Wallace State’s Kelley Jones earns 2014 Outstanding Leadership Award from Adult Education Directors Association

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Adult Education Director Kelley Jones has earned the 2014 Outstanding Leadership Award from the Adult Education Directors Association. The annual Outstanding Leadership Award recognizes the director most respected by his/her peers for maintaining and nurturing relationships within the Adult Education Program. The recipient exemplifies a pattern of excellence and productivity…

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CDL, health, defensive driving, genealogy classes and more offered at WSCC

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education program is offering a number of opportunities for persons seeking additional certification, a new career or new skills. For persons looking to fill many of the jobs open for drivers, CDL classes are offered during the day as well as a new weekend/evening option that lets…

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Registration under way for fall semester at WSCC

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Priority registration is currently under way for students at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., with open registration set to begin on July 21. This fall, Wallace State is offering two brand new program options. The Patient Care Specialist program was designed to create a high quality entry point into the…

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GED graduates prepared for new beginnings after commencement at Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE, AL – Stanley Crawford considered Thursday night’s GED (general education development) graduation ceremonies at Wallace State Community College a new beginning. “I have a new lease on life,” said the 53-year-old Crawford, who moved to Hanceville from Texas nearly two years ago. “Earning this degree means so much. From here on out, it’s out…

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Continuing Education courses offer opportunities for new careers, advancement, certification and discovery

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Anyone wishing to look into a new career, needs to update their certifications, wants to advance in their current career or who wishes to learn a new skill or learn about themselves can find help through Continuing Education classes at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville. The most recent roster of classes…

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Wallace State’s Adult Education program to offer free English, math prep courses beginning in January 2014

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s Adult Education Department is adding a college preparation course for the Spring 2014 semester. Classes start in January and are designed to help students prepare for enrolling in English 101 and Math 100. The courses are free and can be taken any semester prior to enrollment into college-level English or math.…

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Travel to China with Wallace State; informational meeting set for Oct. 8

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Since 2006, Wallace State Community College has offered area residents the opportunity to travel abroad to learn about other cultures, visit famous landmarks and see sites that many only see in picture books. In 2014, the program will embark on a 9-day educational tour to China, exploring the Summer Palace in Beijing,…

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Billy Pezzeca at the 2013 Adult Education Summer Conference

Wallace State Adult Education graduate Billy Pezzeca Earns Pete Turnham Scholarship

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Adult Education graduate Billy Pezzeca of Arab is a recipient of the Pete Turnham Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually by the Alabama Association for Public and Continuing Adult Education (ALAPCAE) and is named in honor of Turnham,…

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