Polk State’s Melvin Thompson to Receive Distinguished College Administrator Award

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Polk State College’s Melvin Thompson has been selected to receive Phi Theta Kappa’s 2015 Distinguished College Administrator Award.

Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society of two-year colleges, this year is recognizing 23 college vice presidents, deans and other leaders who have demonstrated a strong level of support for the organization.

Thompson will receive his award at Phi Theta Kappa’s Annual Convention in San Antonio from April 16-18.

Individual Phi Theta Kappa chapters make nominations for the Distinguished College Administrator Award.

Thompson is director of the College’s Student Activities & Leadership Office, which oversees the College’s student clubs and organizations, including Phi Theta Kappa.