Wallace State’s Building Construction program steadily on the rise

in Building Construction, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

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’s Career Services hosting Job Fair on March 14 at Peinhardt Conference Center

in Academic, Adult Education, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Career Services is hosting a Job Fair on Thursday, March 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Peinhardt Conference Center inside the Center for Science and Nursing. The event is open to the public! Job Fair exhibitors include health services corporations, multiple law enforcement agencies and four-year universities,…

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Wallace State’s Applied Technologies hosts 4th annual Career and Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day

in Academic, Agriculture Production/Horticulture, Automotive Service Technology, Aviation/Flight Technology, Building Construction, Community, Culinary Arts, Diesel Technology, Dual Enrollment, Engineering Technology, FastTrack, Headlines, HVAC & Refrigeration, Machine Tool Technology, Mechatronics, Electronics, Robotics Technology, Salon and Spa Management, Technical, Welding

You can watch video of the Signing Day event here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lgFeuRi2BkM&feature=youtu.be You can view pictures of the Signing Day event here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/wallacestate/albums/72157676784905747   HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Francisco Tomas is eager to get immersed into Wallace State’s Electronics Technology program once the Fall 2019 semester begins. “I’ve had an interest in robotics for about the last…

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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 new members during its annual spring semester ceremony. 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 or more credit hours the previous semester. Wallace State’s Alpha Chi…

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Wallace State’s Electronics Technology launches its Alabama F.A.M.E. program chapter

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College’s Electronics Technology program will be an Alabama Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education (F.A.M.E.) chapter beginning in the Fall 2019 semester. Wallace State FAME is five-semester program, allowing students the opportunity to earn money while completing an associate’s degree in Industrial Maintenance. Students enrolled in the program will be…

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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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