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2016 Flood Information Update

Kirkwood employees and students volunteered to help with the flood prevention efforts We have received questions regarding the status of classes this week and concerns about the impact of potential flooding in the city. The college is monitoring the situation and is in close contact with the city of Cedar Rapids and the police. At this […]

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Benton County Center Closed Until Further Notice

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 23, 2016)-Due to flooding concerns, the Kirkwood Benton County Center in Vinton, Iowa will be closed until further notice. Future updates will be posted on the Kirkwood Report. If you have any further questions, please contact the Kirkwood’s main campus at (319)398-5541.

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Abilities in Action Conference & Expo Set for October 12

Expo showcases the latest in adaptive devices and services CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 21, 2016)-The Abilities in Action Conference & Expo will take place Wednesday, October 12, at Kirkwood Training and Outreach Services, 3375 Armar Drive in Marion. The conference is for health professionals working in the disability field. Kirkwood has held the Abilities in […]

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Becicka Appointed to State Workforce Challenges Council

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 19, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College Vice President of Continuing Education and Outreach Services Kim Becicka has been appointed to Iowa’s new Sector Partnership Leadership Council. Kirkwood is at the forefront convening sector partnerships designed to overcome workforce challenges. The college currently convenes six sector partnerships engaging more than 90 businesses in Iowa’s […]

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Kirkwood Enrollment Remains Strong for Fall 2016

Kirkwood students attend a Welcome Week event on main campus in Cedar Rapids College sees increases in out-of-state and concurrent enrollment students CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 12, 2016)- Kirkwood Community College continued to realize healthy enrollment overall and growth in specific target areas for the fall of 2016. Overall enrollment in college credit programs for […]

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CITA-Kirkwood Training Evolves in 30 years

Fire school celebrates milestone CEDAR RAPIDS (September 13, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College in partnership with the Central Iowa Training Association (CITA) celebrates 30 years training firefighters and rescue service personnel from across the Midwest during CITA-Kirkwood Fire School, September 24 – 25. The school is one of the largest in the state, offering two days of […]

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