Spain Park High wins BEST Award for 3rd straight year at WSCC, Good Hope Middle and Marshall Technical Academy also advance

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Spain Park High School prevailed at the North Alabama BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) Robotics competition for the third consecutive year at Wallace State Community College last week, earning the 2018 BEST Award. Spain Park has now won in all three of its appearances at Wallace State. Besides the overall BEST…

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UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour visiting Wallace State on Nov. 14

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour® program is visiting Wallace State on Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in Student Center parking lot loop. UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour uses a high-tech simulator, impact video, and a number of other resources to educate the public about the dangers of texting while driving and…

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Wallace State Community College recognizes Phi Theta Kappa fall inductees

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently welcomed new members during its annual fall induction ceremony. 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 or more credit hours the previous semester. Wallace State’s Alpha Chi…

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Mini Term II registration is Wednesday, Oct. 10, classes begin Oct. 11

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Registration for Wallace State Community College’s fall semester Mini Term II classes takes place Wednesday, Oct. 10 and Thursday, Oct. 11. Classes begin Oct. 11. Wallace State has a variety of options, including online courses, for students to register for during the second mini term. Mini Term II classes are eight-week courses…

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WSCC welding student Jacob Humphrey among select company contending for spot at WorldSkills Competition

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State welding student Jacob Humphrey knows what it takes to be a state SkillsUSA champion. He’s now attempting to be among the top six students in the United States to qualify for the American Welding Society/SkillsUSA world competition. Since enrolling at Wallace State during the summer semester, Humphrey, has devoted a…

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Congressman Aderholt and the EDA Announce $2 Million for Wallace State for Job Training

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WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $2 million grant to Wallace State Community College (WSCC) of Cullman, Alabama, to build a technical education center that will help workers gain new, in-demand skills. According to grantee estimates, the project is expected to create 68…

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Wallace State students earn place on President’s and Dean’s Lists for summer semester

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  HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 263 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Summer 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.…

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Wallace State’s Jimmy Hodges, Austin Monk complete Alabama Certified Workforce and Economic Developer program

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Jimmy Hodges, Wallace State’s Dean of Applied Technologies, and Austin Monk, Wallace State’s Director of Workforce Development, participated in the second meeting of the Alabama Certified Workforce and Economic Developer (ACWED) program last week in Montgomery. The ACWED program, established by the Alabama Community College System (ACCS), is a yearlong program that…

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Lance Self, founder and CEO of Zero RPM, named 2018 Wallace State Most Outstanding Alumni

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Lance Self, founder and CEO of Cullman-based Zero RPM, has earned the 2018 Most Outstanding Wallace State Alumni award. Self was recognized as the recipient at Wallace State’s annual Convocation this month. “I was obviously surprised when I received the email I was going to be named the Outstanding Alum. I’ve never…

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