Wallace State Students Recognized for Achievements at Annual Awards Ceremony

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HANCEVILLE, AL—Students at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville were recognized for their achievements at the college’s recent Awards Night Ceremony. Awards for campus leadership, scholastic achievement, transfer scholarships, and division honors were among those presented at the ceremony. “Congratulations to each and every one of you. You are so deserving,” said Wallace State President Dr.…

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Marcus Pollard signed autographs for Wallace State students after his presentation and also took pictures with those who asked.

Marcus Pollard, former NFL tight end and “The Amazing Race” star, discusses “C’s” to success during Arts in April festivities

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Marcus Pollard has a special place in his heart for community colleges. After all, Pollard, a former NFL tight end and “The Amazing Race” star, began his athletic career playing basketball at Seward County Community College in Liberal, Kansas. Pollard went on to star on the hardwood at Bradley University in Illinois…

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Wallace State students, faculty and staff congregated at the School of Nursing and Center for Science on Wednesday as the college recognized Earth Day.

Wallace State emphasizes recycling during annual Earth Day celebration

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College continued its tradition of celebrating Earth Day as more than 100 students attended Wednesday’s event at the School of Nursing and Center for Science. Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics was the Earth Day guest speaker. She discussed her scuba diving expeditions over recent years, pinpointing majestic marine life…

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Morgan Smith Goodwin, a former Wallace State dual enrollment student and Wendy’s spokesperson, visits campus during Learning Communities event

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – After three and half years and more than 100 commercials as Wendy’s spokesperson, Morgan Smith Goodwin is recognized frequently in airports, restaurants and stores. “That fire-engine red hair is kind of like a beacon. People recognize me from those Wendy’s spots, but on the flip side people see me and can’t figure…

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Wallace State to host Court Civil Appeals; appearance rescheduled from March 5

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Alabama Court of Civil Appeals will hear oral arguments at Wallace State Community College on April 15, rescheduling their appearance originally planned for March 5, but delayed due to winter weather. The Court of Criminal Appeals had a conflict and could not reschedule. The Court of Civil Appeals will will hear…

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Wallace State hosts annual Arts in April celebration

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College is hosting its annual Arts in April celebration with exhibits and events including art exhibitions, guest speakers, a theatrical production, musical performances and more. The Community Art Exhibition is underway through April 11, and features work inspired by Dutch artist Piet Mondrian, who is best known for his…

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EVENT CANCELLED: Wallace State to host courts of Criminal and Civil Appeals

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NOTE: This event has been cancelled due to the threat of inclement weather on March 5. The Appellate Court and Wallace State will work to reschedule the event.   HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Alabama Courts of Criminal and Civil Appeals will visit Wallace State Community College in March to hear cases, providing opportunities for students and…

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