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Kirkwood, Mount Mercy Sign Articulation Agreement

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, […]

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Hotel Earns Fifth Consecutive Four Diamond Rating

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 25, 2016)-For the fifth 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 of only four hotels in Iowa to earn this superior designation for upscale amenities and high quality. “It’s wonderful that our hardworking […]

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Kirkwood Secondary Program Aims to Combat Brain Drain

High school students get rare glance at food science and biotechnology industry Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 19, 2016)-Kirkwood’s Workplace Learning Connection (WLC) introduced more than 80 high school students from around Iowa’s Creative Corridor to the world of food science and biotechnology. WLC, a program for middle and high school students, educates them about career […]

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Kirkwood Offering New Instructional Format

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 18, 2016)–Kirkwood Community College will begin offering a new instructional format this summer. The new WebLive courses allow students to take live classes from anywhere in the world. For students who live in or around Kirkwood’s seven-county region, the option will also be available to attend the class in-person, either on […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of April 2016

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

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April Student of the Month: Cory Rude

What is your background? Hometown? High school? Family members?: I was born and raised right next to Czech Village in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. I am a proud graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School. I have one brother, Mike and one sister, Hanna. My mother is an amazing woman and I am blessed to have her […]

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