Attorney, author Liz Huntley to speak at Wallace State Community College on April 10

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College will welcome attorney, child advocate and author Liz Huntley to campus on Tuesday, April 10, at 9:30 a.m. during a Learning Communities event. Huntley’s upcoming visit is sponsored by the English Department, the Sigma Kappa Delta English Honor Society and Wallace State’s Learning Communities and open to the…

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Wallace State celebrating AmeriCorps Vista volunteers

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s AmeriCorps Vista members are being celebrated this week as part of AmeriCorps Week. “This is the perfect time to say “thank you” to our own AmeriCorps members: Mandy-Shea Riggins, Hali Marran, Heather McAfee, Hannah Kren, and Jo Johnson,” said Kristi Barnett, coordinator for the program through the Wallace…

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Wallace State Concert Band celebrating “The Best of Hollywood: 75 Years of Stage and Screen”

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The sounds of Hollywood will ring through the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre on Tuesday, April 24 when the Wallace State Concert Band presents “The Best of Hollywood: 75 Years of Stage and Screen.” Jacob Keisler, Director of the Concert Band, said he chose the Hollywood theme to offer something that everyone can…

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Wallace State to host Forum on Leadership as part of National Women’s History Month

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — In recognition of National Women’s History Month, Wallace State Community College announces it will host a Forum on Leadership on Thursday, March 22, at 9:30 a.m., in the Bailey Center Auditorium. A number of women in leadership roles will share their thoughts on leadership, success, and what it takes to break the…

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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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