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Wallace State Community College Named One of 150 Top US Community Colleges Eligible to Compete for $1 Million Dollar Aspen Prize

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Alabama’s Wallace State Community College, with campuses in Hanceville and Oneonta, was named today one of 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance in America’s community colleges. Wallace State Community College was selected from a…

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Author/athlete Tricia Downing delivers inspirational message during Common Read presentation

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Author Tricia Downing delivered an inspiring presentation at Wallace State Community College recently as she was welcomed to campus in conjunction with the annual Common Read initiative. Downing was an avid cyclist, competing in prestigious events across the U.S., when her life was altered in 2000. She was hit by a motorist…

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Wallace State athletics: Volleyball, Men’s Golf and Cross Country updates

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team is inching closer to a 10th consecutive Alabama Community College (ACCC) regular season title after sweeping Snead State, 25-21, 25-20, 25-10, at Tom Drake Coliseum on Wednesday night. Wallace State improved to 22-6 overall and 12-0 in ACCC action and is close to securing the top seed for…

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Registration for Wallace State’s fall Mini Term II is Oct. 11, classes begin Thursday, Oct. 12

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s fall semester Mini Term II registration takes place Wednesday, Oct. 11 and classes begin Thursday, Oct. 12. Wallace State has multiple options, including online courses, that students can register for during the second mini term. Mini Term II classes are eight-week courses and conclude Dec. 13. Mini Term…

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Wallace State volleyball completes conference sweep, remains unbeaten in ACCC action

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team notched two more conference victories on Thursday night, sweeping Bevill State (25-17, 25-8, 25-8) and Wallace Community College – Selma (25-13, 25-8, 25-14) at Tom Drake Coliseum. The Lions (19-6, 9-0 Alabama Community College Conference) have won 10 matches in a row and extended their ACCC winning streak…

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Lost history found at Wallace State through research collection under Robert Davis’ guidance

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Continuing Education, Headlines, Library

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  The family and local history research collection in the library of Wallace State Community College in Hanceville draws questions and researchers from far and near. It has received national recognition from the National Archives of the United States, the Church of Latter-Day Saints, and the American Association for State and Local History…

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Wallace State to welcome Common Read author Tricia Downing to campus on Oct. 4

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College will welcome author Tricia Downing to campus on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 9:30 a.m. at the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre in the Student Center. Downing’s memoir, “Cycle of Hope: A Journey from Paralysis to Possibility,” is currently serving as Wallace State’s selection for its annual Common Read initiative.…

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