Education
4:00 am
Mon August 11, 2014

Q&A with Florida Polytechnic University President Randy Avent

President Randy Avent of Florida Polytechnic University
Credit Florida Polytechnic University

Saturday, Aug. 16, marks the grand opening for Florida's 12th university. Florida Polytechnic University, in Polk County, will offer a tuition-free STEM education to its inaugural class of about 550 students, who start class on Aug. 25.  President Randy Avent  sat down with WUSF's Robin Sussingham to talk about his vision for the university.