Wallace State’s Adult Education Department conducts 2017 graduation

in Academic, Adult Education, Community, Graduation, Headlines, Oneonta

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Like his fellow GED (general education development) completers, Josh Chadwick is prepared for the next chapter in his life after recently being recognized at the 2017 Wallace State Adult Education Department graduation. “This is a big accomplishment for me and an important one. It’s a step I should have taken years ago,…

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WSCC softball eliminated at NJCAA National Championship, closes season at 39-18; WSCC women’s golf finishes 12th in nation

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball’s pursuit of a third national title ended late Thursday night as the Lions were eliminated at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I National Championship by North Central Texas. North Central Texas scored three runs in the bottom of the fourth inning to take a 7-6 edge…

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Wallace State graduates first students from online Child Development program

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The 2017 graduating class at Wallace State Community College included the first students to take advantage of the new online format for the Child Development Program. Nathaniel Butler, Lucy Michaus Chavez and Amy Hill were among the cohort of students graduating with an Associate in Applied Science in Child Development from Wallace…

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Willoughby named 2nd-team PING All-American; WSCC baseball, softball & tennis postseason updates

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

Wallace State freshman golfer Chip Willoughby was named a 2nd-team PING All-American by the Golf Coaches Association of American on Monday prior to the Lions teeing off Tuesday for the first round of the NJCAA Division I National Championship in Garden City, Kan. Prior to the event, Willoughby and fellow Wallace State golfer Brandon LaCasse…

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Run raises almost $7,000 for Connor Strickland Memorial Scholarship

in Alumni, Headlines, Health, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — More than 120 runners ran through clouds of colored powder during the Connor Strickland Memorial Color Run 5K and Fun Run held recently at Wallace State Community College, helping to raise almost $7,000 for the John Connor Strickland Memorial Scholarship Fund. “I was amazed and very grateful,” said Jill Strickland, Connor’s mother,…

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Wallace State’s students flourish yet again at state SkillsUSA competition

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, Graduation, Headlines, Student Activities, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College has produced a new batch of SkillsUSA award winners. Nine students recently earned gold medals at the state competition in Birmingham, and Wallace State once again earn the Highest Participation Award. “SkillsUSA gives our students a platform to show their skills and at Wallace State we have skills.…

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