Mississippi-based Ingalls Shipbuilding visits Wallace State’s Applied Technologies Division’s students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Applied Technologies Division students recently had the privilege to learn more about Ingalls Shipbuilding as the Mississippi-based company visited campus. Ingalls Shipbuilding, located in Pascagoula, Miss., is the largest private employer in Mississippi and a major contributor to the Mississippi and Alabama economies. The company is also the largest supplier…

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Wallace State recognizes incoming students during 3rd annual Career and Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Noah Henderson can’t wait to begin his collegiate career in Wallace State’s Engineering Technology program after he graduates high school. Meanwhile, Quenton Karlberg, 58, is impressed with the diverse set of students he sees in Wallace State’s HVAC/Refrigeration program. Both Henderson and Karlberg attended and participated in Wallace State’s recent 3rd annual…

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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 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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Austin Monk to lead Wallace State Workforce Development

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Austin Monk joined Wallace State Community College this month as Director of Workforce Development. In Monk’s new role, he will oversee training for business and industry, short-term non-credit training and continuing education. “Wallace State strives always to meet the ever changing talent development needs of our business and industry community,” said Wallace…

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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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