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April 30, 2018

Bright Outlook Occupation: Secretaries, Administrative Assistants, Executive Secretaries, & Executive Administrative Assistants

Administrative professionals play a vital role in business operations and perform a wide range of duties to help organizations run efficiently. Responsibilities may include document processing, budgeting and accounting functions, social media, communications or marketing, travel planning, event planning, meeting management, HR functions, and more.
April 10, 2018

“I Am South Hills” – Karen Maynor

Karen Maynor is the Engineering Technology Program Coordinator and instructor at the State College Main Campus of South Hills. She brings more than 30 years of experience in the field of engineering and shares her expertise in the classroom. Find out how she keeps her curriculum current and how she feels about teaching in the fifth installment of our "I Am South Hills" video series.
by South Hills Communications
March 19, 2018

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

Active Living Project: Meet the Team

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

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

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

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

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

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.
February 2, 2018

South Hills Students Partner with the Healthy Blair County Coalition to Create New Let’s Move Blair County! Materials

Information Technology students from South Hills School of Business and Technology's Altoona campus have been selected to develop new digital and print materials to help the Healthy Blair County Coalition promote the Let’s Move Blair County! initiative. The students' progress on this project will be documented in a series of blog posts on the South Hills website.
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.
September 14, 2017

“I Am South Hills” – Michael Gates

Michael Gates is the Business Administration—Management & Marketing Program Coordinator and instructor at the State College Main Campus of South Hills. In 2011, he was named Outstanding Educator of the Year by the Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators (PAPSA). Find out what he thinks is the best part of working at South Hills in the fourth installment of our "I Am South Hills" video series.
by South Hills Communications