The Evelyn Burrow Museum welcomes sculptors to “Rendezvous” exhibition

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The work of more than dozen artists — including that of world-renowned sculptor Frank Fleming — will be joined together soon at The Evelyn Burrow Museum in an exhibit fittingly called “Rendezvous.” The 2016 Burrow Sculptors Invitational is the third installment of the annual summer event that shines a spotlight on the…

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Talent Search program receives $415,000 grant to help area students

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — A program that helps students who may not normally think they could attend college do just that has been extended at Wallace State Community College thanks to a federal grant. WSCC has been awarded $415,920 to continue funding for its Talent Search program during 2016-2107. The grant is expected to be extended for…

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July 20 meeting offers information about short-term health courses

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education program will host an informational meeting on Wednesday, July 20, for anyone interested in learning about short-term health courses. These non-credit courses can be completed in 10 weeks or less and provide instruction in a number of entry-level healthcare professions. The meeting will be held at…

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Train to be a phlebotomist in only 7 weeks

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Information Session on Wednesday, July 20   HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Continuing Education department is now accepting students for its seven-week phlebotomy course. Classes will begin on Aug. 9. The phlebotomy course offered through the Continuing Education department trains individuals to collect blood samples properly and interact with healthcare personnel, and…

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Wallace State students at the 2016 Alabama Deans of Students SLI were, from left, Jessica Vice of Blountsville, Nicholas Parrott of Vinemont, Callie Allen of Cullman and Jasmine Zavala of Cleveland.

Wallace State students attend 2016 Student Leadership Institute at 4-H Center

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COLUMBIANA, ALA. – Wallace State students Nicholas Parrott, Jessica Vice, Jasmine Zavala and Callie Allen represented the college this week at the Student Leadership Institute (SLI) hosted by the Alabama Community College System at the Alabama 4-H Center in Columbiana. The theme of this year’s event, which wrapped up Friday morning, was “Fully Charged,” allowing…

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Johnston combines education, legal experience as new chair of WSCC Paralegal program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Emily Neizer Johnston has come full circle in her new role as department chair for the Paralegal/Legal Assistant program at Wallace State Community College. The Cullman native earned a degree in secondary education before going on to earn her law degree and practicing in a few firms, including her own. Now she’s…

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Wallace State’s Lions’ Pride sessions underway this summer

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College is preparing for the fall 2016 semester by conducting its annual Lions’ Pride orientation sessions for new students. The college has hosted a pair of Lions’ Pride sessions this summer in Hanceville and three more opportunities (Thursday, July 25 and July 27) remain for students to attend before…

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Complete painting in one-day art classes through Wallace State program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Anyone seeking a creative outlet can find it during any of three upcoming art classes offered by the Wallace State Community College Continuing Education department, and they will walk away with a completed painting. A series of art classes taught by local artist Laura Walker offers lessons in various painting techniques, with…

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