Wallace State’s English, math honor societies induct new members

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HANCEVILLE, AL — The Wallace State chapters of Mu Alpha Theta and Sigma Kappa Delta recognized new members during a March 1 Induction Ceremony in the Bailey Center Auditorium. Mu Alpha Theta is the mathematics honor society for community colleges. The organization provides members with various avenues to showcase their mathematical knowledge and talents, while…

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Wallace State Theatre presenting ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ March 15-18

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  Students in the Wallace State Theatre Department have been practicing their sword fighting skills and English accents in preparation for their production of the musical “Peter and the Starcatcher,” March 15-18 in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. Based on the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, “Peter and the Starcatcher” was created by…

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Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finishes 7th nationally at NAQT Community College Championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Quiz Bowl team finished among the top colleges in the nation over the weekend, finishing seventh overall at the 2018 National Academic Quiz Tournaments’ Community College Championship held in Rosemont, Ill. Wallace State’s national tournament team consisted of Zakk Waddell, Ross Wallace, Paul Knetter, Caleb Still and Brett Hogan. They…

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Wallace State Quiz Bowl team earns second straight trip to nationals

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Wallace State Community College Quiz Bowl team members Elivia Jones, left, Zakk Waddell, Ross Wallace, Brett Hogan, Paul Knetter, Caleb Still pose with their awards from a recent tournament. The team will make their second straight trip to the National Academic Quiz Tournaments’ Community College Championship in Chicago, Ill., March 2-3, 2018. HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The…

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Wallace State Salon and Spa Management hosting Look Good Feel Better session on March 9

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College’s Salon and Spa Management program will once again host a Look Good Feel Better session for area women dealing with cancer treatments. The next session will be held on Friday, March 9 at 9 a.m. in the Salon and Spa Management classroom. “We are very excited to again…

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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 approximately 180 new members during its annual spring induction ceremony, marking one of the largest groups in recent history. 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…

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Singer, actor Kevin Faraci visits campus, Wallace State theatre students during Learning Communities event

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Singer and actor Kevin Faraci visited Wallace State recently as part of the college’s Learning Communities initiative. Faraci, a singer for the world-famous Cirque Du Solieil shows, presented to the Learning Communities’ classes and spent additional time on campus interacting with Wallace State’s theatre students after the presentation. Faraci, 38, encouraged each…

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Galloway crowned Miss Wallace State 2018

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College crowned Samantha Galloway as 2018 Miss Wallace State on Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at the Burrow Center Recital Hall. Galloway, of Fyffe, is the daughter of Austin and Sandy Galloway and is majoring in General Studies, with plans to transfer to Jacksonville State University to study art therapy.…

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Challie Johnson, of Hartselle, named 2018 Wallace State Homecoming Queen

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Challie Johnson, a Hartselle native, was named Wallace State Community College’s 2018 Homecoming Queen during the annual festivities on Sunday. She was crowned during halftime of the men’s basketball game vs. Southern Union. Johnson, a business management major, maintains leadership roles in a variety of organizations on campus. She is president of…

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