Wallace State’s Genealogy Collection adding Cullman County History photographs online

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Library

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College’s Genealogy online collection features photographs from Cullman County’s past for the public’s use. Wallace State’s Library has collected many other photographs over the years including an entire defunct newspaper’s archives. Those images will join the other collections on the Wallace State website at http://www.wallacestate.edu/library/genealogy. Philip Viverito, a retired…

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Scholarships available for single mothers interested in STEM-related fields

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Financial Aid, Headlines, Oneonta, Technical

ONEONTA, Ala. — The Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham recently donated $25,000 to the Wallace State Community College Future Foundation to benefit single mothers with an interest in continuing their education in STEM-related fields. The fund is offering five $5,000 scholarships to single mothers in Blount County who enroll in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and…

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Wallace State basketball teams begin conference play on Tuesday

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s basketball teams have turned the page to 2019, and that means conference play is looming. Both teams begin Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) action at Gadsden State on Tuesday, and the home opener is Jan. 12 vs. rival Shelton State. The Lady Lions (12-3) have been on a roll, winning…

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The Evelyn Burrow Museum revved up for “LUSTER: Realism and Hyperrealism in Contemporary Automobile and Motorcycle Painting” exhibition Jan. 12-Feb. 11, 2019

in Community, Headlines, The Evelyn Burrow Museum

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The artistry and design of automobiles and motorcycles will be on display at The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College as “LUSTER: Realism and Hyperrealism in Contemporary Automobile and Motorcycle Painting” is on exhibit from Jan. 12 through Feb. 11, 2019. The traveling museum exhibition will feature more than 50…

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J.J. Adams settling in as new Wallace State’s women’s golf coach

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Women's Golf

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — J.J. Adams is settling in as Wallace State’s head women’s golf coach. Adams inherited the reins of the program in August and led Wallace State to a pair of tournament championships throughout the fall semester season, winning both the Wallace State Invitational and the Jefferson State Invitational. Adams is a Wallace State…

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Wallace State graduate and PSA Airlines pilot Aaron Mathis visits Flight Technology/Aviation program

in Alumni, Aviation/Flight Technology, Community, Future Foundation, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Aaron Mathis once navigated through Wallace State’s Flight Technology/Aviation program and ultimately wanted to serve as a strong ambassador for the college. He’s definitely fulfilling that promise to himself. After establishing a Wallace State Future Foundation scholarship for future flight professionals earlier this year, Mathis visited the Flight Technology/Aviation program last week,…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team wins third consecutive game

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s women’s basketball team notched a 78-67 road victory at Roane State over the weekend, extending the Lady Lions’ winning streak to three games. Imari Martin and DeMaurea Moore each paced with Wallace State with 16 points apiece. Moore added eight rebounds, while Martin had seven assists. Sophomore Jada Golden scored…

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Richard Jerome Burkett Memorial Scholarship established at Wallace State Community College; supports students in Building Construction or HVAC programs

in Admissions, Building Construction, Community, Financial Aid, Future Foundation, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The family of the late Richard Jerome Burkett has created a memorial scholarship in his honor at Wallace State Community College, providing an annual scholarship for students in the Building Construction or Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) programs at the college. “My brother would be happy about this,” said his brother…

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