Wallace State’s Nathan Hannah, Steven Ogle become 1st graduates of REHAU’s Polymer Specialist apprenticeship program

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Fast Track for Industry graduates Nathan Hannah and Steven Ogle were each honored at a ceremony at REHAU this week, recognizing the pair for becoming the first completers of the REHAU Polymer Specialist apprenticeship program. Hannah and Ogle finished the program last month and are now both employed full-time at…

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Wallace State’s Job Placement Office a new resource for students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Job Placement Office is a new resource available to Wallace State students. The Job Placement Office is located on the 9th floor of the Bailey Center in room 903 and coordinated by Jamie Blackmon, who also serves as Wallace State’s Winston County Works Director. “We want to offer assistance in…

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Wallace State students earn place on President’s and Dean’s Lists for Summer 2017 semester

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HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 181 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Summer 2017 Semester. To earn a spot on the Wallace State President’s List, students must maintain a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester while taking a course load of 12 or more hours. Placement on the…

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Wallace State Community College fall semester underway, still time to mark your new beginning

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Fall semester welcome from Dr. Vicki Karolewics: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XbxltE-guEQ HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s fall semester is underway. Incoming freshmen are enrolled in postsecondary courses for the first time, while others may be entering their final semester before graduation. No matter the step in a students’ academic journey, the fall semester is a new…

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Wallace State offering Building Construction courses, degree beginning with Fall 2017 semester

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College has added a Building Construction to its program offerings. Five Building Construction classes will be offered this fall 2017 semester, and students can pursue an associate’s degree or certificate in the new program, which falls under the umbrella of Engineering Technology. “We are excited to add this program, and I believe it will become a popular option. I want people…

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Wallace State named Innovation of the Year Award winner for Guided Pathways Model

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College has been named a 2017 Innovation of the Year Award winner for its Guided Pathways Model initiative. The award is given by the League for Innovation in the Community College. Wallace State won in the Leadership and Organization category. “We are deeply honored to have been recognized by…

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Cynthia Arrington named Wallace State’s new Adult Education Director

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Cynthia Arrington has been named Wallace State’s new Adult Education Director. Arrington, a Hanceville native, inherits the position after serving as an Adult Education instructor for Wallace State since last November. Before joining Wallace State, Arrington previously worked as an adjunct instructor at Miles College, Virginia College and UAB after retiring from…

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Wallace State biology instructor Connie Briehn participates in 2017 Mountains to Gulf expedition

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State biology instructor Connie Briehn recently had the opportunity to participate in the 2017 Mountains to Gulf: Helping Teachers Make Connections expedition, hosted by the Montgomery-based Legacy, Partners in Environmental Education. Briehn was one of 20 high school or college instructors selected across Alabama to explore the state’s watersheds and popular…

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Maci Key is the first Wallace State student to serve as a SkillsUSA National Officer delegate.

Maci Key becomes Wallace State’s first National SkillsUSA Officer; WSCC trio wins national medals

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College students made a mark recently at the 53rd annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference held in Louisville, Ky., where students compete against the very best of the best in their fields. Wallace State Machine Tool Technology student Maci Key was selected as the National SkillsUSA Secretary for…

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