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Health 411 Conference Set for August 3

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 23, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College’s Health 411: A Conference for Health Professionals will take place Friday, August 3. The one-day event will focus on service animals in the workplace, human trafficking, mental health issues and artificial intelligence. “This conference allows area healthcare providers to get a better grasp on trending topics that […]

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The Eagle Update for the Month of July 2018

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

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Training to Fill Pressing Corridor Workforce Need

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 17, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College will offer a Business Professional Certificate with a free 16-week training intended to help students build technical and interpersonal skills for business careers. The program was designed in partnership with area employers needing qualified candidates. It is targeted to persons who are low-skill, low-income, unemployed, underemployed or […]

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‘MasterChef’ Contestants to Host Dinner at Culinary Kitchen

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 16, 2018)–”MasterChef” contestants Matthew Houck and Cesar Cano will host a special dinner at the Kirkwood Culinary Kitchen at NewBo City Market on Friday, July 21. The dinner, which includes an eight-course menu, will give guests an opportunity to taste several unique small-plate dishes. Various menu items will be sourced from […]

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July Student of the Month: Leesie Braswell

What is your background?: I’m from Victor, Iowa and I attended HLV high school. I have one older brother and a younger sister. Out of everyone in my family, I am the first one to go to college. What brought you to Kirkwood and why?: I already have an AAS degree from Iowa Lakes Community […]

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Kirkwood to Host Iowa Water Quality Conferences

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (June 18, 2018)–Kirkwood Community College will host the Annual Water Conference on June 25 – 26, and the Annual Wastewater Conference on July 30 – 31, at the Kirkwood Continuing Education and Training Center. The conferences bring together industry leaders to focus on water quality and protection. Additionally, attendees may renew licenses […]

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