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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Wallace State’s men’s basketball team recognized by ACCS for nation’s top GPA

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball team was recognized in Montgomery on Wednesday at the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) monthly board meeting for being named the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Academic Team of the Year for men’s basketball after compiling a cumulative 3.48 GPA this past season. John Meeks’ squad is one of 27…

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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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Wallace State recognizing Adult Education and Family Literacy Week

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College is recognizing Sept. 23-29 as Adult Education and family Literacy Week. The week is held during National Literacy month, and raises public awareness about the need for and value of adult education and family literacy. The goal is to leverage resources that support access to basic education programs…

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Congressman Aderholt and the EDA Announce $2 Million for Wallace State for Job Training

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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $2 million grant to Wallace State Community College (WSCC) of Cullman, Alabama, to build a technical education center that will help workers gain new, in-demand skills. According to grantee estimates, the project is expected to create 68…

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Flourish of Cullman, Inc., volunteers assist with weekly tasks at Wallace State Community College

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Flourish of Cullman, Inc., sends weekly volunteers to Wallace State Community College to help with various tasks around the college. Those activities have recently included stuffing Wallace State Spirit Boxes, which were distributed to all students who enrolled at the college for the fall semester. Flourish’s volunteers have also assisted with activities…

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