuck experience. Every year, hundreds of Tuckies travel to all corners of the world to immerse themselves in cultural, academic, and professional experiences. In my case, I traveled to Morocco with a group Continue Reading 


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