Cruise-In and Car Show rescheduled for Jan 26

in Automotive Service Technology, Community, Headlines, The Evelyn Burrow Museum

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The car show and cruise-in planned for Saturday, Jan. 19, at Wallace State’s Burrow Center, has been rescheduled for Saturday, Jan. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. due to the threat of inclement weather. The car show and cruise-in, sponsored in part by Alabama Cable Network and featuring area collectors, complements the Burrow Museum’s…

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Wallace State’s Learning Communities welcomes poet Kate Daniels to campus on Jan. 24

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Learning Communities welcomes poet Kate Daniels to campus on Thursday, Jan. 24 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at the Burrow Center Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public! Daniels, the Edwin Mims Chair of English at Vanderbilt University, is the author of six poetry collections,…

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Car show and cruise-in to kick start “LUSTER” exhibition

in Community, Headlines, The Evelyn Burrow Museum

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College will host the Alabama Cable Network car show, and a cruise-in open to all collectors and enthusiasts to kick start its new exhibition “LUSTER: Realism and Hyperrealism in Contemporary Automobile and Motorcycle Painting.” The LUSTER Exhibition Opening Reception and Alabama Cable Network Car…

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Wallace State’s Genealogy Collection adding Cullman County History photographs online

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Library

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College’s Genealogy online collection features photographs from Cullman County’s past for the public’s use. Wallace State’s Library has collected many other photographs over the years including an entire defunct newspaper’s archives. Those images will join the other collections on the Wallace State website at Philip Viverito, a retired…

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Scholarships available for single mothers interested in STEM-related fields

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Financial Aid, Headlines, Oneonta, Technical

ONEONTA, Ala. — The Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham recently donated $25,000 to the Wallace State Community College Future Foundation to benefit single mothers with an interest in continuing their education in STEM-related fields. The fund is offering five $5,000 scholarships to single mothers in Blount County who enroll in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and…

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Wallace State basketball teams begin conference play on Tuesday

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s basketball teams have turned the page to 2019, and that means conference play is looming. Both teams begin Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) action at Gadsden State on Tuesday, and the home opener is Jan. 12 vs. rival Shelton State. The Lady Lions (12-3) have been on a roll, winning…

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Wallace State-Oneonta EMS program proving successful for first students

in Dual Enrollment, Emergency Medical Services, Headlines, Health

ONEONTA, Ala. — Wallace State’s Oneonta campus is pleased to announce new enrollment opportunities for an Emergency Medical Service (EMS) program based on community demand. The EMS program accepts new students each semester. Registration for Spring 2019 is currently underway, with classes starting Jan. 7, 2019. The program has already proven successful for a number…

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Wallace State Sonography program graduates full class of 30

in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Graduation, Headlines, Health

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The 30 students who started the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at Wallace State Community College less than 18 months ago were recognized recently for their successful completion during a pinning ceremony held in the auditorium of the James C. Bailey Center. Program director April Sutherland credited the class’s success to their positivity…

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