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Wallace State alumni share advice, information to incoming OTA, PTA students

in Alumni, Headlines, Health, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapist Assistant

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dozens of students entering the Occupational Therapy Assistant and Physical Therapist Assistant programs at Wallace State Community College were surely nervous as they attended orientation in advance of starting classes in a couple of weeks. But there were some people there that day to ease them through their initial anxiety. During lunch…

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Hannah Bates Memorial Scholarship started at Wallace State Community College

in Academic, Alumni, Community, FastTrack, Financial Aid, Headlines, Nursing

  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Live fearless was one of Hannah Bates’s life mottos and she did just that every day of her 21 short years on Earth. To honor her memory, her zest for life and her giving spirit, her family and friends are giving back with the establishment of the Hannah Bates Memorial Scholarship…

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New Wallace State Dance Program Begins this Fall, Headed by Former American Ballet School in Paris Director BROOKE DESNOËS

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines

HANCEVILLE – Brooke Desnoës, founder and artistic director of the Academie Americaine de Danse de Paris, today known as the Académie de l’Art de la Danse et de sa Pédagogie (AADP), is returning home to the Cullman area twenty years in France to head up a new dance program at Wallace State Community College. “We intend…

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Former West Point, Wallace State student Parrott returns back, relishes fun World Cup experience

in Academic, Alumni, Comm Marketing, Community, Headlines

*Reprinted with permission from The Cullman Times  By JAKE WINFREY Sports Editor When Nicholas Parrott ultimately made his decision to attend the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia this summer, it was about more than simply his love for soccer. It was about going home. Parrott, who graduated from West Point in 2014 and spent…

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Wallace State students represent college at 2018 Student Leadership Institute at Eufaula’s Lakepoint Resort

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Student Activities

EUFAULA, ALA. – Wallace State students Emily Dia, Challie Johnson, Jada Golden, Katie Burden, Griffin Morris and Truman Boyd represented the college recently at the Student Leadership Institute (SLI) hosted by the Alabama Community College System at the Lakepoint State Park in Eufaula. This year’s theme was “The Nature of Leadership,” as approximately 200 students…

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AmeriCorps VISTA program accepting applications for four positions

in Alumni, Community, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College AmeriCorps VISTA program is currently taking applications for anyone interested in working one of its outreach programs, earning an allowance and, upon completion, receiving funds for further schooling, to pay off student loans, or a cash award. There are four full-time positions opening for the 2018-2019 year…

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