Wallace State’s Genealogy Collection set to receive new additions; Community Education genealogy classes also available in fall

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s extensive Genealogy and Family and Regional History Collection will feature some new additions in the upcoming months. Wallace State’s Robert Davis, a long-time history and genealogy professor, said the college is set to receive a collection of Civil War spy reports from the Union, federal court cases dating back to…

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From The Cullman Times: CHS allows Fast Track WSCC dual enrollment for students

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Reprinted with permission by The Cullman Times By Trent Moore The Cullman Times Beginning this fall, Cullman High students will be able to fully participate in the dual-enrollment Fast Track program offered by Wallace State, which allows high-schoolers to graduate with both a diploma and associate’s degree. The city high school had previously participated in…

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From The Cullman Times: Career coach program eyeing statewide expansion

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  Reprinted with permission by The Cullman Times   By Trent Moore The Cullman Times The career coach program that aims to help educate students about training needed for real-world job opportunities is expanding — and the coaches themselves are getting a first-hand look at local industry. Career coaches from Wallace State, Calhoun Community College…

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Check out offerings through Wallace State’s Continuing Education program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Local high school and college students need not be the only ones making plans to start classes this fall. Area residents with interests in scrapbooking, cake decorating, ballroom dancing and more can get ready for educational opportunities, as well as professionals seeking certification courses or new skills to add to their resume.…

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WSCC Hosts Educators Creating 3-D Classroom Lessons for BOOST Students

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College in Hanceville recently hosted educators from other colleges participating in the BOOST (Better Occupational Outcomes with Simulation Training) EON Reality iBench training. Faculty from Wallace State-Selma and Midlands Technical College in Columbia, S.C., gathered with WSCC graphic developers and Patient Care Specialist faculty, pooling resources to create lessons…

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Wallace State Announces Plans to Open New Center in Oneonta 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College in Hanceville will soon be opening its first campus center in Oneonta, WSCC President Dr. Vicki Karolewics announced recently.  The college expects to begin classes in January 2016, subject to approval by the Alabama Community College System Board of Trustees, Alabama Commission on Higher Education, and Southern Association…

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Wallace State’s Student Support Services program to receive grant from U.S. Department of Education

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College has been selected to receive a grant from the U.S. Department of Education for its Student Support Services (SSS) program. The grant is for a total of $286,808 for the first budget period and is anticipated to be for a total of five years. “Wallace State is grateful…

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Wallace State students at the 2015 Student Leadership Institute were, from left, Caleb Downing of Hanceville, Mackenzie Baswell of Vinemont, Jade Kennedy of Empire, Chelsie Sloan of Corner, Lee Morton of Snead and Madison Shaw of Pelham. Not pictured is Devon Green of Eva.

Wallace State hosts approximately 250 Alabama community college students during Student Leadership Institute

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College hosted approximately 250 students from within the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) during the 2015 Alabama Deans of Students Student Leadership Institute, held last Thursday and Friday at the college’s newly renovated James C. Bailey Center Auditorium and the School of Nursing and Center for Science. Wallace State…

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Wallace State’s Lions’ Pride sessions underway this summer

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College is preparing for the fall 2015 semester by conducting its annual Lions’ Pride orientation sessions for new students. The college has conducted a pair of Lions’ Pride sessions this week and three overall this summer. They are being held at the School of Nursing and Center for Science…

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