School of Nursing at Wallace State Community College named NLN Center of Excellence in Nursing Education

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College is celebrating a grand achievement with the notification that its Department of Nursing Education (DNE) has earned the National League for Nursing’s (NLN) prestigious designation as a Center of Excellence (COE) in Nursing EducationTM for 2016-2020. Schools of nursing apply for COE status based on demonstrated and sustained excellence…

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Wallace State’s “Winston County Works!” project hosting Open House on Aug. 3

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College is hosting a “Winston County Works” project Open House on Wednesday, Aug. 3, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Winston County Technical Center in Double Springs. Alabama Governor Robert Bentley and local and state legislators are expected to attend the event. The Winston County Works project was established…

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Wallace State graduate Rob Glenn, left, with Dr. Ben Carson earlier this year.

WSCC graduate Rob Glenn’s 2016 has included flying Dr. Ben Carson during Presidential run, being named Jet-Pep’s chief pilot

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Rob Glenn’s thoughts on flying Dr. Ben Carson and his admiration for WSCC’s Flight Technology program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pj1IXIgJekA HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Earlier this year, Wallace State Flight Technology graduate and instructor Rob Glenn spent a grand total of five nights at his Hayden home between January and February. Why was he away from home for so…

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Veterans come to aid of fellow Marine

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Published with permission by The Cullman Times   By David Palmer The Cullman Times Trent Winstead served his country in perhaps the world’s most dangerous location, Afghanistan. As a lance corporal in the Marine Corps, the Cullman County native served three and a half years of active duty. He returned home and took a medical…

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Wallace State Continuing Education revamps Lifelong Learning program for area senior citizens

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Continuing Education department at Wallace State Community College is revamping its Lifelong Learning program for area residents ages 50 and over, offering a new membership plan that grants participants access to all of the programs and courses presented each semester. Rather than paying for each service or course, the members…

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Images of Australia on display at The Evelyn Burrow Museum 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dozens of photographs by Australian photographer Anatole Zurrer are on display at The Evelyn Burrow Museum on the campus of Wallace State Community College. Based out of Sydney, Australia, Zurrer’s photography celebrates everything that is Australia, from photos of the Australian outback to city scenes, landmarks and everything in between. He is…

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Wallace State student helps provide life-saving CPR

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — This week a Wallace State Community College nursing student was able to check in on his first “patient” when he and a fellow good Samaritan met with the gentleman for whom they performed live-saving CPR. Mason Jones of Cullman is in his second semester of the Wallace State Nursing program and…

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Wallace State anglers Ryan Shields, Chayse Freeman fishing in this week’s Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State anglers Ryan Shields and Chayse Freeman have circled this week on their calendars since February. Shields and Freeman are in Campbellsville, Ky., preparing for the 2016 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship. They’ll practice through Wednesday on Green River Lake and begin competing for a national championship on Thursday. “It…

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