Wolf Pack Shadow

Group of Wolf Pack Shadow students at Microsoft

Wolf Pack Shadow allows University of Nevada, Reno students to experience a day in the life of their prospective career field. Select students shadow managers in exciting fields such as marketing, information systems, accounting, human resources, finance and more.

Upcoming Wolf Pack Shadow Opportunities

Switch
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When: Tuesday, March 19th, 10:00am- 1:00pm
Where: Las Vegas, NV
Mandatory Orientation: Wednesday, March 13th at 4:00pm OR Thursday, March 14th 12:00pm
Application Due: Monday, March 11th at 12:00pm
*Students will be notified of selection by 5:00pm on Monday, March 11th

Switch is a technology infrastructure ecosystem corporation whose core business is the design, construction and operation of the most advanced data centers, which are the foundations of the most powerful technology ecosystems on the planet. They believe the future progress of humanity depends on the sustainable growth of the Internet. As more people, businesses, governments and devices come online, the need for data centers increases, as does the growing need to power those data centers with renewable energy.

Alchemy

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When: Friday, March 29th, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Where: Reno, NV
Mandatory Orientation: Monday, March 25th at 9:00am OR Tuesday, March 26th at 12:00pm
Application Due: Friday, March 15th by 11:59pm
*Students will be notified of selection Tuesday, March 19th by 5:00pm.

Wolf Pack Shadow allows University of Nevada, Reno's students and alumni to experience a day in the life of an executive at Alchemy. Alchemy is a tech start-up headquartered in Reno devoted to innovation and individuality. This rapidly growing company implements software services and solutions for universities using Workday and provides support for their human resources and financial management needs. They are also working to develop a career platform tailored for university students. This opportunity will open new doors and give you a unique insight into what your career could be like following graduation!

Baker Hughes: A General Electric Company

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When: Friday, March 29th, 9:00am- 12:00pm
Where: Minden, NV
Mandatory Orientation: Monday, March 25th at 9:00am OR Tuesday, March 26th at 12:00pm
Application Due: Friday, March 15, by 11:59pm
*Students will be notified of selection by 5pm on Tuesday, March 19th.

Baker Hughes, a GE company is the world's first and only full stream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain. BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own. With operations in over 120 countries, the company's global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup - inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

MGM Grand Las Vegas

When: Thursday, March 21st at 9:00am - 1:00pmMGM Grand Las Vegas Logo
Where
: Las Vegas, NV 
Mandatory Orientation: Wednesday, March 13th at 4:00pm OR Thursday, March 14th 12:00pm
Application Due: Monday, March 11th at 12:00pm 
*Students will be notified of selection by 5:00pm on Monday, March 11th

This Wolf Pack Shadow will be held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, a top leader of the city's hospitality industry. Get an exclusive tour of the property, learn the behind-the-scenes business operations of a premier hotel, and network with executives.

Grand Sierra Resort and Casino

When: Friday, April 5th, 9:00am- 12:00pm GSR Logo
Where:
 Reno, NV
Mandatory Orientation: Monday, April 1st at 9:00am OR Tuesday, April 2nd at 12:00pm
Application Due: Friday, March 22nd at 5:00pm.
*Students will be notified of selection by Tuesday, March 26th

Wolf Pack Shadow will be held at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino, a leader in Reno's hospitality industry. The Grand Sierra Resort and Casino leads by providing exceptional value and service to their guests, and is committed to the communities in which we live and serve. The GSR's vision is to become the region's most respected hospitality and gaming company. If you are interested in learning about the behind-the-scenes business operations of this luxury hotel, make sure to submit your application today!

Reno Aces

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When: Friday, April 19th, 9:00am - 12:00pm
Where: Reno, NV
Mandatory Orientation: Monday, April 15th at 9:00am OR Tuesday, April 16th at 12:00pm
Application Due: Friday, April 5th at 12:00pm. *Students will be notified of selection by Friday, April 12th at 5:00pmWolf Pack

Shadow allows students and alumni to experience a day in the life of an executive at the Minor League Baseball Franchise, Reno Aces. The Reno Aces, Triple-A affiliate of the AZ Diamondbacks, is a professional baseball club based in downtown Reno.

Selected students will have the opportunity to shadow executives within Public Relations, Marketing, Baseball Operations, Community Relations, Retail, and Ticket Sales. If you're interested in learning more about the business operations behind the sports industry, make sure to submit your application today!

Check back soon for additional opportunities!

How to Apply

Required Documents:

  • Resume
  • Answers to Wolf Pack Shadow questions below.
  1. From the homepage of Nevada Careers. From the home page, click on "My Account," then "My Documents."
  2. Upload your resume by clicking "Add" next to the "Resume" category.
  3. Answers the questions below and save as a PDF:
    • Why are you interested in this event?
    • What experiences make you the most qualified candidate?
    • What prior experience do you have interacting with business professionals? (This can be through work, clubs, classes, etc.)
    • Please describe your future career goals.
    • Please describe one thing you find interesting or unique about this company.
  4. Upload your answers by clicking on "Add" next to "Wolf Pack Shadow Questions - [Company Name]" category.
  5. Once you have uploaded both documents, go to the "Career Events & Workshops" tab and click the event you want to attend. Select the "Register" button to complete your application.

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