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Kirkwood Offers Pets “Shelter from the Storm”

Hundreds of animals and volunteers converge on C.R. campus to aid animal refugees –By Kathy Kaiser, Kirkwood News Service During a disastrous flood that seemed to be of Biblical proportions, it might be fitting to have a collection of animals resembling Noah’s Ark. A dedicated team at Kirkwood Community College has taken in hundreds of […]

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Kirkwood Students Aid Parkersburg School

Turfgrass team helps bring battered athletic field back On June 9 and 10 the Kirkwood Community College Turf Management student team partnered with the Iowa Sports Turf Managers Association (ISTMA) to help with clean-up efforts in Parkersburg. Both alumni and current students traveled north to assist the town in fixing the damage that was done […]

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Update: Kirkwood Classes Resume Thursday

Classes resume June 19; college offices & services still open Kirkwood Community College credit classes will resume on Thursday, June 19. Classes will open at all locations but the Kirkwood Vinton Center. Kirkwood classes have been canceled for Tuesday and Wednesday, June 17-18. Most college offices and support services ARE open and continue to serve […]

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AgrowKnowledge Honors “Educators of Vision”

First annual awards note Kirkwood Ag Dean, Dept. of Ed Leader As AgrowKnowledge concludes one phase as a national center and enters the new phase of becoming a national resource center, we honor two individuals as our first recipients of the AgrowKnowledge Educator of Vision award. Jerry Bolton, Dean of Agri-Science, Kirkwood Community College. Without […]

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Alliant Energy Grant will Boost Tech Education

Technology support will aid Project Lead the Way from new Monticello facility Young people in eight area school districts will soon have a much firmer grasp on science, engineering and other technical fields, thanks to a computer lab supported by Alliant Energy. A grant of just over $21,000 from the regional utility will aid in […]

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Kirkwood Media, Heritage Agency Win Video Award

“85” documentary reveals challenges of Medicaid case workers in Iowa A documentary produced by Kirkwood Community College Media Services and the Heritage Area Agency on Aging has been awarded a 2008 Telly Award. The 2008 Telly Awards competition honors local and regional cable television programs and video and film productions. The Kirkwood-produced documentary entitled “85” […]

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