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November 10, 2015
Bevill State Conducts Dedication Ceremony for Alabama Power Company Technical Education Center

A special celebration held on November 9, 2015, marked the culmination of a three-year partnership between Bevill State Community College, Alabama Power Company, Southern Company Services, and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.  Representatives from all involved dedicated the Alabama Power Company Technical Education Center on Bevill State’s Sumiton Campus.

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November 3, 2015
NORTHEAST ALABAMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE RECEIVES STATE AWARD FOR DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM

The Alabama Association for Developmental Education (ALADE) has presented Northeast Alabama Community College its 2015 Outstanding Developmental Education Program award.  The prestigious award is presented to colleges that have a superior developmental program. 

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November 3, 2015
ACCS CHANCELLOR ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF TWO NEW STAFF MEMBERS FOR SYSTEM OFFICE

Alabama Community College System (ACCS) Chancellor Dr. Mark Heinrich today announced the appointment of two new members to the ACCS staff. Rebecca B. Masic has been named Workforce Officer, effective November 9, and Dr. Russ Rothamer has been appointed Chief Academic and Student Affairs Officer and will assume his new role effective November 16, 2015.

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November 2, 2015
Advisory Committees Build Strong Connections with Education and Industry at Wallace Community College

Wallace Community College’s career technical and health programs train students in the latest industry standards and equipment, create relationships with area businesses, and aid in job placement after graduation. Each program provides students with up-to-date skills and knowledge necessary to successfully meet the needs of the area’s business and industry, and Advisory Committees combine education with industry as college instructors and students work with area professionals to gain insight on the rapidly changing workforce

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November 2, 2015
Dual enrollment program holds great potential for Alabama

The Business Council of Alabama and the Alabama Farmers Federation are coming together to encourage support for the new Career-Technical Dual Enrollment Program with tax credits for scholarships for eligible high school students who enroll in college-level career-tech courses at Alabama community colleges.

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October 28, 2015
ACCS CHANCELLOR ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF DIRECTOR FOR ALABAMA AVIATION CENTER, GULF COAST OPERATIONS

Alabama Community College System (ACCS) Chancellor Dr. Mark Heinrich has announced the appointment of James R. Pickard as the new Director of the Alabama Aviation Center Gulf Coast Operations, Mobile.

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October 27, 2015
Alabama Aviation Students Restore Cobra AH-1 Helicopter

The Alabama Aviation Center in Ozark will conduct a dedication ceremony for a Bell AH-1 Cobra Helicopter on Tuesday, November 10, 2015, at 11 a.m. 

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October 20, 2015
ACCS Board Approves Presidential Appointments for Three System Colleges

Dr. Mark Heinrich, chancellor of the Alabama Community College System (ACCS), recommended and the ACCS Board of Trustees unanimously approved the appointment of new presidents for Bishop State Community College, Central Alabama Community College and Gadsden State Community College during the Board’s October meeting, held October 20, 2015, on the campus of Lawson State Community College in Birmingham.

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October 19, 2015
WCC Celebrates Growth with Health Science Building Groundbreaking

Wallace Community College-Dothan recently held a groundbreaking ceremony on the Wallace Campus in Dothan to celebrate a major addition to the College's profile: the Health Science Building.

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October 14, 2015
ACCS ANNOUNCES DISCOUNTED GED® PRACTICE TEST BEING OFFERED THROUGH GED TESTING SERVICE

The Alabama Community College System (ACCS), along with member colleges and other GED® testing centers supported by ACCS, announces that now through October 31, 2015, students across the state may take the GED Ready® practice test for $1 as part of a special back-to-school discount being offered by GED® Testing Service.

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