Events

TEDxUniversityofNevada

January 27, 2018, the College of Business held the annual TEDxUniversityofNevada. The event hosted 21 speakers from different disciplines.

A woman and a man sitting on stage.

Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto

A woman in a robe on stage.

Julie Hogan

Man speaking on stage

David Burkus

A woman speaking on stage.

Mariana Atencio

Man speaking on stage.

John Brenkus

A woman playing guitar and singing.

Troi Irons

Sontag Entrepreneurship Competition 

April 27, 2018, Megan Price, presenter for FitnesSpiral, won the award for $50,000 to develop her business at the Sontag Entrepreneurship Competition at the Atlantis Hotel Casino.

Five people posing with giant check.

Three judges at a table.

Three men on stage presenting.

Honors and Awards Banquet

March 9, 2018, the College celebrated student achievements at the annual Honors and Awards Banquet.

Five students posing with awards.

Three people on stage posing with award.

One man accepting an award from another.

Man speaking at a podium on stage.

Four people looking at camera and smiling.

Business Week

September 25-29, 2017, the Business Student Council put on a series of events for their fellow students including a kick-off barbecue, company tours, a guest speaker and "Road to TEDx" student speaker competition.

Four students posed a table.

Two people handing out items at a table to students.

Prepare for the Fair

September 27, 2017, students prepared for the upcoming career fair by attending Prepare for the Fair. Students participated in mini-workshops, such as mock interviews and resume critiques. They also learned how to dress professionally and how to make a good first impression.

Student talking to two woman at a table.

Woman interviewing student at table.

Students watching presentation.

Wolf Pack Shadow 

Students in the Wolf Pack Shadow program experienced a day in the life of various prospective career fields.
Wolf Pack Shadow visited Patagonia, Zappos, MGM Resorts International, Ameriprise Financial, Starbucks, Reno Aces, Grand Sierra Resort and Casino, Renown Health and the Haws Corporation.

Group of students in yellow vests and hard hats.

Group of students posed infront of Microsoft logo.

Group of students pose outside infront of Starbucks logo.

Group of students pose infront of Zappos logo.

If you would like your business to be involved with Business Week, career fairs, Wolf Pack Shadow or corporate sponsorship, please contact our Career and Corporate Outreach Center at 775.682.9144 or businesscareers@unr.edu.

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