Brooke Edwards named 2017 Wallace State Homecoming Queen

in Academic, Community, FastTrack, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Brooke Edwards is Wallace State Community College’s 2017 Homecoming Queen. She was crowned during halftime of the men’s basketball game Sunday afternoon vs. Southern Union. Edwards, a business major, has been active on campus since enrolling in Wallace State’s Fast Track Academy. As a Fast Track Academy student, Edwards will graduate from…

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Jan. 27 Preview Day spotlights Wallace State’s Fine and Performing Arts programs, scholarship opportunities

in Admissions, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — This Friday morning, anyone with an interest in learning more about the Wallace State Fine and Performing Arts programs or who would like to see and hear what the students are currently working on for the year may do so at the annual Preview Day. Preview Day will be held from 9…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams sweep Southern Union during homecoming

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams convincingly swept Southern Union during homecoming at Tom Drake Coliseum on Sunday. The Lady Lions coasted to a 91-61 victory in the doubleheader opener, and the men’s team won its second conference game in four days with a 78-63 triumph over the Bison. Wallace State’s women (14-6, 3-1…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball outlasts No. 23 Shelton State; Lady Lions lose to 13th-ranked Lady Bucs

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team won this season’s first bout against 23rd-ranked Shelton State. Sophomore Jaylen McCoy poured in a career-high 27 points for Wallace State, freshman Jarrett Thompson added a career-high 15 points, and the Lions overcame a double-digit deficit, prevailing 70-63 at Tom Drake Coliseum on Thursday night. “We came…

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Wallace State students earn place on President’s and Dean’s Lists

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Headlines, Health, Technical

HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 839 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Fall 2016 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 on the…

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Wallace State-Oneonta conducting first welding classes during spring semester

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ONEONTA, ALA. – Wallace State-Oneonta has its first welding classes underway. The 10-booth welding station at Oneonta features state-of-the-art Lincoln Electric equipment. Like in Hanceville, welding students spend part of the day in the classroom and the other half working in the welding lab. “The welding classes are going great so far. The students enrolled…

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Women thriving, enjoying experience in Wallace State’s Technical Division’s male-dominated fields

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Maci Key wasn’t sure of the career field she wanted to pursue until Wallace State’s Jonathan Minyard visited her high school to discuss the college’s Machine Tool Technology program. Meanwhile, Melanie Patterson was ready for a new challenge after working nearly 20 years in the newspaper industry. Key and Patterson both decided…

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