Polk State honors veterans

Posted on by Polk Newsroom

Polk State held Veterans Day events on the Lakeland campus (Nov. 5, 2019) and the Winter Haven campus (Nov. 7, 2019) to recognize veterans of the armed forces and salute them for their service.

Students, faculty, and staff heard from guest speakers Master Sargeant John Lloyd Hillery (US Army retired) in Lakeland and Richard Wilder (US Army retired, Buffalo Soldier Association) in Winter Haven.