PTK Holds Faculty Appreciation Breakfast

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society honored instructors recently with an end-of-year Faculty Appreciation Breakfast. The event to celebrate faculty was group’s spring service project. Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society inducted approximately 180 members earlier this spring, making it the largest organization on campus. For the awards, PTK members determined categories, sought…

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Wallace State Students Receive Awards for Achievements at Annual Ceremony

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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. “We are delighted to have the opportunity to showcase these outstanding…

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Wallace State’s Talent Search students recognized during annual TRIO Day

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Talent Search students were celebrated recently at the annual TRIO Day on campus. TRIO Day is for students in 6th-9th grades from participating service area schools, many of whom are first generation potential college attenders, voluntarily participating in a wide variety of college readiness activities. The group was treated to…

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Wallace State Community College wins record 31 gold medals, 55 overall at SkillsUSA competition

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College’s students continue to shine at the state SkillsUSA competition. Wallace State recently had a record 31 first-place finishers at the event, each winning a gold medal, and the college once again collected the Highest Participation Award and Highest Membership Award. “SkillsUSA brings out the best in students. Each…

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Wallace State Dental Hygiene program pins 25 graduates

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — With bright smiles, more than two dozen young women were pinned as graduates of the Class of 2018 from the Dental Hygiene program at Wallace State Community College. In her remarks, instructor Susan Brewer complimented the graduates on the teamwork they exhibited throughout their two years in the program. “That was…

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Huntley Delivers Inspirational Story during Learning Communities Lecture

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Lawyer, author and child advocate Liz Huntley delivered an inspirational lecture during a recent visit to Wallace State Community College as part of National Community College month and the college’s Learning Communities project. Huntley shared her story, “More Than a Bird,” with the Learning Communities classes and spent additional time answering the…

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Wallace State Diagnostic Imaging graduates 27 from program

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Diagnostic Imaging program graduated 27 students from its program on Tuesday, May 1, during its pinning ceremony. For them all it was a culmination of 21 months of lessons, exams and clinical rotations as they worked to earn their degree. “One of my favorite quotes I’ve reminded…

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Accreditation of Wallace State Nursing programs affirmed through 2025

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing recently received affirmation of accreditation for both its Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) and Practical Nursing programs by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. Deborah “Pepper” Hoover, chair of the Department of Nursing, said they chose to work on the accreditation process for both…

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Wallace State Holds Ceremony for Scholarship Recipients

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Area students awarded scholarships by Wallace State Community College were recognized during a celebration of student achievement on campus recently. For the 2018-2019 academic year, Wallace State will award more than $1.2 million in Presidential, Leadership, Academic Excellence, Leadership, Health, Career Technical, Performing Arts, Athletic, Summer Honors and other scholarships in addition to…

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