Willoughby named 2nd-team PING All-American; WSCC baseball, softball & tennis postseason updates

in Athletics, Baseball, Golf, Headlines, Men's Golf, Men's Tennis, Softball, Women's Golf

Wallace State freshman golfer Chip Willoughby was named a 2nd-team PING All-American by the Golf Coaches Association of American on Monday prior to the Lions teeing off Tuesday for the first round of the NJCAA Division I National Championship in Garden City, Kan. Prior to the event, Willoughby and fellow Wallace State golfer Brandon LaCasse…

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Run raises almost $7,000 for Connor Strickland Memorial Scholarship

in Alumni, Headlines, Health, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — More than 120 runners ran through clouds of colored powder during the Connor Strickland Memorial Color Run 5K and Fun Run held recently at Wallace State Community College, helping to raise almost $7,000 for the John Connor Strickland Memorial Scholarship Fund. “I was amazed and very grateful,” said Jill Strickland, Connor’s mother,…

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Wallace State’s students flourish yet again at state SkillsUSA competition

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, Graduation, Headlines, Student Activities, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College has produced a new batch of SkillsUSA award winners. Nine students recently earned gold medals at the state competition in Birmingham, and Wallace State once again earn the Highest Participation Award. “SkillsUSA gives our students a platform to show their skills and at Wallace State we have skills.…

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Wallace State Awards more than $1.2 Million in Scholarships 

in Academic, Athletics, Fine and Performing Arts, Graduation, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Area students awarded scholarships by Wallace State Community College in Hanceville were recognized during a ceremony on campus recently. “We want to express our gratitude to you for choosing Wallace State,” said Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics. “You’re so great you could go anywhere and we’re just humble that you chose to begin your…

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Wallace State Students Receive Awards for Achievements at Annual Ceremony

in Academic, Graduation

HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Students at Wallace State Community College were recognized for their achievements at the college’s recent Awards Night Ceremony, held on the campus in Hanceville.  Awards for campus leadership, scholastic achievement, transfer scholarships, and division honors were among those presented at the ceremony. “Wallace State has an outstanding reputation and it is because of two…

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Nicholas Parrott Receives 2017 Dr. Andrew V. Stevenson Merit Scholarship From Kappa Beta Delta

in Academic, Headlines

Kappa Beta Delta International Honor Society proudly announces that Nicholas Parrott, Wallace State Community College, Hanceville, Alabama, has received the 2017 Dr. Andrew V. Stevenson Merit Scholarship. Overland Park, Kansas, 1, May, 2017 — Nicholas Parrott, Wallace State Community College, Hanceville, Alabama, has received the 2017 Dr. Andrew V. Stevenson Merit Scholarship in the amount…

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WALLACE STATE CELEBRATES COMMENCEMENT FOR CLASS OF 2017

in Graduation, Headlines

Graduate James Stephens Receives a Standing Ovation (see his story below); Kenya Relief Founder Steve James Recognized   HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville and President Vicki Karolewics celebrated the college’s 51st anniversary commencement at Tom Drake Coliseum Friday.  More than 500 students participated in the ceremony while nearly 1,300 earned degrees or certificates this…

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