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Kirkwood’s Chinese Partners Return to Iowa, Discuss Kirkwood Campus in China

Kirkwood Community College and TIVTC delegates discuss the future between Cedar Rapids and Tangshan Kirkwood Community College will host a delegation of 10 visitors December 13-21 at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids. The visitors are representatives from Tangshan Industrial Vocational Technical College (TIVTC) which is located in China. Kirkwood and TIVTC have a partnership […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of December 2014

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for December 2014.

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December Student of the Month: Ellen Kuehnle

Tell us about your background please: I grew up in Mechanicsville, Iowa, and currently live there now. My dad, John Kuehnle, is a CPA and has his office there in Mechanicsville. For most of my life he shared the office with my grandfather. My mom, Michele Finnegan, is a teacher and helps out at the office […]

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Kirkwood Grows New Centers, Keeps Same Ecological Footprint

Kirkwood’s Washington County Regional Center Kirkwood Community College has been building environmentally friendly halls since 2006, and has been retrofitting existing structures that predate the first geo-thermal facility. In addition to green heating and cooling, Kirkwood installed a wind turbine on its main campus in Cedar Rapids in February 2012. This turbine acts as a […]

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Keep Calm and Compost On at Kirkwood

A Green Station at Kirkwood Community College At Kirkwood Community College’s cafés (called simply The Café and Café Mini on the main campus in Cedar Rapids), patrons are likely to see their chefs, servers and baristas wearing a kelly green tee shirt reading, “Keep Calm and Compost On.” This is part of the school’s recent […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of November 2014

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for November 2014.

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