About 100 students from the Heartland Educational Consortium spent Saturday at the Polk State Clear Springs Advanced Technology Center, learning about STEM degree programs and career options.

Heartland Consortium Students Visit Clear Springs

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About 100 students from the Heartland Educational Consortium spent Saturday at the Polk State Clear Springs Advanced Technology Center, learning about STEM degree programs and career options.

Instead of sleeping late or playing video games — the sort of weekend things kids their age usually do — 100 students from the Heartland Educational Consortium spent Saturday visiting Polk State’s newest center and learning about…

Ann Davant Maggard

At Polk State, Ann Maggard Starts Over Again

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Ann Davant Maggard

Tell Polk State student Ann Davant Maggard that she’s an inspiration, and she’ll shrug her shoulders, give a hearty laugh, and say that, nope, she’s just doing what she has to do. But that’s not…

Polk State Student Wins New Supply Chain Management Scholarship

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Polk State’s Kathy Frey went head-to-head with students from two major universities, and emerged as the clear standout for a new supply chain management scholarship. Frey, a resident of Lakeland studying in the College’s Supply…