In session: State appellate court comes to WSCC

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Special to Wallace State website. Reprinted with permission by The Cullman Times.   By Tiffeny Owens | Posted: Thursday, April 16, 2015 5:45 am HANCEVILLE — High school seniors and college students packed the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre at Wallace State Community College Wednesday to get a rare glimpse of appellate law in action. The…

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Wallace State’s Industrial Electronics Department adds new mechatronics systems training equipment

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Industrial Electronics student Alan Andrews is on the verge of graduation, yet is somewhat jealous incoming students now have the opportunity to learn from the new mechatronics system added to the department last month. “It’s impressive. I would almost come back and take another course after I graduate just to…

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Wallace State Ag Dept. head starting program geared toward backyard farming

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Special to the Wallace State website. Reprinted with permission from The Cullman Times. By Loretta Gillespie CORRESPONDENT | Posted: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 1:15 pm  Anthony Hilliard heads the Horticulture department at Wallace State Community College. He loves his job, loves the campus and is excited about what’s coming up for his department. As jobs…

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Cullman County schools, WSCC team for ‘Fast Track for Industry’

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Special to Wallace State website. Reprinted with permission from The Cullman Times. By Trent Moore | Posted: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 5:30 am  In this Times March 2015 file photo, Cullman County Schools superintendent Dr. Craig Ross is seen during a meeting at Good Hope Schools. On the heels of the long-running Fast Track academic…

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Former NFL tight end, “The Amazing Race” contestant Marcus Pollard, an Alabama native, to speak at Wallace State during Arts in April festivities

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Former NFL tight end and “The Amazing Race” contestant Marcus Pollard is coming to Wallace State Community College as part of its annual Arts in April festivities. Pollard, who played for four teams over 14 NFL seasons and is second in Indianapolis Colts history for receiving yards and touchdowns by a tight…

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Wallace State hosts approximately 300 high school students during SkillsUSA Northeast District competition

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College recently hosted the SkillsUSA Northeast District finals for high school students at various campus departments. Students competed in projects at Wallace State’s Automotive Service Technology, Cosmetology, Diesel Technology, Electronics Technology, Engineering Technology and Welding Departments. Carpentry and Cabinetmaking competitions were conducted at Wallace State’s Agricultural Production/Horticulture Department. Awards…

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Wallace State student Jeffrey Dingler earns scholarship from 2015 New York State Summer Writers Institute

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. –Wallace State student Jeffrey Dingler has been selected to receive a scholarship from the prestigious 2015 New York State Summer Writers Institute. Dingler, a liberal arts major from Morris, was chosen among elite company. He is one of only 51 students across the United States to earn the scholarship and the lone community…

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After non-traditional route, Edison Pearce become 1st Wallace State student selected to present at Sigma Tau Delta Convention

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College student Edison Pearce wanted to make Shakespeare a little more modern. His intentions definitely paid off. Pearce, a member of Wallace State’s Sigma Kappa Delta English Honor Society, has been invited to participate in the 2015 Sigma Tau Delta Convention in Albuquerque, N.M., on March 18-21, where he…

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