Wallace State Community College recognizes Phi Theta Kappa spring inductees

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently welcomed approximately 180 new members during its annual spring induction ceremony, marking one of the largest groups in recent history. Phi Theta Kappa is the college’s honor society, and Wallace State students are eligible for consideration if they maintain a 3.5 GPA for 12…

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Singer, actor Kevin Faraci visits campus, Wallace State theatre students during Learning Communities event

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Singer and actor Kevin Faraci visited Wallace State recently as part of the college’s Learning Communities initiative. Faraci, a singer for the world-famous Cirque Du Solieil shows, presented to the Learning Communities’ classes and spent additional time on campus interacting with Wallace State’s theatre students after the presentation. Faraci, 38, encouraged each…

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Wallace State’s Applied Technologies Division hosting 3rd annual Signing Day on Feb. 15

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College is set to host its third annual Career and  Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day on Thursday, Feb. 15, at the James C. Bailey Center 12th floor. Wallace State is joining colleges across the county by celebrating the occasion in acknowledgment of National Career Technical Education (CTE) Month…

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Wallace State Congratulates Students Named to President’s and Dean’s Lists

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HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 790 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Fall 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…

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Wallace State’s Student Resource Center Open House allows faculty, students to meet student tutors

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –With spring semester beginning this week, Wallace State’s Student Resource Center recently hosted an Open House, allowing faculty and students to meet and get familiar with student tutors available on campus. “It’s a great time for our faculty to meet our student tutors one-on-one and let them know what we have to offer…

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Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team undefeated during fall competitions

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team recently capped off its fall season with a third straight tournament championship, winning the Wallace State Invitational. Earlier in the semester, the Wallace State Quiz Bowl team also prevailed at the Alabama College Bowl League at Coastal Alabama Community College in Bay Minette and won the Cerebral Weevil…

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Wallace State’s Dr. Lance Boyd reflects on Classroom Lessons

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – An essay by Dr. Lance Boyd, math instructor at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, was recently published in “Innovation Abstracts,” a publication of the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development of the College of Education at the University of Texas at Austin.  In “As I Watch My Students Leave,” Boyd…

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Wallace State’s Computer Science program debuting Swift App Development program during spring semester

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. –Wallace State’s Computer Science program is offering a new Swift App Development class beginning with the spring 2018 semester. Through a partnership with the Alabama Community College System and Apple, students can register for CIS 157 and learn to code and design fully functional apps, gaining critical job skills in software development and…

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Wallace State’s Talent Search program teams up with UAH’s SMAP during recent Parent Information Seminar

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s Talent Search (TRIO) program recently held its annual informational seminar for parents of the program. Talent Search participants are students in 6th-12th grades from Wallace State’s service area high schools in Blount, Cullman, Marshall and Morgan Counties. These students, many of whom are first generation potential college attenders,…

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