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Meeting to spotlight health programs with openings this fall

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Health Science programs with openings still available for the Fall 2017 semester at Wallace State Community College will hold an informational meeting on Wednesday, June 28, at 10 a.m. on the 12th floor of the James C. Bailey Center on the Hanceville campus. “This meeting gives students who did not get into…

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Wallace State baseball’s Braxton Light, Blake Rivera drafted by Chicago Cubs, San Francisco Giants respectively

in Alumni, Athletics, Baseball, Community, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State pitchers Braxton Light and Blake Rivera were each selected in the 2017 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft on Wednesday. Light was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 24th round, while Rivera, a freshman, was drafted in the 32nd round by the San Francisco Giants. With Light and…

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Wallace State students earn place on President’s and Dean’s Lists

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Oneonta, Technical

HANCEVILLE, AL—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville congratulates the 761 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Spring 2017 Semester. To earn a spot on the Wallace State President’s List, students must maintain a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester while taking a course load of 12 or more hours. Placement on the…

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Wallace State anglers Josh Butts, Reid Conner win 2017 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Wild Card championship

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State anglers Josh Butts and Reid Conner won the 2017 Carhartt Bassmaster College World Series Wild Card championship at Lay Lake over the weekend. It’s the second Wild Card championship (presented by Bass Pro Shops) for Wallace State’s BASS fishing club over the past three summers, and the second time Butts…

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First CELEBRATE event a success, second event June 14

in Community, Headlines, Health

  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The first CELEBRATE Adult Health and Wellness Fair was deemed a success, as more than 20 area residents turned out for the inaugural event hosted by the Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education. During the four-hour event, area residents could visit with nursing students and professionals to get tips…

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Wallace State softball’s Beshears, Hammonds receive recognition from NFCA

in Athletics, Headlines, Softball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball sophomore Taylor Beshears was named a National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) NJCAA 2nd-team All-American this week. Beshears, who has signed with Jacksonville State, capped a stellar career with Wallace State during her sophomore season. Playing primarily at catcher, she hit .453 with a team-high 17 home runs and 45…

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Wallace State graduate David Hinds begins BioTrain internship at HudsonAlpha

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Graduation, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – David Hinds was one of the first Wallace State students to show interest last fall in a newly formed genetics research club on campus. It ultimately led to him earning a summer internship at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology in Huntsville as part of the BioTrain 2017 program. Hinds began the internship…

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