Wallace State Dental students, instructors touched by service trip to Kenya

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dental Hygiene students from Wallace State Community College embarked on an international service learning trip to Kenya earlier this semester where they worked as part of a global health outreach team providing dental care to scores of patients, many of whom were receiving dental care for the first time. This was the…

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WSCC Nursing outreach programs help thousands of Blount, Cullman county students

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Over the last several weeks, the Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education has helped thousands of students in Blount and Cullman counties through two of its outreach programs. During the month of November, nursing students have participated in both the Sightsavers America KidCheck Plus program and in its own Let’s…

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Wallace State hosts Christmas Spectacular on Thursday, Dec. 7

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College Fine and Performing Arts will present its annual Christmas Spectacular at 7 p.m., on Thursday, Dec. 7, in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. Admission is free. Four ensembles within the Fine and Performing Arts program will entertain with a selection of holiday tunes. The Wallace State Jazz…

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Dental Hygiene students give clinical presentations

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dental Hygiene students at Wallace State Community College were put in the spotlight recently as they made clinical presentations in front of instructors, classmates, alumni and guests. The presentations are part of the curriculum for the program and tests the students research and communication skills. The students were grouped in pairs to…

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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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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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Author/athlete Tricia Downing delivers inspirational message during Common Read presentation

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Author Tricia Downing delivered an inspiring presentation at Wallace State Community College recently as she was welcomed to campus in conjunction with the annual Common Read initiative. Downing was an avid cyclist, competing in prestigious events across the U.S., when her life was altered in 2000. She was hit by a motorist…

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Wallace State to welcome Common Read author Tricia Downing to campus on Oct. 4

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College will welcome author Tricia Downing to campus on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 9:30 a.m. at the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre in the Student Center. Downing’s memoir, “Cycle of Hope: A Journey from Paralysis to Possibility,” is currently serving as Wallace State’s selection for its annual Common Read initiative.…

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