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Sylvester Little begins work as Polk State Lakeland's dean of student services on July 1. He is pictured here in his Winter Haven office, which is covered in pennants from schools from which Polk State alumni have graduated. Little, who is known at the College for his passion for student success, tells Polk State students that if they want to add a pennant to his wall, they have to complete their degree at that institution. It's just one of the ways he helps students visualize -- and ultimately achieve -- their goals.

Polk Dean Focused on Accessibility: “We Have to Help Students See Themselves Here”

For Polk State’s Sylvester Little, education — literally overnight — saved him from poverty. In the decades since, he’s helped countless students…


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Women’s Soccer on Oct 23, 2017: Eastern Florida State College, Polk State College, Lakeland, FL

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Polk State Lakeland, LTB 1100

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Last Day to Drop with 100% Refund or Change to/from Audit for Fall FASTRACK 2 Session

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Passport will be down this weekend from 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, to 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, for upgrades… https://t.co/s4vR0fL06D

Ledbetter leaves behind a legacy as a retired faculty member & the patriarch of a family with many alumni… https://t.co/EU3Qu3b66x