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Student Receives Prestigious Technology Award

Kirkwood student Michael Sammons (third from left) with League President and CEO, Dr. Rufus Glasper (left), and two other award recipients CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (November 29, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College Energy Production and Distribution student Michael Sammons has been awarded a 2016 Terry O’Banion Student Technology Award from the League for Innovation in the Community College. […]

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Kirkwood Students Awarded Scholarships from Grainger

From left to right: Joshua Bowman, Greg Sindt and Sean Bohannon Tools for Tomorrow scholarships support skilled trades and public safety CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (November 21, 2016)-Kirkwood Industrial Technologies students Sean Bohannon and Joshua Bowman were each awarded a $2,000 Grainger Tools for Tomorrow scholarship by Grainger, a local distributor of facilities maintenance supplies. Grainger partners with […]

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Kirkwood Awarded Nearly $800,000 for STEM Education

Kirkwood chemistry students Funds from National Science Foundation to be used to support STEM programs CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (November 14, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College has been awarded funds from five programs at the National Science Foundation (NSF) totaling $781,470. The money will be used to support programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. All […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of November 2016

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for November 2016.

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Kirkwood to Celebrate International Week Nov. 14-18

A display from the 2015 International Showcase CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (November 9, 2016)-Kirkwood Community College will be celebrating International Week from Nov. 14-18 on Kirkwood’s campuses in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City. Various events are scheduled during the annual weeklong celebration to promote the importance of international education. According to Dawn Wood, director of International […]

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“The 1940’s Radio Hour” Opens Theatre Season

Kirkwood’s first-ever radio theatre production Kirkwood kicks off its performing arts series for the 2016-2017 school year with a radio theatre production called “The 1940’s Radio Hour”, a musical written by Walton Jones. The musical is set for four performances, Nov. 3-6, Ballantyne Auditorium. Show times Thursday, Friday and Saturday are at 7:30 p.m. and a […]

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