Wallace State Community College to offer Logistics short-term training as Barry May of ACCS visits campus

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –Wallace State Community College welcomed Barry May, the Executive Director of Workforce and Economic Development for the Alabama Community College System, to campus on Thursday morning during the Cullman Chamber of Commerce’s Biscuits and Business outing. May discussed the manufacturing jobs and opportunities available in Alabama and the prospective outlook for the industry,…

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Wallace State Community College Named One of 150 Top US Community Colleges Eligible to Compete for $1 Million Dollar Aspen Prize

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Alabama’s Wallace State Community College, with campuses in Hanceville and Oneonta, was named today one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance in America’s community colleges. Wallace State Community College was selected from a…

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Author/athlete Tricia Downing delivers inspirational message during Common Read presentation

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Author Tricia Downing delivered an inspiring presentation at Wallace State Community College recently as she was welcomed to campus in conjunction with the annual Common Read initiative. Downing was an avid cyclist, competing in prestigious events across the U.S., when her life was altered in 2000. She was hit by a motorist…

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Registration for Wallace State’s fall Mini Term II is Oct. 11, classes begin Thursday, Oct. 12

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s fall semester Mini Term II registration takes place Wednesday, Oct. 11 and classes begin Thursday, Oct. 12. Wallace State has multiple options, including online courses, that students can register for during the second mini term. Mini Term II classes are eight-week courses and conclude Dec. 13. Mini Term…

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Lost history found at Wallace State through research collection under Robert Davis’ guidance

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  The family and local history research collection in the library of Wallace State Community College in Hanceville draws questions and researchers from far and near. It has received national recognition from the National Archives of the United States, the Church of Latter-Day Saints, and the American Association for State and Local History…

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Wallace State to welcome Common Read author Tricia Downing to campus on Oct. 4

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College will welcome author Tricia Downing to campus on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 9:30 a.m. at the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre in the Student Center. Downing’s memoir, “Cycle of Hope: A Journey from Paralysis to Possibility,” is currently serving as Wallace State’s selection for its annual Common Read initiative.…

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Wallace State conducts “See You at the Pole” event at both campuses

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Campus Ministries invited students and employees to congregate at the college’s flag pole on Wednesday in observance of “See You at the Pole” day, a national day of prayer and devotion across the nation. The same opportunity was offered at the Wallace State-Oneonta campus. Jay Terry, a sophomore nursing student,…

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Wallace State’s Nathan Hannah, Steven Ogle become 1st graduates of REHAU’s Polymer Specialist apprenticeship program

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Fast Track for Industry graduates Nathan Hannah and Steven Ogle were each honored at a ceremony at REHAU this week, recognizing the pair for becoming the first completers of the REHAU Polymer Specialist apprenticeship program. Hannah and Ogle finished the program last month and are now both employed full-time at…

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Wallace State’s Job Placement Office a new resource for students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Job Placement Office is a new resource available to Wallace State students. The Job Placement Office is located on the 9th floor of the Bailey Center in room 903 and coordinated by Jamie Blackmon, who also serves as Wallace State’s Winston County Works Director. “We want to offer assistance in…

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