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August 2, 2018
South Hills Alumna, Bradley Bell

Alumni Stories – Bradley Bell

Bradley Bell, 2017 Information Technology graduate, is a Network Administrator for GoHost, LLC, a company that provides production/disaster recovery hosting and management services. Find out why he chose to get his post-secondary education at South Hills following his military career.
July 11, 2018
Information Technology Students pictured with computers

South Hills Students Participate in Juniata Valley Elementary Career Day

Information Technology students from South Hills School of Business & Technology's Altoona Campus demonstrated technologies such as 3-D printers, drones, workstation computers, gaming computers, and computer programming to about 80 elementary school students from the Juniata Valley School District at a recent career day event.
June 6, 2018
South Hills Alumni, Thad Riggle and his dog Bronson

Alumni Stories – Thad Riggle

Thad Riggle, 2012 Information Technology graduate, is a Cloud Support Engineer for Amazon Web Services in Herndon, Virginia. Find out how his South Hills education helped him prepare for his career.
June 5, 2018
Male holding a laptop

Bright Outlook Occupation: Computer User Support Specialist

Computer User Support Specialists play a vital role in a company by working with different hardware, software, networking, etc. Everyone from educational institutions to hospitals to government agencies use Computer User Support Specialists; thus, providing a wide variety of industries and diverse career advancement opportunities.
May 24, 2018
Three males working on a computer

Local Information Technology Students Hone Project Management Skills Developing E-commerce Website

Information Technology students from the Altoona Campus of South Hills School of Business & Technology were recently given an opportunity to develop an e-commerce site for Winesickles’ Music, LLC, a Bellwood-based business that provides hymnal music for churches that do not have pianists or organists.
May 9, 2018
Information Technology Instructor speaking to students

South Hills Instructors Attend BASICS/Rotary Career Fair

Faculty and staff from South Hills School of Business & Technology’s Altoona Campus attended the 5th annual BASICS/Rotary Career Fair held at the Blair County Convention Center on April 25, 2018.

Kari Lynn Schlegel

March 4, 1992—December 15, 2016

Kari Schlegel was born in March 1992 and graduated from South Hills in September 2012.

The Kari Lynn Schlegel Memorial Gallery is named in memory of Kari Schlegel, a lifelong Bellefonte resident and 2012 graduate of the Graphic Arts program at South Hills.

Kari was often the exclamation point in any story about the Class of 2012. Her effervescent good mood, enthusiasm, and seemingly endless supply of optimism and positive spirit was infusive, lighting up the classroom.

Kari (right) is shown with her beloved sister, Mindy.

Her classmates still laugh at the memory of Kari wearing her bunny slippers on the Graphic Arts field trip to New York City. Groan-worthy puns and jokes? Kari had a volume of them. She delighted in sharing stories and photos of her four beloved cats as well as trivia and tales of Harry Potter and Disney World. She was a rare combination of innocence, maturity, trust, and hope. She was filled with a joy of life and an unconditional love for her friends, her family, her pets… and people she just met. That was Kari Schlegel.

Kari dressed as Captain Jack Sparrow for the South Hills “BooFest” Halloween party in 2012.

She loved her school, even coming back to audit several GA classes after graduating. Kari also particularly enjoyed returning to South Hills every summer to perform as part of the Music Picnic Series with the Bellefonte Community Band.

Kari died December 15, 2016, in a tragic automobile accident. It’s a loss everyone who knew her still feels. In the end, Kari truly lived her life with passion and joy, treating others as she wanted to be treated: with love, compassion, and respect.