Wallace State cross country teams begin 2018 season today in Oxford

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Wallace State’s cross country teams open the season today in the Jacksonville State Strut’s Opener at Oxford’s Choccolocco Park. The Lions are competing in their second fall season since the program was reintroduced last season. “We’ve assembled a good group. Both teams love to compete and push each other. You can feel the competitiveness at…

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No. 16 Wallace State volleyball opens season with four victories in South Carolina

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s 16th-ranked volleyball team is off to a resounding start. The Lions (4-0) won all four of their matches over the weekend at the season-opening Spartanburg Methodist Invitational. They defeated Spartanburg (25-14, 25-18, 25-17), Walters State (25-12, 25-16, 25-16), St. John’s River State College (25-16, 23-25, 25-22, 17-25, 15-12) and Bryant…

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Lance Self, founder and CEO of Zero RPM, named 2018 Wallace State Most Outstanding Alumni

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Lance Self, founder and CEO of Cullman-based Zero RPM, has earned the 2018 Most Outstanding Wallace State Alumni award. Self was recognized as the recipient at Wallace State’s annual Convocation this month. “I was obviously surprised when I received the email I was going to be named the Outstanding Alum. I’ve never…

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No. 16 Wallace State volleyball, the nine-time defending ACCC champion, opens 2018 season on Friday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State volleyball has been the premier team in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) for the past decade, winning nine consecutive league tournament titles. The 16th-ranked Lions begin the chapter for a 10th straight championship on Friday, opening the 2018 season at Spartanburg Methodist (S.C.). “Each season we have different individuals…

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Aug. 30 Block party to kick off fall semester

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students, faculty, staff and guests at Wallace State Community College will be entertained by the band Blue Water Highway on Thursday, Aug. 30 as the college celebrates the beginning of the Fall 2018 semester. The Learning Communities committee has arranged for the Texas-based band to play during a Learning Communities Kickoff Block…

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Wallace State employees treated to keynote speaker Brittany Wagner, formerly of Netflix’s “Last Chance U,” during Fall Convocation

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s employees officially kicked off the beginning of the 2018-19 academic year last week at the college’s annual Convocation, welcoming Brittany Wagner as the keynote speaker. Wagner earned worldwide fame as an academic counselor at East Mississippi Community College through the popular Netflix series “Last Chance U.” Wagner was heavily featured…

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Dozens graduate WSCC Nursing program; applications for Spring 2019 being accepted

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — More than 70 students from the Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education recently took the Nightingale Pledge during the pinning ceremony for the August 2018 Associate Degree Nursing graduates. The ceremony marks the end of their education and Wallace State and the beginning of their careers and/or further education.…

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Wallace State volleyball ranked 16th in NJCAA Division I preseason poll

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s volleyball team is ranked 16th in the NJCAA Division I preseason poll, released earlier this week. The Lions are recognized in the Top 20 preseason ranking for the eighth time in 10 years and will seek their 10th consecutive conference championship this season under coach Randy Daniel. Returning Wallace State…

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Wallace State Community College fall semester underway; students can register through Aug. 21

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Fall semester welcome from Dean of Students Dr. Ryan Smith: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCC58s57Khk HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s fall semester is underway and there’s still time to enroll in classes! Late registration continues through Tuesday, Aug. 21. Andrew Lee decided to attend Wallace State last fall after making visits to campus with his basketball team…

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