Cedar Rapids, Iowa (May 24, 2016)-Kirkwood Continuing Education & Training Services (CETS) has been selected to host the LERN Best Practices Summit, June 14 – 17 at the Kirkwood Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The college will provide insight about building the nation’s leading program for lifelong education. The Learning Resources Network (LERN), an association […]
Results of commissioned study point to significant influence of college Cedar Rapids, Iowa (May 19, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College President Mick Starcevich announced in a speech given Thursday that the college’s statewide economic impact was nearly $1 billion annually. The number is part of a larger study that focused on Kirkwood’s overall economic impact as it […]
A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for May 2016.
What is your background?: I was born in the city of Okaya, Japan to a mother from Iowa and a father from Kyoto. I moved to Cedar Rapids for a brief time as an infant, before moving to Rhode Island and living there for several years. My father, who is a sports writer for a […]
Cedar Rapids, Iowa (May 12, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College will honor nearly 2,000 students at the college’s 50th commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 14. The event will take place at the U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids. The credit degrees, diplomas and certificates conferred will be for study in the current academic year. The number includes […]
Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 26, 2016)–Kirkwood Community College and Mount Mercy University signed a Business Administration Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) articulation agreement on April 8. The arrangement creates a smooth transition for Kirkwood students seeking to continue a business-focused education at Mount Mercy. Those who have successfully earned an A.A.S. degree in business administration, […]