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Consortium for Public Education Visit

The Consortium for Public Education visited the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics with students from Southmoreland and Belle Vernon High Schools.  The group is a part of the Consortium for Public Education’s mission to assist area high school students to prepare for successful futures by visiting post secondary institutions to […]

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Aviation Expo Scholarships Awarded

Congratulations to Lars Edward Davis, 4th semester student at the PIA Hagerstown Campus, and Helen Riordan, a Senior at Broad Run High School! Each were awarded a $1,000 scholarship during the 2017 Aviation Education & Career Expo at Projet Aviation to go towards their education at PIA.
    
About The Aviation Education & […]

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Lending a Helping Hand – Together

During the month of September, PIA students and staff proved that, even with small individual donations, together we can make a positive difference.  In the wake of an unprecedented hurricane season, we were able to raise $1,142.45 for the American Red Cross, to be used for disaster relief.  Pulling […]

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Ribbon Cutting at PIA Youngstown Campus

Last Wednesday’s expansion celebration in Youngstown was a great success! The ceremony opened up with Campus Director Joe DeRamo expressing his appreciation to the local community, government and Western Reserve Port Authority for all the support received to make the expansion happen.
President and CEO, Suzanne Markle, began by recognizing […]

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Hagerstown Campus Career Fair Has Been Scheduled

On November 8th at 10:30am, the PIA Hagerstown Branch Campus is holding a career fair for its upcoming graduates. This event will also be open to the public.
With well over a month to go before the event, 18 organizations have already committed to attend. One of those employers, SkyWest Airlines (an affiliate of Delta […]

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2017 “A Shot for Education” Results

Just in the nick of time, the cloudy skies parted over Seven Springs Resort and allowed the sun to shine on the participants at this year’s “A Shot at Education” fundraising event, warming both bodies and hearts. What began as damp, dismal day, soon turned into a day of […]

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PA Chamber of Business and Industry Visits PIA

On August 28th, Lori Renne, Director of Marketing, from the PA Chamber of Business and Industry met with representatives from PIA to discuss outreach initiatives to attract students to fill the projected skills gap in the aviation industry. Her visit was inspired by PIA’s recent ranking in a Forbes article recognizing the top two-year […]

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General Atomics
General Atomics

General Atomics Seeking PIA Technicians

William Foster, Airframe and Powerplant Manager for General Atomics, presented to upcoming graduates at the Pittsburgh Campus today. They are currently seeking to fill nearly 100 aviation technician positions within the next 12 months. But like many other aviation companies, General Atomics is not looking to hire just anybody.
“We desire the […]

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U.S. Steel Seeking PIA Technicians

Jennifer Bellucci and her coworker Allie Anzelone presented information on U.S. Steel today to the upcoming graduates of the Pittsburgh Campus.  They are in need of a significant number of Maintenance Technicians and Electrical Technicians for their Mon Valley Works facilities right here in Pittsburgh.  While the working conditions […]

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