Summer Youth Classes offered at Wallace State Community College

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Summer break has just started for area students, but there are plenty of opportunities for them to keep learning, while having a good time doing it. The Wallace State Community College Continuing Education program is offering a number of classes specifically for area youth. The course offered range from art and dance…

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Wallace State’s Community Education offering hip-hop dance classes

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s Community Education is offering weekly hip-hop dance classes from Jan. 15 to Feb. 5. The hip hop dance classes will be taught by Michael Lake, who has danced and provided choreography for internationally-renowned Christian artist Eddie James. Lake also travels and minister with dance youth conferences under Michael…

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Wallace State history professor recognized by Texas genealogy society 

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Longtime Wallace State history professor and genealogy expert Robert S. Davis is the recipient of the 2014 Lloyd DeWitt Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award from the Dallas Genealogical Society in Dallas, Texas. The award is in recognition of Davis’s respected career as a teacher, writer, researcher and lecturer. Davis, who has been an…

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CDL, health, defensive driving, genealogy classes and more offered at WSCC

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education program is offering a number of opportunities for persons seeking additional certification, a new career or new skills. For persons looking to fill many of the jobs open for drivers, CDL classes are offered during the day as well as a new weekend/evening option that lets…

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Picture: Wallace State students at the 2014 Student Leadership Institute were, front row, from left, Brennan Crabtree of East Limestone, Tyra Caudle of Hazel Green, Makayla Smith of Lexington, Haven Albright of Lexington, Hannah Black of Arab, Hannah Vest of North Sand Mountain and Esther Chaney of Joppa, back row, from left, Jacob Barrett of Rocky Mount, N.C., Morgan Smith of Cullman, Warren Davison of Center Point, Seth Fuller of Vinemont, Xavier Mills of Greenville, N.C. and Bennett Wilson of Newberry, S.C.

Wallace State hosts 2014 Student Leadership Institute

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College hosted the annual Student Leadership Institute conference on Thursday at the college’s School of Nursing and Center for Science. The theme of this year’s event was “Leadership Drive In” as approximately 70 students from five different Alabama community colleges learned about various leadership traits through team building exercises…

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Registration under way for fall semester at WSCC

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Priority registration is currently under way for students at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., with open registration set to begin on July 21. This fall, Wallace State is offering two brand new program options. The Patient Care Specialist program was designed to create a high quality entry point into the…

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Wallace State’s second MOOC course to offer free Math 090 class to all

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College’s first massive open online course, or MOOC, was so successful that a second one, Math 090, is planned this summer. The free math 090 course begins Monday, June 9 and continues until August 4. The MOOC movement, led by some of the nation’s most prestigious universities – Stanford, MIT and…

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Variety of classes offered during Homeschool Spring Workshops

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Continuing Education Department has a full slate of classes to offer homeschool students this spring with the second session as a continuation of the first session. “Our first round of classes for homeschool children were so popular, we wanted to continue providing that service for those families,” said…

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