Wallace State’s Genealogy Collection set to receive new additions; Community Education genealogy classes also available in fall

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s extensive Genealogy and Family and Regional History Collection will feature some new additions in the upcoming months. Wallace State’s Robert Davis, a long-time history and genealogy professor, said the college is set to receive a collection of Civil War spy reports from the Union, federal court cases dating back to…

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Wallace State Continuing Education Offers Instant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Back by popular demand at Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education program will host a one-day workshop entitled “Instant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People.” This 3-hour workshop will be Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, from 6 to 9 p.m., at the WSCC campus. The workshop is intended for ages 15 and up. To…

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From The Cullman Times: CHS allows Fast Track WSCC dual enrollment for students

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Reprinted with permission by The Cullman Times By Trent Moore The Cullman Times Beginning this fall, Cullman High students will be able to fully participate in the dual-enrollment Fast Track program offered by Wallace State, which allows high-schoolers to graduate with both a diploma and associate’s degree. The city high school had previously participated in…

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From The Cullman Times: Career coach program eyeing statewide expansion

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  Reprinted with permission by The Cullman Times   By Trent Moore The Cullman Times The career coach program that aims to help educate students about training needed for real-world job opportunities is expanding — and the coaches themselves are getting a first-hand look at local industry. Career coaches from Wallace State, Calhoun Community College…

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Check out offerings through Wallace State’s Continuing Education program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Local high school and college students need not be the only ones making plans to start classes this fall. Area residents with interests in scrapbooking, cake decorating, ballroom dancing and more can get ready for educational opportunities, as well as professionals seeking certification courses or new skills to add to their resume.…

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Wallace State set to host 1st disc golf tournament for local sanctioned clubs 

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Cullman’s Disc Golf club is set to host the first sanctioned tournament at Wallace State Community College’s disc golf course this weekend. Ninety competitors are registered for the event, which begins Saturday at 8:30 a.m. The field features Professional Disc Golf Association (PDGA) pros and amateurs from the Cullman, Birmingham, Jasper and…

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WSCC Hosts Educators Creating 3-D Classroom Lessons for BOOST Students

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College in Hanceville recently hosted educators from other colleges participating in the BOOST (Better Occupational Outcomes with Simulation Training) EON Reality iBench training. Faculty from Wallace State-Selma and Midlands Technical College in Columbia, S.C., gathered with WSCC graphic developers and Patient Care Specialist faculty, pooling resources to create lessons…

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Wallace State Announces Plans to Open New Center in Oneonta 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College in Hanceville will soon be opening its first campus center in Oneonta, WSCC President Dr. Vicki Karolewics announced recently.  The college expects to begin classes in January 2016, subject to approval by the Alabama Community College System Board of Trustees, Alabama Commission on Higher Education, and Southern Association…

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Wallace State’s Student Support Services program to receive grant from U.S. Department of Education

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College has been selected to receive a grant from the U.S. Department of Education for its Student Support Services (SSS) program. The grant is for a total of $286,808 for the first budget period and is anticipated to be for a total of five years. “Wallace State is grateful…

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