Tickets on sale for Little Black Dress Charity Bash 2016; Proceeds support scholarships for women at WSCC

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Alumni Association is now selling tickets for its annual Little Black Dress Charity Bash. The 2016 event is moving to a new venue and will include a new shopping area with local vendors as well as door prizes for guests attending the event. The Little Black Dress Charity Bash…

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Wallace State’s 2015 Chancellor’s Award recipients recognized at ACCA Conference banquet

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Four Wallace State Community College employees were recently recognized as Chancellor’s Award recipients at the 2015 Alabama Community College Association (ACCA) Conference luncheon in Birmingham. Wallace State’s nominees were Jennifer Hill, Jim Malone, Sally Warren and Kim Kahler. Hill is Wallace State’s Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management and was the Director/Administrative Staff nominee…

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Wallace State Community College striving to serve veterans through special luncheons, upcoming Veterans Corner

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – “Wallace State is a special campus to me because it does have such a large base of support for veterans,” said Marcus O’Hair, who has been enrolled in Wallace State Community College’s Machine Tool Technology program since 2014 after serving a stint in the Marines. Wallace State was recently designated as a Military Friendly…

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Wallace State Community College (Hanceville, Ala.) Named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala. has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds, and publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM Jobs and Military Spouse. Now in its seventh year, the original, premier Military Friendly® Schools designation provides service members and their families with transparent,…

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Students who received scholarships from the Wallace State Future Foundation helped served the supporters who attended the meeting, each dressed in a T-shirt featuring “You Make My Dreams Come True” on the back.

More than $200,000 received for WSCC Future Foundation Scholarships

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Hundreds of Wallace State Future Foundation supporters helped make dreams come true Wednesday for multiple Wallace State Community College students by raising around $215,000 for scholarships at the 11th annual Student Investment Luncheon and Auction held at Tom Drake Coliseum. Supporters enjoyed a catered lunch served to them by thankful students who are…

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WSCC Alumni Association plans trips for 2016; $100 discount on Costa Rica trip through Oct. 23

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Alumni Association is planning a number of trips to popular tourist destinations in the United States and abroad. Traveling as a group, the trips offer competitive rates and prospects for building lifelong friendships and memories. Upcoming trips include a one-day visit to Atlanta to see “Bodies: The…

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Wallace State Future Foundation plans 11th Student Investment Luncheon

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Supporters of Wallace State Community College are invited to attend the 11th annual Student Investment Luncheon and Auction, the largest fundraiser by the Wallace State Future Foundation to raise funds to provide scholarships for students. The money raised at the luncheon is invested as scholarships for tuition, fees and books across all…

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ACCS recognizes national Adult Education and Family Literacy Week (AEFL)

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MONTGOMERY, ALA. – The Alabama Community College System (ACCS), along with its member colleges throughout the state, joins the nation in celebration of the week of September 21st -26th as national Adult Education and Family Literacy Week (AEFL). Designated by Congress, national Adult Education and Family Literacy Week raises public awareness of adult education and family…

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Wallace State streamlines ACT prep courses

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — High school students wanting to brush up on skills in advance of taking the ACT tests can now choose to take either the English and reading portion, the math and science portion or both. The Wallace State Community College Alumni Association, which presents workshops for students preparing for the ACT, have…

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