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April 18, 2019
Front row: South Hills IT students: Cameron Buynack & Tyler Davis, AMBUCS representatives: John Lloyd, Bill Reintgen (also w/Link Computer) & David Aikens Back row: IT Instructor, Guido Santella, and students: Matthew Duman, Joshua Allison, & Omar Brown

South Hills Information Technology Students Partner with Link Computer Corporation to Assist AMBUCS™ AmTryke Therapeutic Tricycle Program

Information Technology students from South Hills School of Business & Technology's Altoona Campus partnered with Link Computer Corporation to develop a web application to help the Altoona Chapter of AMBUCS keep track of its AmTryke Therapeutic Tricycle program.
April 16, 2019
Leanne Condo, Human Resource Manager at Blatek, greets Daniel Vandrew, second-year Engineering Technology student, at the start of his mock job interview.

South Hills Students Prepare For A Successful Job Search

As part of the curriculum for each of its specialized associate degree programs, students at South Hills School of Business & Technology must take a Job Search Skills course to ensure they learn how to craft résumés and cover letters, polish their interviewing skills, and utilize the latest job-seeking methods.
April 15, 2019
Jenny Charney and her daughter

Faculty/Staff Spotlight: Jenny Charney

Meet Jenny Charney, Administrative Professional Instructor and Advisor, in the second installment of the new series that SHINEs a spotlight on South Hills School of Business & Technology's staff and faculty.
April 12, 2019
PAECT/SHSBT drone workshop participants gain experience in programming and flying the Parrot Mambo quadcopter-drone.

South Hills School Of Business & Technology & PAECT Jointly Host Drone Workshop

South Hills School of Business & Technology and Pennsylvania Association for Educational Communications and Technology (PAECT) recently jointly hosted an all-day workshop on the use of drones in technical education to help PAECT educators learn beneficial ways to bring the use of drones into their classrooms.
April 11, 2019
Pennsylvania State Representative, John Hershey (R–82), speaks with South Hills School

PA State Representative Hershey Visits South Hills

PA State Representative Johnathan D. Hershey (R–Franklin/Juniata/Mifflin) toured South Hills School of Business & Technology’s Lewistown Campus to discuss the importance of career education and find out how South Hills is helping its students achieve their career goals.
April 10, 2019
Criminal Justice students present their capstone projects to an audience.

South Hills Criminal Justice Students Complete Capstone Projects

Before they can begin their internships, students at South Hills School of Business & Technology are required to complete capstone projects which require them to use all of the skills they’ve acquired throughout their studies. Students of the Criminal Justice program are assigned cases to solve and must show how they came to their conclusions.
April 3, 2019
Jim Colbert playing guitar

Faculty/Staff Spotlight: Jim Colbert

Get to know Graphic Arts Instructor, Jim Colbert, in the first installment of a new series that SHINEs a spotlight on South Hills School of Business & Technology's staff and faculty.
March 29, 2019
Members of the Lewistown Campus Club IT pose with Shelter Service Inc. staff members.

South Hills Students Seek To Assist Local Homeless Shelter

South Hills School of Business & Technology’s Club IT (Information Technology) is working on a project to update the technology infrastructure for Shelter Service Inc., an organization in Lewistown that provides temporary shelter and life improvement services for homeless individuals in Mifflin and Juniata Counties.
March 27, 2019
Members of the South Hills PBL Club are shown at the PBL State Conference with their awards.

South Hills Students Compete At 48th Annual PBL State Leadership Conference

Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) members from South Hills School of Business & Technology competed against students of some of the top universities in Pennsylvania at the 48th annual State Leadership Conference in Harrisburg and won several top awards, earning the chance to compete at this summer's National Leadership Conference in San Antionio.