Wallace State recognizing Adult Education and Family Literacy Week

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College is recognizing Sept. 23-29 as Adult Education and family Literacy Week. The week is held during National Literacy month, and raises public awareness about the need for and value of adult education and family literacy. The goal is to leverage resources that support access to basic education programs…

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Congressman Aderholt and the EDA Announce $2 Million for Wallace State for Job Training

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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $2 million grant to Wallace State Community College (WSCC) of Cullman, Alabama, to build a technical education center that will help workers gain new, in-demand skills. According to grantee estimates, the project is expected to create 68…

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

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  HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 263 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Summer 2018 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.…

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Wallace State Nursing Grad Now Naval Lieutenant Commander (LCDR) and Member of U.S. President’s Medical Team

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–U.S. Navy Lieutenant Commander Christopher Lynn, RN, BSN, MBA, CCRN, CEN, has a lot of initials behind his name that help to tell his remarkable story and how he came to be serving on the medical team to the President of the United States. In many ways, this story begins with the first set…

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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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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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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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