Pictured are, from left, Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics, Wallace State-Oneonta students Kali Payne and Parker Cornelius, Mayor Norris, Wallace State-Oneonta student Casey Miller-Suchey, Wallace State-Oneonta Director Wes Rakestraw and Wallace State-Oneonta Office Manager Amber Robinson. April is celebrated annually as Community College Month.

Oneonta Mayor Ross Norris signs proclamation, recognizing Wallace State during Community College Month

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Oneonta Mayor Ross Norris and the City of Oneonta recognized Wallace State this week, presenting a proclamation to honor the college during Community College Month. Said Ross Norris: “It’s an honor to work with Wallace State and President Dr. Vicki Karolewics and all of the administration. Students come from all over to…

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Wallace State celebrating Community College Month in April with many campus events

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College is excited to celebrate many events during National Community College Month in April! The mayors of Cullman, Hanceville and Oneonta are once again planning to join in the festivities by issuing proclamations recognizing Wallace State Community during Community College Month. This month Wallace State will introduce Rapid Enroll…

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Overcoming Adversity: Future Wallace State student looking ahead

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Reprinted with permission of The Blount Countian   By Cheryl Helton, The Blount Countian Locust Fork senior Hannah Wells (right) is not your average 19-year-old. Looking forward to graduation in May, Wells maintains a 3.9 GPA, is senior class and Beta Club secretary, yearbook editor, and active in the Camp Fire Program. She is also…

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Pictured at the Tyson Foods, Inc.- Blountsville Plant (L-R):  Josh Witley, Tyson Foods Complex Manager; Cindie Light, Tyson Foods Human Resources Manager; Cynthia Arrington, Director of Adult Education at Wallace State; and Mark Bromley, Tyson Foods Plant Manager.

Wallace State Announces New Adult Education Partnership with Tyson Foods

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State Community College’s Adult Education program and Tyson Foods, Inc. in Blountsville have announced a new partnership. Starting this month, Wallace State will be providing ESL classes to employees onsite at the Tyson Foods facility. Employees will also be encouraged to take advantage of free GED prep and job skills development classes at…

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Wallace State-Oneonta’s CDL program, Alabama Guardrail, Inc., form valuable partnership

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Alabama Guardrail, Inc., and Wallace State-Oneonta’s Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) program have been a perfect fit for nearly a year, sparked from Alabama Guardrail looking to consistently employ drivers full-time. “We would advertise for a driver, making them understand the job here also required you had to work on crew and construction,…

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Kristi Barnett, right of Wallace State Community College’s Future Foundation, is presented with a $25,000 check from Jacob Smith, left, and Melanie Bridgeforth of The Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham.

The Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham presents $25,000 to Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Future Foundation was among the recipients of The Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham’s 2019 Community Impact Grants aimed at supporting programs and initiatives that strengthen families by integrating services for women and their children. The Women’s Fund’s 2019 Community Impact Grants included investments that address some of the…

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Wallace State Community College recognizes Phi Theta Kappa spring inductees

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently welcomed new members during its annual spring semester 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. Wallace State’s Alpha Chi…

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Scholarship to fund 50 high school, college students’ paths to Automotive Manufacturing Careers

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MONTGOMERY – The path to fill more than 10,000 automotive manufacturing jobs within two years will be even more affordable in 2019 for 50 students in Alabama. The Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association and Alabama Community College System have partnered to provide a total $180,000 in scholarships, as well as mentors, to 50 students who want…

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Wallace State Releases Fall 2018 President’s and Dean’s Lists

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HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 888 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Fall 2018 Semester. To earn a spot on the Wallace State President’s List, students must maintain a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester while taking a course load of 12 or more hours. Placement on…

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