Lynn

Wallace State Nursing Grad Now Naval Lieutenant Commander (LCDR) and Member of U.S. President’s Medical Team

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–U.S. Navy Lieutenant Commander Christopher Lynn, RN, BSN, MBA, CCRN, CEN, has a lot of initials behind his name that help to tell his remarkable story and how he came to be serving on the medical team to the President of the United States. In many ways, this story begins with the first set…

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Dozens graduate WSCC Nursing program; applications for Spring 2019 being accepted

in Graduation, Headlines, Health, Nursing

  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — More than 70 students from the Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education recently took the Nightingale Pledge during the pinning ceremony for the August 2018 Associate Degree Nursing graduates. The ceremony marks the end of their education and Wallace State and the beginning of their careers and/or further education.…

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Hannah Bates Memorial Scholarship started at Wallace State Community College

in Academic, Alumni, Community, FastTrack, Financial Aid, Headlines, Nursing

  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Live fearless was one of Hannah Bates’s life mottos and she did just that every day of her 21 short years on Earth. To honor her memory, her zest for life and her giving spirit, her family and friends are giving back with the establishment of the Hannah Bates Memorial Scholarship…

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Wallace State’s Susan Copeland establishes endowed scholarship for Nursing students

in Alumni, Financial Aid, Headlines, Nursing

  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students at Wallace State Community College in need of some financial assistance to make their dream of becoming a nurse come true have will one more option in the form of a new scholarship. Susan Copeland, an instructor for the WSCC Department of Nursing, recently established the Susan M. Copeland Endowed…

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Wallace State Nursing pins more than 75 graduates, recognizes Nightingale Award winners

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing pinned more than 75 students during its recent ceremony for Associate Degree Nursing candidates, recognizing three students with the coveted Nightingale Award. Carrie Leighann Ward of Hartselle, Jay Benjamin Terry of Cullman, and Andrew Dalton Smith of Trussville were each presented with the Nightingale…

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Accreditation of Wallace State Nursing programs affirmed through 2025

in Headlines, Nursing

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing recently received affirmation of accreditation for both its Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) and Practical Nursing programs by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. Deborah “Pepper” Hoover, chair of the Department of Nursing, said they chose to work on the accreditation process for both…

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