WSCC welding student Jacob Humphrey participates in 2nd round of AWS/SkillsUSA competition next week

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State welding student Jacob Humphrey is ready for the second round of the American Welding Society/SkillsUSA world competition. Humphrey is among six students from across the United States congregating at the Robotics Technology Park in Tanner this weekend, and he’ll compete next week. During the first round, Humphrey was required to…

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Wallace State Holds Groundbreaking for New Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship

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HANCEVILLE, AL—Wallace State Community College held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new $7.7 million Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship on Friday. The new facility will be located on the north end of campus behind the School of Nursing and Center for Science. “This groundbreaking today is a sign of more groundbreakings to come from new industry…

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WALLACE STATE MEDIA ADVISORY – Groundbreaking Friday for Wallace State Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship

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HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College will break ground on a new Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship on Friday, November 9, 2018, at 11 a.m. behind the School of Nursing and Center for Science on the north end of the campus in Hanceville. Wallace State estimates the Center will create approximately 98 new jobs and…

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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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Altec pledges donation for scholarships for three WSCC programs

in Alumni, Collision Repair, Diesel Technology, Financial Aid, Headlines, Welding

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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