Wallace State dual enrollment student Grayson Phillips succeeding in welding and with outdoor equipment foundation

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State dual enrollment welding student Grayson Phillips is an avid hunter, outdoorsman and loves playing basketball. More importantly, Phillips also has a passion for helping others who, like him, are physically disabled. Phillips, who is currently in his fourth semester in Wallace State’s welding program, was born with Spina Bifida, a…

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Wallace State’s Student Support Services group visits Nashville as part of annual Educational Excursion

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s TRIO/Student Support Services (SSS) students recently visited Nashville as part of its annual spring Educational Excursion. During the two-day trip, the group visited multiple Nashville landmarks including the Nashville Farmer’s Market, The Hermitage, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, the historic RCA Studio B, the Country Music Hall of…

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Wallace State Community College’s Job Fairs generate excitement for students, employers

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – It was all about employment during job fairs held last week at Wallace State Community College, with dozens of area employers on hand to meet hundreds of potential employees. The Wallace State Community College Student Resource Center hosted the two-day event, splitting the job fairs between the Health Science programs on Wednesday…

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Attorney, author Liz Huntley to speak at Wallace State Community College on April 10

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College will welcome attorney, child advocate and author Liz Huntley to campus on Tuesday, April 10, at 9:30 a.m. during a Learning Communities event. Huntley’s upcoming visit is sponsored by the English Department, the Sigma Kappa Delta English Honor Society and Wallace State’s Learning Communities and open to the…

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Wallace State hosting information session on Dual Enrollment and Fast Track

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College will host an information session about Dual Enrollment and Fast Track on Tuesday, April 3, at 6 p.m., in the James Bailey Center Auditorium. Dual Enrollment and Fast Track are programs offered to area high school students that allow them to simultaneously earn college and high school credits,…

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Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finishes 7th nationally at NAQT Community College Championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finished among the top colleges in the nation over the weekend, finishing seventh overall at the 2018 National Academic Quiz Tournaments’ Community College Championship held in Rosemont, Ill. Wallace State’s national tournament team consisted of Zakk Waddell, Ross Wallace, Paul Knetter, Caleb Still and Brett Hogan. They…

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Mini Term II registration is Friday, March 2, classes begin March 5

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Registration for Wallace State Community College’s spring semester Mini Term II classes takes place Friday, March 2 and Monday, March 5. Classes begin March 5. Wallace State has a variety of options, including online courses, for students to register for during the second mini term. Mini Term II classes are eight-week courses…

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Mississippi-based Ingalls Shipbuilding visits Wallace State’s Applied Technologies Division’s students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Applied Technologies Division students recently had the privilege to learn more about Ingalls Shipbuilding as the Mississippi-based company visited campus. Ingalls Shipbuilding, located in Pascagoula, Miss., is the largest private employer in Mississippi and a major contributor to the Mississippi and Alabama economies. The company is also the largest supplier…

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Wallace State recognizes incoming students during 3rd annual Career and Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Noah Henderson can’t wait to begin his collegiate career in Wallace State’s Engineering Technology program after he graduates high school. Meanwhile, Quenton Karlberg, 58, is impressed with the diverse set of students he sees in Wallace State’s HVAC/Refrigeration program. Both Henderson and Karlberg attended and participated in Wallace State’s recent 3rd annual…

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