by Brad Kolesar
PITTSBURGH– When it comes to movies everyone instantly thinks of Hollywood. Many people do not know there is a slice of Hollywood in Western Pennsylvania. 31st Street Studios in Pittsburgh’s Strip District is a large studio that is capable of hosting the production of films, TV, and concerts.
Alyssa Hanna, a Westminster Graduate of 2012, is the production manager of 31st Street Studios. Her job consists of working between the production companies and 31st Street Studios. In addition to working with the Pittsburgh film office, and bring new business into the studio.
She is very grateful for everything Westminster College has done for her. Westminster help supported Hanna through her capstone documentary as she traveled to Israel for five weeks. Hanna believes that students should be taking advantage of Westminster has to offer.
“People forget to take advantage of the networking opportunities at Westminster. The Networking Symposiums is a fantastic way to get to know people in your field while your still in College.” –Alyssa Hanna