‘Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit’ opens at Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College and The Evelyn Burrow Museum welcomes the Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit on campus starting this week and continuing through May 24. Presented by the Alabama Humanities Foundation in partnership with the Alabama Bicentennial Commission, Alabama Department of Archives and History, and the Cullman County Museum, the…

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Bicentennial traveling exhibition coming to Cullman County

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Exhibition expected at Wallace State Community College April 15-May 24 “Making Alabama. A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit” presented by Alabama Humanities Foundation made its long-awaited debut in Montgomery March 5, displaying 200 years of Alabama history and beyond. The exhibit opened in the capitol in the Old Supreme Court Library and will be on display through…

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Cullman County Bicentennial Committee Announces Student Art Competition, Winner in Each Grade to Receive $100 Cash Scholarship Award

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CULLMAN, AL — The Cullman County Bicentennial Committee is seeking artists to participate in an exhibition of local community artworks, April 24-May 24, 2018, at the Burrow Center at Wallace State Community College, in conjunction with the Making Alabama traveling exhibition. Participants are encouraged to submit artwork based on some aspect of Alabama – its…

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Wallace State to host Forum on Leadership as part of National Women’s History Month

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — In recognition of National Women’s History Month, Wallace State Community College announces it will host a Forum on Leadership on Thursday, March 22, at 9:30 a.m., in the Bailey Center Auditorium. A number of women in leadership roles will share their thoughts on leadership, success, and what it takes to break the…

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The Evelyn Burrow Museum displays maps outlining history of Alabama

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HANCEVILLE, AL — The Evelyn Burrow Museum, in conjunction with the Alabama 200 bicentennial celebration, is exhibiting a collection of maps of the state documenting its changes before and after statehood was established. On loan from the Birmingham Public Library, “Sweet Home: Alabama’s History in Maps” will be on display through at least Feb. 28.…

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The Evelyn Burrow Museum welcomes artwork by Mississippi’s Bewey Bowden

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College is pleased to announce the opening of its exhibit “Color Explosion” featuring the artwork of Mississippi artist Bewey Bowden. Known as the “Poppy Lady,” Bowden’s oil paintings are filled with colorful flora and fauna. She is considered one of Mississippi’s leading artists, with…

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Tour Germany and the Alps during summer group trip with Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College is accepting reservations for a May 2018 tour of Germany and the Alps. The nine-night trip is scheduled for May 17-27, 2018, and includes stops in Rothenburg, Munich, Lucerne, Salzburg, Heidelberg, and more. “This will be a wonderful trip for area residents who…

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Wallace State’s Communications and Marketing Department wins eight medallion awards at NCMPR District 2 Conference

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –Wallace State Community College in Hanceville was recently recognized by the National Council for the Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) at the organization’s district conference in Louisville, Ky. Wallace State earned eight Medallion awards, including gold awards for the college’s promotional brand video and successful recruitment and or marketing program. Regarding Wallace State’s…

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Warhol exhibit inspires What’s Pop art exhibit

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dozens of artists in the Cullman area put their own spin on pop art with the What’s Pop Community Art Showcase hosted by the Wallace State Community College Fine and Performing Arts program. The exhibition came about as a complement to the “Fifteen Minutes: Homage to Andy Warhol” exhibition currently installed at…

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