Wallace State’s Student Government Association distributes backpacks to campus police department as part of “Props for Cops” campaign

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Student Government Association (SGA) recently participated in the “Props for Cops” state-wide initiative, distributing backpacks filled with goodies for the college’s police department. The backpacks contained the following items: a Wallace State T-shirt and hat, candy and crackers, a lanyard, a water bottle, tissues, hand sanitizer, an umbrella and thank-you…

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Wallace State’s Campus Ministries conducts “See You at the Pole” gathering at both campuses

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Campus Ministries hosted an opportunity Wednesday for students and employees to congregate at the college’s flag pole in observance of national “See You at the Pole” day. The same opportunity was offered at the Wallace State-Oneonta campus, where general studies student Joe Colunga led the prayer and general studies student…

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Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society raising awareness about heroin usage for college project

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Chapter  adopts a college project each academic year and is raising awareness about heroin usage this semester, informing the student body and the community about the drug’s addictive and deadly properties. Heroin-related deaths doubled in Alabama in 2014 and have been on the rise ever since. According…

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Nursing students giving back to military through T-shirt sale

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Nursing students giving back to active military through T-shirt sale HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Association of Nursing Students (ANS) is paying it forward to a military medical unit with each T-shirt they sell this week for their own program. Each year ANS organization creates one or two T-shirts for students to…

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Wallace State hosts “Back to Class Bash” for students

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Alumni Association, Student Government Association and Success Coaches hosted a “Back to School Bash” this week in front of the Student Center. Wallace State students had the opportunity to relax and participate in various entertaining activities, including outdoor checkers and cornhole. Cullman Medial Regional Center was on site during the…

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Wallace State Community College conducting donation drive for Baton Rouge Community College flood victims

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – After the April 2011 tornadoes, Wallace State Community College understands how drastically Mother Nature can affect a campus and its employees. Therefore, Wallace State is currently conducting a donation drive to assist Baton Rouge Community College in Louisiana as it rebounds and cleans up from the devastating floods that struck its state.…

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Wallace State student Alexander Perez is a native of Louisiana and enrolled in the Aviation/Flight Technology program.

Wallace State student Alexander Perez sparks college’s donation drive for Louisiana, Baton Rouge CC flood victims

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Wallace State student Alexander Perez discussing relief efforts: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dc7uHJJpjGE  HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Aviation/Flight Technology student Alexander Perez knows first-hand how flooding can be devastating and life-altering. Perez and his family lost all of their possessions during the Katrina flooding 11 years ago and his sister’s house was recently flooded with three feet of…

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Wallace State fall semester underway at both campuses

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Prior to transferring to Wallace State, student Justin Harris researched the college online and was immediately impressed. “I had always heard Wallace State was a great place to attend and had a nice campus. Once I found out for myself and visited for the first time, I knew it was the right…

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