Wallace State’s Student Support Services program to receive grant from U.S. Department of Education

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College has been selected to receive a grant from the U.S. Department of Education for its Student Support Services (SSS) program. The grant is for a total of $286,808 for the first budget period and is anticipated to be for a total of five years. “Wallace State is grateful…

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Wallace State anglers Josh Butts, Justin Rivers finish in middle of pack at Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State anglers Josh Butts and Justin Rivers finished 38th among 81 teams at the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship in Stevens Point, Wis., over the weekend. Butts and Rivers made the second national championship appearance for Wallace State’s BASS fishing club in three years. They qualified for nationals after becoming…

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Wallace State’s Lions’ Pride sessions underway this summer

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College is preparing for the fall 2015 semester by conducting its annual Lions’ Pride orientation sessions for new students. The college has conducted a pair of Lions’ Pride sessions this week and three overall this summer. They are being held at the School of Nursing and Center for Science…

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From left, Wallace State anglers Josh Butts and Justin Rivers.

Wallace State anglers Justin Rivers, Josh Butts ready for Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State anglers Justin Rivers and Josh Butts have humbly savored the publicity they’ve generated for the college since winning the Carhartt Bassmasters College World Series Wild Card championship last month. The next step in their impressive journey begins Thursday morning at the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship in Stevens Point,…

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Judson Crump with his duck call.

Wallace State Machine Tool Technology student Judson Crump is just a duck call away

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State student Judson Crump had one goal in mind when he initially enrolled in Wallace State’s Machine Tool Technology program: Learn how to make duck calls. Crump is accomplishing much more. Crump, an Eva resident, recently competed in the Job Skills Demonstration competition at the 51st annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and…

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Wallace State Welding instructor Randy Hammond chosen to attend the AWS Instructors’ Institute

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Welding instructor Randy Hammond has been selected to attend the American Welding Society’s (AWS) Instructors’ Institute from July 19-21 in Miami. Hammond, 42, has taught welding at Wallace State since May 2014 after spending six years as an instructor at the Blount County Career Technical Center. Hammond will represent the…

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Wallace State’s priority online fall registration begins Monday, June 22

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Priority online registration for Wallace State Community College’s fall 2015 semester begins Monday, June 22. Wallace State students with 45+ previously earned credit hours can register first during priority registration. Students with 30+ hours can register beginning Wednesday, June 24 and those with 15+ previously earned hours can register on June 26.…

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Mason Shirley, a recent Hayden High graduate, among WSCC dual enrollment students getting a head start with career goals

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  –  Wallace State dual enrollment student Mason Shirley graduated from Hayden High School last month as valedictorian, with a strong number of college credit hours completed and with a clear career path in his sight. Shirley has been enrolled in Wallace State’s Career Tech Dual Enrollment program since 2013 and is approaching the…

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Wallace State's Scott Bartlett, left, with Joe Hendrix.

Wallace State student Scott Bartlett becomes first Industrial Electronics recipient of AlabamaGermany scholarship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  –  Wallace State Industrial Electronics student Scott Bartlett is the first program recipient of the AlabamaGermany Bill Taylor Scholarship. Bartlett, who turns 42 years old on Friday, is currently in his third semester in the program. The Fairview native earned the AlabamaGermany Partnership recognition after applying for an Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association (AAMA)…

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