Florida Polytechnic University –  Their Iconic IST Building  – Part 1

Florida Polytechnic University – Their Iconic IST Building – Part 1

In 2012 the Florida Legislature  & Gov Scott signed a bill that added another university to the state system.   Florida Polytechnic University in Lakeland is that new college.  Shortly, thereafter, as we drove along Interstate 4 between Tampa and Orlando a large construction site appeared.  We all figured it was FPU but at some point we realized that something very different was being built there.  It was the IST Building (Innovation, Science, Technology Building).   The construction site drew so much attention that