Breakfast celebrates Future Foundation scholarship recipients, donors

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Future Foundation recently hosted its fourth Scholarship Celebration Breakfast, during which it was announced the Foundation would be awarding almost $100,000 in scholarships to 80 students for the upcoming year. Another $15,000 to $20,000 in dual enrollment scholarships will be awarded to area high school students. “Today’s…

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Wallace State Nursing program hosting CELEBRATE Adult Health and Wellness Fair June 7 and June 14

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Department of Nursing Education at Wallace State Community College will host two separate adult health and wellness fairs in June to give area residents the opportunity to get information about living a healthy lifestyle. On June 7 and June 14, the CELEBRATE Adult Health and Wellness Fair will be held in…

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Wallace State graduates first students from online Child Development program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The 2017 graduating class at Wallace State Community College included the first students to take advantage of the new online format for the Child Development Program. Nathaniel Butler, Lucy Michaus Chavez and Amy Hill were among the cohort of students graduating with an Associate in Applied Science in Child Development from Wallace…

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Run raises almost $7,000 for Connor Strickland Memorial Scholarship

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — More than 120 runners ran through clouds of colored powder during the Connor Strickland Memorial Color Run 5K and Fun Run held recently at Wallace State Community College, helping to raise almost $7,000 for the John Connor Strickland Memorial Scholarship Fund. “I was amazed and very grateful,” said Jill Strickland, Connor’s mother,…

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WSCC Diagnostic Imaging students perform well at state convention

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students in Wallace State Community College’s Diagnostic Imaging program represented the college well when they attended the 70th annual meeting of the Alabama Society of Radiologic Technologists (ALSRT) in Tuscaloosa. The group returned with two second-place finishes in the quiz bowl and scientific exhibit competitions. Two Wallace State students were also chosen…

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Wallace State’s Rotaract Club gaining popularity as organization serves campus and community

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. –  One of the newest organizations on Wallace State’s campus has evolved into one of the most active. Wallace State’s Rotaract Club recently capped a busy spring semester by supporting Spirit Night at the Cullman Chick-fil-A by honoring and raising money for the Saving Forgotten Warriors of Cullman County. “The Rotaract Club is…

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Wallace State MLT program celebrates Medical Laboratory Technician Lab Week

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — HCG, LDL, FBS, CBC, TBIL…No, these abbreviations are not text talk or cyber slang. Laboratory professionals and physicians have been using these abbreviations before abbreviating was cool. The information obtained from these laboratory tests tells us much more than LOL, YOLO, IMO, or JW. A physician may order an LDL (low density…

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