Wallace State’s Aviation/Flight Technology program invites public to airport during World Helicopter Day on Aug. 19

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Aviation/Flight Technology program is celebrating World Helicopter Day with an event on Sunday, Aug. 19 at the Cullman Regional Airport-Folsom Field. Wallace State Flight Technology instructors and students invite the public to stop by the airport from noon to 4 p.m. as they celebrate the event. World Helicopter Day is…

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Wallace State alumni share advice, information to incoming OTA, PTA students

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dozens of students entering the Occupational Therapy Assistant and Physical Therapist Assistant programs at Wallace State Community College were surely nervous as they attended orientation in advance of starting classes in a couple of weeks. But there were some people there that day to ease them through their initial anxiety. During lunch…

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Hannah Bates Memorial Scholarship started at Wallace State Community College

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Live fearless was one of Hannah Bates’s life mottos and she did just that every day of her 21 short years on Earth. To honor her memory, her zest for life and her giving spirit, her family and friends are giving back with the establishment of the Hannah Bates Memorial Scholarship…

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Former West Point, Wallace State student Parrott returns back, relishes fun World Cup experience

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*Reprinted with permission from The Cullman Times  By JAKE WINFREY Sports Editor When Nicholas Parrott ultimately made his decision to attend the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia this summer, it was about more than simply his love for soccer. It was about going home. Parrott, who graduated from West Point in 2014 and spent…

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Wallace State hosts annual Strategic Analysis meeting for business and industry partners

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College recently had administrators and select instructors present to local businesses and industry during their annual Strategic Analysis Team meeting. “Wallace State is always interested in improving our students’ experiences in their fields. Our programs sometimes need the latest tool or simulator to help students have the skills they…

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AmeriCorps VISTA program accepting applications for four positions

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College AmeriCorps VISTA program is currently taking applications for anyone interested in working one of its outreach programs, earning an allowance and, upon completion, receiving funds for further schooling, to pay off student loans, or a cash award. There are four full-time positions opening for the 2018-2019 year…

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Wallace State students win three silver medals, two bronze at 54th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference

in Academic, Agriculture Production/Horticulture, Alumni, Automotive Service Technology, Collision Repair, Community, Culinary Arts, Diesel Technology, Dual Enrollment, Engineering Technology, FastTrack, Headlines, Machine Tool Technology, Mechatronics, Electronics, Robotics Technology, Salon and Spa Management, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College students had a strong showing at the 54th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Ky., over the weekend, bringing home three silver medals and a pair of bronze awards. Wallace State Electronics Technology students Steven Ballard and Landon Warnock collected their second straight national medal.…

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