New Career/Technical Dual Enrollment Tax Credit Program Announced During Thursday’s Press Conference at Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – A new career technical dual enrollment tax credit will allow more students to enroll in programs that are preparing them for high-demand, high-wage jobs. The tax credit was the subject of a news conference held at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville on Thursday. Representatives from the Department of Postsecondary Education, the local…

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Career Tech Dual Enrollment Tax Credit News Conference

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A news conference will be held at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville to discuss opportunities resulting from new dual enrollment legislation and the impact for local career technical training.   WHO:  Representatives from Wallace State Community College, the Department of Postsecondary Education, the local Legislative Delegation, and Business and Industry will speak. These groups,…

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Deadlines Near for Entering WSCC Health Programs

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Information session for future nursing students Thursday, April 10  Hanceville, AL — The deadline for application to the nursing programs (Associate Degree and Practical) at Wallace State Community College has been extended to May 15 for entry fall semester 2014.  Students with a particular interest in nursing can attend an information session at 4 p.m.,…

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Wallace State dual enrollment and Flight Technology student Chelsie Sloan, of Corner High School, becomes first female in program to earn Ninety-Nines, Inc. scholarship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College dual enrollment student Chelsie Sloan wasn’t sure about her career path as she approached her senior year at Corner High School. One auditorium visit at Corner from Wallace State’s Kristi Bain regarding dual enrollment opportunities at the college sparked Sloan’s interest in joining the Wallace State Flight Technology…

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Diana Majerik is Wallace State's new Director of Dual Enrollment, Fast Track and Off Campus Programs.

Diana Majerik named Wallace State’s new Director of Dual Enrollment, Fast Track and Off Campus programs

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HANCEVILLE – Diana Majerik is Wallace State’s new Director of Dual Enrollment, Fast Track and Off Campus programs. Majerik inherited her new position in late October and replaces Dr. Dale Palmer, who served multiple years in the capacity after a long tenure with the Wallace State Biology Department.  She transferred to her new role from…

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Jazz Band student Alex Randau restrings his guitar in between classes

Wallace State’s first week of classes marks new beginnings for students as fall semester commences

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Another fall semester has arrived at Wallace State, creating new beginnings for all students. For some, it’s the beginning of their last semester or year on campus and for others it’s the beginning of their collegiate career. Visual communications student…

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Op-Ed: Celebrating the Successes of Dual Enrollment and FastTrack

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By Dr. Vicki P. Hawsey, President of Wallace State Community College For more than a decade, Wallace State Community College has provided high school students the opportunity to simultaneously earn high school and college credit though its dual enrollment program. And since 2005, high school juniors and seniors have also had the opportunity to enroll…

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Cullman and Blount County high school juniors visit Wallace State’s technical programs during second annual “invesTECHgate Day”

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College hosted more than 300 high school juniors from both Cullman and Blount Counties last week for the second annual “invesTECHgate Day.” The event offered high school students a chance to get an in-depth look at technical careers…

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