Wallace State and Cullman County Schools announce the REHAU Academy apprenticeship partnership

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CULLMAN, ALA. — This week, REHAU, Wallace State Community College, and Cullman County Schools announced a new REHAU Academy that will offer paid apprenticeship opportunities to Fast Track for Industry dual enrollment students beginning this fall. REHAU officials from Cullman and Germany have been in intensive meetings with representatives from Wallace State and Cullman County Schools for several…

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Cullman County schools, WSCC team for ‘Fast Track for Industry’

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Special to Wallace State website. Reprinted with permission from The Cullman Times. By Trent Moore | Posted: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 5:30 am  In this Times March 2015 file photo, Cullman County Schools superintendent Dr. Craig Ross is seen during a meeting at Good Hope Schools. On the heels of the long-running Fast Track academic…

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Engaging and Empowering Students to Discuss Literature

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An article titled “Engaging and Empowering Students to Discuss Literature,” by Dr. Mary P. Barnes, English Instructor at Wallace State Community College, Hanceville, was published in the Jan. 23, 2015, NISOD Innovation Abstract publication. The article explains how literature can improve student self-confidence and engagement while offering sage advice on how to live their lives.…

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Wallace State’s Chancellor’s Award recipients were recognized Sunday at the Alabama Community College Association (ACCA) Conference luncheon in Birmingham. Pictured are, from left, Wallace State Vice President Dr. Tomesa Smith, Alabama Community College Chancellor Dr. Mark Heinrich, Wallace State’s Barbara Ebert, the college’s Career Faculty recipient; Wallace State’s Diana Majerik, the Director/Administrative Staff recipient; Wallace State’s Teresa Gibbs, the Staff Member recipient; Wallace State’s Ricky Burks, the Academic Faculty recipient and Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karloweics.

Wallace State’s 2014 Chancellor’s Award recipients recognized at ACCA Conference banquet

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Four Wallace State Community College employees were recognized this week as the college’s Chancellor Award recipients at the 2014 Alabama Community College Association (ACCA) Conference luncheon in Birmingham. Wallace State’s nominees were Ricky Burks, Barbara Ebert, Diana Majerik and Teresa Gibbs. Burks is Wallace State’s Music Department Chair and the Academic Faculty…

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Registration under way for fall semester at WSCC

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Priority registration is currently under way for students at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., with open registration set to begin on July 21. This fall, Wallace State is offering two brand new program options. The Patient Care Specialist program was designed to create a high quality entry point into the…

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Increasing number of high school students graduate WSCC Fast Track program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Weeks before area high schools held their graduation ceremonies, dozens of students had already made a big dent in their college education Through the Wallace State Fast Track Academy program, 48 students are as much as a year or two ahead of their fellow high school graduates in their collegiate career. Many…

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Open Enrollment Runs Through June 30 for UAB-Wallace State Joint Admission Program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Freshman students at Wallace State Community College looking to transfer to UAB after completing their associate degree can now take advantage of the Wallace State-UAB Joint Admission program. Joint Admission with UAB is a program available to freshmen students (who have earned less than 24 credit hours at Wallace State) and who have not…

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WALLACE STATE CELEBRATES 48th COMMENCEMENT

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville and President Vicki Karolewics conferred degrees upon approximately 900 graduates during Wallace State’s 48th commencement ceremony at Tom Drake Coliseum Friday. Four hundred and seventy participated in the ceremony. “Whatever inspired you to Become One of Us at Wallace State, whether you were seeking a head start, needed…

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