Travel to China with Wallace State; informational meeting set for Oct. 8

in Academic, Adult Education, Alumni, Community, Continuing Education

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Since 2006, Wallace State Community College has offered area residents the opportunity to travel abroad to learn about other cultures, visit famous landmarks and see sites that many only see in picture books. In 2014, the program will embark on a 9-day educational tour to China, exploring the Summer Palace in Beijing,…

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Survivor of Sixteenth Street bombing is Common Read speaker

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Less than one month after the 50th anniversary of the Sept. 15, 1963, bombing of Birmingham’s Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, a woman who survived the attack that killed four young friends will visit the campus of Wallace State Community College. Carolyn Maull McKinstry will participate in the college’s fifth Common Read initiative…

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Wallace State’s Healthy Living Festival planned for Oct. 1

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CONTACT:  Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, HANCEVILLE – Wallace State will host a Healthy Living Street Festival on Tuesday, Oct. 1, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Student Center parking lot. Students and employees from Wallace State’s Wellness Center, nursing department, massage therapy program and occupational therapy will…

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WSCC Alumni Association events this fall

in Alumni, Community, Headlines, Student Activities

CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, (256) 352-8064, HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Alumni Association’s schedule of fall events is in full swing. A Halloween Face Painting Tips class and quilt show are on the agenda for this month, while crafting classes, business seminar and a charity…

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Wallace State volleyball outlasts conference rival Gadsden State in four close sets, remains undefeated in ACCC play

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s young volleyball team grew up considerably Tuesday night, outlasting conference rival Gadsden State in four sets to remain perfect in Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) play. Wallace State outside hitter Montana Clark closed out the tight, intense match with three consecutive kills and finished with 18 digs and 10 kills, lifting…

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Wallace State volleyball puts together another convincing performance during sweep of Jeff Davis

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State volleyball made it two convincing victories in as many days as the Lions breezed by Jeff Davis 25-4, 25-8, 25-3 at Tom Drake Coliseum on Thursday afternoon. Wallace State (11-7, 5-0 ACCC) once again set the tone with a balanced scoring attack. BreAnna Thompson led the way with 11 kills, Kianna…

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After long string of road matches, Wallace State volleyball cruises past Southern Union in conference home opener

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HANCEVILLE – Having played 11 consecutive matches away from Tom Drake Coliseum and most of those in highly competitive tournaments, Wallace State’s volleyball team was eager to enjoy the comforts of its home court Wednesday afternoon. The Lions didn’t disappoint, cruising to a 25-16, 25-16, 25-14 victory over Southern Union in their conference home opener.…

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No. 8 Wallace State golf team finishes runner-up in its season-opening Fall Invitational

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CULLMAN – No. 8 Wallace State golf finished runner-up Tuesday in its annual fall tournament at Cullman Golf Course, continuing to inch closer to defending national champion and top-ranked Central Alabama. The Lions shot a 54-hole total of 842 (22-under par), concluding the tournament five strokes behind Central Alabama. “I was disappointed we didn’t win,…

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Environmental Change and a 21st Century Survival Guide: “Fall and Winter” film screening and Q & A with Canadian filmmaker Matt Anderson at Wallace State on Thursday, Sept. 12

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Hanceville, Ala. – Wallace State Community College and The Evelyn Burrow Museum present “Fall and Winter” with filmmaker Matthew Anderson as part of the South Arts Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers on campus at the Burrow Center Recital Hall on Thursday, Sept. 12, at 7 p.m. Following a screening of the film, “Fall and…

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