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September Student of the Month: Casper Huggins

Tell us about your time growing up, your family and high school, please: I grew up primarily in Fairfield IA, and also lived for a few years in New Mexico. I have a younger sister, and my parents are both public servants and active community members. All of them have incredible work ethics and at […]

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Kirkwood’s Constitution Day 2014

Kirkwood Community College presents its ninth annual Constitution Day program Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in celebration of the United States Constitution and its varied and diverse influences on our lives. This day also celebrates those who became citizens through naturalization, or by coming of age, thus echoing one of Kirkwood’s designated general education goals: Students […]

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KCCK Presents “A Night with the Rat Pack”

Music, Martinis and Entertainment from the “Mad Men” era September 27 The 2014 edition of KCCK’s annual “Hot Autumn Nights” fundraiser will bring back the music and humor of Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr. for “A Night with the Rat Pack” on Saturday, September 27, at 7:30 p.m. at The University Club […]

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Kirkwood Pilots Online English Language Teaching in Brazil

Kirkwood Community College’s many international partnerships with colleges and universities around the globe demonstrate a strong commitment to the mission of international education and global learning. This past year, Kirkwood has been actively engaged in an innovative teaching project with its new partner school in Lavras, Brazil: Gammon Institute. Kirkwood’s innovative English-teaching project in Brazil […]

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ICAN Holds Career Exploration and Assessment Event

ICAN is holding a career and college planning information session. Topics include: Career Exploration and Assessment Academic Preparation and Requirements Admission Process and Requirements College Selection & Campus Visits Application Process Understanding Costs – Cost of Attendance Scholarships Successful Transitions This is for high school juniors and seniors. *****EVENT***** What: ICAN Career and College Planning Presentation […]

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Kirkwood Offers Historic Preservation Classes

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (September 2, 2014)—Kirkwood Community College in collaboration with the City of Cedar Rapids, now offers Historic Preservation classes. These course offerings were created as one of many mitigation projects the City has completed in agreement with FEMA as a result of the 2008 flood event. They have been developed as part of […]

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