Nolan Warner is all smiles as he receives his certificate from Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics. Warner is from Cullman Christian School.

Wallace State Fast Track Academy, Fast Track for Industry students recognized during ceremony

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Fast Track Academy and Fast Track for Industry students were recognized during their certificate ceremony earlier this month at the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. Wallace State honored 27 Fast Track Academy graduates and 19 Fast Track for Industry graduates. Through the program, which serves eligible high school students in Blount,…

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Mark and Abigail Long, a father-daughter pair, graduate Wallace State together

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Mark and Abigail Long circled this week for nearly a year. Both father and daughter graduated together from Wallace State on Friday night as the college celebrated its 53rd commencement. Mark Long, 44, earned a degree in Mechatronics, while Abigail, 17, graduated as a product of Wallace State’s Fast Track program with…

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Jacksonville State University and Wallace State-Hanceville announce Transfer Agreement

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. —Jacksonville State University and Wallace State Community College have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop pathways for transfer from the community college to the university. “We look forward to the strengthening of a partnership that has existed between our institutions for years,” said Wallace State President Vicki Karolewics. “Such opportunities enhance the…

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Wallace State's Rotaract Club recently raised funds to donate to the college's Future Foundation for "Tame the Hunger" gift cards.

Wallace State’s Rotaract Club makes donation for “Tame the Hunger” drive

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s Rotaract Club members know what it means to “give back.” Wallace State’s Rotaract Club, the student level of the professional Rotary Club, raised $2,500 during its Valentine Caramel Apple event this semester. The Cullman Rotary Club matched Wallace State’s Rotaract funds, which allowed the two organizations to donate…

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Wallace State-Oneonta Celebrates Opening with Ribbon Cutting and Open House

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Oneonta, Ala.–Three years after opening its first facility in Oneonta, a ribbon cutting and open house were held for a new Wallace State-Oneonta Campus Center on Thursday. The new flagship facility for Wallace State’s Oneonta Center marks Wallace State’s fourth expansion in Oneonta in three years due to increasing demand. Since opening in 2016, 1,064…

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Wallace State students win record 71 medals at state SkillsUSA competition

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s students continue to set new records at the state SkillsUSA competition. Wallace State had a record-high 71 individuals earn a medal at the event recently, including earning 31 gold medals – establishing another record. The college had students compete in 36 different events, including categories like crime scene investigation, commercial…

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Daniel among first Wallace State Fast Track students

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CULLMAN, Ala. — Charles Daniel was one of the first Fast Track students at Wallace State Community College, taking part in the pilot program in 2006 as a student at Hanceville High School. Today he is the assistant manager over maintenance, productions engineering and facilities at Alabama Cullman Yutaka Technology. “I started at Yutaka two…

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Jacob Okorley enrolled in Wallace State’s Building Construction program after beginning his collegiate path as a general studies student.

Wallace State’s Building Construction program steadily on the rise

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Watch recent student work at Wallace State’s Building Construction program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=94cKHf3NzAA&feature=youtu.be HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State student Jacob Okorley was scanning the college’s website one afternoon when he encountered the Building Construction program. Okorley has been invested in the program ever since. “I was a general studies student, looking for a major I could get…

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Wallace State student Alex Santos shakes hands with a representative from the Alabama Department of Corrections during the Career Services Job Fair.

Wallace State Career Services Job Fair draws heavy interest from both employers, students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – As a criminal justice student, Alex Santos browsed Wallace State’s Career Services Job Fair with much interest this week, especially since multiple police departments and law enforcement agencies were in attendance. “This Job Fair is a great opportunity for us and makes it easier to make connections and see what we may want…

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