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Scholarship fund established in honor of North Alabama pastor Eldridge Criscoe

in Alumni, Community, Financial Aid, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — An endowed scholarship established in honor of a longtime North Alabama pastor will benefit students from Brewer High School in perpetuity. The Eldridge Criscoe Endowed Scholarship will be available to Wallace State Community College students who graduate from or attended Brewer High School. The scholarship was funded by a donation from Johnny…

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Wallace State’s men’s golf wins third WSCC Fall Invitational in four years, WSCC’s Maddox earns low medalist

in Athletics, Community, Golf, Headlines, Men's Golf

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s golf team captured its third WSCC Fall Invitational title in four years on Tuesday, and freshman Cody Maddox was the individual low medalist in his first collegiate tournament with the Lions. Monday and Tuesday proved to be wet and dreary at Cross Creek Golf Course, but it didn’t faze…

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Wallace State volleyball splits six matches over weekend; WSCC cross country competes in 1st fall meet

in Athletics, Cross Country, Headlines, Men's Cross Country, Volleyball, Women's Cross Country

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team split six matches over the weekend at the Owens Community College Invitational in Toledo, Ohio, including beating two ranked squads. Wallace State defeated St. Clair County Community College (25-19, 25-19, 22-25, 25-19), 16th-ranked Illinois Central College (25-16, 25-20, 26-24) and 19th-ranked Muskegon Community College (25-17, 25-17, 25-20). Among…

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Wallace State Fine and Performing Arts presents ArtsKids! programs

in Community, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Fine and Performing Arts department announces its new ArtsKids program for area students in grades 3-8. The first session, SingKids! will be held during Fall 2017 semester. “ArtsKids is a new outreach program offered through our Fine and Performing Arts programs to give area students an introduction…

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Wallace State’s Job Placement Office a new resource for students

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Oneonta, Student Activities, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s Job Placement Office is a new resource available to Wallace State students. The Job Placement Office is located on the 9th floor of the Bailey Center in room 903 and coordinated by Jamie Blackmon, who also serves as Wallace State’s Winston County Works Director. “We want to offer assistance in…

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Advocating for community colleges nationwide

in Headlines

From Community College Daily: American Association of Community Colleges   Editor’s note: This article concludes a two-part feature on community college CEOs who were recently elected to served on the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) board of directors. For Vicki Karolewics, president of Wallace State Community College in Alabama, serving on the AACC board of directors is about her passion for supporting the…

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Wallace State students earn place on President’s and Dean’s Lists for Summer 2017 semester

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

HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College congratulates the 181 students named to the President’s List and Dean’s List for the Summer 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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Evelyn Burrow Museum exhibit celebrates artist Andy Warhol

in Community, Headlines, The Evelyn Burrow Museum

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College welcomes a special exhibit featuring works celebrating American artist, director and producer Andy Warhol. “FIFTEEN MINUTES: Homage to Andy Warhol, an Exhibition of Sight and Sound” will be on display from August 29 to October 31 in the main gallery of the museum.…

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