Wallace State celebrating National Community College Month with a busy April

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu, 256.352.8443   HANCEVILLE, Ala. – April is annually recognized as National Community College Month, and at Wallace State it is always one of the busiest months of the year. One of the main initiatives on campus this month is the seventh annual Arts in…

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Get Healthy 5K and Fun Bike Ride April 21 at WSCC

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu   HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College wants the community to get on their feet, on their bike, or both, and help a local organization at the same time. The college will host a Get Healthy Fun Bike and 5K on April…

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Phlebotomy and Certified Nursing Assistant Training Begins in April

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Hanceville, Ala.—At Wallace State, registration continues for upcoming non-credit health care training. Courses are 10 weeks in length. Phlebotomy classes begin April 16 and Certified Nursing Assistants classes begin April 23. Both programs lead to certification. New tuition assistance is available. Call 256.352.8283 for tuition assistance and 256.352.8172 for program information. ______________________________ Kristen Holmes Director,…

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Wallace State Community College’s Nursing Department hosts more than 1,000 first graders during “Let’s Pretend Hospital” week

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu, 256.352.8443 HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College’s Nursing Department hosted its sixth annual “Let’s Pretend Hospital” last week, hosting more than 1,000 first graders from Cullman County. Nursing students used the popular project to teach children the importance of healthy eating, washing one’s hands…

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Wallace State Healthy Campus Initiative Committee to host upcoming spring events, including a 5K Run and Fun Bike Ride

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s Healthy Campus Initiative Committee has multiple upcoming events planned during the spring semester. On March 19, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the reoccurring Health Link Tent will be set up at the gazebo near the Bailey Center. The theme is Spring Break and student will get information on how to…

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Information Sessions for Phlebotomy and Certified Nursing Assistant Programs to be held March 6

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State will host a free information session on Wednesday, March 6, at 5 p.m. for those interested in either the 10-week Phlebotomy training program or the seven-week Certified Nursing Assistant training program. Classes begin April 2. The information session will be held in Room 116 of the Bevill Building. For additional short-term training,…

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Wallace State Human Services Department sponsors depression and anxiety awareness event

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s Human Services Department sponsored a “Mental Health Matters” and “De-stressing Fun” themed Health Link Tent at the Student Center and Burrow Center for the Fine and Performing Arts on campus recently to raise awareness about depression and anxiety. The…

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Wallace State Wellness Center to celebrate 20th anniversary open house on Friday, Dec. 7

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College’s Wellness Center employees are set to host a 20th anniversary open house celebration on Friday, Dec. 7, from 8-10 a.m., serving refreshments and presenting a photo slide show on the facility’s history. Wellness Center instructor Mary Leah…

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