Upward Bound Kickoff

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Polk State’s Upward Bound program welcomed new participants Sept. 21, 2019, at a Kickoff on the Winter Haven campus. Upward Bound prepares high-school students for college and professional success and helps them recognize and tap into…

Stephanie L. Campbell

Polk State’s Stephanie L. Campbell Named Association of Florida Colleges VP

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Stephanie L. Campbell

Stephanie L. Campbell, Polk State’s Upward Bound Program Director, recently achieved the position of Vice President for Regions and Chapters for the Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) for 2017-2018. The AFC represents the employees, presidents,…

A First for Polk: All Upward Bound Graduates Headed to College

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For the first time in its history at Polk State, a program to help high school students prepare for postsecondary education has seen 100 percent of new graduates accepted to college. Upward Bound is a…