Wallace State CLT students celebrate Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students in Wallace State Community College’s Clinical Laboratory Technician program recently celebrated Medical Laboratory Professionals Week. As part of the celebration, the students competed to see who had the steadiest hand and best eye for accuracy, who could best spell the medical terms associated with their field and if they could recognize…

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Signing letters of intent to join the Salon and Spa Management program were Shayla Denney, front row, center, and Leslie Pecina, both of Fairview High. Also sitting is Salon and Spa Management Instructor Tracy Smith. Pictured on the back row are, from left, Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics, Wallace State Dean of Applied Technologies Jimmy Hodges and Wallace State Vice President Dr. Tomesa Smith.

Wallace State’s Applied Technologies Division hosts inaugural Signing Day

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Dean of Applied Technologies Jimmy Hodges could sense the excitement in the room during the Technical Division’s inaugural Letter of Intent Signing Day on Tuesday. “It’s a time to celebrate our career and technical programs, and there was a lot of energy here during these signings. A lot of times…

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Dr. Doug Phillips of “Discovering Alabama” visits Wallace State for Earth Day festivities

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Dr. Doug Phillips, host of “Discovering Alabama” on Alabama Public Television, recently visited Wallace State for Earth Day activities. Phillips’s appearance on campus attracted a mixture of Wallace State students and community members, filling three classrooms at the Wallace State School of Nursing and Center for Science Building. The presentation was simulcast…

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Pictured at the 2016 All-Alabama Academic Team banquet are, from left, Wallace State Vice President Dr. Tomesa Smith, Wallace State students John-Anthony Jimenez and Callie Allen and Alabama Community College System Chancellor Dr. Mark Heinrich.

Wallace State students John-Anthony Jimenez, Callie Allen recognized at 2016 All-Alabama Academic Team banquet

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State students John-Anthony Jimenez and Callie Allen were recognized recently at the All-Alabama Academic Team Scholars banquet held at the Marriott Renaissance Hotel in Montgomery. The All-Alabama Academic Team program started in 1995, honoring some of the most distinguished academic scholars and leaders within the Alabama Community College System (ACCS). The…

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City of Oneonta presents resolution honoring Wallace State Community College

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ONEONTA, ALA. –  In celebration of Wallace State Community College’s 50th Anniversary and April as Community College Month, the Mayor of Oneonta, Ross Norris, signed a resolution honoring Wallace State. Classes will be offered in Oneonta beginning May 26 at a temporary site located at 728 2nd Ave. E., until a permanent facility is built.…

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Wallace State to welcome Harper Lee biographer Charles J. Shields to campus on April 19-20

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Charles J. Shields, the author of the Harper Lee biography “Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee,” will speak at Wallace State Community College on Tuesday, April 19 and Wednesday, April 20 at 9:30 a.m. each day at the Burrow Center Recital Hall. The events are free and open to the public. Shields’s…

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Dr. Doug Phillips, host of “Discovering Alabama,” to speak at Wallace State on April 21 for Earth Day

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Dr. Doug Phillips, host of “Discovering Alabama,” will serve as Wallace State’s guest speaker for Earth Day on Thursday, April 21 at 11:30 a.m., in room 219 of the School of Nursing and Center for Science. Phillips is widely known for his adventurous travels in Alabama’s wildlands as host of the Emmy-honored…

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Wallace State’s Student Support Services group visits Chattanooga, Tenn., as part of annual Educational Excursion

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s TRIO/Student Support Services students recently visited Chattanooga, Tenn., as part of its annual spring Educational Excursion. Over the two-day, guided trip, the group visited the Tennessee Aquarium, the Battles of Chattanooga Electric Map and Museum at the top of Lookout Mountain, Rock City, the Pont Park Visitor Center and the…

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