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Event to Promote Local Transportation Industry Careers

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (June 11, 2018)–Kirkwood Community College will hold the first ever Rollin’ Rally on Saturday, June 23. The goal of the event is to build awareness and promote careers within the local transportation industry. A part of the 2018 Freedom Festival, the Rollin’ Rally will feature various activities for children and their families […]

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June Student of the Month: Lauren Kuch

What is your background?: My hometown is Cedar Rapids and I went to Prairie High School. My parents are Jeff and Diane, and I have one older sister, Katie, who graduated from UNI a year ago. What brought you to Kirkwood and why?: I came to Kirkwood because it was a great place to start […]

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The Eagle Update for the Month of May 2018

A look at the top stories at Kirkwood Community College for May 2018.

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Second Annual All Stars of ICR Luncheon Set for May 24

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (May 10, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College will hold the second annual workforce All Stars of ICR Luncheon on Thursday, May 24. The event honoring young people making an impact in Eastern Iowa’s key industries, brings occupations with shortages to the forefront in an effort to grow talent pipelines. Since 2011 the college has […]

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May Student of the Month: Morgan Zebuhr

What is your background?: I graduated from Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School in 2016, and also a native of the Cedar Rapids. I am the oldest of three blond-haired girls, all of which are graduating this May: Taylor from eighth grade, Paige from high school, and me, from Kirkwood. My two parents, Curt and Christina, […]

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Kirkwood Camps Introduce Area Kids to STEM Career Fields

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (May 9, 2018)—Kirkwood Interactive Camps for Kids (KICK) are back this summer with 100 new camp offerings for youth ages 8-15. More than 200 camps are available and are designed to introduce area children to STEM careers. According to the U.S. Commerce Department, employment in STEM occupations are expected to see an […]

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