You can apply for opportunities through the Student Center - Center for Career Development - Winter Break Opportunities.

Applications are due October 31 by 11:59 p.m.

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See what students have to say about their experience. Students Comments on the value of Job Shadowing.


Job Shadowing:

Pandora: Donna Bourke ‘1992, Senior Sales Manager; Sam Betterly ‘2012, Senior Campaign Specialist; Marielle Bianchi ‘2012, Account Strategist; Liz Baron ‘2014, Campaign Specialist (Location: New York, NY)  Shadow Description: Shadowing Gettysburg Alumni/current Pandora employees throughout the day in the Ad Operations, Client Services and Sales & Marketing Departments. We will also coordinate presentations around our Music Makers, Legal, Recruitment and Internships Departments. (

Scott Metzger ‘1997, Talent Agent - Actors, Paradigm Talent Agency (Location: New York, NY)  Shadow Description:  Scott Metzger oversees the New York office at Paradigm Talent Agency. He represents artists, primarily actors, in Film, Television, and Theatre.

Lindsey Piecyk ‘2009, Director of Individual Giving, Theatre Horizon; (Location: Philadelphia, PA)  Shadow Description: My job at Theatre Horizon is in Development, dealing with administrative/fundraising side of the arts.  It would be an ideal fit for a student who is looking to get into theater, fundraising, and/or arts administration in general.  I am also a private lessons music teacher at Villanova University two days a week, if a student is interested in shadowing during that experience - best dates would be Jan. 17 or 20. Read Lindsey's bio & resume here:

Michelle Veresink Richmond ‘2007Membership Manager, ArtsQuest (Location: Bethlehem, PA)  Shadow Description: ArtsQuest is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization engaging and revitalizing communities through the arts. ArtsQuest owns and operates the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks and the Banana Factory Arts Education Center in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and is the nonprofit behind the nation’s largest free music festival, Musikfest®. Hosting 1200 performances a year, 800 of which are free to the community, ArtsQuest relies on the support of generous donors and corporate sponsors. This shadowing experience will show you what it is like to work for an active arts organization, particularly within the field of development.

Charlotte Wilcox ‘1969, Theatrical General Manager, Charlotte Wilcox Company (Location: New York, NY)  Shadow Description: Potentially attend an advertising meeting for a particular Broadway show; shadow a stage manager during a performance; meet company managers, associate general managers, interns in an active broadway production office.  Shows currently represented:  BEAUTIFUL - The Carole King Musical; ON YOUR FEET!  The Emilio and Gloria Estefan Story; and SUNSET BOULEVARD starring Glenn Close; ROMAN HOLIDAY; and BANDSTAND.  Date availability TBD

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