Wallace State IT Director Kirk Nugent earns CGEIT credentials

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Kirk Nugent, Wallace State’s new Director of Information Technology, has earned the status of Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT). Nugent joined Wallace State earlier this semester. The CGEIT certification is administered by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) and recognizes professionals for their knowledge and application of…

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Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finishes 5th at season-opening tournament, competes in Enterprise on Friday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team has a brand new roster, yet is producing the same impressive results. Wallace State recently finished fifth at the Alabama College Bowl League (ACBL) Gulf Coast Kickoff Tournament in Bay Minette, racking up 274.44 total points. Billy Ellis, a West Point High grad, finished fourth individually, earning…

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Wallace State Holds Groundbreaking for New Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship

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HANCEVILLE, AL—Wallace State Community College held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new $7.7 million Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship on Friday. The new facility will be located on the north end of campus behind the School of Nursing and Center for Science. “This groundbreaking today is a sign of more groundbreakings to come from new industry…

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Transfer fair helps Wallace State students make future plans

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students at Wallace State Community College got the chance to quiz representatives from more than 20 universities about transferring to their institutions at a Transfer Fair held in the lobby of the James C. Bailey Center on Thursday, Nov. 8. Students like Jessica Bautista and To Tran were making the…

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WALLACE STATE MEDIA ADVISORY – Groundbreaking Friday for Wallace State Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship

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HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College will break ground on a new Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship on Friday, November 9, 2018, at 11 a.m. behind the School of Nursing and Center for Science on the north end of the campus in Hanceville. Wallace State estimates the Center will create approximately 98 new jobs and…

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Spain Park High wins BEST Award for 3rd straight year at WSCC, Good Hope Middle and Marshall Technical Academy also advance

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Spain Park High School prevailed at the North Alabama BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) Robotics competition for the third consecutive year at Wallace State Community College last week, earning the 2018 BEST Award. Spain Park has now won in all three of its appearances at Wallace State. Besides the overall BEST…

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UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour visiting Wallace State on Nov. 14

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour® program is visiting Wallace State on Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in Student Center parking lot loop. UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour uses a high-tech simulator, impact video, and a number of other resources to educate the public about the dangers of texting while driving and…

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Wallace State Community College recognizes Phi Theta Kappa fall inductees

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently welcomed new members during its annual fall induction ceremony. Phi Theta Kappa is the college’s honor society, and Wallace State students are eligible for consideration if they maintain a 3.5 GPA for 12 or more credit hours the previous semester. Wallace State’s Alpha Chi…

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