Wallace State’s ‘2+2’ program receives donation from Poultry and Egg Harold E Ford Foundation

in Academic, Agriculture Production/Horticulture, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s ‘2+2’ Poultry Science program recently received a $5,000 grant from the Poultry and Egg Harold E Ford Foundation and a monetary contribution given in part by Tuscaloosa-based Peco Foods, Inc. The funds will be utilized to make Wallace State students aware of occupations within the poultry science industry and the…

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Wallace State Fine and Performing Arts holding scholarship auditions Feb. 15 and March 15

in Admissions, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Current and future Wallace State Community College students will have two opportunities to audition for scholarships with the Fine and Performing Arts programs for the 2019-2020 academic year. Auditions will be on Friday, Feb. 15 and Friday, March 15 at the Burrow Center for the Fine and Performing Arts. Registration begins at…

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Wallace State hosting Transfer Summit on Feb. 5

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State students are invited to attend a Transfer Summit on Tuesday, Feb. 5 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Bailey Center Auditorium and lobby. Four-year colleges and universities scheduled to be on campus are Athens State’s College of Health Sciences and College of Education, Jacksonville State, the University of Alabama,…

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Scholarship to fund 50 high school, college students’ paths to Automotive Manufacturing Careers

in Automotive Service Technology, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Financial Aid, Headlines, Oneonta, Technical

MONTGOMERY – The path to fill more than 10,000 automotive manufacturing jobs within two years will be even more affordable in 2019 for 50 students in Alabama. The Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association and Alabama Community College System have partnered to provide a total $180,000 in scholarships, as well as mentors, to 50 students who want…

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Wallace State Releases Fall 2018 President’s and Dean’s Lists

in Academic, Admissions, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Oneonta, Technical

HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 888 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Fall 2018 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…

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Wallace State-Oneonta EMS program proving successful for first students

in Dual Enrollment, Emergency Medical Services, Headlines, Health

ONEONTA, Ala. — Wallace State’s Oneonta campus is pleased to announce new enrollment opportunities for an Emergency Medical Service (EMS) program based on community demand. The EMS program accepts new students each semester. Registration for Spring 2019 is currently underway, with classes starting Jan. 7, 2019. The program has already proven successful for a number…

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Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team continues to impress with tournament runner-up finishes

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team continues to post impressive results this semester, recently finishing tournament runner-up at both Central Alabama and Enterprise State. Billy Ellis, a West Point High grad, was the top individual scorer at Enterprise, tallying 66.36 points. He finished second overall at Central Alabama and has been Wallace State’s…

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Emma Wright crowned Miss Wallace State 2019

in Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Student Activities

Isabella Allred crowned Miss North Alabama Outstanding Teen 2019     HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Emma Wright of Blountsville was crowned Miss Wallace State 2019 on Sunday, Dec. 2, Wallace State Community College. Wright, 18, is the daughter of Rob and Veronica Wright of Blountsville. She is a Dual Enrollment student from J.B. Pennington High school,…

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1)   Director of Cullman Economic Development Dale Greer, Senator Garlan Gudger, Mercedes-Benz Organizational Development Specialist Steve Coburn, Mercedes-Benz U.S. International Vice President Rolf Wrona, Wallace State President Vicki Karolewics, Wallace State Dean of Applied Technologies Jimmy Hodges, Alabama Community College System Executive Director of Workforce and Economic Development Barry May.

Wallace State Community College, Mercedes-Benz U.S. International announce new co-op partnership

in Academic, Automotive Service Technology, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

The video of today’s announcement can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uFY1X5mG_fg&feature=youtu.be HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College and Mercedes-Benz US International, Inc., announced a new partnership on Friday morning, officially kicking off a Mercedes-Benz Tech Co-Op Program. Beginning in the Fall 2019 semester, Wallace State’s Automotive Service Technology students will be eligible to apply for…

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