Tom Schneider, a former basketball coach who taught at Polk State Lakeland Collegiate High School for nearly a decade, died Tuesday.

Polk State Mourning Death of History Professor Tom Schneider

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Tom Schneider, a former basketball coach who taught at Polk State Lakeland Collegiate High School for nearly a decade, died Tuesday.

Tom Schneider, a history professor at Polk State Lakeland Collegiate High School since its inception, died Tuesday. He was 68. In the wake of his death, Schneider’s family, friends and colleagues are remembering a private…

Terri Dixon graduated from Polk State's Respiratory Care program in 2014. She is now a respiratory therapist at Lakeland Regional Medical Center.

For Polk Respiratory Care Alumna, A Cough Inspired a New Career

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Terri Dixon graduated from Polk State's Respiratory Care program in 2014. She is now a respiratory therapist at Lakeland Regional Medical Center.

Terri Dixon remembers the exact moment — or rather, the exact cough — that changed the course of her whole life. She was working as a phlebotomist, performing another routine blood draw, when a patient suddenly started…

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Back on Campus Lecture Series Continues March 13, 27

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Polk State College’s Back on Campus Lecture Series continues Friday, March 13, at the Winter Haven Campus. Polk State has hosted Back on Campus for more than a decade. The lectures are free and open…

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