Jorge Espinosa

Polk PTA Alumnus Jorge Espinosa: Restoring Functionality and Hope

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Jorge Espinosa

While studying at Polk State College, Jorge Espinosa learned all the textbook knowledge for his new career as a physical therapist assistant, but more importantly, he learned when to put his textbooks aside. “I remember…

A new vivarium in the Polk State Winter Haven science lab houses poison dart frogs.

Professor Creates Frog Habitat in Lab, Learning Comes to Life

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A new vivarium in the Polk State Winter Haven science lab houses poison dart frogs.

Like most people, Logan Randolph had often thought about what he’d do if he came into some extra cash. Unlike most people, he decided he’d spend it on poison dart frogs. Randolph got his windfall…

Polk State on Thursday presented $2,400 to Winter Haven Relay for Life. The money was raised by student-athletes and Davenport-based Fellows Trucking Group. Holding the check, from left, are Assistant Athletic Director Tyler Swain, Polk State alumna Donna Fellows, American Cancer Society Community Representative Caellan Curtis, and administrative assistant and Winter Haven Relay for Life executive committee member Melissa LaRock.

Athletes, Polk State Team Up to Benefit Cancer Campaign

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Polk State on Thursday presented $2,400 to Winter Haven Relay for Life. The money was raised by student-athletes and Davenport-based Fellows Trucking Group. Holding the check, from left, are Assistant Athletic Director Tyler Swain, Polk State alumna Donna Fellows, American Cancer Society Community Representative Caellan Curtis, and administrative assistant and Winter Haven Relay for Life executive committee member Melissa LaRock.

In an example of teamwork taken to a whole new level, Polk State’s athletes and a local business with College ties recently worked together to raise $2,400 for Winter Haven Relay for Life. Last week,…

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