Entries by Shayna Baker

SUN Tech and Evangelical Community Hospital Team Up

L-R Back –    Adrian Auten, Howie Aikey, Terry Heimbach Front – Carol Golbitz, Katie Snyder, Rachel Smith, Logan Trego, Jon Robinson Evangelical Community Hospital recently teamed up with the students and staff at SUN Area Technical Institute to create a program aimed at satisfying the workforce shortage.  Evan team members from the Human Resources Department, […]

SUN Tech Student Earns Eagle Scout Status!

            Sean Wagner, SUN Area Technical Institute Advanced Wood Products Manufacturing student and Mifflinburg Area High School Senior, completed his Eagle Scout project which earned him his Eagle Scout Rank within the Boy Scouts. This is a huge achievement for Sean as he has been working towards this rank since […]

Wingin’ It: SUN Tech Style!

Students had the opportunity to participate in the 2018 Hot Wing Challenge, however, these wings are so hot that the students needed to have their parents sign a waiver prior to the competition!   Mr. Todd Hollenbach, IT Specialist, is our reigning champion! He will keep the “WING KING” title for another year! 1st place […]

Donation to the Foundation

(L) Jennifer Hain, SUN Tech Administrative Director (R) Jeffrey Kapsar, President & CEO, Mifflinburg Bank & Trust Company Mifflinburg Bank & Trust Company recently awarded the SUN Area Career & Technology Foundation a check for $3,500 to support technical education.  The Foundation uses funds to assist students attending SUN Area Technical Institute with necessary uniforms, tools, […]

API Tour with CNC Partnership

Photo L to R: Paul Kantz, Carpentry Foreman (’83 SUN Tech Graduate, Carpentry), SUN Tech Student, Brandon Bingaman, Mr. Seward, Advanced Wood Products Manufacturing Instructor, Steve Kenepp, Owner, Robert DeGrange, Plant Manager.

Electrical Systems Technology Students take tips from Chuck.

Electrical Systems Technology students had the opportunity to learn from PPL’s Distribution Operations Field Manager, Chuck Wood. Chuck spoke to the students about opportunities working for utility companies, wages, and opportunities for advancement. Chuck also brought materials associated with power line construction to give the students experience with the types of rubber gloves linemen wear […]

Santa Makes Calls for Jobs

  SUN Area Technical Institutes Welding students Caleb Showers(L) of Selinsgrove H.S., Santa from The North Pole and Lane Hoffman(R) of Midd-West H.S. were using Santa’s contacts to make calls to Area Business’s in The Valley!    

SUN Tech Programs Create Holiday Wreaths!

      Students worked together in their programs to create a wreath that represented various tasks that they have learned thus far this school year.  The judges had a very hard time picking the top three! Our judges were Mr. and Mrs. Clause along with their Elf! First Place: Advanced Wood Products Manufacturing Second […]