Kirkwood Marks Earth Day with Two Major Honors

The Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (April 18, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College recently received two major awards for promoting sustainability and environmentally-friendly practices across its campuses. The college has been given a Tree Campus USA designation for the seventh year in a row by the Arbor Day Foundation. The recognition […]

Kirkwood Dedicates Statler Agricultural Sciences Center

The Statler family Statler family solidifies legacy at Kirkwood with $1 million scholarship commitment CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (Friday, April 13, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College dedicated the Statler Agricultural Sciences Center at Washington Hall in a ceremony yesterday on the college’s main campus. Attended by college and community leaders, the event recognized the significant contributions to Kirkwood’s […]

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The April 2018 Eagle Update

A look at the top stories at Kirkwood Community College for April 2018.

The Hotel Earns Seventh Consecutive AAA Four Diamond Award

The Hotel at Kirkwood General Manager Jackie Bohr (left) receives the award with Kirkwood Board Chair Jim Mollenhauer and President Mick Starcevich CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (April 3, 2018)-For the seventh year in a row, The Hotel at Kirkwood Center earned the American Automobile Association’s (AAA) prestigious Four Diamond Award for lodging. The Hotel is one […]

2018 Kirkwood Summer Hours of Operation Changing

Summer Hours Take Effect May 14 Kirkwood will be observing summer hours from May 14 through August 3, 2018. During this time, business operating hours will be: Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to noon Summer hours will be observed by all departments at every Kirkwood location with the exception of […]

Kirkwood Names Sundberg as Next President

Dr. Lori Sundberg Announcement follows extensive nationwide search for fifth leader in college’s history CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (December 14, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College introduced Dr. Lori Sundberg as its next president in an announcement ceremony on the college’s main campus Thursday afternoon. She will be the fifth president in Kirkwood’s history. Sundberg has served in her […]

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April Student of the Month: Rachel Stewart

What is your background?: I am from Davenport, Iowa and I went to Davenport West High school. My mom is from Solon and my dad is from Moline, Illinois. I have a brother, Jacob, who lives in Cedar Rapids with his wife Anna. What brought you to Kirkwood and why?: I came to Kirkwood because […]

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Women’s Conference Beyond Rubies Set for April 5-6

Lisa Mills CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 30, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College will host the 2018 Beyond Rubies Women’s Conference on Thursday, April 5, and Friday, April 6, at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center located at 7725 Kirkwood Boulevard in southwest Cedar Rapids. This year’s conference features two keynote speakers who blend humor and inspiration to motivate […]

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Iowa Court of Appeals to Hold Oral Arguments at Kirkwood

Event open to students and general public CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 26, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College’s main campus will be the host site for the oral arguments of a case being heard by the Iowa Court of Appeals this Friday, March 30, beginning at 2 p.m. The event is open to students as well as the […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of March 2018

A look at the top five news stories at Kirkwood Community College for March 2018.

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Kirkwood Celebrates Richard L. Ferguson Atrium Dedication

CORALVILLE, Iowa (Friday, March 9, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College dedicated the Richard L. Ferguson Atrium in a ceremony on Thursday, March 8, at the Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa in Coralville. Attended by college and community leaders, the event recognized the significant contributions to education made by Ferguson on both a local and […]

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March Student of the Month: Cassandra Pantel

What is your background?: I am from Iowa City and went to City High School where I graduated just under a year early. I am the only child from my parents, however my mom recently got remarried. Now I have two older stepbrothers who are both married with children. It is very interesting to go […]

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