Wallace State to host approximately 600 high school juniors during “InvesTECHgate” week beginning April 14

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College will host its third annual “InvesTECHgate” week beginning April 14, and this year’s event should be the biggest draw yet. Various Wallace State technical programs are set to be flooded with approximately 600 high school juniors from Blount, Cullman and Morgan Counties. InvesTECHgate allows high school students who…

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Accomplished vocalists to perform at Wallace State

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Two amazing vocalists will perform on Tuesday, April 22 at Wallace State Community College as part of the college’s annual Arts in April celebration. Mezzo-soprano Maggie Gill and Tenor Shane Bloemetjie will each sing a selection of operatic and/or musical theater tunes as they perform, accompanied on piano by Mike Sparks,…

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Wallace State Earns National Award for Marketing

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Hanceville, Ala.–Wallace State Community College in Hanceville was recognized by the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) for its “Hot Jobs” television advertisement series during the Medallion Awards ceremony at organization’s annual conference in March in New Orleans. The commercials, which spotlight career opportunities related to degree and certificate programs offered by the…

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Award-winning pianist to perform April 15 at Wallace State

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Lovers of classical piano can hear one of the best pianists in the state on Tuesday, April 15, as Katherine Vest is set to perform at Wallace State Community College. Vest is a junior piano performance major at Samford University and studies with Ron Shinn. She recently earned first place in…

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Deadlines Near for Entering WSCC Health Programs

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Information session for future nursing students Thursday, April 10  Hanceville, AL — The deadline for application to the nursing programs (Associate Degree and Practical) at Wallace State Community College has been extended to May 15 for entry fall semester 2014.  Students with a particular interest in nursing can attend an information session at 4 p.m.,…

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Wallace State sophomore Levi Ponder named 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Gold Scholar

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State sophomore Levi Ponder has been named a 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Gold Scholar. Ponder, a 2012 Vinemont graduate, is one of only 50 Gold Scholars among qualified candidates across 38 states, standing out among more than 1,700 applicants. The Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society administers the Coca-Cola Community College…

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Wallace State athletics roundup: Lady Lions at home this week, baseball splits four-game set with Snead State

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s defending national champion softball team plays its first home games at Bobby McCracken Stadium this week, hosting Motlow State on Tuesday and Gadsden State on Thursday. The Lady Lions, winners of six of the last seven state championships, swept a conference doubleheader from Marion Military Institute last Thursday and split a…

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Jazz Band tuning up for annual Big Band Ballroom Dance

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Jazz Band will make Friday a really good day to kick up your heels, as it hosts its annual Big Band Ballroom Dance at 7 p.m., on Friday, April 18. The dance will be held in the atrium of the Burrow Center for Fine and Performing Arts. A $15…

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