Wallace State Success Coaches host “Explore and Connect” event for freshmen

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Career and Success Coaching Program hosted the first “Explore and Connect: A Goals, Planning and Success (GPS) Experience” event on this week, allowing the college’s freshmen to explore campus via a scavenger hunt and to engage with other students, faculty and staff through various games and activities. Different campus clubs, organizations…

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Wallace State Theatre Performing ‘You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown’ Thursday through Sunday

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Theatre Department will present “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” Nov. 5-8 at the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. A cast of more than a dozen Wallace State students will bring Charles M. Schulz’s classic “Peanuts” characters to life in the musical production. As Charlie Brown tries to…

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Students attending the Showcase visit the Wallace State Performing Arts booth.

Wallace State hosts college Showcase for approximately 1,500 local high school sophomores

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State recently held its first ever campus Showcase, allowing approximately 1,500 high school sophomores the chance to learn more about the college’s programs and organizations in a two-hour visit. Wallace State hosted high schools from Blount, Cullman, Morgan and Winston Counties, all within the college’s service area. Students initially arrived at…

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Liz Murray, author of “Breaking Night,” visits with Wallace State over Skype session in conjunction with college’s Common Read

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College recently had the opportunity to conduct a Skype session with Liz Murray, the author of “Breaking Night: A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard.” Murray, who grew up homeless in New York and is now working on her doctorate degree in psychology at…

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Wallace State conducts initial Learning Communities event of semester with softball game

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College conducted the first Learning Communities event of the semester for its students on Tuesday at the James C. Bailey baseball stadium. Wallace State’s baseball and softball teams combined to play softball against each other, along with the Wallace State Pep Band and Wallace State Cheerleaders providing entertainment. Wallace State’s…

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Wallace State welcomes return of Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers

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Free film series open and welcome to the public; filmmakers will appear at screenings HANCEVILLE, Ala. — For the third year, The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College will host the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers. Starting in September, the first of six films will be screened, all of which are free…

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Wallace State’s Student Support Services program to receive grant from U.S. Department of Education

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College has been selected to receive a grant from the U.S. Department of Education for its Student Support Services (SSS) program. The grant is for a total of $286,808 for the first budget period and is anticipated to be for a total of five years. “Wallace State is grateful…

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