Wallace State students among Automotive Scholarship Recipients

in Automotive Service Technology, Community, Headlines, Technical

MONTGOMERY – Four students at Wallace State Community College are among 48 students statewide who have each been awarded a $3,600 scholarship to study in automotive manufacturing programs at Alabama’s community colleges. The scholarships, along with a mentorship program led by seasoned automotive manufacturing professionals, were provided through the combined efforts of the Alabama Automotive…

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Wallace State’s Applied Technologies hosts 4th annual Career and Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day

in Academic, Agriculture Production/Horticulture, Automotive Service Technology, Aviation/Flight Technology, Building Construction, Community, Culinary Arts, Diesel Technology, Dual Enrollment, Engineering Technology, FastTrack, Headlines, HVAC & Refrigeration, Machine Tool Technology, Mechatronics, Electronics, Robotics Technology, Salon and Spa Management, Technical, Welding

You can watch video of the Signing Day event here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lgFeuRi2BkM&feature=youtu.be You can view pictures of the Signing Day event here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/wallacestate/albums/72157676784905747   HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Francisco Tomas is eager to get immersed into Wallace State’s Electronics Technology program once the Fall 2019 semester begins. “I’ve had an interest in robotics for about the last…

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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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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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1)   Director of Cullman Economic Development Dale Greer, Senator Garlan Gudger, Mercedes-Benz Organizational Development Specialist Steve Coburn, Mercedes-Benz U.S. International Vice President Rolf Wrona, Wallace State President Vicki Karolewics, Wallace State Dean of Applied Technologies Jimmy Hodges, Alabama Community College System Executive Director of Workforce and Economic Development Barry May.

Wallace State Community College, Mercedes-Benz U.S. International announce new co-op partnership

in Academic, Automotive Service Technology, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

The video of today’s announcement can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uFY1X5mG_fg&feature=youtu.be HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College and Mercedes-Benz US International, Inc., announced a new partnership on Friday morning, officially kicking off a Mercedes-Benz Tech Co-Op Program. Beginning in the Fall 2019 semester, Wallace State’s Automotive Service Technology students will be eligible to apply for…

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Wallace State-Mercedes Partnership Announcement on Friday

in Academic, Automotive Service Technology, Collision Repair, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, AL—Wallace State Community College and Mercedes-Benz U.S. International, Inc. will announce a new partnership at an event at the Burrow Center on the campus of Wallace State Community College in Hanceville on Friday, November 30 at 8:30 a.m. The partnership will include not only a co-op program for Wallace State students but also the donation…

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Wallace State students win three silver medals, two bronze at 54th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College students had a strong showing at the 54th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Ky., over the weekend, bringing home three silver medals and a pair of bronze awards. Wallace State Electronics Technology students Steven Ballard and Landon Warnock collected their second straight national medal.…

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