Wallace Community College Selma

President Biden Delivers Remarks Virtually to the King Unity Breakfast in Selma

FILE – In this March 7, 1965, file photo, a state trooper swings a billy club at John Lewis, right foreground, chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, to break up a civil rights voting march in Selma, Ala. (AP Photo/File) The Martin & Coretta King Unity Breakfast in Selma is one of the few in-person events to mark the…

Pandemic Won’t Stop Annual Martin & Coretta King Unity Breakfast in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– One of the major events of the annual Bridge Crossing Jubilee — will be go on this year despite the pandemic. The Martin and Coretta King Unity Breakfast — will be a drive-in event this year. The event will take place in the parking lot of Wallace Community College Selma — instead of the gym….

Selma COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Moved from Bloch Park to Wallace Community College

Due to weather conditions, the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) announces that the COVID-19 vaccination clinic in Selma on Thursday, February 18,  has been moved from Bloch Park to Wallace Community College, 300 Earl Goodwin Parkway, Selma. The clinic will be indoors from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Both first and second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine will be…

Census Hiring Fair Held at Wallace Community College Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– If you need a job — check this out! The U. S. Census — is looking for workers. Congresswoman Terri Sewell — and the U. S. Census — hosted a Census Hiring Fair at Wallace Community College Selma — Friday afternoon. And recent retiree Melvin Flanagan-Brown — just got hired. “Smooth process. Just fill out…

WCCS Kicks Off New ‘Man Up’ Mentoring Program for Boys

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A new mentoring program at Wallace Community College Selma — aims to help school age boys — end up in college — instead of prison. The Man-Up Mentoring program — is part of the Educational Talent Search Program at Wallace Community College Selma. Acting Program Director Corey Bowie says it’s an effort to equip young…

Wallace Community College Selma Announces New Apprenticeship Program

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A new apprenticeship program at Wallace Community College Selma — is helping regional industry — meet it’s workforce needs. WCCS officials say the new employer-driven program is designed to provide companies with qualified workers — and equip students with the skills needed for today’s workforce. Program participants take classes at the college — geared towards…

New Book Chronicles Life & Impact of WCCS President Dr. James Mitchell

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A book about the life of Wallace Community College Selma President Dr. James Mitchell — aims to inspire people to dream big — and never give up. The book is called — ‘A Touchstone of Determination — True Grit: The Dr. James Mitchell Story.’ A book signing was held at the college Wednesday morning. Author…

Cyber-Criminals Attack Wallace Community College Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Some employees at Wallace Community College Selma have become the victims of cyber-criminals. Attorneys representing the college say the employees were the victim of an email phishing attack. They say a request was made from what appeared to be a legitimate email address for certain employee W-2 information. They say some W-2 forms were provided…