Wallace State student David Schwaiger selected to visit NASA’s Stennis Space Center in April

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College student David Schwaiger has been selected to travel to NASA’s Stennis Space Center this spring to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars Project (NCAS). Schwaiger has been chosen among select community college students from across the U.S. to be part of NCAS in Mississippi. The five-week…

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Wallace State baseball coach Randy Putman acknowledges a fan in the crowd after achieving 1,000 career victories on Sunday.

Wallace State baseball coach Randy Putman reaches 1,000 career victories with program after Sunday’s DH sweep

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State baseball coach Randy Putman achieved 1,000 career victories with the Lions on Sunday after a pair of convincing wins over Calhoun at James C. Bailey Stadium. And, in a season that has been impressive across the board, Wallace State made sure Putman earned the milestone without too much drama. The…

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WSCC grad honored as promising alumni by Cullman City Schools Foundation

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CULLMAN, Ala. — The Cullman City Schools Foundation recognized Wallace State Community College graduate Paige Harbison Clabo as a Promising Alumni during the organization’s 9th annual Distinguished Alumni Luncheon. Clabo is a 2013 graduate of Wallace State Community College and the 2011 Miss Wallace State. She is currently in her fourth season as a performer…

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Dozens of Wallace State retirees gather for annual luncheon

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — About 50 retirees from Wallace State Community College gathered on the 12th floor of the James C. Bailey Center this week to reminisce and enjoy a time of fellowship together. The Wallace State Alumni Association hosts the Retirees Luncheon annually. “We are standing on the shoulders of giants,” Wallace State President Dr.…

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Wallace State’s Aviation/Flight Technology program adds flight simulator for helicopter training

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Aviation/Flight Technology program has recently added a flight simulator for its helicopter training. “This training device is a great asset to our program. A helicopter makes for a poor classroom because it’s vibrating and so noisy. Therefore, students can learn the basic procedures and maneuvers of helicopter control on the…

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Wallace State Fine and Performing Arts plans Elvis Presley tribute concert

in Community, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Performers with the Wallace State Community College Fine and Performing Arts’ music programs have been immersed in all things Elvis recently as they prepare for their upcoming concert “C’mon Everybody: The Elvis Presley Songbook.” There will be three shows April 6-8 at 7 p.m. nightly in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. “Elvis…

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Wallace State Genealogy Department expands collection

in Community, Continuing Education, Headlines, Library

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Through donations and purchases, Wallace State Community College is making a huge expansion of one of the area’s best resources for searching family origins. Several hundred books, documents, and microfilms have been added. The new material is broad and eclectic including books to locate German parish records; newspaper abstracts on Cullman and…

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Wallace State sophomore Jasmine Zavala named recipient of UAB Presidential Scholarship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State sophomore Jasmine Zavala was recently awarded a UAB Presidential Transfer Scholarship. Zavala, a Cleveland High graduate, was one of two Wallace State students to receive the scholarship, which covers tuition and academic-related fees for four semesters at UAB, beginning in the fall. “I’m so thankful and blessed to receive this…

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