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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Aug. 30 Block party to kick off fall semester

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students, faculty, staff and guests at Wallace State Community College will be entertained by the band Blue Water Highway on Thursday, Aug. 30 as the college celebrates the beginning of the Fall 2018 semester. The Learning Communities committee has arranged for the Texas-based band to play during a Learning Communities Kickoff Block…

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Wallace State employees treated to keynote speaker Brittany Wagner, formerly of Netflix’s “Last Chance U,” during Fall Convocation

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s employees officially kicked off the beginning of the 2018-19 academic year last week at the college’s annual Convocation, welcoming Brittany Wagner as the keynote speaker. Wagner earned worldwide fame as an academic counselor at East Mississippi Community College through the popular Netflix series “Last Chance U.” Wagner was heavily featured…

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Wallace State Community College fall semester underway; students can register through Aug. 21

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Fall semester welcome from Dean of Students Dr. Ryan Smith: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCC58s57Khk HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s fall semester is underway and there’s still time to enroll in classes! Late registration continues through Tuesday, Aug. 21. Andrew Lee decided to attend Wallace State last fall after making visits to campus with his basketball team…

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Altec pledges donation for scholarships for three WSCC programs

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HANCEVILLE, Ala — Altec recently donated to the Wallace State Community College Future Foundation to provide scholarships to students in three applied technology programs: Collision Repair, Diesel Technology and Welding. Altec is a leading equipment and service provider for the electric utility, telecommunications, contractor, lights and signs and tree care markets. Altec employs several Wallace…

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Wallace State’s Aviation/Flight Technology program invites public to airport during World Helicopter Day on Aug. 19

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Aviation/Flight Technology program is celebrating World Helicopter Day with an event on Sunday, Aug. 19 at the Cullman Regional Airport-Folsom Field. Wallace State Flight Technology instructors and students invite the public to stop by the airport from noon to 4 p.m. as they celebrate the event. World Helicopter Day is…

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Wallace State hosts annual Strategic Analysis meeting for business and industry partners

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College recently had administrators and select instructors present to local businesses and industry during their annual Strategic Analysis Team meeting. “Wallace State is always interested in improving our students’ experiences in their fields. Our programs sometimes need the latest tool or simulator to help students have the skills they…

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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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