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Continuing Education & Training Services Recognized

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (August 29, 2016) – Kirkwood Community College’s program for personal and professional development (Continuing Education) was recognized by the Learning Resources Network, Inc. (LERN) for best practices in lifelong learning. LERN is considered the foremost association for continuing education and lifelong learning. It serves more than 2,000 North American continuing education programs. […]

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Training Improves Employee Engagement According to Study

Kirkwood offers courses for management and staff CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (August 23, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College will kick off the Business Partners Training Consortium on Thursday, September 15. Focused on improving management and staff skills, training development correlates to research and demand in Iowa’s Creative Corridor. According to Gallup, a research based, performance-management company, bad managers […]

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Exchange Students at Kirkwood for State Department Program

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (August 21, 2016)-Exchange participants are arriving at Kirkwood Community College, one of 14 campuses across 11 states, to begin the 2016-2017 Community College Initiative (CCI) Program. The CCI Program is a program of the U.S. State Department that provides participants with quality educational study at U.S. community colleges and is designed to […]

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SBDC on Track to Surpass Previous Mark

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (August 12, 2016)-The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) managed by Kirkwood Community College is on track to outperform last year’s record-setting performance in their mission to help small businesses. As of the beginning of August, the SBDC has helped area businesses make $1.9 million in capital investments, achieve $4.4 million in sales […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of August 2016

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for August 2016.

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August Student of the Month: Daniel Schwager

Daniel is in the middle of the front row in his family picture What is your background?: I am from a small town Eastern Iowa, Bellevue. My high school graduating class was 27. I have two brothers and one sister. What brought you to Kirkwood and why?: My brother graduated from Kirkwood and is currently […]

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