Wallace State’s Talent Search program teams up with UAH’s SMAP during recent Parent Information Seminar

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s Talent Search (TRIO) program recently held its annual informational seminar for parents of the program. Talent Search participants are students in 6th-12th grades from Wallace State’s service area high schools in Blount, Cullman, Marshall and Morgan Counties. These students, many of whom are first generation potential college attenders,…

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Wallace State baseball has five sophomores sign with Division I programs

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team had five sophomores sign a letter of intent on Wednesday – all with Division I programs. Wallace State ace Blake Rivera signed with Auburn University, outfielder Dalton Sinquefield signed with Troy University, pitcher Tanner Rusk inked with UAB, shortstop Kolby Robinson with Southeastern Louisiana and Jackson Tavel with…

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Wallace State hosts Transfer Fair for its students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College hosted a Transfer Fair for its students at the James C. Bailey Center lobby on Wednesday, allowing them the opportunity to become acquainted and familiar with four-year colleges and universities. Twenty-five schools were present at the event.     For more information about Wallace State, visit www.wallacestate.edu. ______________________________…

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Students get look at career options

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Reprinted with permission from The Cullman Times   HANCEVILLE — It’s never too early for students to begin thinking about their career options, and many local students got the opportunity to get an up-close look at many Tuesday. Almost 1,000 eight-graders from every Cullman County school explored different career paths they can follow at the Cullman…

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Warhol exhibit inspires What’s Pop art exhibit

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dozens of artists in the Cullman area put their own spin on pop art with the What’s Pop Community Art Showcase hosted by the Wallace State Community College Fine and Performing Arts program. The exhibition came about as a complement to the “Fifteen Minutes: Homage to Andy Warhol” exhibition currently installed at…

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Wallace State conference center named in honor of Dr. William F. Peinhardt

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Cullman Savings Bank Foundation pledges $250,000 for scholarships HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College unveiled a new name for the conference center located in the School of Nursing and Center for Science, as well as new scholarship opportunities for area students. The Dr. William F. Peinhardt Conference Center is the new name of the…

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Wallace State’s volleyball team won its 9th consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) tournament championship on Sunday at Snead State. Team members are, front row, from left, Lexie Riggins, Kelsey Borden, Katie Edwards, Andrea Jacques, Macy Green, Emily Wilson, and Savannah Beard, back row, from left, Hannah Simmons, Morgan Kyles, Caroline Gann, Kati Thomas, Abby Borden, Kaylee Maddox, Alex Wiggins, Courtlyn Barber, Kennedy Watford and Maya Jones.

Wallace State volleyball captures 9th consecutive ACCC tournament championship

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BOAZ, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team has stretched its Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament championship streak to nine. The Lions defeated Coastal Alabama-South (19-25, 25-18, 25-22, 25-26, 15-12) in five sets on Sunday at Snead State’s Plunkett Wallace Gymnasium, capping yet again an undefeated run in the tournament and another conference title.…

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Record amount raised at 13th annual Student Investment Luncheon

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Hundreds of supporters of Wallace State Community College gathered Wednesday, Nov. 1, for the 13th annual Future Foundation Student Investment Luncheon and raised more than $253,000 for scholarships, technology, entrepreneurship and opportunity to improve the lives of students and enhance opportunities for surrounding communities. “We couldn’t be more pleased with the outpouring…

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Achieving the Dream Recognizes Community Colleges as Exemplars ATD Network Institutions Named 2017 Leader Colleges

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  – Achieving the Dream (ATD) today announced that Wallace State Community College, with campuses in Hanceville and Oneonta, Ala., is one of eight community colleges in the ATD Network to have earned Leader College status, the organization’s highest designation awarded to institutions that have shown three years of steady improvement in two outcomes that…

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