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Kirkwood, Manufacturing Sector Tout Teen Career Awareness

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (October 13, 2017)—Kirkwood’s Workplace Learning Connection (WLC) has partnered with area high schools to facilitate tours of manufacturers, Oct. 16 – 20, during the 5th annual Advancing the Future event. The public event, coordinated by area manufacturers, is designed to showcase manufacturing advancement and educate participants about the industry’s high-demand occupations. WLC […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of October 2017

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for October 2017.

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October Student of the Month: Zach Sherwood

What is your background?: I was born and raised in Benton County in a small development about four minutes away from the town of Norway. I grew up with my mom and dad, Chad and Kris Sherwood, and my younger brother Keaton. I went to Benton Community High School and graduated in 2014. What brought […]

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Abilities in Action Conference and Expo Set for Oct. 11

Conference Focuses on Caring for Individuals with Disabilities CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (October 4, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College will host a one-day, professional conference for human service and healthcare providers who support individuals with disabilities on Wednesday, October 11. The 14th annual Abilities in Action Conference & Expo will take place in a new location – Kirkwood’s […]

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Corridor Community Approves Kirkwood Bond Issue

A rendering of Iowa Hall where the new student center will be located $60 million measure passes with super majority following September 12 vote CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 15, 2017)-On September 12, 69 percent of voters in Kirkwood Community College’s service area approved a 25-cent per $1,000 valuation bond issue which will generate $60 million to […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of September 2017

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for September 2017.

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