Wallace State’s Talent Search program conducts annual TRIO Day celebration

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  –  Wallace State Community College recently recognized area students from the 6th-9th grades during its Talent Search TRIO Day, capping another year with a celebration day at the college. Talent Search participants who attended TRIO Day at Wallace State included high school freshmen from Cold Springs, Good Hope, Hanceville, Brewer, Falkville, Brindlee Mountain…

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Wallace State softball’s Rachel Ragland named NJCAA 1st-team All-American

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  –  Rachel Ragland is the latest Wallace State softball player to earn recognition as a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) first-team All-American. Ragland was selected as an NJCAA All-American on Wednesday, becoming the sixth Lady Lion to collect first-team honors since 2009. Ragland, who was also named the 2015 Alabama Community College…

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Wallace State Students Named to President’s and Dean’s Lists for Spring 2015 Semester

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville congratulates the 703 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the 2015 Spring Semester. To earn a spot on the Wallace State President’s List, students must maintain a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester while taking a course load of 12 or more hours. Placement on…

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Wallace State trains important background workers in medical field

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — If you were to describe clinical laboratory technicians in theatrical terms, you might refer to them as the background actors of the medical field.  They play an important role, the public rarely sees them, but the quality of care wouldn’t be the same without them. Wallace State’s Clinical Laboratory Technician (CLT) programs…

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Medical Assistant Program at Wallace State Accepting Applications

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — When you have an appointment at your doctor’s office, before you ever see the doctor, you first see his medical assistant. The medical assistant registers you, puts information into the computer system, and prepares the record. Then they take your vital statistics (weight, heart rate, blood pressure, etc.,), notes any changes in…

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Golfer Sylas Elliott, softball’s Rachel Ragland among Wallace State athletes to garner postseason recognition

in Athletics, Baseball, Golf, Headlines, Softball, Volleyball, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA.  –  Wallace State freshman golfer Sylas Elliott highlights a slew of athletes who have recently garnered individual awards at the college. Elliott was named a second-team National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I All-American by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) after finishing tied for 10th in the nation last week…

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Wallace State Engineering Technology Department builds facility model for Topre American Corporation in Cullman

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  –  Select Wallace State Engineering Technology students completed a demanding and gratifying project during the spring semester, constructing a model of the Topre America Corporation building in Cullman for the Japanese-based company to display in their lobby. Topre America representatives approached Wallace State earlier in the year about building a full-scale model of…

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Wallace State Presented Chamber’s Community Improvement Award for Best New Construction

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CULLMAN, ALA. — At the Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Tourism and Community Improvement Awards Breakfast, Wallace State Community College was presented the Community Improvement Award for Best New Construction in recognition of Wallace State’s new School of Nursing and Center for Science. Kristen Holmes Director, WSCC Communications & Marketing, and Administrator, The Evelyn…

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