Author - Edward Molek

Myrtle Beach September 2019 Graduation

PIA Myrtle Beach is proud to announce the September 2019 graduating class.  The ceremony, held Thursday, September 12th, celebrated the seven graduates and the promising careers ahead of them. Lucas Bozek was named Valedictorian of the class, and Alan Woodbury was named Salutatorian.  In addition, Lucas Bozek, Max Truby,...

PIA Hagerstown Earns School of Excellence

PIA Hagerstown was honored as a School of Excellence by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges this year.  The awards are given to schools for their efforts in demonstrating a high level of achievement among their students and their commitment to the accreditation process.The Hagerstown Campus was...

Pittsburgh October 2019 Graduation

PIA would like to congratulate the October 2019 graduating class from the Pittsburgh Campus.  The ceremony, held Friday, October 4th, celebrated the 26 graduates as they completed their Associate Degree programs in Aviation Maintenance and Aviation Electronics. Peyton Miller was named Valedictorian of the class, and Dillon Longden was...

DuVal High School Visits PIA

Staff members from DuVal High School had the opportunity to visit PIA Hagerstown.  DuVal, a magnet school in Lanham, Maryland, offers an Aerospace & Aviation program at their institution.  The visit included a presentation and tour of PIA's facilities, where DuVal staff members had the opportunity to learn more...

Senator Lindsey Williams Visits PIA

Senator Lindsey Williams had the opportunity to visit PIA Pittsburgh on Monday, September 30th.  Senator Williams, who represents the 38th Senatorial District in Allegheny County, sits on several committees relevant to PIA and the aviation industry, including the Labor & Industry Committee and the Education Committee.The invitation to visit...

PIA Alumni – Kelly Martin

Recent graduate Kelly Martin shares her experiences at PIA and what led her to a career in aviation.Kelly Martin: Pittsburgh Campus, AMT Program, 2019 Position: Research Lab Mechanic Employment: HX5 Sierra

“Clays for a Cause” Fundraiser

PIA held its 7th annual scholarship fundraising event on September 6th, 2019.  "Clays for a Cause" was held at Seven Springs Mountain Resort and featured a clay shooting course, Chinese auction, 50/50 drawing, and a buffet dinner.  The event was made possible through the collective support of sponsors, donors,...

CSIRO Data 61 Gift Presentation

Members of the CSIRO Data 61 Team presented PIA Pittsburgh with a gift for their recent hospitality.  The team utilized hangar space on campus as they prepared for the first stage of the  DARPA Subterranean Challege.  During their time at PIA, a team member used software they designed for...

Youngstown August 2019 Graduation

PIA would like to congratulate the graduates of the Youngstown August 2019 graduating class.  The graduates completed their Aviation Maintenance Technology program and were celebrated in a ceremony held on August 16th.  Anthony Emmi was named Valedictorian of the class, and Tiffany Yanulaitis was named Salutatorian.  In addition, Anthony ...

Hagerstown August 2019 Graduation

PIA would like to congratulate the graduates of the Hagerstown August 2019 graduating class.  The graduates completed their Aviation Maintenance Technology program and were celebrated in a ceremony held on August 16th.  Grant Armstrong was named Valedictorian of the class, and Tyler Harbold was named Salutatorian.  In addition, Grant...