A student stops by the Bachelor of Applied Science degree program booth at Tuesday's Meta-Major Expo at Polk State Lakeland. Another Meta-Major Expo is planned for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Feb. 27 at Polk State Winter Haven.

Polk Hosts First Meta-Major Expo, Another Planned for Feb. 27

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A student stops by the Bachelor of Applied Science degree program booth at Tuesday's Meta-Major Expo at Polk State Lakeland. Another Meta-Major Expo is planned for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Feb. 27 at Polk State Winter Haven.

The Polk State Lakeland Student Center was abuzz Tuesday afternoon, as students mingled with area employers during the College’s first-ever Meta-Major Expo. Hosted by the College’s Career Resource Center, the event targeted the meta-major of…

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Polk State Voices Support for Putnam’s New Funding Proposal

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Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam today proposed a new revenue source for the state’s education infrastructure, a plan hailed by Polk State administrators. “Florida’s public education institutions need this funding,” said Polk State President Eileen Holden.…

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Polk State JD Alexander Center Partners with Public Library

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There’s a new place for public library books in Lake Wales: the Polk State JD Alexander Center. Late last year, the College and the Lake Wales Public Library partnered to establish a new “deposit collection”…

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Kathleen Students Visit Polk to Learn About Law Enforcement Careers

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Polk State College hosted students from Kathleen High School’s Criminal Justice Academy on Jan. 24, for a day of real-life insight into the field of law enforcement. During the day, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office…

About 100 students from the Heartland Educational Consortium spent Saturday at the Polk State Clear Springs Advanced Technology Center, learning about STEM degree programs and career options.

Heartland Consortium Students Visit Clear Springs

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About 100 students from the Heartland Educational Consortium spent Saturday at the Polk State Clear Springs Advanced Technology Center, learning about STEM degree programs and career options.

Instead of sleeping late or playing video games — the sort of weekend things kids their age usually do — 100 students from the Heartland Educational Consortium spent Saturday visiting Polk State’s newest center and learning about…

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