Wallace State Community College (Hanceville, Ala.) Named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala. has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds, and publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM Jobs and Military Spouse. Now in its seventh year, the original, premier Military Friendly® Schools designation provides service members and their families with transparent,…

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WSCC Diagnostic Imaging earns 100 percent pass rate for third consecutive year

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students graduating from Wallace State Community College’s Diagnostic Imaging program once again earned a 100 percent licensure rate on their National Register exam, marking the third consecutive year the program has attained a perfect rating. “We work very hard to make sure our students are prepared to pass the licensure exam their…

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Wallace State students, from left, Kensey Poston, Sarah Walker and Malik Elliott, are all smiles prior to Friday night’s commencement ceremonies at Wallace State Community College.


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HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville and President Vicki Karolewics conferred degrees upon the graduating class of 2015 during Wallace State’s commencement ceremony at Tom Drake Coliseum Friday. Approximately 500 students participated in the ceremony while hundreds more earned degrees or certificates this semester. “It is your America. This is your Alabama. As a college graduate, I challenge…

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Wallace State Students Recognized for Achievements at Annual Awards Ceremony

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HANCEVILLE, AL—Students at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville were recognized for their achievements at the college’s recent Awards Night Ceremony. Awards for campus leadership, scholastic achievement, transfer scholarships, and division honors were among those presented at the ceremony. “Congratulations to each and every one of you. You are so deserving,” said Wallace State President Dr.…

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Former Wallace State Student-Athlete Marcus Johnson Recognized by Alabama State Board of Education as Student Success Story

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State Community College alumnus Marcus Johnson was celebrated as a community college success story during the April work session of the State of Alabama Board of Education. Wallace State President Vicki Hawsey Karolewics provided an introduction for Johnson, a former star of the Wallace State Lions basketball team, now at Samford University.  “Marcus…

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Wallace State graduate Mavon Copeland thriving as a maintenance technologist with Nissan

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Mavon Copeland first took a stab at an engineering degree. Then he spent time in Wallace State’s nursing program. Nothing clicked or made Copeland more comfortable, however, than when he ultimately decided to pursue a degree in Wallace State’s Industrial Electronics program. Copeland has continued to soar within his field ever since.…

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Wallace State’s Community College Completion Corps initiative is sponsored by the school’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.

Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society encouraging students to join Community College Completion Corps initiative

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society has joined the Community College Completion Corps (C4) initiative this semester as part of its annual project. The Commit to Completion drive allows students to pledge their intentions of graduating from their respective community colleges with either an associate degree or certificate. Wallace…

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From women’s basketball player to diesel technology graduate, Julia Tupper’s journey always led her back to Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Diesel Technology instructor Jeremy Smith has been encouraging women to consider diesel technology, and recent graduate Julia Tupper is one of the program’s success stories. Tupper’s journey at Wallace State didn’t begin with a pursuit of a Diesel Technology education. Rather, it started a little more than six years ago when…

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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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