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    Wallace State’s students earn record gold medals at state SkillsUSA competition, win 50 medals overall

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College students set a school record recently by winning 33 gold medals at the state SkillsUSA competition. Wallace State won 50 medals overall, leading the state in medals won and again earning the Highest Participation Award. “SkillsUSA gives our students...

    Wallace State OTA program using unique tools to teach and support students

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Wallace State Community College has been using a sensory room and new pediatric swing to help their students learn how to treat patients and to also provide some stress relief for themselves. Sensory integration is the...

    Summer Bridge program offered to high school seniors at Wallace State

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College announces it is offering a Start Right Summer Bridge program for qualifying high school seniors that aims to help incoming freshmen transition to college. The program will provide academic, motivational, social and scholarship support in a three-week...

    Wallace State breaks ground on Winston County Community Learning Center

    ARLEY, Ala. — Wallace State Community College held a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday afternoon marking the official beginning of the new Winston County Community Learning Center to be located in Arley next to Meek Baptist Church. “What a beautiful day to come to Arley, Alabama to...

    Cutter Green, Halle McCrory named Wallace State’s All-Alabama Academic Team Scholars

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Wallace State students Cutter Green and Halle McCrory are the college’s 2022 All-Alabama Academic Team Scholars. Green and McCrory were recognized recently among the 48 top scholars across the Alabama Community College System at the All-Alabama recognition program at the Hyatt Regency...

    Wallace State’s Applied Technologies has more than 100 individuals sign during NC3 National CTE Signing Day

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College’s Applied Technologies Division recently welcomed a record number of participants to its National Coalition of Certifications Centers (NC3) National CTE Letter of Intent Signing Day. Wallace State had 101 individuals sign letters of intent and 78 guests were...

    ‘Spring Under the Stars’ concert Tuesday at Wallace State

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Fine and Performing Arts program is set to entertain al fresco when it presents Spring Under the Stars on Tuesday, April 26 in front of the Burrow Center for the Fine and Performing Arts. Spring Under the Stars will...

    Patterson forged new career in welding through Wallace State

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Melanie Patterson’s career and educational pathways have followed a winding road that has led to journalism, anthropology and finally, welding. A 1992 graduate of Fairview High School, Patterson first attended Wallace State from 1992-1993 before embarking on a long career in journalism....

    Wallace State’s Allegro Dance Theatre to present Spring Showcase April 22

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College’s Allegro Dance Theatre will present its annual Spring Showcase on Friday, April 22 at 7:00 p.m. in the Betty Leeth Haynes Theatre. The annual showcase allows students at Wallace State to plan, choreograph and design a full dance...

    Wallace State’s Laura Smith highlights the careers of occupational therapy practitioners for Occupational Therapy Month

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Laura Smith is an occupational therapist who teaches the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at Wallace State. For Occupational Therapy Month, she explained the overlooked details of the career and shared the many ways occupational therapy helps clients. When talking about a...