The CBICC held its annual State of Education Luncheon on Tuesday, May 1, 2018. The event creates dialogue with all county school districts and career/technical training institutions about workforce readiness. During the luncheon, the new CentreREADY initiative was unveiled.
Words like “bubbly,” positive,” “outgoing,” and “kind-hearted,” were just some of what Kari Schlegel’s friends had to say about her. They also said it’s fitting that an online art exhibit created by people affiliated with South Hills School of Business & Technology was recently named in her memory.
South Hills alum and Restek Corporation International Customer Service Supervisor, Mike Shuey, invited South Hills Business Administration-Management & Marketing and Information Technology students for a tour of the Restek facilities to give them a lesson on employee stock ownership plans (ESOP).
Tabatha Bedlyon, a Lewistown Management & Marketing student, has already applied the skills she acquired at South Hills to open her own antiques shop ahead of schedule and before her graduation in September 2017.
Altoona campus graduate Scott Cunningham is living his dream as the owner of Visual Element Media, a media content company that specializes in video production, graphics, photography, website design, and maintenance. All three campuses of South Hills are now adding to the success of this growing enterprise, as Cunningham hired two employees, one each from our Lewistown and State College campuses.