Wallace State Holds Groundbreaking for New Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship

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HANCEVILLE, AL—Wallace State Community College held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new $7.7 million Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship on Friday. The new facility will be located on the north end of campus behind the School of Nursing and Center for Science. “This groundbreaking today is a sign of more groundbreakings to come from new industry…

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Transfer fair helps Wallace State students make future plans

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    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Students at Wallace State Community College got the chance to quiz representatives from more than 20 universities about transferring to their institutions at a Transfer Fair held in the lobby of the James C. Bailey Center on Thursday, Nov. 8. Students like Jessica Bautista and To Tran were making the…

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Wallace State golf teams wrap up fall seasons; Lady Lions win Jeff State Invitational

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s men’s golf team wrapped up its fall slate this week, finishing sixth at the Central Alabama Trojan Invitational in Alexander City. Freshman Carter Goodwin had Wallace State’s top finish in the event, trying for ninth overall with a 3-over par 147 (76-71). Goodwin shared ninth place with seven others. Matt…

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WALLACE STATE MEDIA ADVISORY – Groundbreaking Friday for Wallace State Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship

in Academic, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical, Welding

HANCEVILLE, AL — Wallace State Community College will break ground on a new Technical Education Center for Welding and Entrepreneurship on Friday, November 9, 2018, at 11 a.m. behind the School of Nursing and Center for Science on the north end of the campus in Hanceville. Wallace State estimates the Center will create approximately 98 new jobs and…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team tips off 2018-2019 season tonight in Mississippi

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s women’s basketball team opens the 2018-2019 season tonight at Northeast Mississippi Community College. After leading the Lady Lions to a 23-8 record in an interim role last season, Jessica McBrayer was promoted to the full-time position in June and has assembled an intriguing roster for the new campaign. “One of…

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More than $270,000 raised at annual Wallace State Student Investment Luncheon

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. — More than $270,000 was raised during the 14th annual Student Investment Luncheon hosted by the Wallace State Community College Future Foundation, with support from presenting sponsor Jackson & Williams and dozens of other sponsors, faculty and staff. Wallace State President Vicki Karolewics welcomed the more than 600 in attendance at this year’s…

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Wallace State’s Communications and Marketing Department wins six medallion awards at NCMPR District Conference

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College in Hanceville was recently recognized by the National Council for the Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) at the organization’s district conference in Woodstock, Ga. Wallace State won six Medallion Awards in the flyer (Small Farmer Training), postcard (Welcome to the Pride), specialty publications (WSCC’s History Book),electronic publications (Fall…

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No. 19 Wallace State volleyball wins 10th consecutive ACCC tournament championship, District L/M title

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State volleyball’s postseason dominance has now covered an entire decade. The top-seeded Lions went undefeated in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/District L/M Championship at Tom Drake Coliseum over the weekend, winning their 10th consecutive conference tournament title and the inaugural district championship with a thrilling 3-2 victory over Monroe College…

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