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Blount County mother, daughter graduate from Wallace State programs

in Alumni, Dual Enrollment, Headlines, Health, Nursing, Salon and Spa Management, Technical

Blount County residents Sher’ee Wright and her daughter Bailee Smith, owners of Serenity Hair Salon, are both proud graduates of Wallace State Community College. Smith was in the seventh grade when her mom started the Nursing program at Wallace State. Three years later, Smith enrolled at Wallace State as a Dual Enrollment student with the…

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Pictured are, from left, Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics, Wallace State-Oneonta students Kali Payne and Parker Cornelius, Mayor Norris, Wallace State-Oneonta student Casey Miller-Suchey, Wallace State-Oneonta Director Wes Rakestraw and Wallace State-Oneonta Office Manager Amber Robinson. April is celebrated annually as Community College Month.

Oneonta Mayor Ross Norris signs proclamation, recognizing Wallace State during Community College Month

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Oneonta

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Oneonta Mayor Ross Norris and the City of Oneonta recognized Wallace State this week, presenting a proclamation to honor the college during Community College Month. Said Ross Norris: “It’s an honor to work with Wallace State and President Dr. Vicki Karolewics and all of the administration. Students come from all over to…

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Hanceville mayor Kenneth Nail, front row, and the City of Hanceville recognized Wallace State this week, signing a proclamation to honor the college during Community College Month. Pictured with Nail are, back row, from left, Wallace State Dean of Students Dr. Ryan Smith, Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics, students Ivy Fowler, Channing Gafford, Lexie Riggins and Maya Jones, and Wallace State Coordinator of Student Engagement Jon Stephenson. April is celebrated annually as Community College Month.

Kenneth Nail, Woody Jacobs sign proclamations, recognizing Wallace State during Community College Month

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Hanceville Mayor Kenneth Nail, Cullman Mayor Woody Jacobs and their respective cities each recognized Wallace State this week, presenting a proclamation to honor the college during Community College Month. Said Hanceville Mayor Kenneth Nail: “We have a great relationship with Wallace State, and we’re proud what the college represents for our community…

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Demarkus Lampley is the third player in Wallace State men’s basketball history to earn NJCAA Division I 1st-team recognition.

Wallace State’s men’s basketball’s Demarkus Lampley named NJCAA Division I 1st-team All-American

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Men's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Demarkus Lampley carved out one of the most successful careers in Wallace State men’s basketball history and capped it Monday by being named a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I 1st-team All-American. Lampley, a 6-foot-2 guard from Central High School in Phenix City, averaged 26.6 points and six rebounds per…

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Dr. Vicki Karolewics Presented Shirley B. Gordon Award

in Community, Headlines

  Orlando, Fla.— Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) recognized Dr. Vicki Karolewics, president of Wallace State Community College, with the Shirley B. Gordon Award of Distinction during PTK Catalyst 2019, at the Society’s annual convention, in Orlando, Fla. last week. This award is given to college presidents who have shown strong support of student…

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Wallace State Therapeutic Massage instructor Babs Herfurth demonstrates fire cupping as Jada Sallinger of Eva looks on, during the the OTA/PTA Alumni Connection held at Wallace State Community College Thursday, April 4.

Wallace State hosts OTA/PTA Alumni Connection

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

Participants in the OTA/PTA Alumni Connection held at Wallace State Community College Thursday, April 4, watch a video screen showing Jonathan Cooper’s demonstration during a shoulder girdle introduction lab. Participants in the OTA/PTA Alumni Connection held at Wallace State Community College Thursday, April 4, watch a video screen showing Jonathan Cooper’s demonstration during a shoulder…

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