Career Services News

October 28, 2019
Inaugural "Taste of Success" Speaker Series Group

South Hills Kicks Off “Taste of Success” Speaker Series

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
Medical Assistant students and internship supervisors

South Hills Thanks Local Employers for Hosting Student Interns

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
South Hills students attend PSU Days - Part II

PSU Days Part II – 19 Years Of Partnership And Success

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
Over 80 employers participated in the 2019 Network Career Fair, many of them represented by South Hills alumni.

South Hills 2019 Network Career Fair: “Taking Careers To New Heights”

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
Career Services Coordinator Ellen Spinelli is shown at 2019 PSU Days Part I.

South Hills Students Explore Internship Opportunities At Penn State

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
This photo shows Lieutenant Colonel Karen Kramer with her mother, sister, Director of South Hills and the President of South Hills

Lieutenant Colonel Kramer Shares Her Keys To Success With South Hills Students

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
This photo shows Administrative Professional students from the State College campus with alumna Paula Colletti

Career Services Hosts Speaker Series Featuring South Hills Alumni

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
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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.
May 3, 2018
South Hills President speaking at Internship Fair

South Hills & Penn State – 18 Years of Partnership & Success

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.
March 1, 2017
This photo shows a group of females smiling in front of the Student Health Center at Penn State

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
October 5, 2016
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Annual “Brown Bag Speaker Series” Kicks Off With YSB Program Director

Theresa Kieffer, Senior Program Director with the Youth Service Bureau of Centre County, recently spoke to Criminal Justice students about careers in her field.
April 21, 2016
This photo shows students speaking to local employers the the career fair

Altoona Campus Holds Network Career Fair

The annual Career Services event helps connect South Hills students with local businesses and agencies as they search for internships to complete their studies and employment after graduation.

April 8, 2016
This photo shows a group of individuals smiling at the State College campus

South Hills Welcomes PSU President

PSU President Dr. Eric J. Barron toured the State College campus with South Hills President S. Paul Mazza III and Co-Founder Maralyn Mazza.
March 31, 2016
This photo shows a student talking to an employer at the career fair

South Hills Career Fair Provides Opportunities for Students, Businesses Alike

Highlights: Network Career Fair sets up South Hills students for internships and job opportunities, over 90 local companies present, many representatives also South Hills grads
November 13, 2015
This photo shows groups of individuals speaking to each other

South Hills Holds Career Exploration Day

More than 30 local business and state agency representatives were on hand to talk with prospective students about the benefits of a South Hills education.