Information Technology students from South Hills School of Business & Technology’s Lewistown campus toured GoHost, LLC, a local company that offers disaster recovery hosting and management services to a variety of government agencies, financial institutions, and private businesses across the country. One of the hosts of the tour, GoHost Network Administrator, Brad Bell, is an alumnus of South Hills.
Business Administration—Management & Marketing students from South Hills School of Business & Technology’s Lewistown campus were given a unique opportunity to tour the construction site for the new Holiday Inn Express and Suites in Reedsville. The new hotel will open in summer 2018.
Information Technology instructor, Guido Santella, took 6 students and 1 alumnus from South Hills School of Business & Technology's Altoona campus to participate in a creative 24-hour learning experience at HackPSU, a “hackathon” event hosted by Penn State University where students can learn to code or experienced programmers can compete to build something from scratch.
South Hills alum and Restek Corporation International Customer Service Supervisor, Mike Shuey, invited South Hills Business Administration-Management & Marketing and Information Technology students for a tour of the Restek facilities to give them a lesson on employee stock ownership plans (ESOP).
Criminal Justice students from South Hills Lewistown recently attended a seminar presented by PA Lieutenant Governor Mike Stack to learn more about the state's "Pathway to Pardons" initiative, which aims to streamline the process of obtaining a pardon for citizens in long-term recovery to help them get a second chance at life.