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Saturday, January 23, 2021

    National Adult and Literacy Week: Recent WSCC Adult Ed grads Alexander Rutherford, Skylar Bolton share stories 

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Alexander Rutherford and Skylar Bolton are recent graduates of Wallace State Community College’s Adult Education Department, each taking different paths to complete the program.   As Wallace State recognizes National Adult Education and Literacy Week this week, their journeys highlight the opportunities available to individuals who have discontinued public education enrollment or who did...

    Wallace State joins UAB, Jefferson State for Lamp of Learning ceremony for new nursing students  

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. –  Several Wallace State Community College Nursing students marked the beginning of their journey in becoming a nurse Monday with a Lamp of Learning ceremony. Hosted remotely by the University of Alabama and also including students from Jefferson State Community College, the induction ceremony welcomed them into their nursing career...

    ‘Anxiety Elephants’ author Caris Snider to present by livestream to students Sept. 29 

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Author, speaker, worship leader and Wallace State alum Caris Snider will discuss her book “Anxiety Elephants: A 31-Day Devotional to Help Stomp Out Your Anxiety” to Wallace State Community College students on a virtual platform Tuesday, Sept. 29 at 12:15 p.m. at the Bailey Center...

    Wallace State Nursing again earns designation as Center of Excellence

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Department of Nursing Education has once again been named a Center of Excellence by the National League for Nursing (NLN). The program was the first institution in the state to achieve this honor in 2016 and...

    Fall 2020 classes begin at Wallace State with in-person, hybrid and online options

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The usual first-day nerves were there for some returning and new Wallace State Community College students, but for the most part, most were excited to be on campus and starting classes. While most academic classes will be taught online, technical and health science classes that require hands-on learning for skills welcomed students...

    Wallace State inducts new Phi Theta Kappa members during spring ceremony

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society welcomed new members recently during its annual spring induction ceremony. Phi Theta Kappa is the college’s honor society, and Wallace State students are eligible for consideration if they maintain a 3.5 GPA for...

    Wallace State’s CDL program offers training to wheelchair users

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Kenneth Gamble and James Ledford, both wheelchair users, each have a passion for the road. Because of that, both men searched extensively to find a location statewide where they could earn their Commercial Driver’s License as a wheelchair user.  Wallace State’s CDL program...

    Wallace State selected to participate in U.S. Department of Ed.’s Federal Work Study Experiment

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College is among a select group of colleges and universities in the United States invited by the U.S. Department of Education to participate in a new Federal Work Study (FWS) Experiment. Wallace State, Birmingham-Southern College, the University of Alabama...

    WSCC’s Center for Career and Workforce Development hosting Career Development Day and Campus Career Fairs in March

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s Center for Career and Workforce Development is hosting a pair of March events for students. Career Development Day is scheduled for Wallace State students March 4 and 5, on the second floor of the Bailey Center. A Campus Career Fair is...

    Wallace State hosts 5th annual Career and Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. - Wallace State Community College’s Applied Technologies Division last week welcomed high school seniors and recent graduates to its fifth annual Career and Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day, complete with a ceremony and lunch celebrating students’ choice of a technical/vocational education...