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

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical, Welding

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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Wallace State student Amie Willoughby spending week at NASA’s Langley Research Center

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State student Amie Willoughby is interacting with and learning from NASA astronauts this week at Langley Research Center in Virginia. Willoughby was one of three Wallace State students to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) five-week program this summer. Willoughby successfully stood out among her peers, earning her…

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Mini Term II registration is Wednesday, Oct. 10, classes begin Oct. 11

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Registration for Wallace State Community College’s fall semester Mini Term II classes takes place Wednesday, Oct. 10 and Thursday, Oct. 11. Classes begin Oct. 11. 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’s Kathy Buckelew selected to represent ACCS on committee

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College English Instructor Kathy Buckelew has been selected by Chancellor Jimmy Baker to represent the Alabama Community College System on the Area I and II Academic Committee — English, Literature and Fine Arts of the Articulation and General Studies Committee (AGSC). The AGSC was established nearly 25 years ago…

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WSCC welding student Jacob Humphrey among select company contending for spot at WorldSkills Competition

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State welding student Jacob Humphrey knows what it takes to be a state SkillsUSA champion. He’s now attempting to be among the top six students in the United States to qualify for the American Welding Society/SkillsUSA world competition. Since enrolling at Wallace State during the summer semester, Humphrey, has devoted a…

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