Beyond the MBA Classroom: The Tuck Scavenger Hunt

When you select an MBA program, you are not just choosing your learning environment, but are also committing to becoming part of a community. Each Thursday, we offer a window into life “beyond the MBA classroom” at a top business school.

The scavenger hunt at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth happens at the very beginning of the year and is organized by second-year students for the incoming first-year students. However, very little “hunting” actually takes place. The students enjoy carnival games and tricycle rides, three-legged races and bobbing for apples. Students form teams, and each team dresses in costume according to a theme of its choosing. An alumna described her team experience to mbaMission by saying, “One team wore colors of the rainbow. Another group dressed as characters from the movie Zoolander.”

For in-depth descriptions of social and community activities at Tuck and 15 other top MBA programs, check out the mbaMission Insider’s Guides.

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