Wallace State student Alex Santos shakes hands with a representative from the Alabama Department of Corrections during the Career Services Job Fair.

Wallace State Career Services Job Fair draws heavy interest from both employers, students

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

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – As a criminal justice student, Alex Santos browsed Wallace State’s Career Services Job Fair with much interest this week, especially since multiple police departments and law enforcement agencies were in attendance. “This Job Fair is a great opportunity for us and makes it easier to make connections and see what we may want…

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Wallace State-Oneonta’s CDL program, Alabama Guardrail, Inc., form valuable partnership

in Adult Education, Community, Headlines, Oneonta, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Alabama Guardrail, Inc., and Wallace State-Oneonta’s Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) program have been a perfect fit for nearly a year, sparked from Alabama Guardrail looking to consistently employ drivers full-time. “We would advertise for a driver, making them understand the job here also required you had to work on crew and construction,…

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Wallace State’s Career Services hosting Job Fair on March 14 at Peinhardt Conference Center

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Career Services is hosting a Job Fair on Thursday, March 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Peinhardt Conference Center inside the Center for Science and Nursing. The event is open to the public! Job Fair exhibitors include health services corporations, multiple law enforcement agencies and four-year universities,…

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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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Wallace State Community College recognizes Phi Theta Kappa spring inductees

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently welcomed new members during its annual spring semester 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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Wallace State’s Electronics Technology launches its Alabama F.A.M.E. program chapter

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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

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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

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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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