From left, ExpressJet First Officer Dano Pebler, Captain Joey Cook, Polk State Aerospace students Aaron Poidevin, Eric Martin, John Reichert, Nathan Calhoun, ExpressJet First Officer Peter Ryan, and First Officer Jack Eastes. A total of seven Polk State Aerospace students were extended conditional job offers during ExpressJet's first hiring visit to the College last week.

ExpressJet Offers Jobs to Seven Polk State Aerospace Students

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From left, ExpressJet First Officer Dano Pebler, Captain Joey Cook, Polk State Aerospace students Aaron Poidevin, Eric Martin, John Reichert, Nathan Calhoun, ExpressJet First Officer Peter Ryan, and First Officer Jack Eastes. A total of seven Polk State Aerospace students were extended conditional job offers during ExpressJet's first hiring visit to the College last week.

  Seven Polk State Aerospace students now know where they will land after graduation: in jobs with ExpressJet, one of the world’s largest regional airlines. “It’s a relief. Two years ago, I didn’t know what…

Polk State's Jazz Society performed during Polk County Day last week in Tallahassee. From left, Ian Albritton, Brendan Nagy, Trenton Moser, Luke Wilmoth, Gov. Rick Scott, Alex Irizarry, Joseph Lewis, Clement Dutheil, and Director of Bands Donald West.

Polk State Jazz Society Performs at State Capitol

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Polk State's Jazz Society performed during Polk County Day last week in Tallahassee. From left, Ian Albritton, Brendan Nagy, Trenton Moser, Luke Wilmoth, Gov. Rick Scott, Alex Irizarry, Joseph Lewis, Clement Dutheil, and Director of Bands Donald West.

  Members of Polk State College’s Jazz Society took their talents to Tallahassee last week, performing during Polk County Day at the Capitol. The Jazz Society, an ensemble of musicians selected from the College’s jazz…

Polk State Educator Preparation Institute Director Beverly Woolery

Polk State’s Woolery Recognized for “6 Trumps” Workshop

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Polk State Educator Preparation Institute Director Beverly Woolery

Polk State Educator Preparation Institute Director Beverly Woolery is garnering kudos from her colleagues around the country for her efforts to help teachers create more engaging and effective lessons. Woolery was recently featured on bowperson.com,…

Polk State President Eileen Holden, as well as past and present members of Polk County's legislative delegation and numerous other local leaders, gathered on Friday, Jan. 8, to cut the ribbon at the Polk State Center for Public Safety.

Community Celebrates Opening of Center for Public Safety

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Polk State President Eileen Holden, as well as past and present members of Polk County's legislative delegation and numerous other local leaders, gathered on Friday, Jan. 8, to cut the ribbon at the Polk State Center for Public Safety.

  The ribbon has been cut and the Polk State Center for Public Safety is officially open for business. Polk State celebrated the grand opening of the state-of-the-art, 101,450-square-foot facility with a ceremony on Friday,…

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Pinning Ceremony

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Polk State held its annual Pinning Ceremony on Dec. 16 for nursing graduates. The candlelight processional represents the traditional “Light of Knowledge” and “Ray of Hope” associated with the lamp that Florence Nightingale carried as…

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