UAB Nurse Manager Jamie Hammock: A Wallace State success story

in Alumni, Community, Headlines, Health

Reprinted with permission by The Cullman Times   BENJAMIN BULLARD bbullard@cullmantimes.com   There’s a sort of positive feedback loop between the Wallace State Nursing program and its lengthy list of successful graduates, and no one epitomizes it better than Hanceville’s Jamie Hammock. A 1990 graduate of Wallace State’s Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program, Hammock continues…

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A turning point of knowledge, success

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Reprinted with permission by The Cullman Times   DAVID PALMER dpalmer@cullmantimes.com   Dale Greer had been in the workforce 15 years when he made career change, a move that was accompanied by the courage to go back to college. At first, Greer, who serves as director of the Cullman Economic Development Agency, was skeptical about…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball forward Jonathan Andre signs with Northern Arizona

in Alumni, Athletics, Headlines, Men's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State men’s basketball forward Jonathan Andre signed a letter of intent with Northern Arizona this week, marking the 14th consecutive season a Lions’ player has inked with a Division I program. Andre, a 6-foot-6 forward from Miami, averaged 12.9 points and 5.8 rebounds for Wallace State during the 2017-2018 season. He…

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Wallace State students Challie Johnson, Taylor Urech recognized at All-Alabama Academic Team banquet

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Student Activities

PRATTVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State students Challie Johnson and Taylor Urech were recognized recently at the Alabama Academic Team Scholars banquet held at the Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Prattville. The All-Alabama Academic Team recognition program was founded in 1995 to complement the All-USA Academic Team Program sponsored by USA Today, Phi Theta Kappa…

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Wallace State Community College’s Job Fairs generate excitement for students, employers

in Academic, Adult Education, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Student Activities, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – It was all about employment during job fairs held last week at Wallace State Community College, with dozens of area employers on hand to meet hundreds of potential employees. The Wallace State Community College Student Resource Center hosted the two-day event, splitting the job fairs between the Health Science programs on Wednesday…

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Proclamation Signing Kicks off Community College Month at Wallace State-Oneonta

in Academic, Admissions, Alumni, Community, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines, Oneonta, Technical

HANCEVILLE, Ala. – April is National Community College Month, and on Wednesday, April 4, Mayor of Oneonta Ross Norris kicked off the celebration with a proclamation recognizing Wallace State Community College. Wallace State Community College expanded to open a thriving new campus in Oneonta in 2016, serving Blount County and surrounding areas. Since that time, an…

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