Kirkwood students read at Prairie Ridge Elementary for America Reads Day CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (October 21, 2016)-A group of Kirkwood Community College students helped celebrate America Reads Day at Prairie Ridge Elementary in Cedar Rapids on Friday. Students from all across Kirkwood’s campus read various children’s books to attentive and excited elementary students. The group […]
A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for October 2016.
What is Your Background?: I am from a town called Burlington, Iowa. It’s about 90 miles Southeast from Cedar Rapids. I graduated from Burlington High school in 2008. I have the best parents in the world. My dad is a contractor, he has his own business building homes, called Johnson Homes Inc. My mom works […]
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (October 4, 2016)—Kirkwood Community College seeks volunteer tutors to meet the rising demands of adult basic education in Iowa’s Creative Corridor. The U.S. Census Bureau reports there are approximately 23,000 residents in Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Jones, Johnson, Linn and Washington counties who are over the age of 18 without a high school […]
Kirkwood employees and students volunteered to help with the flood prevention efforts UPDATE 9/29/16 at 1:30 p.m. How To Help In the Community United Way is posting flood recovery volunteer opportunities on their website, www.uweci.org. Individuals and volunteer groups can sign up there. Donations to assist the City of Cedar Rapids Animal Care and Control with […]