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ACCS recognizes national Adult Education and Family Literacy Week (AEFL)

in Academic, Adult Education, Alumni, Community, Headlines

MONTGOMERY, ALA. – The Alabama Community College System (ACCS), along with its member colleges throughout the state, joins the nation in celebration of the week of September 21st -26th as national Adult Education and Family Literacy Week (AEFL). Designated by Congress, national Adult Education and Family Literacy Week raises public awareness of adult education and family…

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Wallace State volleyball knocks off Southern Union, Lawson State at home

in Athletics, Headlines, Volleyball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team swept a pair of conference matches against Southern Union and Lawson State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Wednesday night. Wallace State sophomore CeCe Hall combined for 33 kills and 11 blocks two days after being named the Alabama Community College (ACCC) Player of the Week, and the Lions (21-4,…

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Wallace State’s 2015-16 Teaching and Learning Academy participants are, front row, from left, Karen Morris, Penny Rodgers, Sally Warren, Kelli Rich, Cynthia Smith, Susan Copeland and Carrie Bentley, back row, from left, Jacob Keisler, Aaron Nichols, Michael Johnson, Randy Hammond and Jeremy Wilt. Not pictured are Leah Gann, Emily Johnston, Kelly Krigbaum, Alicia Standridge and Megan Zerillo.

Wallace State begins second year of Teaching and Learning Academy for new faculty

in Academic, Headlines, Health, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – A new group of Wallace State instructors was recently welcomed to the college’s Teaching and Learning Academy for the 2015-16 academic year. Wallace State’s Teaching and Learning Academy initiative, now in its second year, was established in the summer of 2014 to merge new faculty together, help them learn more about the college…

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ARC Grant Awarded to Wallace State Community College for ‘Winston County Works!’ Project

in Academic, Adult Education, Community, Continuing Education, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala.—Wallace State Community College in Hanceville, Ala. has been awarded a $748,965 Appalachian Regional Commission grant for “Winston County Works!,” a project to increase employability of Winston County residents through basic workplace skills training and advanced technical training in high-growth, high-demand automotive manufacturing fields. “The potential for the Winston County residents to increase their standard of…

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New-look lineup lifts Wallace State volleyball past Jeff Davis

in Athletics, Headlines, Volleyball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State volleyball picked up its second conference victory in three days on Friday, rolling past Jeff Davis at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State (16-3, 7-0 Alabama Community College Conference), which extended its conference winning streak to 21 matches, prevailed 25-16, 25-14, 25-16 behind a new starting lineup. Coach Randy Daniel used the…

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Wallace State volleyball breezes past Gadsden State in home opener, extending ACCC winning streak

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State volleyball’s home opener was a convincing effort. Freshman Kelsea Bivins and sophomore CeCe Hall combined for 35 kills for Wallace State, lifting the Lions to a 25-18, 25-10, 25-15 victory over rival Gadsden State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Wednesday night. After playing its first 17 matches on the road, Wallace…

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Wallace State volleyball notches conference victory over Lawson State, extending ACCC streak to 16 matches

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team swept Lawson State on the road Friday night, earning its second conference victory in three days. CeCe Hall paced the way with 12 kills and four blocks, Kelsea Bivins added 12 kills and a pair of blocks and Wallace State prevailed 25-14, 25-14, 25-11 over the Cougars. The Lions…

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Wallace State streamlines ACT prep courses

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  HANCEVILLE, Ala. — High school students wanting to brush up on skills in advance of taking the ACT tests can now choose to take either the English and reading portion, the math and science portion or both. The Wallace State Community College Alumni Association, which presents workshops for students preparing for the ACT, have…

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