Pictured at the 2016 All-Alabama Academic Team banquet are, from left, Wallace State Vice President Dr. Tomesa Smith, Wallace State students John-Anthony Jimenez and Callie Allen and Alabama Community College System Chancellor Dr. Mark Heinrich.

Wallace State students John-Anthony Jimenez, Callie Allen recognized at 2016 All-Alabama Academic Team banquet

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State students John-Anthony Jimenez and Callie Allen were recognized recently at the All-Alabama Academic Team Scholars banquet held at the Marriott Renaissance Hotel in Montgomery. The All-Alabama Academic Team program started in 1995, honoring some of the most distinguished academic scholars and leaders within the Alabama Community College System (ACCS). The…

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Wallace State’s Savannah Grattan delivered one of the keynote student speeches at the ACCS Day Celebration in Montgomery. Grattan, 17, is enrolled in Wallace State’s Fast Track for Industry program, majoring in the college’s medical assisting program, in addition to being a junior at Good Hope High School.

Wallace State Community College highlighted at ACCS Celebration in Montgomery

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College was represented by approximately 90 students and members of its faculty and staff at the 2016 Alabama Community College System (ACCS) Day Celebration in Montgomery this week. Wallace State’s Savannah Grattan, a Fast Track for Industry medical assistant student from Good Hope High School, was among the keynote…

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Dr. Kelley Jones named Wallace State-Oneonta instructional site director

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Dr. Kelley Jones has been named the first director of the Wallace State-Oneonta instructional site. Jones has served as Wallace State’s Adult Education Director since April 2006 and been employed at the college since 2002, when she began an electronics technology instructor. The Wallace State-Oneonta campus is scheduled to conduct its first…

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Callie Allen of Wallace State Named 2016 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Silver Scholar

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Callie Allen, a dual enrollment student at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., has been named a 2016 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Silver Scholar. The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation sponsors the Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team program by recognizing 50 Gold, 50 Silver and 50 Bronze Scholars, and providing nearly $200,000…

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Stackable credentials serve as ‘résumé builders’ for Wallace State Community College’s technical division students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  As she approaches completion of an Associate in Applied Science degree in engineering technology, Wallace State student Kayla Evans looks at her résumé and is proud of the certificates and degree electives she has already earned. “I think it makes it more worthwhile to know you are graduating with all of these…

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Registration for Wallace State’s spring Mini Term II is Feb. 29 – March 1, classes begin Tuesday, March 1

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Registration for Wallace State Community College’s spring semester Mini Term II classes takes place Monday, Feb. 29 and Tuesday, March 1. Classes begin March 1. Wallace State has multiple options, including online courses, that students can register for during the second mini term. Mini Term II classes are eight-week courses and conclude…

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Wallace State ranked among nation’s fastest growing colleges

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College has earned a place among Community College Week’s ranking of the nation’s fastest growing community colleges with enrollments of 5,000 or more, the only community college in Alabama to do so. Wallace State placed 39th on the list of U.S. public community colleges with enrollments from 5,000 to 9,999, which…

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Hartselle’s Jordan Johnson crowned Miss Wallace State 2016; Cullman’s Brooke Edwards crowned North Alabama’s Outstanding Teen

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Hartselle’s Jordan Johnson was crowned Miss Wallace State 2016 during Sunday’s competitions in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre at Wallace State Community College. The pre-engineering major is the daughter of Gerald and Leslie Johnson. Johnson, 19, will go on to compete in the Miss Alabama pageant in June at Samford University for…

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Wallace State to unveil new Transport Trailer Technology short-term certificate during Spring 2016 semester

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s Diesel Technology program is adding a Transport Trailer Technology short-term certificate to its course offerings. The Transport Trailer Technology certificate can be completed by enrolling in five classes in one semester and is set to begin with the Spring 2016 semester. It will become the third short certificate offering in…

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