Wallace State Child Development holding information session at Oneonta Center

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ONEONTA, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Child Development program will host an informational meeting on Thursday, April 12 at 4 p.m., at the Oneonta Campus Center. The Child Development program at Wallace State can be completed entirely online, but many classes within the curriculum can also be completed on the Oneonta campus. During…

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Wallace State students Kaitlyn Richards, Ryan Ratliff selected as NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State students Kaitlin Richards and Ryan Ratliff have each been selected as National Aeronautics and Space (NASA) Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS). Both Richards and Ratliff began the five-week online program on March 21. Through April 25, they’ll participate in a myriad of online activities, including completing short quizzes and discussions…

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Attorney, author Liz Huntley to speak at Wallace State Community College on April 10

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College will welcome attorney, child advocate and author Liz Huntley to campus on Tuesday, April 10, at 9:30 a.m. during a Learning Communities event. Huntley’s upcoming visit is sponsored by the English Department, the Sigma Kappa Delta English Honor Society and Wallace State’s Learning Communities and open to the…

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Wallace State’s Dana Adams named recipient of inaugural AACC’s Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty award

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State math instructor Dana Adams has been named a recipient of the inaugural Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty award, as presented by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC). Adams is one of only 50 community college instructors across the United States to earn the designation. “It’s a huge honor to…

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Wallace State’s English, math honor societies induct new members

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HANCEVILLE, AL — The Wallace State chapters of Mu Alpha Theta and Sigma Kappa Delta recognized new members during a March 1 Induction Ceremony in the Bailey Center Auditorium. Mu Alpha Theta is the mathematics honor society for community colleges. The organization provides members with various avenues to showcase their mathematical knowledge and talents, while…

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Wallace State’s Dianne Wood named Student of the Year by Alabama Chapter of American Culinary Federation

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Dianne Wood was ready to pursue a passion. After two decades of juggling different jobs and being laid off in one industry, Wood decided to enroll in Wallace State’s Academy of Culinary Arts at 45 years old. She’s flourished ever since and was recently named the Student of the Year by the…

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Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finishes 7th nationally at NAQT Community College Championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finished among the top colleges in the nation over the weekend, finishing seventh overall at the 2018 National Academic Quiz Tournaments’ Community College Championship held in Rosemont, Ill. Wallace State’s national tournament team consisted of Zakk Waddell, Ross Wallace, Paul Knetter, Caleb Still and Brett Hogan. They…

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Mini Term II registration is Friday, March 2, classes begin March 5

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Registration for Wallace State Community College’s spring semester Mini Term II classes takes place Friday, March 2 and Monday, March 5. Classes begin March 5. Wallace State has a variety of options, including online courses, for students to register for during the second mini term. Mini Term II classes are eight-week courses…

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Wallace State recognizes incoming students during 3rd annual Career and Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Noah Henderson can’t wait to begin his collegiate career in Wallace State’s Engineering Technology program after he graduates high school. Meanwhile, Quenton Karlberg, 58, is impressed with the diverse set of students he sees in Wallace State’s HVAC/Refrigeration program. Both Henderson and Karlberg attended and participated in Wallace State’s recent 3rd annual…

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