Wallace State students win record 71 medals at state SkillsUSA competition

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Health, Oneonta, Student Activities, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s students continue to set new records at the state SkillsUSA competition. Wallace State had a record-high 71 individuals earn a medal at the event recently, including earning 31 gold medals – establishing another record. The college had students compete in 36 different events, including categories like crime scene investigation, commercial…

Read More →

Wallace State students Lexie Riggins, left, and Emily Dia are Wallace State’s All-Alabama Academic Team recipients this year.

Wallace State students Lexie Riggins, Emily Dia recognized at All-Alabama Academic Team banquet

in Academic, Community, Graduation, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State students Lexie Riggins and Emily Dia were recognized Friday at the Alabama Academic Team Scholars banquet held at the Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Prattville. The All-Alabama Academic Team recognition program was founded in 1995 to complement the All-USA Academic Team Program sponsored by USA Today, Phi Theta Kappa…

Read More →

Wallace State Community College Diagnostic Imaging students Rebecca Watkins, left, Haileigh Turner, Loronda Dodson and Brandon Gentry brought home the Student Bowl trophy for the second year in a row during competitions held during the 72nd annual meeting of the Alabama Society of Radiologic Technologists (ALSRT) at Lake Guntersville State Park.

Wallace State Diagnostic Imaging students win Student Bowl trophy for second year

in Diagnostic Imaging, Headlines, Health, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Diagnostic Imaging program held on to the trophy it claimed last year when students came in first place at the Student Bowl for the second year in a row during competitions at the 72nd annual meeting of the Alabama Society of Radiologic Technologists (ALSRT) at Lake Guntersville…

Read More →

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

in Academic, Admissions, Alumni, Athletics, Baseball, Cheerleading, Community, Financial Aid, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines, Health, Men's Tennis, Oneonta, Softball, Student Activities, Technical, The Evelyn Burrow Museum, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Tennis

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…

Read More →

Wallace State alum Timothy Alexander visited campus to present during TRIO Day.

Wallace State alum Timothy Alexander presents inspiring message to college’s Talent Search participants

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Timothy Alexander began his story at Wallace State and continues to inspire individuals every day. Alexander, a 2011 Wallace State graduate, recently returned to campus to speak during TRIO Day, addressing Talent Search students within the college’s Student Support Services organization. While attending the former Erwin high school in Birmingham, Alexander was…

Read More →

A group of eight made up of Wallace State Nursing faculty and students will travel to Kenya March 27-April 7 for a global health outreach with Kenya Relief. A week of events were held March 18-22 in advance of their trip. Pictured from left are, in front, students Holly Smith, Nicole Stoddard, Ashley McClintock and Karly Payne; in back, Health Science Dean Lisa German, student Melinda Fulford, instructors Bonnie Bibb and Kelly Walker, student Kierra Baswell, Kenya Relief founder Steve James, Nursing program director Deborah “Pepper” Hoover and Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics.

Wallace State Nursing sends team on global health outreach with Kenya Relief

in Community, Future Foundation, Headlines, Health, Nursing, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Before six students and two instructors from the Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education embark on a global health outreach project this week with Kenya Relief, their fellow students, faculty and staff showed their support with a special week of events. The Kenya Kick-Off Week included presentation of research projects…

Read More →

Wallace State hosting Carhartt Bassmaster College Series tour stop at Smith Lake on March 21-23

in Community, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s BASS Fishing Club and the Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce are hosting the next stop on Carhartt Bassmaster College Series circuit, welcoming college anglers to Cullman’s Smith Lake on March 21-23. More than 100 college teams and 265 boats are expected to converge upon Smith Lake Park during the event.…

Read More →

Wallace State hosting Fashion Show on March 21 in recognition of National Women’s History Month

in Community, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Student Engagement and the Diversity Committee are hosting a Fashion Show on Thursday, March 21 at noon at the Burrow Center Recital Hall as the college recognizes National Women’s History Month. The event is free and open to the public and to all Wallace State students, faculty and staff. Wallace…

Read More →

Emily Dia named Wallace State’s 2019 Homecoming Queen

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Emily Dia, a Hayden native, was named Wallace State Community College’s 2019 Homecoming Queen during the annual festivities on Monday night. She was crowned in between the women’s and men’s basketball games vs. Gadsden State. Dia, a business administration major, has served in multiple student organizations at Wallace State, including many leadership…

Read More →