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

Grand Sierra Resort and Casino

Grand Sierra Resort and Casino logo

When: Friday, October 6, 2017, 8am – 1pm
Where: Reno, NV
Mandatory Orientation: Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 10:00am or Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 4:00pm
Application Due: Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 5:00pm
*Students will be notified of selection on or before date Friday, September 29, 2017 at 5:00pm.

Wolf Pack Shadow will be held at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino, a top leader of Reno's hospitality industry. If you are interested in learning about the behind-the-scenes business operations of this luxury hotel, make sure to submit your application today!

Microsoft

Microsoft Logo

When: Friday, October 20,2017, 8am - 12pm
Where: Reno, NV
Mandatory Orientation: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 10:00am or Wednesday, October 18th, 2017, at 4:00pm
Application Due: Friday, October 6th at 5:00pm
*Students will be notified of selection on or before date TBD at 5:00pm.

Microsoft develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics and personal computers and services.

Join Microsoft's executives for breakfast, tour and learn more about Finance, Global Enterprise Operations, Licensing, Advertising Operations and Program Management. This opportunity will open new doors for you and will give you a unique insight into what your career could be like following graduation!

Server Technology

Server Technologies Logo

When: Friday, November 3, 2017, 12pm - 5pm
Where: Reno, NV
Mandatory Orientation: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 12:00pm or Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 4:00pm.
Application Due: Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 5:00pm
*Students will be notified of selection on or before date Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 5:00pm.

Wolf Pack Shadow will be held at the Server Technology. Server Tech has departments ranging from Finance, HR, Operations, Engineering and Sales, so we encourage all Business and Engineering students to apply. This opportunity will open new doors for you and will give you a unique insight into what your career could be like following graduation! If you are interested in learning about the behind-the-scenes business operations of Server Tech, make sure to submit your application today!

Sierra Nevada Journeys

Sierra Nevada Journeys Logo

When: Friday, November 17,2017, 9am - 12pm
Where: Reno, NV
Mandatory Orientation: Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 12:00pm or Wednesday, November 8th, 2017, at 4:00pm
Application Due: Friday, November 3, 2017 at 5:00pm
*Students will be notified of selection on or before date TBD at 5:00pm.

Since their formation in 2009, the nonprofit Sierra Nevada Journeys has been delivering innovative outdoor, science-based education programs for youth to develop critical thinking skills and inspire natural resource stewardship.

Sierra Nevada Journeys has various departments so we encourage all Business and Education students to apply. This opportunity will open new doors for you and will give you a unique insight into what your career could be like following graduation!

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.

Previous Wolf Pack Shadows

Ameriprise Spring 2016
Server Technology Spring 2016
Sever Tech Spring 2015
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Group of Business students in front of Zappos logo

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