Career Services News
October 28, 2019
South Hills School of Business & Technology's Career Services Team hosted alumni guest speaker, Shawnee Matis, as part of the “Taste of Success” Speaker Series. The series provides current students with opportunities to learn from local employers who provide valuable career information, tips, and pointers to help the students start thinking about what comes after graduation.
June 7, 2019
In the weeks leading up to all commencement ceremonies, South Hills School of Business & Technology helps its students students thank their internship supervisors by inviting them to a luncheon held in their honor as a way of expressing gratitude to the dedicated internship sites that continue to take South Hills students and provide them with invaluable real-world working experience in their respective fields.
May 17, 2019
In 2000, South Hills School of Business & Technology and the Pennsylvania State University formed a partnership in order to provide South Hills students with an opportunity to explore internship opportunities at PSU. Since then, hundreds of South Hills students have completed internships and/or have been hired as employees at Penn State.
April 24, 2019
The Network Career Fair is an annual event that allows South Hills students to showcase their skills to potential employers as they seek the internships they need to complete in order to graduate. Over 80 employers participated in the 2019 Network Career Fair, many of them represented by South Hills alumni.
February 8, 2019
South Hills and Penn State have a partnership that spans nearly two decades for the purpose of giving South Hills students a chance to explore internship opportunities at PSU, which subsequently helps the university find quality, well-trained employees for its administrative offices. The alliance consists of two separate events: PSU Days Part I and Part II. The 2019 PSU Days Part I event took place in late January.
January 11, 2019
After facing adversity as a teen, United States Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Karen P. Kramer enrolled at South Hills School of Business & Technology and graduated in 1983 – a decision she credits with helping her to turn her life around, ultimately leading her down a path of long-term success.
January 8, 2019
All throughout December 2018, the Career Services department at South Hills School of Business & Technology's Main Campus in State College hosted multiple guest speaker presentations for another year of its Brown Bag Speaker Series.
December 4, 2018
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.
May 3, 2018
This year marks 18 years of partnership between South Hills School of Business & Technology and the Pennsylvania State University (PSU). This alliance was formed to provide South Hills students with the opportunity to explore internship and possible employment opportunities at PSU.
April 5, 2018
South Hills School of Business & Technology students showcased their skills to over 90 local businesses at the NETWORK 2018 Career Fair as they searched for internship and employment opportunities.
February 1, 2018
Medical Assistant and Administrative Professional students at South Hills School of Business & Technology’s main campus in State College attended a workshop on LinkedIn, a networking social media platform for professionals seeking employment and the recruiters looking for them. The workshop leader, Paula Colletti, is a graduate of the Administrative Professional program at South Hills.
January 29, 2018
Alumni returned to South Hills School of Business & Technology's main campus in State College for a Career Services Brown Bag Speaker Series event to "to give [students] a glimpse into the day-to-day responsibilities of professionals in the field of criminal justice."
January 16, 2018
South Hills graduate, Michelle Simpson, Director of Human Resources for the Bellefonte Area School District, returned to South Hills recently to speak with students of the Administrative Professional (AP) and Business Administration—Management & Marketing (BAMM) programs and offer advice for a successful career.
March 31, 2017
Students from all three South Hills campuses connected with 85 local businesses, many represented by South Hills alumni, in their efforts to find internships at the 19th annual Network Career Fair.
March 1, 2017
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
by Jeff Stachowski