SHSBT Blog

December 4, 2018
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10 Steps for Your Next Phone Interview

Got a phone interview coming up and need some last minute tips to nail it? Here are 10 quick steps to help you get ready.
March 19, 2018
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Active Living Project: Update #3

The third "Active Living" project update describes how the Information Technology students from South Hills Altoona redesigned the "Active Living" brochure for Healthy Blair County Coalition, the tools they used to do it, and the challenges they faced along the way.
March 13, 2018
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Active Living Project: Meet the Team

Meet the Let’s Move Blair County! "Active Living Project" leadership and team members.
February 25, 2018
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Active Living Project: Update #2

The second "Active Living" project update follows the Information Technology students from South Hills in Altoona as they create an interactive map for the Healthy Blair County Coalition's website.
February 16, 2018
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Active Living Project: Update #1

Information Technology students at South Hills in Altoona have been asked by the Healthy Blair County Coalition to help create new Let’s Move Blair County! promotional materials. Follow along with the students in this first update as they begin the process of mobile application development.
February 9, 2018
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Financial Aid Preparation Checklists

Choosing to invest in post-secondary education can be one of the most important decisions in a student’s life. We’ve compiled a series of checklists of the steps that should be included in your college preparation, application, and selection process that can be completed while the student is still in high school at various grade levels. We’ve also included a checklist for returning adult students.
February 8, 2018
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An Introduction to Federal Student Aid

Do you have questions about how to pay for school? What federal student aid is? Who is eligible for student aid? Visit the South Hills blog to begin learning the answers!
February 2, 2018
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Active Living Project: Initial Project Summary

South Hills School of Business & Technology's Information Technology students have been asked by the Healthy Blair County Coalition to help create new Let’s Move Blair County! promotional materials. Read the initial project summary here.
October 19, 2017

Two Sides of a South Hills Success Story: The Brown Family

Football was Josh Brown's life until an injury during spring drills ended his chance to play college football. He and his parents, Jeff & Cathy Brown, talk about how South Hills helped him find a new path and how he's thriving now in a career he loves.
March 7, 2017
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A Dozen Ideas for Enjoying Spring Break At Home

Staying home for Spring Break? There are plenty of things you can do to recharge your mind and body without leaving town.
by Jodie LeMaster
March 1, 2017
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South Hills & Penn State – Celebrating 17 Years of Partnership

Learn more about the nearly two-decade partnership between South Hills and Penn State that benefits our students and graduates as they pursue internships and careers at the largest employer in Central Pennsylvania.
by Jeff Stachowski
February 27, 2017
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30 Questions to Ask on a Campus Visit

When you visit any campus, it’s a perfect time to ask questions to help you decide if the school is a good match for you. Here are 30 important questions to ask when you're visiting any post-secondary school campus.
by Misty Frederick-Ritz