ACT Prep Workshops offered by Wallace State Alumni Association on June 25

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students wanting to prepare for the ACT have the opportunity to take one or more ACT Preparation Workshops offered by the Wallace State Community College Alumni Association in June. Two workshops will be held on Tuesday, June 25, with students having the option to attend either one or both, depending on their…

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Nolan Warner is all smiles as he receives his certificate from Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics. Warner is from Cullman Christian School.

Wallace State Fast Track Academy, Fast Track for Industry students recognized during ceremony

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Fast Track Academy and Fast Track for Industry students were recognized during their certificate ceremony earlier this month at the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. Wallace State honored 27 Fast Track Academy graduates and 19 Fast Track for Industry graduates. Through the program, which serves eligible high school students in Blount,…

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Wallace State student selected to visit NASA in June

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — TRIO/Student Support Services Jon Elliott of Wallace State Community College has been selected to travel to NASA’s Stennis Space Center this summer to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) onsite experience. Elliott has been selected as one of 403 community college students from across the United State to be…

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Incoming Wallace State students make up inaugural F.A.M.E. class as sponsors announce selections

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Mechatronics, Electronics, Robotics Technology, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Mechatronics program recently hosted its inaugural Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education (F.A.M.E.) signing as 13 students were announced as the first group to be sponsored by local business and industry. The FAME program is a five-semester program, allowing students the opportunity to earn wages while completing an associate’s degree in…

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Mark and Abigail Long, a father-daughter pair, graduate Wallace State together

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Graduation, Headlines, Mechatronics, Electronics, Robotics Technology, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Mark and Abigail Long circled this week for nearly a year. Both father and daughter graduated together from Wallace State on Friday night as the college celebrated its 53rd commencement. Mark Long, 44, earned a degree in Mechatronics, while Abigail, 17, graduated as a product of Wallace State’s Fast Track program with…

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Jacksonville State University and Wallace State-Hanceville announce Transfer Agreement

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. —Jacksonville State University and Wallace State Community College have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop pathways for transfer from the community college to the university. “We look forward to the strengthening of a partnership that has existed between our institutions for years,” said Wallace State President Vicki Karolewics. “Such opportunities enhance the…

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Wallace State's Rotaract Club recently raised funds to donate to the college's Future Foundation for "Tame the Hunger" gift cards.

Wallace State’s Rotaract Club makes donation for “Tame the Hunger” drive

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s Rotaract Club members know what it means to “give back.” Wallace State’s Rotaract Club, the student level of the professional Rotary Club, raised $2,500 during its Valentine Caramel Apple event this semester. The Cullman Rotary Club matched Wallace State’s Rotaract funds, which allowed the two organizations to donate…

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Wallace State-Oneonta Celebrates Opening with Ribbon Cutting and Open House

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Oneonta, Ala.–Three years after opening its first facility in Oneonta, a ribbon cutting and open house were held for a new Wallace State-Oneonta Campus Center on Thursday. The new flagship facility for Wallace State’s Oneonta Center marks Wallace State’s fourth expansion in Oneonta in three years due to increasing demand. Since opening in 2016, 1,064…

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Wallace State Community College named safest campus in Alabama

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By Russell Moore  HANCEVILLE, Ala. –  Wallace State Community College in Hanceville has been named the safest college campus in Alabama, according to a study released this week. The Your Local Security study was based on U.S. Department of Education Campus Safety and Security analysis and the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report. The study looked at the main campuses of public,…

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