That doesn't mean applicants should ignore business school student news outlets, though. "Publications are often windows into culture that one doesn't get from official pamphlets and can thus be informative," he says.
But MBA student publications aren't all hard hitting. The masthead for the Robber Barrons, a satirical student-run weekly at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University, for example, shows the editors standing beside someone dressed as a rooster.
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