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Thursday, September 23, 2021

    Wallace State Future Foundation celebrates scholarship recipients, donors

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Dozens of Wallace State Alumni Association and Future Foundation scholarship recipients were able to thank their donors recently at the 2021-2022 Scholarship Celebration. Wallace State Community College President Dr. Vicki Karolewics said the event is a favorite among college administration, faculty and...

    Wallace State PTK Honor Society plans 5K to aid student food pantry

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Alpha Chi Tau chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society will host a 5K Miles for Meal Run, Walk, Give event on Sunday, Sept. 19, on the main campus in Hanceville. The event will benefit the...

    Wallace State Alumni profile: Dr. Olivia Walker began her academic path at Wallace State, sparking her physical therapist career     

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Dr. Olivia Walker’s path to opening her career door began at Wallace State Community College.  Walker is currently a physical therapist in Fayetteville, Georgia, working with acute rehabilitation patients. After graduating from Wallace State in 2015, Walker transferred to the University of...

    Wallace State graduates first students in UAB/WSCC Joint Enrollment program

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The first cohort of students enrolled in the UAB/WSCC Nursing Joint Enrollment Partnership have completed the program and have earned both an associate degree from Wallace State Community College and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.   “We are...

    Wallace State COVID-19 vaccine clinic open to the public

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Wallace State Community College is hosting a COVID-19 vaccination clinic from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 19 in the School of Nursing and Center for Science. The first dose of the Pfizer vaccine will be administered, with a...

    Wallace State Community College hosts STEM camps for elementary, middle school students   

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College recently hosted a pair of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Camps this summer, welcoming middle school and elementary students to campus.  Camp participants were introduced to the college’s 3D Printing Lab at Engineering Technology, the Emergency Medical...

    Wallace State offers vaccine incentive to students

    HANCEVILLE, Ala.--Wallace State Community College is adopting a number of measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and to promote a successful fall semester. Chief among these is an emphasis on COVID-19 vaccinations.  Each student registered for fall semester who presents proof of completed COVID...

    Pair of former Wallace State students win $44,500 on FOX’s ‘Beat Shazam’

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State alum Emma Wright has been a loyal follower of the FOX game show “Beat Shazam” since its debut in 2017.   Wright and former Wallace State dual enrollment student Jazmin Bobo are now in the record books as “Beat Shazam” contestant...

    Wallace State’s Dual Enrollment program only one in Alabama eligible to offer Federal Pell Grant to students

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College is among a select number of colleges in the nation and the only one in Alabama to offer Federal Pell Grants for dual enrollment students.    Wallace State was chosen as a Dual Enrollment Pell Experiment Site for...

    Wallace State’s Business Department launching new degree options in Banking & Finance and Logistics Management

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College’s Business Department is launching two new degree options during the fall 2021 semester: Banking and Finance and Logistics Management. Students can earn either an associate in applied science or short-term certificate in both fields. “We’re excited to expand the...