Area students get a fun view of health care

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Reprinted with permission by The Cullman Times Tyler Hanes The Cullman Times Wallace State nursing students and Cullman County first-graders all got a chance for a unique learning experience this week by visiting and working in a pretend hospital. More than 1,000 first-graders from every public and private school in Cullman County have visited Wallace…

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More than 150 new nursing students attend orientation for Spring 2018 semester

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — More than 150 new nursing students accepted into the Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education program met as a group for the first time this week to attend orientation in preparation for the Spring 2018 semester. One hundred and fifty-three students filled the Dr. William F. Peinhardt Conference Center…

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Wallace State hosts Transfer Fair for its students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College hosted a Transfer Fair for its students at the James C. Bailey Center lobby on Wednesday, allowing them the opportunity to become acquainted and familiar with four-year colleges and universities. Twenty-five schools were present at the event.     For more information about Wallace State, visit www.wallacestate.edu. ______________________________…

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Achieving the Dream Recognizes Community Colleges as Exemplars ATD Network Institutions Named 2017 Leader Colleges

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  – Achieving the Dream (ATD) today announced that Wallace State Community College, with campuses in Hanceville and Oneonta, Ala., is one of eight community colleges in the ATD Network to have earned Leader College status, the organization’s highest designation awarded to institutions that have shown three years of steady improvement in two outcomes that…

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Wallace State hosts approximately 1,400 high school sophomores during 3rd annual college Showcase

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State recently hosted its third annual college Showcase at Tom Drake Coliseum, allowing approximately 1,400 sophomores from the area a chance to preview the programs and opportunities available at the college. Wallace State hosted high schools from Blount, Cullman and Winston Counties, all within the college’s service area. Students initially arrived…

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Pictured L-R:  Congressman Gary Palmer, Wallace State President Vicki Karolewics, Governor Kay Ivey, Mayor of Oneonta Ross Norris, Oneonta City Manager Ed Lowe, Alabama Community College System Chancellor Jimmy Baker, Blount County Economic Development Council Executive Director Don Mitchell (Governor's Office, Hal Yeager).

Governor Ivey Presents $2.3 Million Grant for Wallace State-Oneonta Campus at Groundbreaking

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ONEONTA, ALA.—Wallace State Community College, the City of Oneonta and Blount County celebrated the groundbreaking for a new 20,000 foot Wallace State-Oneonta facility on Thursday. Oneonta Mayor Ross Norris welcomed Governor Kay Ivey to the event, during which she presented a grant for $2.3 million for the project. “This is a great day for Alabama,” said…

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Wallace State Community College recognizes Phi Theta Kappa fall inductees

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently welcomed new members during its annual fall induction ceremony. Phi Theta Kappa is the college’s honor society, and Wallace State students are eligible for consideration if they maintain a 3.5 GPA for 12 or more credit hours the previous semester. New Wallace State inductees…

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Wallace State students celebrating Medical Assistants Recognition Week

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Medical Assistant applications being accepted for Spring 2018     HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students at Wallace State Community College are gearing up to celebrate Medical Assistants Recognition Week Oct. 16-20, 2017, as designated by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA). Medical Assistants across the country will be recognized during this special week and honored…

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Wallace State Community College Named One of 150 Top US Community Colleges Eligible to Compete for $1 Million Dollar Aspen Prize

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Alabama’s Wallace State Community College, with campuses in Hanceville and Oneonta, was named today one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance in America’s community colleges. Wallace State Community College was selected from a…

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