IT WNY Student Shadow Day 2016

InfoTech WNY Student Shadow Day 2016InfoTech WNY is pleased to have a great group of students and company sponsors participate in the 2016 Student Shadow Day program!  Thank you to everyone who took part and helped promote this experience to students and colleagues.  A special thank you to Melissa Ruggiero, University at Buffalo School of Management, who annually organizes Student Shadow Day and helps to ensure that everyone has a great experience.

On January 7 and 8, 2016, we had a total of 50 shadowing opportunities! Participating students included Associates, Bachelors, Masters, and PhD level of studies from Buffalo State, Canisius, Fredonia, Niagara, University at Buffalo, and Erie Community College.  All participants were evaluated to ensure a positive experience and gather intellect for next year’s planning.  100% of the respondents would recommend participating in IT WNY Shadow Day and the company/professional they shadowed.



Company Participants included:

  • Algonquin
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield WNY
  • Doolli         
  • Full Circle Studios
  • Hamister Group, LLC
  • IBM Buffalo Innovation Center
  • PLS 3rd Learning
  • Ronco Communications
  • Shatter I.T.
  • VoIP Supply

For more information about IT WNY Student Shadow Day, contact InfoTech WNY.

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