UAB Nurse Manager Jamie Hammock: A Wallace State success story

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Reprinted with permission by The Cullman Times   BENJAMIN BULLARD bbullard@cullmantimes.com   There’s a sort of positive feedback loop between the Wallace State Nursing program and its lengthy list of successful graduates, and no one epitomizes it better than Hanceville’s Jamie Hammock. A 1990 graduate of Wallace State’s Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program, Hammock continues…

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Wallace State’s Student Support Services group visits Nashville as part of annual Educational Excursion

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s TRIO/Student Support Services (SSS) students recently visited Nashville as part of its annual spring Educational Excursion. During the two-day trip, the group visited multiple Nashville landmarks including the Nashville Farmer’s Market, The Hermitage, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, the historic RCA Studio B, the Country Music Hall of…

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Wallace State students Challie Johnson, Taylor Urech recognized at All-Alabama Academic Team banquet

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PRATTVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State students Challie Johnson and Taylor Urech were recognized recently at the Alabama Academic Team Scholars banquet held at the Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Prattville. The All-Alabama Academic Team recognition program was founded in 1995 to complement the All-USA Academic Team Program sponsored by USA Today, Phi Theta Kappa…

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Wallace State Medical Laboratory Technician program celebrating Medical Laboratory Professionals Week April 22-28

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Medical Laboratory Technician program will be celebrating Medical Laboratory Professionals Week April 22-28 with a number of activities. Presented by America Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP), the week is an annual celebration of medical laboratory professionals and pathologists who play a vital role in health care and patient…

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Wallace State Community College’s Job Fairs generate excitement for students, employers

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – It was all about employment during job fairs held last week at Wallace State Community College, with dozens of area employers on hand to meet hundreds of potential employees. The Wallace State Community College Student Resource Center hosted the two-day event, splitting the job fairs between the Health Science programs on Wednesday…

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Wallace State Child Development holding information session at Oneonta Center

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ONEONTA, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Child Development program will host an informational meeting on Thursday, April 12 at 4 p.m., at the Oneonta Campus Center. The Child Development program at Wallace State can be completed entirely online, but many classes within the curriculum can also be completed on the Oneonta campus. During…

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Attorney, author Liz Huntley to speak at Wallace State Community College on April 10

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College will welcome attorney, child advocate and author Liz Huntley to campus on Tuesday, April 10, at 9:30 a.m. during a Learning Communities event. Huntley’s upcoming visit is sponsored by the English Department, the Sigma Kappa Delta English Honor Society and Wallace State’s Learning Communities and open to the…

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Wallace State celebrating Health Information Professionals Week

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Health Information Technology (HIT) and Medical Coding programs at Wallace State Community College are celebrating Health Information Professionals Week this week. March 18-24 is set aside to honor and celebrate health information professionals across the nation. The theme for 2018 is “Our Future is Bright.” “It’s a transformational time for…

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Mini Term II registration is Friday, March 2, classes begin March 5

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Registration for Wallace State Community College’s spring semester Mini Term II classes takes place Friday, March 2 and Monday, March 5. Classes begin March 5. Wallace State has a variety of options, including online courses, for students to register for during the second mini term. Mini Term II classes are eight-week courses…

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