Cullman and Blount County high school juniors visit Wallace State’s technical programs during second annual “invesTECHgate Day”

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College hosted more than 300 high school juniors from both Cullman and Blount Counties last week for the second annual “invesTECHgate Day.” The event offered high school students a chance to get an in-depth look at technical careers…

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Wallace State students Victoria Frith, Cory Meyer earn All-Alabama Academic Team honors

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu     Representing Wallace State at the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) All-Alabama Academic team luncheon were, from left, Wallace State student recipient Victoria Frith, Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Hawsey and Wallace State student Cory Meyer.   HANCEVILLE – Students Victoria Frith…

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Wallace State Financial Aid Update: Introducing Financial Aid TV

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu   HANCEVILLE, Ala. – One of the key factors in determining if a person will go to college is how they will pay for it. Paying for college can be a daunting task for many people, and working through the financial aid applications…

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Community Action Partnership of North Alabama provides grant to WSCC students

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu, 256.352.8064   Michael Tubbs, CEO of Community Action Partnership of North Alabama, left, presents a check that will provide grants to Wallace State Community College students Owen Green, Tiffany Webster and Eric Raney.   HANCEVILLE, Ala. – A number of students at Wallace State…

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Construction Training and Certifications Offered Free of Charge, Funded by the U.S. Department of Labor and American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Thanks to a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, Wallace State Community College in Hanceville will provide certification opportunities for men and women in the construction field through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). Starting on April 1, anyone with the…

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Career Technical Dual Enrollment Scholarships Available this Summer

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Rising high school juniors and seniors interested taking career technical classes for college credit during the summer are eligible for dual enrollment scholarships through Wallace State Community College in Hanceville. The Dual Enrollment/Accelerated High School scholarship is offered for six free hours of college credit in Wallace State’s career technical programs. A list of…

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Wallace State Community College honoring VRAP program benefits for unemployed veterans

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College participates in the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP), designed to give up to 99,000 unemployed veterans who do not have any VA educational benefits an additional 12 months of Montgomery GI Bill benefits (($1,564/month) for training towards a high demand occupation. The program will continue to accept applications until…

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Fast Track Academy Informational Meeting for Parents and Students to be held March 11

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—The Wallace State Fast Track Academy will hold an informational meeting for parents and students on March 11 at 6 p.m. in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre at the Wallace State Student Center. High School students entering the 11th or 12th grade in the fall of 2013 interested in learning more about Fast Track…

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CDL Training at WSCC; Tuition Assistance Available

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State Community College in Hanceville will offer a four-week CDL Training course in March. This course prepares individuals to drive trucks, buses, delivery vehicles, for-hire vehicles and other commercial vehicles. At the completion of the course, eligible candidates may sit for the Class A exam. The class will begin on March 11 and…

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