Wallace State’s Landscape Construction class renovating Computer Science building courtyard for semester project

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HANCEVILLE – Each Tuesday afternoon this semester it’s been common for Wallace State students, faculty or staff to peek outside the Computer Science front window and admire the landscaping work being conducted at the building’s courtyard. “We seem to have an audience each week. Students and instructors are starting to notice the work being done.…

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WSCC’s Therapeutic Massage Program Achieves 100 Percent Pass Rate on National Board Exam

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, (256) 352-8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu   HANCEVILLE, Ala. — As Babs Herfurth thought of ways she might be able to help her students in Wallace State Community College’s Therapeutic Massage program improve their chances of passing the national certification exam, she decided to take the test herself.…

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Wallace State Introduces Associate in Applied Science Degree in General Technology

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, (256) 352-8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu   HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students enrolled in technical programs at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville that have traditionally been certificate-only now have the opportunity to also earn an associate in applied science degree in General Technology. Wallace State has been granted…

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Wallace State Upholstery Department Recovers Couch for COA

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, (256) 352-8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. — “This is an example of how a community college helps the community,” said State Rep. Randall Shedd, director of the Cullman County Commission on Aging (COA). Shedd recently met with Alabama Commission on Higher Education board member Patricia McGriff,…

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New Engineering Program to Begin This Fall at Wallace State

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. — This fall Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., will open its new engineering technology program, becoming the first two-year college in the area to offer an associate in applied science degree in engineering technology. The college will also offer…

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Billy Pezzeca at the 2013 Adult Education Summer Conference

Wallace State Adult Education graduate Billy Pezzeca Earns Pete Turnham Scholarship

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Adult Education graduate Billy Pezzeca of Arab is a recipient of the Pete Turnham Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually by the Alabama Association for Public and Continuing Adult Education (ALAPCAE) and is named in honor of Turnham,…

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PAVES Program Provides Free Life Coach for One Year to Wallace State Students

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CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications & Marketing, Wallace State Community College, Hanceville, Ala., 256.352.8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The first year of college can be intimidating. Freshmen students can feel like they’ve entered a deep, dark forest with no one around to guide them. Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala., is working to light the…

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Wallace State students compete at 49th annual SkillsUSA national conference; Lowry finishes second in CNC competition

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CONTACT: Russell Moore, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, 256.352.8443, russell.moore@wallacestate.edu HANCEVILLE – Wallace State machining student Mark Lowry of Vinemont won second place in the CNC Turning competition at 49th Annual National SkillsUSA tournament in Kansas City, Mo. last week. This was Lowry’s second year competing at the national level. He finished in…

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Wallace State Holds Ceremony for Scholarship Recipients

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State Community College recently presented numerous scholarships to area students.   Scholarship recipients included (pictured L-R):   Presidential Front Row: Katherine Sexton, Brooke Gentry, Brianna Keown, Payton Norris, Mackenzie Dunn, Jessica French, Cynthia Cox Back Row: Brett Bates, Drew Johnson, Gavin Hutson, Dusty Alexander, Joel Robinson, Gunner Moore, Jordan Turney   Presidential Service…

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