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Kirkwood Marks Earth Day with Two Major Honors

The Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (April 18, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College recently received two major awards for promoting sustainability and environmentally-friendly practices across its campuses. The college has been given a Tree Campus USA designation for the seventh year in a row by the Arbor Day Foundation. The recognition […]

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Kirkwood Receives 2016 Tree Campus USA Recognition

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (February 20, 2017)–Kirkwood Community College has been recognized with 2016 Tree Campus USA® recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management. This is the sixth time the college has received the honor. Tree Campus USA is a national program created in 2008 by the Arbor Day […]

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Kirkwood Receives Honor from Arbor Day Foundation

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (March 31, 2016)–Kirkwood Community College has been given a 2015 Tree Campus USA recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management. This is the fifth year in a row that Kirkwood has received the designation. Kirkwood Associate Vice President of Facilities and Security Tom Kaldenberg regards […]

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New Trees Help Offset Carbon Footprint

College will plant 28 trees in Arbor Day Celebration In two separate plantings, students and staff at Kirkwood Community College will plant trees in two different areas of the Cedar Rapids campus on Arbor Day, April 29. Thirteen trees will be planted at The Kirkwood Center at 10 a.m., with 15 more trees being planted […]

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