Wallace State-Oneonta campus offering new welding opportunity to single mothers in Blount County

in Academic, Community, Financial Aid, Headlines, Oneonta, Technical

ONEONTA, ALA. –Wallace State-Oneonta is offering single mothers in Blount County an opportunity to jump start their welding careers, through a grant from the Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham. The first five women to enroll in the program for the Spring 2018 semester can take advantage of this recently-established initiative. Candidates must be single mothers,…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball stays hot, winning three games in five days

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team reeled off its third win in five days at Tom Drake Coliseum on Sunday, earning an 83-72 victory over Columbia State. Eight Wallace State players scored at least six points as the Lady Lions moved to 8-3 on the season. Miajah Bullock poured in a career-high 13…

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Wallace State volleyball’s Abby Borden earns NJCAA honorable mention All-American recognition

in Athletics, Community, Headlines, Volleyball

HANCEVILLE, ALA- Wallace State volleyball setter Abby Borden was named a National Junior College Athletic (NJCAA) Division I honorable mention All-American on Thursday. Borden, a 5-foot-10 setter from Arab, led the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) with a single-season school record 1,429 assists in 2017, and she added 298 digs. Over her two-year career, Borden…

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Wallace State’s Dalys Mullican signs to play golf for Blue Mountain College; Check Freeman earns scholarship with men’s tennis

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

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State sophomore Dalys Mullican didn’t seriously consider playing golf until after her sophomore year of high school. Fast forward a few years later and Mullican already knows where she’ll continue her golf career upon graduating from Wallace State. Mullican, a Fairview High grad, signed a letter of intent with Blue Mountain…

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Wallace State Dental students, instructors touched by service trip to Kenya

in Alumni, Community, Headlines, Health, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dental Hygiene students from Wallace State Community College embarked on an international service learning trip to Kenya earlier this semester where they worked as part of a global health outreach team providing dental care to scores of patients, many of whom were receiving dental care for the first time. This was the…

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Wallace State’s Dr. Lance Boyd reflects on Classroom Lessons

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – An essay by Dr. Lance Boyd, math instructor at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, was recently published in “Innovation Abstracts,” a publication of the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development of the College of Education at the University of Texas at Austin.  In “As I Watch My Students Leave,” Boyd…

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Tour Germany and the Alps during summer group trip with Wallace State

in Community, Headlines, The Evelyn Burrow Museum

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College is accepting reservations for a May 2018 tour of Germany and the Alps. The nine-night trip is scheduled for May 17-27, 2018, and includes stops in Rothenburg, Munich, Lucerne, Salzburg, Heidelberg, and more. “This will be a wonderful trip for area residents who…

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Group tour planned to Discover Washington, D.C.

in Alumni, Community, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Alumni Association is now taking reservations for a June 2018 group tour of the nation’s capital. The “Discover Washington, D.C Tour” is scheduled for June 7-12, 2018, and includes visits to the U.S. Capitol Building, war memorials, the Smithsonian, Arlington National Cemetery, Ford’s Theatre and more. “This…

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WSCC Nursing outreach programs help thousands of Blount, Cullman county students

in Community, Headlines, Health, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Over the last several weeks, the Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education has helped thousands of students in Blount and Cullman counties through two of its outreach programs. During the month of November, nursing students have participated in both the Sightsavers America KidCheck Plus program and in its own Let’s…

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