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

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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

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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

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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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Wallace State, Cullman Parks and Recreation join together to help Kenya Relief

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College and City of Cullman Parks and Recreation have teamed up to help provide Kenya Relief with computers and smart devices for their classrooms and prevent such devices from being placed in landfills. The Lions Share Technology Drive will be held throughout the month of April in conjunction with…

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Wallace State students Kaitlyn Richards, Ryan Ratliff selected as NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State students Kaitlin Richards and Ryan Ratliff have each been selected as National Aeronautics and Space (NASA) Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS). Both Richards and Ratliff began the five-week online program on March 21. Through April 25, they’ll participate in a myriad of online activities, including completing short quizzes and discussions…

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Attorney, author Liz Huntley to speak at Wallace State Community College on April 10

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College will welcome attorney, child advocate and author Liz Huntley to campus on Tuesday, April 10, at 9:30 a.m. during a Learning Communities event. Huntley’s upcoming visit is sponsored by the English Department, the Sigma Kappa Delta English Honor Society and Wallace State’s Learning Communities and open to the…

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Wallace State celebrating AmeriCorps Vista volunteers

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s AmeriCorps Vista members are being celebrated this week as part of AmeriCorps Week. “This is the perfect time to say “thank you” to our own AmeriCorps members: Mandy-Shea Riggins, Hali Marran, Heather McAfee, Hannah Kren, and Jo Johnson,” said Kristi Barnett, coordinator for the program through the Wallace…

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Wallace State’s Dana Adams named recipient of inaugural AACC’s Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty award

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State math instructor Dana Adams has been named a recipient of the inaugural Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty award, as presented by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC). Adams is one of only 50 community college instructors across the United States to earn the designation. “It’s a huge honor to…

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Wallace State to host Forum on Leadership as part of National Women’s History Month

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — In recognition of National Women’s History Month, Wallace State Community College announces it will host a Forum on Leadership on Thursday, March 22, at 9:30 a.m., in the Bailey Center Auditorium. A number of women in leadership roles will share their thoughts on leadership, success, and what it takes to break the…

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