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WSCC Athletics: Men’s golf finishes tournament runner-up in Foley; softball, baseball and tennis updates

in Athletics, Baseball, Headlines, Men's Golf, Men's Tennis, Softball, Women's Tennis

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s men’s golf finished tournament runner-up at the GlenLakes Invitational in Foley on Tuesday, marking the team’s third runner-up finish this season. Sophomore Conner Bruce made the All-Tournament team for Wallace State, carding a 4-over par 220 (71-73-76). It’s Bruce’s second time to earn All-Tournament recognition this spring after capturing low…

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Wallace State alum Timothy Alexander visited campus to present during TRIO Day.

Wallace State alum Timothy Alexander presents inspiring message to college’s Talent Search participants

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Timothy Alexander began his story at Wallace State and continues to inspire individuals every day. Alexander, a 2011 Wallace State graduate, recently returned to campus to speak during TRIO Day, addressing Talent Search students within the college’s Student Support Services organization. While attending the former Erwin high school in Birmingham, Alexander was…

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Wallace State students among Automotive Scholarship Recipients

in Automotive Service Technology, Community, Headlines, Technical

MONTGOMERY – Four students at Wallace State Community College are among 48 students statewide who have each been awarded a $3,600 scholarship to study in automotive manufacturing programs at Alabama’s community colleges. The scholarships, along with a mentorship program led by seasoned automotive manufacturing professionals, were provided through the combined efforts of the Alabama Automotive…

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Applications being accepted for most Wallace State Health Science programs for Fall 2019 entry

in Admissions, Child Development, Dental Assisting, Dental Hygiene, Diagnostic Imaging, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Emergency Medical Services, Headlines, Health, Health Information Technology/Medical Coding, Medical Assistant, Medical Laboratory Technician, Nursing, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Pharmacy Technology, Physical Therapist Assistant, Polysomnography Technologist (Sleep Lab), Respiratory Therapy, Therapeutic Massage

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The application process is open for students wishing to apply to Health Science programs at Wallace State Community College. Most of the college’s programs select new students for admission each fall through a competitive application process. In most cases, the application process runs from March 1 to June 1. Exceptions to the…

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A group of eight made up of Wallace State Nursing faculty and students will travel to Kenya March 27-April 7 for a global health outreach with Kenya Relief. A week of events were held March 18-22 in advance of their trip. Pictured from left are, in front, students Holly Smith, Nicole Stoddard, Ashley McClintock and Karly Payne; in back, Health Science Dean Lisa German, student Melinda Fulford, instructors Bonnie Bibb and Kelly Walker, student Kierra Baswell, Kenya Relief founder Steve James, Nursing program director Deborah “Pepper” Hoover and Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics.

Wallace State Nursing sends team on global health outreach with Kenya Relief

in Community, Future Foundation, Headlines, Health, Nursing, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Before six students and two instructors from the Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education embark on a global health outreach project this week with Kenya Relief, their fellow students, faculty and staff showed their support with a special week of events. The Kenya Kick-Off Week included presentation of research projects…

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Jacob Okorley enrolled in Wallace State’s Building Construction program after beginning his collegiate path as a general studies student.

Wallace State’s Building Construction program steadily on the rise

in Building Construction, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

Watch recent student work at Wallace State’s Building Construction program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=94cKHf3NzAA&feature=youtu.be HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State student Jacob Okorley was scanning the college’s website one afternoon when he encountered the Building Construction program. Okorley has been invested in the program ever since. “I was a general studies student, looking for a major I could get…

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Wallace State’s Small Farmer Training adds FARM short-term certificate for Summer 2019 semester

in Community, Continuing Education, Headlines, Small Farmer Training, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Small Farmer Training program is already expanding its offerings, beginning with the Summer 2019 semester. The Farm and Ready to Market (FARM) short-term certificate consists of 24 credit hours and can be completed in two semesters. “This certificate is offered during the summer and fall semesters and concentrates on fruit…

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WSCC Athletics: Men’s tennis wins 4th straight match; men’s golf finishes runner-up at Goose Pond; baseball wins series

in Athletics, Baseball, Community, Headlines, Men's Golf, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s 16th-ranked men’s tennis team has won four consecutive matches after notching a conference victory over Gadsden State last Friday and East Central Mississippi on Sunday. The Lions won both matches, 9-0, sweeping singles and doubles action. For Wallace State, No. 1 Sebastian Arce, No. 2 Ethan Aycock, No. 3 Nick…

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ACCS Signs MOU with VCSI to Strengthen Programs in Aerospace, Emerging Technologies

in Academic, Technical

The Alabama Community College System (ACCS) and the Von Braun Center for Science and Innovation’s University Consortium (VCSI-UC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that fosters the advancement of programs which center on a number of emerging technologies. The ACCS is the first community college system to participate in the multi-state consortium.The MOU creates…

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