Wallace State-Oneonta welding classes under direction of instructor Chris Posey

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ONEONTA, ALA. – Chris Posey grew up welding in his father’s shop in Nectar and never lost the love for the profession. Posey is now sharing his welding expertise and passion to Wallace State-Oneonta students as the campus’ welding instructor. “I love doing this. I love it because the program is new and it’s a…

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Wallace State students earn place on President’s and Dean’s Lists

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HANCEVILLE, AL—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville congratulates the 761 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Spring 2017 Semester. To earn a spot on the Wallace State President’s List, students must maintain a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester while taking a course load of 12 or more hours. Placement on the…

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Wallace State’s students flourish yet again at state SkillsUSA competition

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College has produced a new batch of SkillsUSA award winners. Nine students recently earned gold medals at the state competition in Birmingham, and Wallace State once again earn the Highest Participation Award. “SkillsUSA gives our students a platform to show their skills and at Wallace State we have skills.…

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Wallace State’s Career Services hosts successful Job and Career Fair

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Sharon Hester takes online classes through Wallace State Community College. Once she noticed Wednesday’s Job and Career Fair being held on campus – via her Blackboard announcements – Hester made sure to take advantage of the event. “It’s a great way to get a head start on a potential job and to…

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Wallace State Community College participates at ACCS Day Celebration in Montgomery

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MONTGOMERY, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College had students from both the Hanceville and Oneonta campuses and members of its faculty and staff participate at the 2017 Alabama Community College System (ACCS) Day Celebration in Montgomery on Thursday. The annual event took place at the Alabama State Archives and History Building lawn, where Wallace State…

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Wallace State’s Applied Technologies Division ranked 4th in nation as NC3 certification center

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College’s Applied Technologies Division is ranked 4th in the country by the National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3) as one of the top colleges recognized as certification centers. As a NC3 member, Wallace State works with industry partners in the area and certifies its students in multiple areas including…

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Wallace State’s Salon and Spa Management program hosts nearly 100 high school students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Salon and Spa Management program hosted nearly 100 combined students recently from both the Winston County Career Technical Center in Double Springs and the Cullman Area Technology Academy. Wallace State’s students performed multiple manicures, pedicures, facials and shampoo and style haircuts on the visitors throughout the week. “It’s a win-win…

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

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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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