HOSA Lakeland

Polk State Lakeland HOSA qualifies for internationals in its first year

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HOSA Lakeland

Students part of Polk State College Lakeland’s Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) – Future Health Professionals will participate in the organization’s International Leadership Conference in Orlando this June after placing in their categories at…

Polk State presents Human Library

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The Polk State Human Library made its debut April 3 at the Lakeland Campus Library and April 4 at the Winter Haven Campus Library. In the Human Library, the “books” are people who share their…

Speech and Debate Team

Polk State Speech & Debate Team earns top awards from state

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Speech and Debate Team

Polk State College’s Speech and Debate Team is celebrating several wins from the Florida College System Activities Association’s (FCSAA) 2019 Forensics State Tournament. In individual wins, Alberto Camargo placed first, winning state champion in the…

Hurricane Relief

Eagles are always willing to lend a hand

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Hurricane Relief

Polk State College students are always willing to help others, especially when disaster hits. Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle on October 10 with sustained winds of 155 miles per hour. It was the…

Students, alumni spearhead Breast Cancer Awareness events

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Polk State College’s Honors Program and Student Government Associations (SGA) have partnered to host Breast Cancer Awareness events on both campuses and at the Polk State JD Alexander Center that will bring the community together…

SALO

SALO celebrates 10 years of engaging Polk State students

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SALO

When Melvin Thompson signed up to be part of Polk State College’s inaugural ELITE class, coming up with a project to enhance the Polk State experience for students was a no-brainer for the Florida State…

Marc Saint Fort

Injured football player finds new path helping other athletes

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Marc Saint Fort

Marc Saint Fort dreamed of being a football star, and he was well on his way when he played wide receiver and defensive back at the University of Southern Mississippi. He attended the college on…

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