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Wallace State’s Medical Assistant program recognized at Hanceville City Hall during MA Recognition Week

in Community, Headlines, Health, Medical Assistant

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Medical Assistant program has been recognized with a proclamation this week, signed by the City of Hanceville for Medical Assistants Recognition Week. Hanceville City Clerk Tania Wilcox signed the proclamation, stating: Whereas, medical assistants are multi-skilled allied health professionals who perform a wide range of administrative and clinical roles with…

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Wallace State Theatre presenting “Mary Poppins” Oct. 25-28, including sensory friendly performance

in Community, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. —Wallace State Community College’s Fine and Performing Arts program is in the midst of rehearsals for Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s “Mary Poppins.” The production, complete with a flying Mary Poppins and live orchestra, will be shown Oct. 25-28, with shows at 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 25-27 and a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday,…

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Wallace State Community College recognizes Phi Theta Kappa fall inductees

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Health, Oneonta, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society recently welcomed new members during its annual fall induction 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 cross country teams heating up before postseason; men’s golf’s Matt Smith earns individual title

in Athletics, Community, Cross Country, Golf, Headlines, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Women's Cross Country

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State cross country is heating up as the postseason approaches. Both Wallace State teams are coming off one of their best performances since the program was reestablished last fall. The men and women each recently finished third overall at Sewanee Invitational. For the men, freshman Eli Wilhite finished fourth overall in…

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Wallace State volleyball sweeps Lawson State, securing 11th straight ACCC regular-season title

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Volleyball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s volleyball team clinched an 11th consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) regular-season championship on Wednesday night after sweeping Lawson State at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State prevailed 25-17, 25-21, 25-16, improving to 22-7 overall and a perfect 11-0 in conference play. The Lions have won 70 consecutive conference matches, an…

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Wallace State student Amie Willoughby spending week at NASA’s Langley Research Center

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State student Amie Willoughby is interacting with and learning from NASA astronauts this week at Langley Research Center in Virginia. Willoughby was one of three Wallace State students to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) five-week program this summer. Willoughby successfully stood out among her peers, earning her…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball team recognized by ACCS for nation’s top GPA

in Academic, Athletics, Community, Graduation, Headlines, Men's Basketball

Wallace State’s men’s basketball team was recognized in Montgomery on Wednesday at the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) monthly board meeting for being named the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Academic Team of the Year for men’s basketball after compiling a cumulative 3.48 GPA this past season. John Meeks’ squad is one of 27…

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