Hagerstown

Hagerstown December 2018 Graduation

PIA Hagerstown is proud to announce the December 2018 graduating class.  The ceremony, held Friday, December 21st, celebrated the 18 graduates and the promising careers ahead of them.  Michael Kenneth Gibbs was named Valedictorian of the class, and  Bright Osei Kwarteng was named Salutatorian.  In addition, James Benjamin Barefoot, Michael...

Boonsboro Elementary Career Luncheon

Fifth grade students at Boonsboro Elementary had the opportunity to learn about careers in aviation maintenance on November 27th.  Barbara Martin, Admissions Representative at PIA Hagerstown, met with the students during their Career Exploration Luncheon series.Twenty-four students were present for the discussion on PIA and the aviation industry.  When...

Hagerstown Career Fair

The 2018 PIA Fall Career Fair was held on Wednesday, November 14th at the PIA Hagerstown Campus. Twenty-five companies were able to meet with students, with several companies conducting on-site interviews with soon-to-be graduates. Attendees included students from both the Hagerstown and Pittsburgh campuses.Thank you to all the employers...

Hagerstown August 2018 Graduation

PIA Hagerstown is proud to announce the August 2018 graduating class.  The ceremony, held Friday, August 17th, celebrated the 15 graduates and the promising careers ahead of them.  Jeremiah Lafferty was named Valedictorian of the class, and  Dale Dubourg was named Salutatorian.  In addition, Dale Dubourg, Anthony Jones, Jeremiah...

Thank You, Ms. Ollry!

PIA Hagerstown would like to thank Suzanne Ollry for her generous donation of a Craftsman tool box, tools, and a flight line bag for  deserving Hagerstown students.Ms. Ollry is a retired A&P Mechanic who wanted to pass her love of aviation on to a current or future PIA Hagerstown...

Hagerstown Graduation – Class of April 2018

PIA Hagerstown is proud to announce the graduation of the April 2018 class.  The ceremony, held on April 24th, recognized the outstanding achievements of the students as they completed their education in Aviation Maintenance Technology.  Four students, Shaun Dempsey, Lonnie Gank, Mitchell Runnion, and Henry Stover, were inducted into...

Career Luncheon at Boonsboro Elementary

As the need for aviation technicians grows, it's never to early to start educating students on the opportunities that are available to them.  Barbara Martin, Admissions Representative at the Hagerstown Campus, had the opportunity to do just that with 31 Boonsboro Elementary students.The Career Luncheon series, hosted by Boonsboro,...

AMES: “We want more!”

PIA would like to thank Eric Salyers and Emmett Bell from AMES (Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services) for coming to the Hagerstown Campus on Thursday followed by the Pittsburgh campus today to present to our upcoming graduates."PIA is our go to," said Saylers. "We've had great success with PIA...