Wallace State’s Adult Education Department conducts 2017 graduation

in Academic, Adult Education, Community, Graduation, Headlines, Oneonta

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Like his fellow GED (general education development) completers, Josh Chadwick is prepared for the next chapter in his life after recently being recognized at the 2017 Wallace State Adult Education Department graduation. “This is a big accomplishment for me and an important one. It’s a step I should have taken years ago,…

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Wallace State graduates first students from online Child Development program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The 2017 graduating class at Wallace State Community College included the first students to take advantage of the new online format for the Child Development Program. Nathaniel Butler, Lucy Michaus Chavez and Amy Hill were among the cohort of students graduating with an Associate in Applied Science in Child Development from Wallace…

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Wallace State’s students flourish yet again at state SkillsUSA competition

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, Graduation, Headlines, Student Activities, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College has produced a new batch of SkillsUSA award winners. Nine students recently earned gold medals at the state competition in Birmingham, and Wallace State once again earn the Highest Participation Award. “SkillsUSA gives our students a platform to show their skills and at Wallace State we have skills.…

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Wallace State Awards more than $1.2 Million in Scholarships 

in Academic, Athletics, Fine and Performing Arts, Graduation, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Area students awarded scholarships by Wallace State Community College in Hanceville were recognized during a ceremony on campus recently. “We want to express our gratitude to you for choosing Wallace State,” said Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics. “You’re so great you could go anywhere and we’re just humble that you chose to begin your…

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Wallace State Students Receive Awards for Achievements at Annual Ceremony

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Students at Wallace State Community College were recognized for their achievements at the college’s recent Awards Night Ceremony, held on the campus in Hanceville.  Awards for campus leadership, scholastic achievement, transfer scholarships, and division honors were among those presented at the ceremony. “Wallace State has an outstanding reputation and it is because of two…

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WALLACE STATE CELEBRATES COMMENCEMENT FOR CLASS OF 2017

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Graduate James Stephens Receives a Standing Ovation (see his story below); Kenya Relief Founder Steve James Recognized   HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville and President Vicki Karolewics celebrated the college’s 51st anniversary commencement at Tom Drake Coliseum Friday.  More than 500 students participated in the ceremony while nearly 1,300 earned degrees or certificates this…

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Wallace State holding commencement exercises May 12

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  Kenya Relief Founder Steve James to be honored with Distinguished Alumni Award   HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College and President Vicki Karolewics will host Commencement Exercises on Friday, May 12, 2017, at Tom Drake Coliseum, starting at 6 p.m.  More than 500 students are expected to participate in the ceremony, with nearly…

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Wallace State’s Rotaract Club gaining popularity as organization serves campus and community

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. –  One of the newest organizations on Wallace State’s campus has evolved into one of the most active. Wallace State’s Rotaract Club recently capped a busy spring semester by supporting Spirit Night at the Cullman Chick-fil-A by honoring and raising money for the Saving Forgotten Warriors of Cullman County. “The Rotaract Club is…

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