First Flight

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Incoming Polk State freshmen took part in First Flight convocations Aug. 18, 2017, on the Lakeland and Winter Haven campuses. (Photos by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Convocation

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Polk State faculty and staff kicked off the new academic year at the 2017 Convocation on Aug. 16 on the Winter Haven campus.

CPS Career Expo 2017

CPS presents Career Expo 2017

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CPS Career Expo 2017

The Polk State Center for Public Safety held Career Expo 2017 on August 4. Representatives from 48 law-enforcement agencies throughout Florida discussed career opportunities, and workshops included such topics as Resume and Interview Preparation and…

Kids at College

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Polk State held two sessions of Kids at College in June and July on the Lakeland and Winter Haven campuses. Children ages 5-14 chose from a variety of classes in topics such as Rocketry, Art, Robotics,…

Student Services Staff Retreat

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Members of the Student Services staff met June 30 at the Polk State Clear Springs Advanced Technology Center for the 2017 “Soaring to New Heights” retreat to discuss plans for the coming academic year.

Dr. Eileen Holden Retirement Receptions

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Receptions held June 27 on the Winter Haven campus and June 28 on the Lakeland campus gave faculty, staff, students, friends, and community members the chance to thank Dr. Eileen Holden for her service to…

Pinning Ceremony

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Polk State held its annual Pinning Ceremony on May 3, 2017, for nursing graduates. The candlelight processional represents the traditional “Light of Knowledge” and “Ray of Hope” associated with the lamp that Florence Nightingale carried…

Clays for Courts

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  The Polk State College Foundation once again returned to Tenoroc Shooting Center in Lakeland on April 21 for the Regal Lakeland Clays for Courts in partnership with The A.D. Morgan Corporation. This sporting clays event benefits scholarships…

Relay for Life

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Polk State held its 2nd annual Relay For Life on March 10, 2017, at the Winter Haven campus. The event raises awareness about cancer, celebrates cancer survivors, and honors those who have lost their lives…

Wise & Witty Women and Many Magnificent Men

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Wise & Witty Women and Many Magnificent Men Entertains Audiences on Both Campuses.  In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Polk State College Foundation presented this annual event on Thursday, March 9 on the Winter…

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