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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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Wallace State’s Computer Science program debuting Swift App Development program during spring semester

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. –Wallace State’s Computer Science program is offering a new Swift App Development class beginning with the spring 2018 semester. Through a partnership with the Alabama Community College System and Apple, students can register for CIS 157 and learn to code and design fully functional apps, gaining critical job skills in software development and…

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Wallace State hosts Christmas Spectacular on Thursday, Dec. 7

in Community, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines, Student Activities

  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College Fine and Performing Arts will present its annual Christmas Spectacular at 7 p.m., on Thursday, Dec. 7, in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. Admission is free. Four ensembles within the Fine and Performing Arts program will entertain with a selection of holiday tunes. The Wallace State Jazz…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams split tournament games over the weekend

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

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team split a pair of games in Americus, Ga., over the holiday weekend. The Lady Lions defeated Central Georgia Technical College, 59-47, and fell to South Georgia Technical College, 78-68. In the win over Central Georgia, Wallace State’s DeMaurea Moore, a freshman from Tuscaloosa, finished with a team-high…

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