Wallace State’s Electronics Technology launches its Alabama F.A.M.E. program chapter

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Mechatronics, Electronics, Robotics Technology, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College’s Electronics Technology program will be an Alabama Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education (F.A.M.E.) chapter beginning in the Fall 2019 semester. Wallace State FAME is five-semester program, allowing students the opportunity to earn money while completing an associate’s degree in Industrial Maintenance. Students enrolled in the program will be…

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Wallace State students embrace opportunities available through Transfer Summit

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Dual Enrollment, Financial Aid, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Abby Herring, a Wallace State Fast Track student from Good Hope, wasn’t sure what to expect before she stopped by this week’s Transfer Summit at the Bailey Center lobby. “This is a great set-up. I love the convenience of all the colleges coming to Wallace State. It gives me a good idea…

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Wallace State’s ‘2+2’ program receives donation from Poultry and Egg Harold E Ford Foundation

in Academic, Agriculture Production/Horticulture, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s ‘2+2’ Poultry Science program recently received a $5,000 grant from the Poultry and Egg Harold E Ford Foundation and a monetary contribution given in part by Tuscaloosa-based Peco Foods, Inc. The funds will be utilized to make Wallace State students aware of occupations within the poultry science industry and the…

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Wallace State hosting Transfer Summit on Feb. 5

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Health, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State students are invited to attend a Transfer Summit on Tuesday, Feb. 5 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Bailey Center Auditorium and lobby. Four-year colleges and universities scheduled to be on campus are Athens State’s College of Health Sciences and College of Education, Jacksonville State, the University of Alabama,…

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Scholarship to fund 50 high school, college students’ paths to Automotive Manufacturing Careers

in Automotive Service Technology, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Financial Aid, Headlines, Oneonta, Technical

MONTGOMERY – The path to fill more than 10,000 automotive manufacturing jobs within two years will be even more affordable in 2019 for 50 students in Alabama. The Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association and Alabama Community College System have partnered to provide a total $180,000 in scholarships, as well as mentors, to 50 students who want…

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Wallace State Diesel Technology students Zachary Benefield, Kyle Keck inaugural recipients of Alabama Trucking Association scholarship

in Academic, Community, Diesel Technology, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Diesel Technology students Zachary Benefield and Kyle Keck are recipients this semester of the inaugural Alabama Trucking Association (ATA) Foundation Scholarship Fund through an agreement with the Wallace State Future Foundation. Both students were recognized on campus this week by Tim Frazier, ATA Director of Safety and Member Services, and…

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Wallace State’s John Wilson named Chef of the Year by Alabama Chapter of American Culinary Federation

in Academic, Community, Culinary Arts, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Chef John Wilson has been named the 2018 Chef of the Year by the Alabama Chapter of the American Culinary Federation (ACF). Wilson has worked in the culinary industry for 35 years and has served as the program head of Wallace State’s Academy of Culinary Arts program for five years.…

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Wallace State Releases Fall 2018 President’s and Dean’s Lists

in Academic, Admissions, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Oneonta, Technical

HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 888 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Fall 2018 Semester. To earn a spot on the Wallace State President’s List, students must maintain a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester while taking a course load of 12 or more hours. Placement on…

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Cruise-In and Car Show rescheduled for Jan 26

in Automotive Service Technology, Community, Headlines, The Evelyn Burrow Museum

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The car show and cruise-in planned for Saturday, Jan. 19, at Wallace State’s Burrow Center, has been rescheduled for Saturday, Jan. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. due to the threat of inclement weather. The car show and cruise-in, sponsored in part by Alabama Cable Network and featuring area collectors, complements the Burrow Museum’s…

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